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International

04/13/2014 - 8:31pm

    At the Korean War Veterans Memorial, an inscription reads: "Our nation honors her sons and daughters who answered the call to defend a country they never knew and a people they never met."

    It eloquently reflects the fact that few ordinary Americans - and probably not many members of Congress - could have...

04/07/2014 - 2:34am

    "A Dupont Circle neighbor said he seemed 'more like a nerd than a spy.'"

    "The rabbi of the South Bend, Ind., temple where he was bar mitzvahed described him as an 'outstanding scholar and your prototype all-American boy.'"

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04/07/2014 - 2:21am

    In January, superstar Chinese film director Zhang Yimou was fined the equivalent of $1.24 million for having three children in excess of the country's strict, so- called "one-child" family planning standards. It was a significant, possibly record fine, meant in theory to compensate the state for...

04/07/2014 - 2:20am

    We in the United States grow up celebrating ourselves as the world's most powerful nation, the world's richest nation, the world's freest and most blessed nation.

    Sure, technically Norwegians may be wealthier per capita, and the Japanese may live longer,...

04/07/2014 - 2:07am

    The change in European perceptions of Russia caused by its annexation of Crimea feels familiar: It reminds me of what happened to views of the United States after its decision to invade Iraq.

    As with Iraq, it isn't just disagreement with the particular military aggression that is changing ideas...

04/07/2014 - 2:03am

       It occurred to me the other day that the zealously pro-Israel billionaire Sheldon Adelson and Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, actually have one big thing in common. They are both trying to destroy Israel. Adelson is doing it by loving Israel to death and Khamenei by hating Israel...

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