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Jon Queally, staff writer
Making note of Israel's existing, though undeclared, arsenal of nuclear weapons and pushing back against the steady stream of vitriol aimed at Iran amid ongoing negotiations over its civilian nuclear program, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday described the people of the United States and across the world as "too intelligent" to be...
Jon Queally, staff writer
New documents from the cache of files leaked by Edward Snowden show that New...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
As Iraqi government forces and Shia militias wage the largest counter-offensive...

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Talk about viral: Last weekend, over 200 million people in China watched a new, deeply personal, meticulously researched, $160,000 documentary about that country's calamitous pollution, which on its worst "airpocalypse" days is said to resemble an airport smoking lounge. Some view the impact of the film, released on the eve of the National People's Congress, as akin to China's "Silent Spring." Journalist and filmmaker Chai Jing hopes so: "This is how history will be made."