Vernon Joseph

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ISIS Wants a Truce

In the new edition of its magazine, ISIS floats the idea of a truce. Is the group flagging—or is this just another trick?<p>After months of being …

In Netanyahu call, Obama says US reassessing peace approach

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid new tensions between two allies, President Barack Obama on Thursday told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that the …

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Assad's mass surveillance scheme didn't work, and neither will Abbott's

My grandmother turned to me with a panicked look and gestured at me to put the receiver down. I knew immediately I had done something wrong, but I …

The Big Offensive Against ISIS in Tikrit Has Stalled

What was supposed to be a rapid triumph is shaping up as a prolonged siege, according to Pentagon officials.<p>Iraqi politicians and military commanders …

Why Is the Government Spying on the Black Lives Matter Protests?

It’s comforting that we have the assurance of everyone from the president on down that the government has no interest in intruding on the lives of …

EU leaders dampen Greek hopes for bailout relief

Photo: AP / Geert Vanden Wijngaert<p>BRUSSELS: Exasperated leaders of the European Union pressed the Greek prime minister to speed up plans to improve …

Russians count the cost a year after Crimea annexation

<b>They came on to Red Square in their thousands this week to mark the first anniversary of Russia's annexation of the Ukrainian region of Crimea.</b><p>But one year after Russian soldiers furtively moved into Crimea and seized control, what has been the cost for Russia itself?<p>Drifting away<p>Inevitably, the …

TIME for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / November 20, 2013<p>When the innovative publisher Henry Luce launched TIME Magazine 90 years ago, his big idea was that TIME would …