Diane Landry

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The Geography of Terrorism

More than 80 percent of last year's terrorism fatalities occurred in just five countries.<p>Of the 17,958 people who died in terrorist attacks in 2013, 82 percent were in one of five countries: Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria, and Syria. That's one finding from this year's Global Terrorism Index …

Bush blasts off

The Republican’s 2016 moves put pressure on rivals, energize vaunted family network.<p>In the spring of 1978, as he traveled the country contemplating the presidential campaign he’d long itched to run, a retired Republican politician named George H.W. Bush dashed off a quick letter to his second son, …

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Installation view of the exhibition <i>Road to Victory</i>, New York, Museum of Modern Art May 21, 1942 through October 4, 1942.

What Does Modi’s Victory Mean for the World?

The world’s biggest democracy and second-biggest country has a new leader, and he’s a controversial one: Narendra Modi, the head of the Hindu-nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party, and the longtime chief minister of Gujarat, a state in the northwest of India. In a post here today, the Indian …

Canadian home prices 'defy gravity': Moody's Analytics

<i>These are stories Report on Business followed this week</i>.<p>Canadian property values "defy gravity," as Moody's Analytics sees it.<p>"The average Canadian home now sells for $410,000, or well over six times median family income," says Moody's senior economist Mark Hopkins.<p>"Low interest rates have kept …

Idaho’s Freakshow Debate

The state’s gubernatorial debate on Wednesday was great entertainment, but was it good for democracy?<p>Wednesday’s debate in Idaho’s governor’s race …

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Bibimbap Step-by-Step

All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this …

five egg sandwiches

I came down with a Man Cold* and laryngitis** this week and it’s totally cramping my game, or it would be, if I had any. It’s pretty clear what the …

How Obama Derangement Led Conservatives to Laugh about Child Slavery

You know what I think is funny? The Elizabeth Smart kidnapping. Oh, wait—and what about those three women who were held hostage in Cleveland and raped repeatedly? Man, does <i>that</i> lend itself to some late-night talk-show humor. Oh, oh! The Lindbergh kidnapping—<i>that</i>boy died. Hilarious!<p>O.K., I believe …

WNBA's Brittney Griner on Being a Gay Athlete: I Felt Like Half of Me Wasn't Accepted

Brittney Griner’s basketball skills took her to the top of her sport, helping her college team win a national championship at Baylor and becoming the …

Lulu Just Transformed From A Dating App Into A Cyberbullying App

The man-rating app released a new feature where men can sign up and see their own ratings, which is decidedly not cool.<p>Let's all agree—just for the sake of argument—that men are a lesser, subspecies of human, possessing below-average abilities in nearly all areas of life unrelated to bench-pressing …