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Aug 1, 2014
12:52 am
Think the crisis in Ukraine is bad? It’s just another day in the life of the Russian president.
Aug 1, 2014
12:52 am
Human brain project 07 31 2014
Dissenters are threatening to boycott a $1.6 billion attempt to simulate the brain’s workings.
Jul 31, 2014
12:29 pm
Afghanistan reconstruction
Think things are bad? You don’t know the half of it.
Jul 31, 2014
12:47 am
Indonesia bali dead dogs
Here’s why.
Jul 31, 2014
1:08 pm
Gaza market attack july 30 2014
It's day 24 of the latest eruption of violence between Israel and Hamas. As the world debates it all, what are those on the ground saying?
Jul 31, 2014
12:47 am
Tanks Gaza border
The few residents left in Israel's borderlands say that though the deaths in Gaza are shocking, the threat they themselves face is still real.
Jul 31, 2014
4:12 pm
Taiwan gas explosion aug. 1 2014
Authorities received calls from residents in Kaohsiung's Cianjhen district about suspected gas leaks late Thursday, which triggered a series of explosions.
Jul 28, 2014
10:05 am
Gaza july 31 2014
More than 1,300 people have lost their lives in less than four weeks.
Jul 30, 2014
3:30 pm
Gaza graphic 95
More and more of the region's governments are yanking their ambassadors out of Israel in protest.
Jul 30, 2014
11:48 am
Libya 28 gunman
What began as a promising Arab Spring protest movement is now a violent disaster, and the oil-rich nation is rapidly becoming a failed state.
Jul 31, 2014
1:53 pm
Oilimportsusa
The fuel trade fuels a lot more than just trade.
Jul 30, 2014
3:52 pm
Ukraine 07 30 2014
New US and EU sanctions may hurt Russia, but experts believe they probably won’t work.
Jul 30, 2014
12:32 pm
putinGlobalconfidence
Most people don't think Putin will do the right thing. Like, ever.
Need to Know, Russia
Jul 31, 2014
11:20 am
Highway dog
If the news has you feeling down about the human species, this video might help.
Jul 31, 2014
8:15 am
Aids photo2
Highlights from this year's 20th International AIDS conference, themed 'Stepping up the Pace' against HIV, via Storify.
Jul 31, 2014
8:16 am
Libya Commentary 72814
Commentary: The US ideal of democracy is fading as rival warlords and rogue militias wreak havoc across the Libya.
Jul 30, 2014
12:33 am
Baghdad's stunt drivers
Islamic State? What Islamic State? Who?
Jul 30, 2014
12:33 am
Us prisoners
When Navneet Verma got an order for sodium thiopental, he says he had no idea it would be used to execute people.
Jul 29, 2014
1:10 pm
Ebolaawarenessfinal2
Distrust of Western medicine is fast becoming one of the biggest problems in dealing with the recent Ebola outbreak.
Jul 30, 2014
6:03 am
Us nuclear tests marshall islands
Meanwhile, it's cutting back on nonproliferation funding to get rid of nuclear security dangers.
Jul 30, 2014
8:05 am
Mosquitonet
GlaxoSmithKline has applied to license the world’s first malaria vaccine and researchers in Tanzania have developed a new model for testing malaria drugs in Africa.
Jul 30, 2014
12:33 am
Espirito santo 07 28 2014
Debt, scandal, and losses look set to topple the powerful Espirito Santo empire — and threaten Europe's recovery from the euro zone crisis.
Jul 30, 2014
8:26 am
Camel milk 1
It's nutrient-rich, been said to help kids with autism and serves as an aphrodisiac in some cultures. What's not to love?
Jul 30, 2014
8:03 am
HumanitarianAid Commentary 72814
Commentary: An overwhelming number of crises means the international community cannot respond well.
Commentary, Rights