| Dec 21, 2014
| 9:20 AM
President Obama has done his best to tamp down fury at North Korea for hacking Sony--"I don't think it was an act of war," he said Sunday on CNN, but "cybervandalism"--but to find true skepticism about North Korea's role in the attack, you have to turn to...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Six months ago, President Obama's foreign policy looked stymied. Negotiations with Israel and the Palestinians were at a dead end. Russia was gaining ground in eastern Ukraine. U.S. efforts to end the war in Syria were ineffective. A new extremist army,...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 3:44 PM
The nadir for President Obama's foreign policy was probably last April. His Republican critics were calling him "weak" and "indecisive" after Russia's invasion of Crimea. A deflated Obama responded meekly that sometimes the best a president can do is to...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:17 AM
Something was missing Wednesday when city officials unveiled drawings of a Chinese developer's plans for a massive, mixed-use skyscraper along the Chicago River: the 89th floor.
As currently conceived, the building would be 88 stories tall — not...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Federal authorities have determined that hackers working on behalf of the North Korean government were behind the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, according to multiple reports. The news comes hours after Sony canceled the release of the "The...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 4:21 PM
I enjoy a good protest as much as the next guy.
Back in my college days, I even participated in anti-war protests. This was many wars ago, when we were embroiled in Vietnam.
I like to think the protests helped us get out of Vietnam, and maybe saved...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:30 PM
NEW DELHI, INDIA -- Greetings from India, where we're launching our latest international edition, HuffPost India, in collaboration with The Times of India Group and its digital arm, Times Internet (TIL).
India has always held a deeply personal...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 8:21 PM
— In mid-November, the giant Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei invited networking executives from some of the more than 170 countries where it does business for a two-day Global Mobile Broadband Forum. The potential buyers wandered among...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Should China flex its muscle on trade or engage the United States in some kind of new cold war, it would be nothing to sneeze at, yet there's reason to believe we would prevail. China would chip. China would crack. China would break.
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The bad habit with which the United States was left by victory in the Cold War was to believe that the war had been a-zero sum game, which is to say that whoever won, won -- they were now and forever Number One, the leader in whatever international...
| Nov 28, 2014
Dear Amy: My daughter-in-law is white and is married to my son, who is half-white and half-Asian.
They have three beautiful children under the age of 5. When my daughter-in-law is out with the kids and they happen to see an Asian woman around my age,...