By Hayes Brown on December 10, 2013
More than 400 have died in recent fighting between armed groups of Christians and Muslims, even as international forces race to stop them.
By Ben Armbruster on December 9, 2013
While President Obama said it would be "ideal" for Iran to "destroy every element" of its nuclear program, he said it's not a realistic option.
Former Vice President Dick Cheney doesn't like the recent agreement reached with Iran over its nuclear program. Why not? Obamacare.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
By Zack Beauchamp on December 8, 2013
Tensions between China and South Korea just escalated over a strategically valuable reef. That's bad news.
By Zack Beauchamp on December 5, 2013
"We're all moved by the fact that freedom is indivisible, convinced that the denial of the rights of one diminish the freedom of others."
Your guide to understanding why we don't do more to help the world's poorest.
By Kiley Kroh and Igor Volsky on December 5, 2013
What's behind the mass protests in Ukraine and why it matters.
By Travis Waldron on December 4, 2013
Brazil is increasing security efforts to allay concerns ahead of the World Cup -- but what will that mean for a country already plagued by police brutality once the tournament is over?
By Ben Armbruster on December 4, 2013
Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) thinks the United States should use tactical nuclear weapons on Iran if it decides to use military force against its nuclear program.
By Ken Gude, Guest Blogger on December 3, 2013
As Congress focuses on reducing spending, it routinely ignores the billions of dollars wasted keeping Guantanamo Bay open.