Abu Zubaydah appeals for transfer from Guantanamo
Mike Scrafton Security, Asia China vs. America: the ultimate military showdown. Under what circumstances would Australia join in a war against China? RAND’s report War with China: Thinking Through the Unthinkable (WwC) illuminates the...Show More Summary
AP Photo/Michael Sohn U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte brought national shame after he made up a story about being robbed at gunpoint in the streets of Rio, which perpetuated the racially charged, violent imagery of Brazil and the rest of Latin America. Show More Summary
We must remember that the world has never been closer to eradicating this disease.
Across the West, establishment parties of the right and the left are being disrupted -- if not destroyed from the inside. Within such parties, the losers from globalization are finding champions of anti-globalization that are challenging the formal mainstream orthodoxy. Show More Summary
Regulator suspends licences for one TV and two radio stations, saying they had posed a risk to peace during election.
A major British train operator has rejected U.K. opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn’s account of a train journey in a bizarre twist in the Labour party’s leadership race. Earlier in August, footage of Corbyn on a train shot by a member of his campaign team was covered in The Guardian. Show More Summary
South Africa's Caster Semenya takes 800m gold, overshadowing past speculation about "being different".
Best Defense is in summer reruns. Here is an item that originally ran on June 9, 2016.
Ramen noodles have replaced tobacco as the most popular form of currency among U.S. state prisoners, according to a study published on Monday. Even in prisons where cigarettes have been banned, inmates value the wheat noodles more than...Show More Summary
Piotr Malachowski said that "fate gave me a chance to increase the value of my ‘silver’" by helping the 3-year-old with eye cancer
Military says Boko Haram leader, who's death has been prematurely reported before, "fatally wounded"
New Zealand was once a pioneer of the social welfare state, but now one in every 100 New Zealanders are homeless.
We look at how the media giant applies its influence across Latin American news outlets and current events.
Top General Skeptical Over Russian Deal; Kurds in New Fight; And Lots More
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven has warned that the UK cutting corporate tax post-Brexit could lead to harder negotiations, provoking a cold response from Downing Street and outrage from a number of Conservative MPs. Raoul Ruparel looks at how the UK compares to other EU states in this area. Show More Summary
New UNICEF report indicates most of the unaccompanied minors apprehended do not have access to legal representation.
WikiLeaks' global crusade to expose government secrets is causing collateral damage to the privacy of hundreds of innocent people, including survivors of sexual abuse, sick children, and the mentally ill, the AP has found. In the past year alone, the radical transparency group has published medical files belonging to scores...
The UN and the US have both expressed concern over the extrajudicial killings of alleged drug dealers.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has approved decision on suspension of Russia from the games over a doping programme.