The real target of the fishy Iranian "plot" could be the U.S.-Iranian relationship itself -- and that would be a sorry miscalculation.
Although many challenges lie ahead, Ennahda's victory in Tunisia shows that the country is starting to work like a real democracy.
A bipartisan group of senators is finally getting the message on U.S. bases overseas.
One man's campaign to broadcast the workings of the World Bank.
Kenya's invasion of Somalia, with U.S. support, is as ill-advised as the last time a U.S. ally tried to remake the fractured country by force.
A new book looks at the history and current importance of the sanctuary movement.
What lies beneath the rare earth metals that the world so covets?
A Mexican politician is taking his call for a more balanced U.S.-Mexican relationship straight to Washington.
Al-Qaeda is having a near-death experience, so why is the Obama administration opening a new front against terrorism in Africa?
In response to popular pressures, the Algerian regime is making gestures toward reform. But the real problem is the regime itself.