Say These Words, Get More Money

Negotiating a salary isn't rude.


Trump's Meeting with Kim Jong-un Spawned Some Ridiculous Memes

Whether or not any diplomatic progress was made, at least we'll always have the memes.


David Cameron Strikes Deal with EU Granting 'Special Status' to the UK

EU Council President Donald Tusk said that the agreement aimed at keeping Britain in the bloc won unanimous support from all 28 EU leaders.


Syrian Peace Talks Have Already Been Delayed — But the UN Insists They Will Happen

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura hopes to begin talks in Geneva on Friday rather than Monday, with notes initially being passed between staggered gatherings of rebel factions and officials from Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime.


Narendra Modi Makes Surprise Pakistan Visit, First Indian Prime Minister to Drop by in Years

The visit, requested by Modi after he called Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to wish him happy birthday, raised hopes that stop-and-start negotiations between the nuclear-armed rivals might finally make progress.


Here's Why the Latest Spate of Violence Between Israelis and Palestinians Won’t Stop Soon

More than 100 Israelis and Palestinians have been killed in a two-month spate of violence that shows no signs of dying down. We take a look at some of the reasons why it won't slow in the near future.


Canada Changed Its Election Rules So It Could Negotiate the TPP

A tricky solution for a tricky problem.


Everything You Need to Know About the Iran Nuclear Deal

After years of harsh sanctions and intense rhetoric, and 18 days of intense negotiation, Iran, the US, and five other countries just came to a historic agreement about the Middle Eastern country's nuclear program.


Will an End to Sanctions Open Iran for Business?

As diplomatic negotiators work to hammer out a deal on Iran's nuclear program, Iranian business elites have been meeting with foreign investors in anticipation of an agreement.


On 51st Anniversary of FARC Rebellion, Peace Negotiator Confirmed Killed in Airstrike

Jairo Martinez, considered an ideological leader of the FARC, was killed in the airstrike last Thursday that left 27 rebels dead. He had also sat at the negotiating table with Colombia's government to end the war.