The Murderous History of Qatar's Most Common Dessert

The origin story of Om Ali contains enough bloodshed to be a 'Game of Thrones' plot line.


Qatar accused of running “black ops” against rival World Cup bids

“For the past four months we have undertaken an extensive campaign to undermine the 2018/2022 candidacies of competitor countries."


Trump wants to build an Arab military force to take over from U.S. troops in Syria

“We have asked our partners to take greater responsibility for securing their home region."


Saudi Arabia wants to build a moat around Qatar

Tensions are escalating over Qatar’s alleged ties with Iran and terrorism financing


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Immigration center-stage at Trump's first state of the union, executive order breathes new life into Gitmo, CIA boss said to have met with Russian spy chief, and more.


The VICE Morning Bulletin

Senate passes huge tax bill, investigators wonder if Amtrak driver was distracted, Democrats split Virginia House after winning race by one vote, and more.


A Rare License Plate Number Can Fetch $900,000 in Qatar

With so many unusual and expensive cars on the road, rich folks in the wealthy Gulf country bid for limited license plate numbers to stand out and show off.


Tillerson Sticks Around After Reportedly Calling Trump a 'Moron'

"I have never considered leaving this post."


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CEOs finally ditch Trump over Charlottesville, South Korean president warns of 'red line' on nuclear warhead, Apple donates $2 million to fight hate groups, and more.


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Feds to investigate colleges for discriminating against whites, more than two dozen killed in Afghanistan mosque attack, Christopher Wray confirmed as new FBI director, and more.


Blame Oil's Decline for the Middle East's Latest Conflict

The confrontation between Qatar and Saudi Arabia comes down to the competition between oil and natural gas.