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6:35 a.m. Dec. 8, 2021 - By Brahma Chellaney
China runs roughshod over international law to expand its territory and influence without firing a shot Beijing redraws the map of Asia by unilaterally asserting dominion over disputed territories from Hong Kong and Taiwan to the Himalayas and the South China Sea.
7:01 p.m. Dec. 6, 2021 - Barrons.com
How Pearl Harbor Gave Rise to the American Defense Industry America’s military-industrial complex was set in motion by the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor 80 years ago, which dragged a reluctant U.S. into World War II and turned it into a globe-spanning superpower.
10:06 a.m. Nov. 18, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Danny Glover on activism, being a citizen, and his path through this worldThe actor talks about his new film ‘The Drummer,’ his role as an activist, his parents' influence and the death of his brother, a Vietnam vet.
6:34 p.m. Nov. 9, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Iran frees Vietnamese oil tanker that it seizedA Vietnamese oil tanker earlier seized by Iran was free in open water Wednesday, ending the latest maritime confrontation involving Tehran amid stalled negotiations over its tattered nuclear deal with world powers.
5:07 a.m. Nov. 9, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Max Cleland, former U.S. senator, dies from heart failureMax Cleland, who lost three limbs to a Vietnam War hand grenade blast yet went on to serve as a U.S. senator from Georgia, died on Tuesday. He was 79.
8:17 a.m. Nov. 5, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Colin Powell honored by family, friends and former presidents at funeral serviceFriends, family and former colleagues gathered Friday at Washington National Cathedral to honor Colin L. Powell, the trailblazing soldier-diplomat who rose from humble Bronx beginnings to become the first Black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and later served as the first Black secretary of state.
6:53 p.m. Nov. 3, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Iran has held Vietnamese oil tanker for over a week, U.S. officials sayIran seized a Vietnamese-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf of Oman last month and still holds the vessel, two U.S. officials told The Associated Press on Wednesday, revealing the latest provocation in Mideast waters as tensions escalate between Iran and the United States over Tehran's nuclear program.
5:06 a.m. Oct. 26, 2021 - By Robert J. Shiller
Buying a home in a hot location may not be as safe a long-term bet as you thinkHomeownership has its benefits. But be sure you can accept what could be a rather bumpy and disappointing long-term path for home values.
12:36 p.m. Oct. 18, 2021 - By Weston Blasi
Obama, Bush, Biden and others pay tribute to Colin Powell'He understood what was best in this country' --- Obama, Bush react to Colin Powell's death.
4:23 a.m. Oct. 18, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Colin Powell dies from COVID-19 complications, family saysGen. Colin Powell, the former secretary of state and chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, died age 84 from COVID-19 complications, his family said Monday.
10:07 a.m. Oct. 11, 2021 - By Nadja Sayej
20 Minutes With: Ocean Photographer David DoubiletOn his unique photographic style, climate change, swimming with sharks, and more
5:28 a.m. Oct. 9, 2021 - By Lawrence A. Cunningham
Warren Buffett's solid investing advice is just what's needed in this frothy stock marketFundamentals apply, no matter what financial fads are capturing stock investors' attention.
4:46 a.m. Oct. 2, 2021 - By Christine Idzelis
Are supply-chain disruptions ‘transitory’? Odds are low so here’s where to invest, says an analystSupply-chain bottlenecks that have fueled inflation fears are complex and pointing toward a new cycle of investing opportunities, according to Marko Papic, chief strategist at alternative asset manager Clocktower Group.
4:40 a.m. Oct. 1, 2021 - Barrons.com
America Has Transformed Itself Before. Can Biden Do It Again? You may have to go back to the turmoil of the 1970s to find a moment as fraught with global peril as this one, writes Marc Chandler.
9:00 a.m. Sept. 18, 2021 - By Fang Block
Book Recommendations from Business Leaders and Cultural InfluencersFrom poetry to books on social values, food, and smell
7:05 a.m. Sept. 10, 2021 - Barrons.com
The U.S. and China Need Couples Therapy, Not a Divorce Lawyer Presidents Biden and Xi spoke on phone the for the first time in months. It's never too late to start fresh.
1:06 p.m. Sept. 9, 2021 - By Abby Schultz
New York Fairs Return With Reports of Brisk SalesThe Armory Show and Independent opened to VIPs Thursday, kicking off a series of art events in the city
11:30 p.m. Sept. 8, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Fed Is Deep in Uncharted Waters. Danger Ahead. Fed policy hasn't been working as planned. Further trouble is imminent without swift adjustments.
5:23 a.m. Aug. 28, 2021 - By Tonya Garcia
Foot Locker and Adidas join list of companies citing COVID-related supply chain challenges in Vietnam heading into the holiday shopping seasonFoot Locker CEO Richard Johnson said the problems in Vietnam will have a "knock-on effect."
4:31 a.m. Aug. 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Vice President Kamala Harris seeks to enlist Vietnam in resistance to Beijing ‘bullying’China contends U.S. is merely attempting to defend its own interests and hegemony.
8:03 a.m. Aug. 23, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Afghan Refugee Crisis Is About More Than U.S. Foreign Policy Don't let America's commitment to protect its allies become another culture-war flashpoint, writes Ali Noorani.
