Historian Robert Dallek examines the beginnings of the cold war.
Twenty-eight years after its inception, why is Hezbollah the Middle East’s most formidable extra-state actor?
Meg Whitman, California GOP gubernatorial candidate, is alleged to have employed a housekeeper from 2000 to 2009 even though she knew the woman was in the US illegally. It's a political bombshell for Ms. Whitman. The politics of household employment and immigration have proved tricky before. Here are six prominent cases, plus the allegations against Whitman.
Monitor correspondent Scott Peterson offers readers a comprehensive understanding of Iran.
Is multiculturalism to blame for further alienating Muslims who live in Western countries?
How do you say goodbye to a once-in-a-lifetime friendship?
Shaquille O'Neal, who recently signed with the Boston Celtics, appealed to his new fans for a new nickname. One linguist says that sports nicknames are thriving thanks to heavy sports media coverage.
Boston Celtics said on Wednesday the four-time NBA champion Shaquille O'Neal has signed with the team. Shaq is back and bringing it to the Boston Celtics.