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U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan discusses the Trans-Pacific Partnership with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Feb. 15. (Photo by KIMIMASA MAYAMA/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S.: A Potential Breakthrough in Trans-Pacific Trade Talks

The passage of a Trade Promotion Authority bill could give new momentum to Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations, though not to trans-Atlantic trade. Read more…

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Anatomy of a Sting Operation

Law enforcement agencies around the world are adopting old tactics to combat the new threat of grassroots jihadism. Read more…

U.S. Naval Update Map: April 16, 2015

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups. Read more…