June 18, 2018
Despite President Trump's claims, a lot stands between North Korea's current economy and “the highest level of future development," explains AEI economist Nicholas Eberstadt.
June 13, 2018
After a glimpse of a diplomatic breakthrough, nationalists Macedonia and Greece dig into hard-line positions on a 'naming issue' that's driven them apart for decades.
June 11, 2018
Facing possible diplomatic impasse in Singapore, the U.S. considers 'unique' security guarantees aimed at making North Korea comfortable with denuclearization.
June 7, 2018
A team of Indian entrepreneurs wins the $1 million Women's Safety XPrize for a discreet device capable of sending emergency alerts and location info if a woman is attacked.
June 6, 2018
India pledges to eliminate single-use plastic by 2022, part of a major United Nations-led campaign to cut down on global plastic waste.
June 5, 2018
The U.N. condemns new U.S. immigration policies leading to migrant children being detained apart from their parents, and Guatemala digs out from a severe volcanic eruption.
June 4, 2018
On the one year anniversary of President Trump's withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on climate change, Republican Mayor Jim Brainard of Carmel, Indiana makes the conservative case for sticking with the deal.
June 1, 2018
A whirlwind week in European politics sees new governments in Italy and Spain, and the E.U. pledges a tough response to American steel and aluminum tariffs.
May 31, 2018
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo continues meetings with a top North Korean diplomat in New York, and the U.S. is set to impose steel and aluminum tariffs on the E.U., Canada and Mexico.
May 30, 2018
A top North Korean diplomat heads to New York for meetings with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and Ukraine fakes the death of a Russian journalist to help catch his assassin.
May 24, 2018
Dutch investigators pin blame on the Russian army for the shoot-down of MH17, Israel authorizes more settlements in the occupied Palestinian West Bank and the IAEA says Iran remains in compliance with a 2015 nuclear deal.
May 23, 2018
The World Health Organization says the coming weeks will be key in determining whether an Ebola outbreak in the Congo turns into a regional health crisis.
May 22, 2018
Russia's parliament passes a watered down counter-sanctions bill targeting the U.S., and North Korea prepares to demolish a nuclear test site in a ceremony for foreign reporters.
May 21, 2018
Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro secures another six years in office in a widely-criticized election in which two top opposition candidates were banned.