Can the US accept allies as equals?
Germans are outraged by reports that American spies may have been working inside their security services.
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Saturday Jul 19
Outrage over massacre of innocents
Members of the public view floral tributes adorning the entrance to Schiphol Airport on July 18, 2014 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Max Hastings: This lying brute who has to be shackled
News of the destruction of Flight MH17 and the appalling murder of 298 people gave Russia's president Vladimir Putin a chance to step back from a precipice.
Some words about "Star Wars"
I'm writing this short piece more or less as a commentary on the various news releases now issued in advance of "Star Wars Episode VII ," the forthcoming Star Wars motion picture.
Malaysia plane downed by top Russian export
The downing of a Malaysian Boeing 777 over Ukraine by suspected separatists using a Russian-made "Buk" surface-to-air missile, or SAM, is a grim reminder of a Cold War truism.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
the List: 10 cool movies to beat the summer heat
Morgan Freeman narrates this gorgeous, award-winning French nature documentary. 2. 'Ice Station Zebra' : Want to chill? Then bring back the Cold War in this vintage thriller.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Jailed dictator Noriega sues over role in Call of Duty
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega has declared war in court over his unsanctioned role as a bad guy in hit military-themed video game Call of Duty.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Daily Star
US in South Asia: Declining influence
THE US' influence in South Asia is fast diminishing and this trend is likely to continue deep into the future.
Syfy's 'Ascension' sets a space opera in the present day
Syfy's forthcoming series "Ascension" has a very intriguing speculative-fiction premise and also a novel twist that's unusual for shows set in space: It takes place in the present day.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
House Foreign Affairs Chairmain: Overhaul Pro-Freedom Broadcasting
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce has called for a complete overhaul of the U.S. government agency that oversees civilian broadcasting abroad, saying the current Broadcasting Board of Governors is effectively "defunct" and "real change" is needed to send American voices of freedom to not-so-free peoples.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Our Opinion: First, do no harm
Democrats and Republicans alike are, if polls are to be believed, linked in their unhappiness with the foreign policy of President Obama.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The Janesville Gazette
Royce Kingsley DeBow, Jr., Delavan, WI
Royce Kingsley DeBow, Jr., age 49, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 10, 2014, at home in Delavan, WI.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Emmys 2014: 'The Americans' snub for Season 2 is nearly treasonous
There were plenty of snubs when the 2014 Emmy Award nominations were announced on Thursday .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Bad Things Happen in an Instant, But Good News Takes Time
Journalists do a bad job telling you about what's really changing in the world because we miss the stories that happen slowly.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Cold War-era telephone lines snag N.W.T. moose, caribou
A set of moose antlers tangled in telephone wires found at Mile 170 on the Canol Trail.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Bungling Toward Oblivion -- A Letter to My Friends in Russia
During the nineties, my profession afforded me the opportunity to visit Russia seven times.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
'The Zhivago Affair': The cultural Cold War
For many people, the term "Cold War" holds little relevance today, so it's difficult to imagine how the publication of a single novel in 1957 could create a major international controversy.
James Poulos: Whither the interventionists?
According to the first, America had won - and all we had to do was sit back and enjoy the "peace dividend."
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Cinema Blend News
Netflix Is Purging Dr. Strangelove, Chinatown And Many More Multi-Genre Classics In July
While some people prefer to rag on Netflix for their fluctuating streaming catalog, I'm rather fond of it on most occasions.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
We are all Russians now
His journey when Kruschev reached out to him in the aftermath of the crisis, seeking to find common ground through a personal relationship.