* Four years later, Mexico remains a warzone.
* Troubling questions on how Pakistan is handling its captives.
* 'Scandal threatens India's economic growth.'
* Good read: how lone-wolf terrorist plots lead to a shift int anti-terrorism tactics.
* So, what next for the Ivory Coast?
* Michael Scherer discusses the relationship between Obama and McConnell.
* Party of no: Obama uses recess appointments to get around Republican obstruction.
* Is it OK if cities and states go bankrupt?
* io9.com lists five stories for Aronofsky to read before making the next Wolverine movie.