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Suicide is the second-leading cause of death among the U.S. military. Three studies look at how past trauma influences those suicide rates. Photo by Karen Gleier/Getty Images Military members who experience trauma prior to enlisting are more at risk...
What if a website could spot a global health crisis before health researchers could?  One may be up to the challenge. HealthMap is an open-source network that is constantly collecting  information from news reports, health officials, social media...
History has a way of surprising us – even 100 years later. In author Eugene Rogan’s forthcoming book, The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East, Rogan writes about a small and relatively unknown prisoner-of-war camp called...
Nearly a century ago, some 1 million lions roamed the wild across Africa and Asia. Today, due to a combination of poaching, disease and habitat loss, the species is teetering on the brink of extinction, numbering about 30,000, according to a...
Watch Video | Listen to the Audio HARI SREENIVASAN: For more about this we are joined once again tonight from Washington by Douglas Ollivant. He is a Senior and National Securities Studies Fellow at the New America Foundation and a partner at Mantid...
WASHINGTON — In making the case for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq, President Barack Obama is drawing on the doctrine involving the use of American force that he outlined less than three months ago, when it seemed he was trying to avoid potential U.S...