Images of Japan's military strike commemorate lives lost 69 years ago today
A State Department official reports a gruesome attack on a Rio de Janeiro bus
A State Department official summarizes a crime committed by Nicaragua's corrupt FLSN regime
The rich relationship between Venezuela's Hugo Chavez and Nicaragua's Daniel Ortega.
An unexpectedly accomplished solider provides an assessment of a joint US-Mali training exercise.
Regime crony Zaw Zaw continues to expand his businesses in Burma
After a soccer match had to be halted amidst slurs directed at Jordan's queen's Palestinian heritage, the Jordanian king's muted reaction caused a stir.
A new soccer league promoted by the Burmese regime enjoys a successful launch.
Dishes for a holiday that—gasp—encourages you to fry stuff. Potato pancakes, beignets, and low-fat sweet potato fries.
Atlantic editors and writers share 22 favorite titles from a year in reading
A look at the five things we're most excited about watching, reading, browsing, and listening to this week
A Shia cleric comments on the U.S. presence in Iraq.
A description of the death of the Iraqi leader.
A Chinese research institute's unusual biometric device.
A Chinese official explains how GDP numbers are 'for reference only.'
Iran's martial arts masters are being pressured to act as enforcers and assassins, one claims.
Two sources describe the condition of the Kashgai people, a semi-nomadic Turkic minority in Iran.
The presidents of Columbia and Venezuela have a heated exchange at an event in Mexico.
Afghanistan's Minister of Interior (MoI) Hanif Atmar asks the U.S. press to keep quiet on an incident involving foreign contractors purchasing services from young boys
Braised brisket with root vegetables, duck with dried cherry sauce, and three healthier variations on traditional latkes