by Josh Israel Posted on January 19, 2014 Updated: January 19, 2014
Three U.S. lawmakers said Sunday that they have serious concerns about the security of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on January 8, 2014
What if it's not marijuana that's helping terrorists commit murder, but rather illegal marijuana?
by Hayes Brown Posted on December 30, 2013 Updated: December 30, 2013
The second bombing in two days ripped into a Southern Russian city on Monday, raising concerns about security ahead of Sochi.
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by Posted on December 3, 2013
As Congress focuses on reducing spending, it routinely ignores the billions of dollars wasted keeping Guantanamo Bay open.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on November 22, 2013
Why, 50 years after JFK, no American President has been assassinated -- and why the future may be grimmer than you'd think.
by Hayes Brown Posted on November 13, 2013
The State Department on Wednesday officially designated Nigerian group Boko Haram and splinter group Ansaru to the official list of foreign terrorist organizations.
by Hayes Brown Posted on October 17, 2013
Despite the Security Council's goals of upholding international peace and security, some of its newest members haven't had the most success in that field.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on September 27, 2013 Updated: September 27, 2013
Showtime's 'Homeland' took a dive last season, but it can correct course this year. Here are five ideas for improving the show--and a sense of how well 'Homeland' is doing through the first two episodes.
by Posted on September 22, 2013 Updated: September 22, 2013
The attack is intended to provoke a violent backlash against ethnic Somalis by the Kenyan government.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on September 16, 2013
By a 24 point margin, Boston residents oppose the death penalty for a man who terrorized their city last April along with his deceased brother.