Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s first full day on the job was Wednesday. He must restaff the department as he confronts serious problems: Iran untethered from the nuclear agreement, an emboldened Russia, a strengthened China, a pandemic and climate change creating instability everywhere, and ongoing wars in Afghanistan, Syria and Yemen.
Foreign policy under the Biden administration
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America has a new foreign policy. What are plans for Iran, Israel and beyond?
Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s first full day on the job was Wednesday. He said at the State Department, “I know the State Department that I'm walking into today is not...
Federal government warns of continued threat from domestic violent extremists
The Department of Homeland Security issued a warning on Wednesday: The violence we saw after the January 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol could persist for weeks or months.
Inside military training camps for civilians, and the culture of arming Americans for violence
Many of the people who stormed the U.S. Capitol on January 6 were armed with tactical-style gear — helmets, body armor, and the type of zip-ties law enforcement and the...
‘You can't love or hate Chicano art unless you see it’: Cheech Marin on his new museum in Riverside
Cheech Marin has more than 700 pieces in his collection. Now they’ll get a permanent home in Riverside.