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  • Going after Islamic State's sources of financing

    Going after Islamic State's sources of financing
    Shaky video posted to YouTube last week pans across foot-high bundles of $100 bills topped by two shining gold ingots. A man's voice calls for Islamic blessings and says the rich trove — "maybe even millions of dollars" — belongs to Usama...
  • Want to beat Islamic State? Try the Afghan model, circa 2001

     Want to beat Islamic State? Try the Afghan model, circa 2001
    President Obama, who swept to power in 2008 in part on his promise to pull U.S. troops out of Iraq, is clearly a reluctant warrior. His concern about getting involved in "mission creep" in the deserts of Iraq, where nearly 4,500 troops have died, recently...
  • 'Homeland' gets a 'major reset' for Season 4

    'Homeland' gets a 'major reset' for Season 4
    Perhaps no other show on the air has experienced such whiplash-inducing extremes of praise and criticism as "Homeland," a program that's become a cautionary tale about the dangers of creating ambitious television in an era of relentless scrutiny and ever-...
  • 'Homeland' and Carrie still fighting the good fight

     'Homeland' and Carrie still fighting the good fight
    "Mad Men" may have been first, "Scandal" the most surprising, but no other non-sci-fi show exemplifies the new age of OCD TV more than Showtime's "Homeland," which returns for its fourth season Sunday night. From its glorious first season through its...
  • Disorganized Proxy War Creates Syrian Chaos

    Disorganized Proxy War Creates Syrian Chaos
    The squabbling factions that make up the Syrian "moderate opposition" should get their act together. But so should the foreign nations — such as the United States, Turkey, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Jordan — that have been funding the chaotic...
  • At CIA's 'Stealthy Starbucks,' even baristas stay covert

    At CIA's 'Stealthy Starbucks,' even baristas stay covert
    The new supervisor thought his idea was innocent enough. He wanted the baristas to write the names of customers on their cups to speed up lines and ease confusion, just like other Starbucks do around the world. But these aren't just any customers....
  • Jeremy Renner reflects on an unexpected Hollywood trajectory

    Jeremy Renner reflects on an unexpected Hollywood trajectory
    In 1992, Jeremy Renner came to Los Angeles as an aspiring actor with three specific goals in mind. (1) He wanted to be in a movie. (2) He wanted to have a significant enough role that he wouldn't have to explain that he was, say, that guy wearing the...
  • 'Game of Thrones' Star Richard Madden Joins Idris Elba in 'Bastille Day' (EXCLUSIVE)

    After playing the King in the North in "Game of Thrones," Richard Madden is now ready to go on the run with Idris Elba in his next project. Madden is set to co-star with Elba in the Focus Features action-thriller "Bastille Day." James Watkins will...
  • "Jamaica Farewell" says hello to Fort Lauderdale theater

    "Jamaica Farewell" says hello to Fort Lauderdale theater
    How does she do it? How does Debra Ehrhardt make her one-woman-show “Jamaica Farewell” transcend that “and-then-I-did-this-and-then-I-did-that” trap? You know, that monologue matrix of “me, me, me” that’s so...
  • Eric Holder: Mixed legacy at best

    He's not exactly stepping aside quietly. Reaction to Eric Holder's resignation ranged from hagiographic to diabolical. Civil rights leaders praised him as the strongest attorney general since Bobby Kennedy. Fox News derided him as the nation's all-time...
  • The West gets the blame, but it's China that Hong Kong and Taiwan fear

    The West gets the blame, but it's China that Hong Kong and Taiwan fear
    China frequently accuses the West, and the United States in particular, of stirring up trouble and fanning fears of China. From foreign-funded NGOs that spread ideas about human rights and constitutional government to Western journalistic exposes of the...