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Emission targets proposed by the Obama administration are insufficient to avoid the worst consequences of climate change.
America's top ally in East Asia is bulking up its military, picking fights with its neighbors, and showing a blithe disregard for democracy.
The complex federal project of the EU has proven fragile in the absence of a strong external threat.
Before Obama's State of the Union address falls out of the news cycle, here are the foreign policy tidbits you need to remember.
Cheap oil is bankrupting the financial rationale for building the Keystone XL.
Gone are the days when the U.S. accounted for over 40 percent of the world's billionaires, with Western Europe and Japan making up most of the rest.
The case of activist Chen Guangcheng sheds light on how dependent American universities are becoming on tuition from Chinese students.
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
China's about-face on HFCs at the Sunnylands summit is a really big deal.
This week's summit between the presidents of the U.S. and China is being welcomed as a virtually unprecedented opportunity for each side.