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Spying on the United Nations is one tradition that the State Department should let die out.
American assessments of foreign leaders make up the juiciest parts of the latest WikiLeaks document dump.
The first step to disarmament is simply to impede expansion of nuclear facilities.
WikiLeaks gossip revelations poised to outrage the diplomatic world.
Will the next Mexican leader make a pact with drug traffickers?
With pressure to slash the 1.3 trillion-dollar federal deficit rising sharply, the public debate over whether to exempt the Pentagon from such cuts is moving rapidly toward centre-stage.
Is the graying of the planet actually a greater threat than resource depletion?
A Democratic vote which most Republicans actually don't want to vote no on.
President Obama's signed executive order to close Guantanamo has gone nowhere -- nor have cases of those awaiting justice with the prison's walls.
A new book by Caleb Rossiter explores the roots of the U.S. tendency toward intervention overseas.