Americans are still willing to forgive the NSA's intrusions, but are U.S. friends abroad?
5 pioneers of social media, from before social media was an annoying buzzword.
From Miley Cyrus to Arcade Fire, how the disco beats of Berlin conquered the world.
Spain’s economy might technically be growing again, but most people are still feeling the squeeze.
Bosnia's current constitution leaves some people unrepresented. It's time to move away from ethnicity and toward citizenship.
From Senegal to St. Louis, the world wastes an astonishing amount of food every year. So why is it so hard to cut down on leftovers, save the environment, and feed the hungry?
A visit with Jon Gnarr, the 'best' politician in Reykjavik.
Want to topple an autocrat? Street demonstrations are just one tool among many.
How politics and fear threaten a new global effort to combat terrorist recruitment.
The British Commonwealth is stirring up unaccustomed controversy -- and that's a good thing.
International election monitors are devaluing their verdicts for political reasons. It's time to stop.
Can Angela Merkel keep the German economy humming and reverse dangerous income inequality?
How Germany's staid, go-slow chancellor is changing Europe forever.
The story of an Italian shipwreck -- in photos.
Turkey won't be able to achieve a healthy democracy unless it allows for a greater diversity of political representation.
France's president was quick to promise military intervention in Syria. But will his country follow him into the fray?
What we can learn from one of the most brilliant deceptions of World War II.
Why Gibraltar is the most important part of England since the Royal Baby.
Whose bright idea was it to make a cop drama that's one part murder mystery, two parts The Hague?
Why there's absolutely no reason you should care about the royal baby, unless you're British. And even then, probably not.
Hundreds are joining the fight against Assad. Will they return as terrorists?