October 4, 2019
The United States and Japan have agreed to a trade deal, but critics say the deal isn’t as good as what it replaced.
October 2, 2019
An outbreak of a lung illness linked to vaping is raising the pressure on countries to rein in the booming e-cigarette industry.
September 20, 2019
The president is in the difficult position of either backing down in the face of Iranian threats and suspected attacks or escalating the conflict in ways he clearly wants to avoid.
September 25, 2019
Iran’s president used his UN address to dispel notions about ramped-up diplomacy with the United States or fundamental changes to Iranian actions in the Persian Gulf.
September 5, 2019
President Trump has threatened to make U.S. companies leave China. Can he do that?
August 28, 2019
The United Kingdom is set to crash out of the European Union on October 31 without an arrangement for what comes next.
August 15, 2019
Long-standing financial troubles and drought in Zimbabwe have pushed millions to the brink of starvation.
August 14, 2019
U.S. officials say that they are close to reaching a deal with the Taliban, but peace in Afghanistan would still not be guaranteed.
August 6, 2019
The latest mass shootings have prompted calls for more vigorous action by U.S. counterterrorism authorities, but the target is elusive.
August 5, 2019
The global tech industry and U.S. interests in Asia could suffer if the dispute isn’t resolved soon.