Jon Stewart’s first movie tackles torture in Iran


“Rosewater,” the first movie directed by “The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart, shows how it is possible to find humor and humanity even in the darkest of places. Continue reading

U.S. soldiers were injured by Iraq chemical weapons, report shows


American soldiers were exposed to chemical agents at the start of the 2003 Iraq War, sustaining injuries that they were instructed not to discuss. Continue reading

U.S. and Iran Reach Historic Agreement Over Nuclear Program


DOWNLOAD VIDEO Over the weekend, the U.S. and Iran reached a historic agreement aimed at preventing Iran from obtaining a nuclear bomb. The deal halts…read more

Progress in Nuclear Talks with Iran, but Still No Breakthroughs


DOWNLOAD VIDEO New talks over Iran’s nuclear program recently concluded without any breakthroughs, but players on both sides called the meetings substantive and forward thinking.…read more

Iran Elects New Reform-Minded President


Big news from Iran, where voters elected Hassan Rouhani, a reform-minded cleric, to replace Mahmoud Ahmedinejad as Iran’s new president. Rouhani defeated more conservative candidates, who were…read more

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