New York Times

Why Robert Mueller Was Selected To Be The Special Prosecutor

"It all began with the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers apartment complex in the Saudi city of Khobar... Both Robert Mueller and his longtime ally James Comey performed crucial roles in establishing that the bombing had been a Hezbollah operation run by the Iranian Government - and, starting upon this basis, in helping to develop the case that Iran 'is the foremost state sponsor of terrorism'..."

High Prices And Zombie Housing

This strange brew of limited sale inventory, rising prices and yet three months of vacant inventory being ransacked by squatters is not how markets work, unless manipulated by government.

There's No Such Thing As An "American" Homicide Rate

We often hear about homicides are rampant in "America" - presumably caused by high levels of private gun ownership - but any serious look at the numbers forces us to refine our question and instead ask why some parts of the US have some of the lowest homicide rates on earth, while the situation in other areas is considerably different.

Of Red Lines & Lost Credibility

"...we are headed for confrontation. Either the U.S. or North Korea backs down, as Nikita Khrushchev did in the Cuban missile crisis, or there will be war..."