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The U.S. Is Stockpiling Nuclear Arms, and the Cost Is Astonishing

We're spending $1.2 trillion on weapons that invariably make the world a more dangerous place.

A Beginner's Guide to the Unrecognized Villages of Israel

Thousands of Arab Bedouins in Israel's Negev desert are denied power, water, sewage, and roads by the state. And their villages are under constant threat of demolition.

While Clinching Deals With Communist China, Trump Cracks Down on Trade and Travel to Cuba

Between the new restrictions and the travel warning, Cuba's burgeoning private sector has already felt what Cubans call "the Trump effect."

Trump's New Blame Game

Fresh off an Asia trip where he showed surprising deference to dictators, Trump looks ready to start a renewed assault on critics at home.

VIDEO: Trump Is All in on the Philippine Drug War

Trump has lavished praised on Duterte's extrajudicial murders — and Duterte's envoy to the U.S. is developing a little project called Trump Tower Manila.

Islamic State: From Physical Caliphate to Virtual Jihad

The Islamic State is increasingly going on-line to ensure its survival.

The U.S. Military Is Still Doing Exactly What Bin Laden Wanted It To

After a high-profile embarrassment in Niger, the Pentagon is gearing up to deepen its already growing presence in Africa.

Corporate Self-Regulation Is a Global Crisis

When companies do business in a regulatory vacuum, they make their own rules. And from the U.S. to Zambia, many governments are only too happy to let them.

If Asia Leads on Climate, the World Will Follow

China and South Korea could be game changers on climate — and create a more peaceful region in the process.

VIDEO: The Greatest Threat to Both Koreas? Donald Trump's Mouth.

The president's over-the-top threats have made war seem like a real possibility. And war would be catastrophic.