4:32 p.m. Aug. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Kamala Harris to meet with Singapore officials on first stage of Southeast Asia tripVice President Kamala Harris will meet with Singapore’s president and prime minister as she kicks off a visit to Southeast Asia focused on strengthening ties with key allies in the region, a task complicated by the chaotic U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.
4:24 p.m. Aug. 21, 2021 - By Jeffrey D. Sachs
After spending trillions of dollars on wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Libya, the U.S. has nothing to show for its efforts but blood in the sandU.S. military and CIA interventions have been disasters but the foreign-policy establishment and the media still can't face the extent of American foolishness and failure
1:37 p.m. Aug. 18, 2021 - Barrons.com
Currencies, Oil Could Feel the Biggest Impact of U.S. Pivot from Afghanistan to China and Iran Exiting Afghanistan gives the U.S. room to maneuver on China and Iran, says a BCA strategist. Why that could bolster the dollar and crude.
5:14 a.m. Aug. 17, 2021 - Barrons.com
China Strengthens Ties With Taliban, Revels in U.S. ‘Defeat’ in Afghanistan The global economic impact of U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan should be negligible, with this caveat: regional instability tends to threaten Middle Eastern oil supply and boost prices, one analyst says.
4:43 a.m. Aug. 17, 2021 - By Paul Brandus
Biden is right to exit Afghanistan, just not this wayAs bad as Afghanistan looks, Americans have other things to worry about
1:31 a.m. Aug. 17, 2021 - Barrons.com
Booster Shots Are Coming. Biotech Valuations Are Already Injected. More parents consider Covid vaccines for eligible children, Biden defends withdrawal of U.S. forces from Afghanistan, ‘The Big Short’ investor takes aim at Cathie Wood’s ARK, and other news to start your day.
2:10 p.m. Aug. 16, 2021 - Barrons.com
How Afghanistan Could Hurt Biden's Economic Agenda Turmoil in Washington and plunging consumer confidence mean more volatility for stocks—and a potential setback for the Democrats in 2022.
11:57 a.m. Aug. 16, 2021 - By Victor Reklaitis
Biden: Collapse of Afghanistan's government shows U.S. withdrawal 'was the right decision'President Joe Biden gives a speech about Afghanistan on Monday, as he draws flak for the fall of the central Asian country's government.
11:21 a.m. Aug. 16, 2021 - By William Watts
Will Taliban takeover of Afghanistan tarnish the U.S. dollar and other assets?The sudden collapse of Afghanistan is raising questions about the standing of the U.S. in the eyes of its allies and enemies, while investors and analysts debate what it means for the dollar and other assets.
7:27 a.m. Aug. 16, 2021 - By Richard Haass
The U.S. and the world will regret the choice by Trump and Biden to abandon Afghanistan Sometimes what matters in foreign policy is not what you can accomplish but what you can avoid. Afghanistan was such a case.
4:19 a.m. Aug. 16, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
The cost of America's two decades in AfghanistanBecause the U.S. borrowed most of the money to pay for the war in Afghanistan, generations of Americans will be burdened by the cost of paying it off.
3:05 p.m. Aug. 15, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Panic in Kabul: Taliban sweep into capital as Afghan government collapsesAfghanistan’s embattled president left the country Sunday, joining thousands of his fellow citizens and foreigners in a stampede fleeing the advancing Taliban and signaling the end of a 20-year Western experiment aimed at remaking the country.
1:18 p.m. Aug. 15, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden administration stunned by speed of Taliban's takeoverPresident Joe Biden and other top U.S. officials were stunned on Sunday by the pace of the Taliban's nearly complete takeover of Afghanistan, as the planned withdrawal of American forces urgently became a mission to ensure a safe evacuation.
9:23 a.m. Aug. 14, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Longest war: Were America's decades in Afghanistan worth it?As President Joe Biden ends the U.S. combat role in Afghanistan this month, Americans and Afghans are questioning whether the was worth the cost.
1:36 p.m. July 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
1960s civil rights activist Robert Moses dies at 86Robert Parris Moses, a civil rights activist who endured beatings and jail while leading black voter registration drives in the American South during the 1960s and later helped improve minority education in math, has died. He was 86.
4:44 a.m. July 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
President Nixon declared a war on drugs 50 years ago --- did anyone win?With the U.S. mired in a deadly opioid epidemic that did not abate during the coronavirus pandemic’s worst days, it is questionable whether anyone won the war on drugs.
11:30 p.m. July 20, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Best Fund Your Broker Can’t Sell You The Disciplined Growth Investors fund beats 97% of its peers—but you won’t find it in any fund supermarket. Avoiding hot money is one of its core principles.
6:20 p.m. July 15, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Pacific Rim leaders set to discuss economic way out of pandemicPresident Joe Biden, his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and Russian President Vladimir Putin are among Pacific Rim leaders gathering virtually to discuss strategies to help economies rebound from a resurgent COVID-19 pandemic.
3:11 a.m. July 8, 2021 - Barrons.com
U.S.-China Relations Weren’t Always So Fragile China and the U.S. has a long history of ups and downs, as documented by Barron’s over the past century.
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