Regions / North America
By adding another type of bomber, the Air Force seeks to add another leg to the nuclear triad of land, sea, and air.
Hawkish highlights from Hillary Clinton's career.
It’s time to stop relying on human presidents.
There are rising concerns that the Ukraine crisis could lead to nuclear war between the U.S. and Russia.
The administration's push to ram massive new trade and investment deals through Congress is an unambiguous concession to corporate power.
Washington's support for Yemen's former dictatorship — and of Saudi efforts to sideline the country's nonviolent pro-democracy movement — helped create the current crisis.
An ill-advised American-supported Ethiopian invasion transformed Al-Shabab from a marginal player into a major force.
The Iran nuclear deal could provide momentum for a nuclear weapons-free Middle East — and eventually a nuclear-free world.
The road ahead for U.S.-Cuban relations is rocky, but at least it's new.
Obama's no peace president, but he's won important diplomatic victories. Will they survive the 2016 election?