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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Reappearing the disappeared of Operation Condor
Against the odds: Syria's flourishing mediascape
Enrico De Angelis
Indonesia and the Philippines: A tale of two democracies
Richard Javad Heydarian
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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