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Defecting soldiers have formed a loose alliance of militias to defend their homes and families, but the regime of Bashar Assad is out to crush them without mercy
China's next leader makes a U.S. visit. A look at the issues that will determine its success
This $100 billion industry developed critical flaws. But new approaches are recasting its business model
Can an old foe of Venezuela's populist President unseat him by stealing his mantle as champion of the poor?
Trophies, scrolls, statuettes this time of year, actors get 'em by the zillions, like valet-parking stubs