On nuclear anxiety, social activism, and the history of the Muslim Brotherhood
The two most high-profile, hiding-in-plain sight figures at Wikileaks now claim to be helping the high-profile, on-the-lam NSA leaker on his apparent quest to seek asylum in Iceland. But Glenn Greenwald, Snowden's defacto spokesperson, denies that Wikileaks is involved at all. Assange, it appears, might just be trying to make leakers cool again.
Updates from what the prime minister calls Japan's "worst crisis since World War II"
Piecing together patchy reports with general information about nuclear technology
There were small, peaceful protests in the east but the capital was quiet
Fear of the International Criminal Court are making him dig in, says Berlusconi
State Department spokesman compares real tsunami to metaphorical one in Mid-East
Japan made its building codes more stringent in the wake of the 1995 Kobe earthquake
Tsunami warnings have been issued throughout the Pacific
The secretary of state will visit Egypt, Tunisia and meet with Libyan rebels
We thought we'd put things into perspective
U.S. intelligence adviser concludes the Libyan regme "is in this for the long haul"
Originally, the markets weren't taking the demonstrations seriously
Coffee yields in Latin America are steadily falling, reports the Times. So we did some digging
Paris's diplomatic recognition of Libyan rebels could pave the way for NATO action
ElBaradei announced he plans to run, but what are his chances of winning?
Squatters seize a Qaddafi London mansion; Hollywood shuns Qaddafi movie money
On Thursday the Tibetan spiritual leader announced he's relinquishing his political power
On Wednesday, Kuwaiti women received more rights and a Saudi prince questioned the ban on women driving
Amidst protests in region, King Mohammed VI gets proactive
Don't bring a pocket knife, drink, or engage in "lewd" behavior.
Four diplomats allegedly traded government documents for sex with a Chinese woman
In 2008, he said he'd intervene if there was a "moral obligation." Does Libya qualify?
The relationship between the Libyan government and foreign media is increasingly tense
The country's president says he'll nationalize the cocoa sector in a bid to maintain power
The International Women's Day protest in Tahrir Square incites male anger
The day has inspired female-only flights and Google's new Pegwoman
Hussein gave Rumsfeld the video in 1983 to prove Syria was committing atrocities
When's the last time that happened?
Reports conflict on the Libyan leader's willingness to start talks about stepping down
But diplomatic, military, and logistical obstacles to a no-fly zone remain
His affiliation with Jeffrey Epstein, the son of Qaddafi, and others is proving a liability
Misuse of funds, conflict of interest, embezzlement: is the blind-eye era over?
Libya may be capturing our attention, but the situation in Egypt remains unstable
The gunfire that erupted in Tripoli on Sunday provides a case in point
Famous soccer defender Kolo Toure fails his drug test, but not because of steroids...
Reuters uncovers the strange world of international arms sales
The regime made some pretty serious donations to the school, but it doesn't end there
Missing in Iran since 2007, the AP reports it knows he's alive but won't say how
Saif's controversial doctoral thesis acknowledges Harvard professor Joseph Nye
Cities on fault lines follow a long human trend having to do with biodiversity
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