In much of the rich world, governments and central banks face twin challenges: sluggish economic growth and high inflation.
Two weeks ago, Fat Leonard, the convict at the center of one of the worst corruption scandals in Pentagon history slipped the confines of his house arrest and fled the country.
The current state of relations between the U.S. and Iran: two countries that seem to be simultaneously drifting toward proxy war and toward a diplomatic breakthrough.
India and Pakistan - two countries that make up 1/5 the world’s population - have much to celebrate, and much to worry about.
The world faces the possibility of a series of economic collapses that could destabilize the lives of millions of people.