Sorry, Congress, America can't save Ukraine by selling it natural gas.
Beijing is spending hundreds of billions of dollars on defense, but no one quite knows what they're up to.
With civilian rape on the rise, the war on Congo's women comes painfully, pervasively home.
The SEC could help tackle corruption in resource-rich countries around the world -- but the oil industry is getting in the way.
In 1994, Ukraine and Russia made a deal: Nukes for sovereignty. Moscow took Kiev’s 1,900 nuclear weapons. Now, 20 years later, it wants to take its sovereignty.
Nearly a thousand scholars weigh in on Ukraine vs. Russia, trusting Syria, and how the Pentagon manages its money.
John Brennan took over the CIA after years working for Barack Obama. Now he's on the hot seat as lawmakers demand to know whether the CIA spied on Congress.
Russian threats of economic reprisals could hurt U.S. firms -- and Russia itself.
The Obama administration hoped global markets would punish Russia. It's not happening.
The most powerful rebel alliance in Syria -- the Islamic Front -- is on the verge of collapse.
Markets are spiking because of fears Putin will use energy as a weapon. Here's why he won't.
The top Marine Corps general is unpopular with his troops, damaged on Capitol Hill, and under investigation in the Pentagon. Can he really still lead?
Why some see further unrest in Venezuela as a threat to the Castros in Cuba.
Ukraine's new leaders took down a president. Can they rebuild their country?
How a president's son tried to help Hezbollah attack the United States.
African asylum-seekers are done keeping quiet about the Israeli government's failure to help them. But is anyone listening?
How tensions between South Korea and Japan are playing out in small towns across America.
With Kiev in flames, the West hopes sanctions will force the Ukrainian government to put down its guns.
Why the country George Orwell once skewered is finally embracing its non-native son.
A spike in Iran's oil exports raises fears Tehran will be less likely to cut a permanent nuclear deal.
But that doesn't mean a fusion reactor will be coming anytime soon.
Will China win its 65-year war with Taiwan -- without firing a shot?