The U.S. military's brutal and ineffective interrogation program started at Gitmo, then spread to Abu Ghraib. One man who tried to stop it—and failed—now fears America may torture again.
A year after he died, the funeral for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej finally ended. Thailand spent almost $90 million on an elaborate five-day ceremony for the man who ruled the country for 70 years. His body was cremated on October 26. Above, a soldier salutes in front of the royal crematorium.Launch Slideshow 4 PHOTOS
China is leading the world in developing unbreakable encryption using quantum physics.
Bill Browder, one of Russia's most notorious critics, talks about the Kremlin, corruption and the American Communist Party.
By 2020, there will be 1.5 billion people living in slums, the majority of whom are unmapped.
In a revealing interview, Michael Stipe opens up about his (brilliant, painful, confounding) past. Just don't expect an R.E.M. reunion.