Russia's balmy weather could be a sign of things to come, a new study says. We're running out of places cold enough to host the Games.
The Communist Party's multimillion-dollar plan to develop the world’s next tech hub.
The late child star represented America as nationalism swept Africa and the Iron Curtain fell.
A new study reveals that the farther African migrants move, the more they increase exports in their home countries.
The jihadist-influenced militancy nurtured by the civil war appears to be spreading—just as diplomacy in Geneva falters.
Can Russia reclaim its former Olympic glory?
More than 200 years ago, the Jesuits—the order Pope Francis belongs to—found out.
But his proposed name change won't solve the country's underlying problems.
"Nice job @IOC giving Russia the Winter Games. Might as well let Cleveland host a Super Bowl."
Forced to give up her child for adoption as a teenager, the woman who inspired the Oscar-nominated film starring Judi Dench talks about forgiveness and keeping her faith.
The right way to use the most misunderstood analogy in U.S. foreign policy
How language brings us together—and drives us apart.
The short answer: No. So why is one committee trying?
The country is experimenting with "sports selection at the molecular genetic level."
What gives Richard Cohen confidence that his sweeping foreign-policy pronouncements are correct?
Developing countries used to be sources of stability for the global economy. Now they're its biggest threat.
There are advantages to having your political and cultural capitals in the same city.
Why the country's political crisis will persist, even if the protesters win.
Most people are socialized not to sleep when their bodies naturally want to. A small town in Germany wants to change that.
As many developing countries face the beginning of a potentially long currency crisis, let's not forget how far they've come—and will still go—toward democracy, freedom, and rising affluence.