Beijing lights a dangerous patriotic torch as the Olympic torch heads its way.
Bloggers are now calling for boycotts and stoking death threats over perceived insults from Westerners who have criticized China's human rights record ahead of this summer's Olympic Games.
But America may need to understand how the world has changed during the war and what different kind of leadership is now required.
The Anthropocene epoch would mark the period when humans became the predominant force over the Earth's environment.
With stepped up campaigning, Obama seeks to make inroads into Clinton's Hispanic support.
Presidential candidates cite intent to improve US stature, but retooling policies is complicated.