Obama may have canceled a summit, but when it comes to power politics there's only one master.
The U.S. has spent hundreds of millions fighting Yemen's terrorists. What did it buy, really?
How the United States and the Soviet Union tried to conceal the problem of radioactive leaks from underground nuclear tests.
How the Ryan Braun scandal explains Egyptian Revolution punditry.
Worried about how Edward Snowden will affect President Obama's visit to Russia next month? Moscow isn't.
Caroline Kennedy is hardly the first campaign bundler to be rewarded with a plum diplomatic position.
Naming Caroline Kennedy ambassador to Japan sends a terrible message about America.
The E.U. finally decided to designate Hezbollah a terrorist organization. Why won't the U.N.?
Why the United States needs to get out of the 'indispensable nation' business.
Will conflict in the Middle East trigger the next great power war?
Complain all you want. But Uncle Sam produces better journalism than most of you yahoos.
A former U.S. negotiator on resolving the impasse over Tehran's nuclear program.
Why is John Kerry shuttling around trying to kick-start a Middle East peace process that no one wants?
5 ways Edward Snowden can smuggle himself out of the Moscow airport.
The Obama administration is determined to find out.
What really happens when the national interest meets the water's edge.
Yes, Mr. Secretary, we get that you want to fix the Middle East. But remember that whole 'pivot' thing?
If you don't know where you are going, any road will take you there.
When it comes to trade, there's an easy way for small nations to compete.
India wants to "look east," but does it have the ships -- and strategic focus -- to be a military player in Asia?
Russia's our No. 1 enemy -- and Snowden's just the tip of the iceberg.