Officials triumphed in Monday's return of everything from gold earrings to a sacred statue looted in the Iraq war. But they also said that 632 pieces returned last year have gone missing.
09/07/2010 06:02 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 09/03
In his new memoir, former British prime minister Tony Blair shares misgiving about the Iraq war – and catalogs his extensive struggles with then-finance minister Gordon Brown.
09/02/2010 04:10 pm
A challenge to a 2006 law banning state university-funded travel to countries the US deems sponsors of terrorism was struck down Tuesday. Florida-based international scholars say the decision will disrupt studies.
09/01/2010 08:56 pm
The tough economic sanctions set by President Obama against North Korea and its elite are a risky move, but they are set amid a new US strategy to stand up to China and its expanding influence in Asia.
08/31/2010 03:00 pm
Readers write in about Syria and comedy during tough times.
08/30/2010 10:01 am
Kurdish forces are receiving instruction at the Iraqi Army’s training center in what officials call a breakthrough aimed at easing tensions and securing Iraq's vulnerable border with Iran.
08/23/2010 03:44 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 08/18
After seven years of war, Iraqis are freer but feel embittered by the loss of life and halting progress in turning on the lights.
08/16/2010 01:04 pm
Israeli-Palestinian peace talks are likely to remain elusive after Israeli officials said they could reject the settlement freeze Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas listed as a necessary precondition for any negotiations.
08/16/2010 11:23 am