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Is Google facing an existential threat?
The internet giant may lose the 'social' e-war it is waging, especially as it faces anti-trust suits on many fronts.
Last updated: 04 May 2012 16:43 GMT
US lawmakers legalise indefinite detention
A new US law declares the world a battlefield, making virtually anyone vulnerable to indefinite military detention.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2011 08:20 GMT
Saving lives - and billions - in Afghanistan
The Merkley amendment to withdraw troops will save American lives and money - and it's in line with public opinion.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2011 17:34 GMT
Voting wars heat up in the US
Maine and Mississippi go to the polls on Tuesday to cast ballots on controversial voting laws.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2011 14:27 GMT
Finding love in the wrong places
With Barack Obama heading towards his first Mid-term as president, concerns are developing among his core constituents.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2010 06:54 GMT
US Democrats get key senate seat
Delayed election result could help Barack Obama push through his agenda in congress.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2009 02:07 GMT
US Democrat granted senate seat
Minnesota's supreme court upholds election of Al Franken to the US upper house.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2009 20:41 GMT
Fox drops free speech lawsuit
Tabloid TV channel Fox News has dropped its lawsuit against a satirist, a publisher and a book which pokes fun at the network and its famous presenter Bill O'Reilly.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2003 23:07 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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