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US state to compensate sterilisation victims
North Carolina sets aside a budget of $10m for people forced to be made sterile in mass government programme.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 14:29 GMT
US storm Andrea becomes post-tropical cyclone
First named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season weakens slightly a day after lashing parts of Florida and Georgia.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2013 22:22 GMT
The DNC was a win for Obama, but a loss for civil liberties
The official kick-off to the President's re-election campaign whitewashed his previous promises, writes author.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2012 04:09 GMT
North Carolina bans gay marriages
Southeastern state approves amendment prohibiting same-sex marriages and civil unions, dealing blow to gay rights in US.
Last updated: 09 May 2012 08:46 GMT
US sterilisation trauma still fresh
North Carolina state weighs compensation in addition to apology, but for victims nothing can heal the scars.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2011 13:26 GMT
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