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Mo Farah sparkles at Diamond League meeting
London's Anniversary Games sees plenty of gold medalists in action ahead of Moscow World Championships.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 18:06 GMT
Romney struggles to excite rural Iowa voters
In Oskaloosa, a farming town outside of Des Moines, lifelong Republicans dub Romney merely "the lesser of two evils".
Last updated: 06 Nov 2012 19:06 GMT
Women vote could hand Obama victory
Latest polls suggest US president is ahead of his Republican challenger Mitt Romney among female voters.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2012 13:58 GMT
Social issues neglected on US campaign trail
Candidates rarely mention abortion and gay marriage, with swing voters unmoved by such issues.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2012 17:38 GMT
Evangelicals rally warily behind Romney
The white evangelical vote seems solidly behind the once-moderate Republican candidate, but will voters turn out?
Last updated: 16 Oct 2012 21:28 GMT
Race for US presidency takes off in Iowa
State known to ring in election season is now an official battleground.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 12:34 GMT
The Obama administration aggressively prosecutes whistleblowers, but turns a blind eye to politically beneficial leaks.
Peter Van Buren
Last updated: 20 Jun 2012 17:20 GMT
Bachmann bows out as Romney wins Iowa
Tea Party favourite drops out of Republican nomination race while Romney secures John McCain's endorsement.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2012 07:32 GMT
Mitt Romney narrowly wins Iowa caucuses
Former Massachusetts governor wins Iowa Republican presidential caucuses by narrow margin over senator Rick Santorum.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2012 05:13 GMT
Occupiers aim to impact Iowa caucuses
Occupy Iowa Caucus activists stage a week of protests to influence locals to take a greater part in their own democracy.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2012 10:17 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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Michael Brown, racism and America's open casket
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