Italy arrests captain, crew member of deadly migrant boat2.
USS Theodore Roosevelt moving to Yemen to intercept any Iranian arms shipments3.
Koch brothers: We want Scott Walker for the GOP in 20164.
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleads guilty over threat to kill ex-employee5.
Anthony Doerr wins the Pulitzer Prize for fiction for All the Light We Cannot See
Into the limestone blizzard
Egyptian quarry workers face backbreaking, dangerous work for the promise of $7 a day
Game of Thrones recap
This week's episode pushes the HBO drama's characters to their moral and philosophical extremes
Missing the big story
If the past is any guide, the most influential facets of the 2016 race will go woefully undercovered
The case for private militaries
Mercenaries get a bad rap, but they may have a role to play in at least one kind of conflict
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Congress' capricious interest in foreign policy
Many lawmakers now argue that foreign policy is exclusively in the president's domain — except when it isn't
Fixing America's broken prisons
A bipartisan movement is challenging the idea that jailing millions of Americans makes the U.S. safer