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A vendor sells vegetables in Stavropol on Dec. 19, 2014. (DANIL SEMYONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Why Russia's Import Ban Has Mostly Failed

The measure has not really affected Western states, but it has done some damage elsewhere. Read more…

Lessons From a Tragic Kidnapping in Germany

Even amateurs can kidnap vulnerable targets, making safeguards and situational awareness key. Read more…

Chinese 100-yuan notes in Beijing on Aug. 25. (FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

How China's Currency Policies Will Change the World

China's decision to adjust the yuan has major ramifications for markets much farther afield. Read more…