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Topic - Poland
Catholic theologian, social thinker, diplomat, political speechwriter, journalist, influencer of prime ministers and popes, author of dozens of important books — Michael Novak has lived an extraordinary public life. "Writing from Left to Right" is his entertaining and wise memoir of that engagement with his age, and of his movement across the political spectrum.
The secret network of black-site prisons across Europe that the CIA used to interrogate terror suspects got a rare public hearing Tuesday at Europe's human rights court.
Results of a key international assessment of 15-year-old students around the world show no improvement for the U.S.
The U.S. ambassador in Afghanistan is prodding President Hamid Karzai to sign an agreement to allow U.S. troops to remain in the nation after 2014.
The Geneva nuclear deal resembles Neville Chamberlain's naive blunder that led to 50 million deaths in World War II
The Obama administration is among a handful of governments backtracking on a $100 billion promise they made to help poor countries fight climate change, a report finds.
The original Armistice Day revered an illusory peace until it surrendered to a tribute to heroes of all wars
The creative team of composer Janice Hamer and Baltimore poet Mary Azrael have been friends since they were teenagers. After collaborating on their award-winning choral work "On Paper Bridges," they set their sights on an opera. Fifteen years later, they look forward to the first complete concert performance of "Lost Childhood," based on the memoir of Holocaust survivor Yehuda Nir.
On Nov. 9, 1938, Nazis attacked Jewish communities in three countries. Seventy-five years later, families pass down the story of Kristallnacht — the chaotic "night of broken glass" that ushered in the Holocaust — as a warning and a plea.
Borussia Dortmund returned to first place in this week's Associated Press global soccer poll after a 6-1 win over Stuttgart. Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski, who scored a hat trick in the Bundesliga win, topped the player rankings.
A group of former heads of state and government leaders have gathered in Rome, and they have advice for the European Union: Use surveillance units to monitor the "intolerant."
British Prime Minister David Cameron took a turn to the politically incorrect, calling for his nation to stem the tide of immigrant workers from Eastern Europe and to reform welfare so that it doesn’t encourage recipients to stay unemployed.
Fiscal irresponsibility taps the temptation to raid private savings
The mystery is solved — but the future of the young girl known only as Maria is still uncertain.
Abortion is not a human right, the European Parliament voted this week, effectively shutting down a measure that would have pressed all 28 member states of the European Union to provide the procedure on demand.