China's unfair trade practices have disadvantaged world markets, one sign of which is its disproportionately large trade imbalance with the U.S.
When an election winner takes 95 or 100 percent of the vote, it's less likely he's incredibly popular and more likely that the election was not free and fair.
More than 200 years ago, George Washington voluntarily gave up the office of the presidency of the United States. Find out why the speech he gave announcing his departure is still so important that it is read aloud every year in the Senate.
China benefited immensely from joining the World Trade Organization in 2001. However, in the years since, it has not made good on promises to open its markets, a condition of its entry.
Before nominees for Cabinet positions can start work, they have one important hurdle to clear: the Senate confirmation process.
People of Iran are telling their government they need better economic opportunities and more responsive governance. That's not the government's focus.
A new U.N. human rights report identifies continuing efforts by Iran's government to silence its own people and curb press freedom.
If you come to study in the U.S., you’ll find that this is the time of year when college students and other Americans become obsessed with March Madness.
Some of the world’s most dangerous places now have more regional peacekeepers in place thanks to the close relationship between the U.S. and the African Union.