How the obscenely rich are becoming the new dictators of the 21st century.
Forty years after the Arab oil embargo, new technologies are dramatically reshaping the geopolitics of the Middle East.
Russia's decision to charge environmental activists with piracy sets an ominous precedent.
Did the killing of the U.S. ambassador a year ago cast a curse on the city he loved?
Shale is the new peak oil, and that's why Saudi Arabia still rules global energy markets.
China just passed the United States as the world's leading oil importer. America should be happy to be No. 2.
Ordinary Americans are about to find out why they call it the “resource curse.”
The more things change in Saudi Arabia, the more they remain the same.
Moving away from fossil fuels could be devastating for some of the world's poorest countries.
Why Algeria doesn't talk to terrorists -- even if that means killing hostages.
Sorry, Tom Friedman, higher oil prices don't always mean lower levels of democracy.
As sanctions bite, some of Iran's leaders are signaling a willingness to come back to the negotiating table.
This Hanukkah, Israel doesn't have to worry about running out of oil.
Longing for the days of Kim Jong Il? Maybe it's time to transfer your affections to the delusional dictator of Equatorial Guinea.
How ExxonMobil's God Pod beat Iraq's oil chieftains at their own game.
The spirit of rebellion continues to simmer in the Middle East and North Africa. But you won’t see much about it in the headlines.
The Chinese purchase of a Canadian oil company is something U.S. officials should welcome, not fear.
Make no mistake: Hugo Chávez's victory in Sunday's election marks another step in the erosion of Venezuela's democratic institutions.
Some say the sanctions against Tehran are working. But wasn't the Iranian economy already a basket case?