For some women in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State offers something no one else has given them before: power.
A new documentary offers a James Bond-like look at the trials and tribulations of globetrotting human rights investigators.
How fighting back against one arcane, Nixon-era trade negotiating procedure could put a stop to a global corporate coup.
In the fourth winter since the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan, many of the displaced residents are still in limbo.
As one cold war thaws, another refreezes.
Guatemala's Constitutional Court undid its historic genocide ruling in 2013. The trial is set to resume on January 5, but faces last-ditch efforts to derail it.
A proposed dam on the Mekong River would provide energy for the region, but at a significant environmental cost.
Delay and denial are standard operating procedures when it comes to how the government cares for vets. Here's why.
Supporters of normalizing relations with Cuba have lost many battles in Washington, but this is a clear victory.
The proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership is bad news for workers and worse news for women.