united states

iran

Iran Warns U.S.: Seize Our Oil Tanker and There’ll Be Consequences

The U.S. says the ship is controlled by Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps, but a court in Gibraltar ruled it could set sail. Where it's going is a mystery.
Tim Hume
8.19.19
Science

This Is What It’s Like to Watch the Arctic Die

There is no talk of international intrigue among people living and working in the Arctic, only dread of what a warming planet might mean.
Craig S. Smith
7.24.19
News

China Just Likened Canada to a ‘Whore’ For Firing John McCallum

China’s state-run media is really unhappy with Justin Trudeau’s decision to fire his ambassador.
Tamara Khandaker
1.28.19
iran nuclear deal

The U.S. is trying to bully Britain to side with Trump on Iran

British businesses were told to cease trading with Tehran or face “serious consequences."
Tim Hume
8.13.18
trade war

Trump wants tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods — and Beijing is not backing down

"Rather than address our legitimate concerns, China has begun to retaliate against US products."
Tim Hume
7.11.18
politics

The Definitive Overanalysis of Donald Trump’s 41-word Assault on Canada

In a few sentences, the US president managed to mock our identity, Justin Trudeau and even ‘O Canada.’
Mack Lamoureux
6.26.18
politics

Donald Trump Refuses To Let Canada Refuse To Be Bullied

“He talked about how they won't be bullied. And I said ‘What’s this all about?”
Mack Lamoureux
6.12.18
politics

Watch Justin Trudeau Spend Another Awkward 90 Seconds With Donald Trump

Here we go again!
Josh Visser
6.8.18
NORTH KOREA

Trump’s big summit with Kim Jong Un is looking very shaky

"It could be a pretty short meeting in Singapore."
Tim Hume
5.17.18
iran nuclear deal

Europe is refusing to pay the price for Trump screwing up the Iran deal

“We feel that the extraterritoriality of their sanction measures are unacceptable.”
Tim Hume
5.11.18
Israel-Iran clashes

Israel and Iran are attacking each other — and it could lead to outright war

“This is very serious — for the first time the direct exchange of fire between Iran and Israel. It’s the buds of war."
Tim Hume
5.10.18
Conspiracies

Why We’re Thinking About Conspiracy Theorists Wrong

A study of millions of Reddit posts found there are people who fit the typical conspiracy caricature, but they’re not the majority.
Mack Lamoureux
4.11.18
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