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Obama unveils sweeping immigration reforms
US president eases threat of deportation for 4.7 million undocumented immigrants and sets up clash with Republicans.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2014 11:47 GMT
UN envoy: Libya close to point of no return
UN special envoy Bernadino Leon says time is running out for the country as battles rage between armed militias.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2014 09:44 GMT
Republicans to sue Obama over healthcare law
House of Representatives votes 225-201 to clear way for lawsuit saying president overstepped authority over "Obamacare".
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 04:20 GMT
Libyans vote for new parliament
Poll to elect House of Representatives takes place as rebel general vows to continue military campaign through summer.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2014 20:03 GMT
Third party politics' rare victory in US city
A socialist was elected to Seattle's city council, but candidates from minor parties face strong headwinds nationwide.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2014 08:30 GMT
Senator Durbin: Don't sell us short on Social Security
Visiting the issue of Social Security is fraught with misadventure, especially as Midterm elections approach.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2013 21:36 GMT
US healthcare website developers testify
Contractors for US government healthcare website tell Congress that site may not have been ready to go public.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2013 01:33 GMT
US no closer to deals on debt and shutdown
Republicans and Democrats fail to reach compromise on government shutdown and raising country's debt ceiling.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 00:38 GMT
Obama attacks Republicans over shutdown
US president says crisis would be over in five minutes if Republicans dropped their "obsession" with health-care plan.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2013 16:07 GMT
Obama and Congress deadlocked over shutdown
No signs of progress after US president meets Congressional leaders to discuss partial shutdown of government.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2013 15:32 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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