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In August, Governor Paul LePage of Maine launched a diatribe at a man who’d asked him about a spate of drug problems in the state.“I don’t...
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Donald Trump sniffled and sucked down water. He bragged about not paying federal taxes—“That makes me smarter.” He bragged about bragging...
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Two doctors confronted the president of the Islamic Republic about its role in propping up a dictator. They
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Credit ratings agency Moody’s has downgraded Turkey’s sovereign credit rating to
Moody’s decreased Turkey’s credit rating to “junk” level with a decision late on Sept. 23, despite its former decision after the bloody...
UNITED NATIONS - The latest and fifth straw poll for the selection of the next United Nations secretary-general again placed António Guterres
By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday -October 1 marks the beginning of the week-long National Day holidays, one of the most
When I say asking for evidence about the role of Gülenists in the failed coup amounts to insulting Turkey, I am not talking about the
Turkish women take to the streets to denounce conservative pressures after a young nurse is assaulted on a public bus for
Having been living in China for 10 years, seven of those 10 years spent in one of the top Chinese universities, I believe China’s education...
WHY do some states progress rapidly while others don’t? Economists lack robust answers. One can identify economic policies which seem sensible,...
I HAVE become an admirer of Pope Francis. In a world where Muslims are profiled and shunned as terrorists, he embraces them, and even washes the...
Last week, I was very lucky. Some friends of mine in a local nature conservation group were doing a night survey on singing crickets and
What We’re FollowingPitched Battle: The first U.S. presidential debate of the 2016 general election begins tonight at 9 p.m. ET. Our politics...
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MEDICAL humanitarians are those who selflessly toil in trying humanitarian situations to provide much-needed medical aid to affected
NEWS BRIEF The U.S. Department of Justice awarded Monday more than 100 police departments across the country with money to help pay for
The Russian leader's domestic and geopolitical ambitions play out in worsening
Saudi Arabia's exclusion from a religious conference has Vladimir Putin's fingerprints all
Credit creation far exceeds its long-term trend. Historically, that's not a
Studies show low-skilled arrivals do decrease wages, but mainly for
NEWS BRIEF Dee Gordon is not known as a home run hitter. He’s only knocked eight out of the park in more than 2,100 career at-bats. But on...
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Today in 5 LinesHillary Clinton and Donald Trump will go head-to-head in the first general-election debate, which will begin at 9 p.m. ET at...
Culture Minister Miri Regev has perfected a strategy of deliberately outraging Israeli audiences to boost her standing within
Associates of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fear that if Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wins the elections,
When you watch the candidates square off Monday, pay attention to what isn't
Improving roads, bridges, tunnels, ports and the electric grid would help get the country out of its
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The pubkic deserves a thoughtful discussion of trade, Syria and trade, not insults
Controversy has erupted in Iran over mysterious reports of a secret US letter to Iran on engagement to solve the crisis
The party's factions talk of purging each other. They should be pursuing mutual
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NEWS BRIEF The war lasted nearly 60 years and killed a quarter-of-a million people. Thousands were kidnapped, and more were injured by
When Arab-Israeli actors read a poem and held hands in a show of unity at Israel’s Academy Awards, a protesting Culture Minister Miri Regev...
Everyone agrees that if the coup attempt on July 15 had succeeded, Turkey’s economy would have gone into
Jennifer Lynn McCoy, Georgia State University On Sept. 26, 2016, the Colombian government and the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia...
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Former European Commissioner Frits Bolkestein once said Turkey was too big, too poor and too different to become a full member of the
FROM its inception, the MQM has remained an enigma both to its hardcore supporters and sworn enemies. Starting off as a small group