Autocrats and counterfeit democrats have perfected the art of rigging polls to stay in power — without breaking any laws.
Netanyahu came close to ordering airstrikes in 2010 — but was thwarted by his own security chiefs.
As state-backed companies' debts mount, China faces an inevitable slowdown.
Solar power is the world’s most promising clean energy solution, but governments must abandon outdated policies for it to succeed.
A decade of targeted assassinations has pushed the boundaries of Israel's laws and military ethics — and harmed its image across the globe.
C.S. Forester recognized that his fumbling half-hero was as much a tragic figure as the men whom he led, often to their deaths.
The alleged use of a “sound weapon” against U.S. Embassy officials in Cuba harks back to a Cold War medical mystery.
By the time I got to Cat Lo in mid-1970 the Navy was turning over all the American Swift Boats to the Vietnamese.
The Pentagon's secret plan to crowdsource intelligence from Afghan civilians turned out to be brilliant — too brilliant.
In India's contentious politics, it's impossible to avoid the smell of cash.
In sum, he basically was the first commander to get things right in Iraq.
The Soviet leader is remembered as the man who killed a superpower. But Gorbachev’s gambit on reforms could have worked -- if only he wasn't betrayed by the Communist Party.