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A rights group says migrant workers at the Sochi Olympic construction sites are exploited, the U.K. is the world's top land-grabber and Iran releases footage of...

What's in a Name?

The recent terrorist attack at a natural gas plant in Algeria--which, together with the counterstrike by Algiers, left 38 hostages and 29 militants dead--has...

Could the Iron Lady Have Handled the Euro Crisis?

Anyone who experienced the events depicted in The Iron Lady recalls the smells of that period. 1978 heralded the Winter of Discontent -- public-sector strikes...

How a Deal May Save the Euro But Not Preserve Europe

Dec. 9 is bittersweet for the Europe: at a summit in Brussels, its leaders struck a deal that might save its beleaguered currency, euro -- but at the expense...

William and Kate: Scenes From a Fairy Tale

On Nov. 16, 2010, just minutes after the announcement that Prince William would marry his longtime girlfriend Kate Middleton, British Prime Minister David...