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Remarkably unremarkable: Rouhani's UN visit sign of new US-Iran normal?
Syria's failing cease-fire: Is there still room for US-Russian cooperation? (+video)
Once a rock star at UN, Obama now faces skeptical world
UN makes big push to help refugees, but political tides have shifted
North Korea sends a nuclear note to the world (+video)
In Aleppo, a potential turning point for Syria
What message North Korea missile launch really sends (+video)
Obama's swan song tour of Asia: how he changed China’s backyard (+video)
The refugee milestone Obama doesn't want to talk about
Caught between two allies, US makes a clear choice
Nigeria kills a top terrorist, and the world shrugs
One year on, Russia's war in Syria is hardly the predicted 'quagmire'
Why Uganda’s teenage girls could hold key to its prosperity
In Uganda, South Sudan refugees feel secure. Why that's not enough.
Quietly, Iran keeps taking hostages, exposing an internal rift
The UN is more arcane than you think. How one diplomat is changing that.
US-Cuba relations: On first anniversary, still on the path to normal? (+video)
Why Erdoğan, despite bluster, may actually not want Gulen extradition
Lessons from Nice: Syria not the end of the road in battle against ISIS
One year on, Obama's Iran nuclear deal still hangs in the balance
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Why Trump-Clinton debate may be biggest since Nixon-Kennedy (+video)
What else besides college debt will win young voters to Clinton’s side?
Even without a government, Spain moves to clean up financial scandal
Writer’s killing upsets Jordan's delicate balance between religion, free speech (+video)
FIXcast: The Power of One Caring Person
France confronts familiar question: How best to integrate public schools?
Charlotte street protests: Where the new South meets the old South (+video)
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