Topic: Duke University
North Korea is seen as an unpredictable 'spoiled child.' Iran is seen as a rational but aggressive nation. Each have nuclear programs, but pose unique problems for US security.
12/12/2010 11:15 am
As troops in war zones become accustomed to directing civil society, rather than the other way around, and are lauded at home, concern rises within the military that some are coming to see themselves as 'warrior kings.' For Veterans Day, a closer look at this worry.
11/10/2010 02:55 pm
His home in foreclosure, Jack Stenner opened the empty property to virtual squatters in an eerie art installation.
11/09/2010 04:01 pm
Al Qaeda now hails Army Maj. Nidal Hasan, suspect in the Fort Hood shooting, as a 'trailblazer' for how to attack the US. Some analysts say that praise points up the group's organizational weakness.
10/19/2010 02:35 pm
German leader Angela Merkel bluntly says the 40-year experiment to integrate Turks and Germans has failed. But she's not abandoning the idea of assimilating immigrants in Germany. And neither should other countries, including the United States.
10/18/2010 04:59 pm
The suicide of Rutgers student Tyler Clementi has brought more attention to cyberbullying. A new study examines the scale of cyberbullying among US teens.
10/08/2010 03:22 pm
Android, the mobile operating system developed by Google, is an open-source platform. But some researchers are questioning how safe Android really is.
09/30/2010 04:10 pm
Obama will fulfill a deal with his publisher by bringing out a children's book this fall.
09/14/2010 12:17 pm
One legacy of public housing cuts is the spread of street gang turf battles to new pockets of the city. Gang violence contributed to a high-crime summer.
08/30/2010 03:16 pm
Some opposition to the so-called Ground Zero mosque reflects concerns for those who lost family in the 9/11 attacks. But many opponents appear uncomfortable with the very idea of Islam. If their opposition succeeds, the chances of what they fear most -- more militant American Muslims -- could increase, critics say.
08/20/2010 01:43 pm