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The Immigration Game -- Visas and the Mexican Border

ADST | Posted 03.09.2016 | World
ADST

Illegal immigration remains a hotly contested issue within the United States, as evidenced by the subject's repeated appearance in American political discourse over the years.

U.S. Consulate Vehicle Attacked In Afghanistan, Injuring 2 Americans

Reuters | Posted 07.27.2014 | World

HERAT, Afghanistan, May 28 (Reuters) - Two Americans have been injured in an attack on a U.S. consulate vehicle in western Herat province in Afghani...

US Issued Record 8.9 Million Visas in 2012 (VIDEO)

Nicholas Kralev | Posted 08.12.2013 | Business
Nicholas Kralev

The State Department issued a record 8.9 million non-immigrant visas in fiscal year 2012, out of 11.1 million applications, and more foreign students ...

Lucia Graves

Chambliss: Susan Rice Should Testify On Benghazi

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 11.18.2012 | Politics

The vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee said on Sunday that U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice will have to testify befor...

A Machine for Diplomacy: Diplomatic Architecture in a Polarized World

Jake Townsend | Posted 12.03.2012 | World
Jake Townsend

The embassy, and its sibling the consulate, is not only meant to function as a practical means to conduct the business of diplomacy; these buildings are representations of the very identity of their nation of origin.

Russian Democracy Has a Pulse, Now It Needs a Heart

Harris Silver | Posted 03.31.2012 | World
Harris Silver

I think this case redefines how we can think about the bigger ideas of citizenship and sovereignty and is a window into the state of democracy in Russia. Let's talk about citizenship first.

Mexico Drug War's Deadliest 2010 Attacks (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Wednesday's horrific car wash attack in Tepic, Mexico left 15 people dead. The tragedy was yet another in the increasingly bloody war against the cou...

Video: U.S. Consulate Attack In Pakistan

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pakistani television has aired footage of the attack on a U.S. consulate in Northwest Pakistan that took place Monday, leaving at least 3 dead. The...