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New York City faces post-storm housing crisis
Mayor estimates superstorm Sandy severely damaged up to 40,000 homes, just as winter weather sets in.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2012 09:29 GMT
Frustration mounts at slow Sandy recovery
Millions remain without power and long queues remain at petrol stations as a winter storm approaches.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 14:00 GMT
Heeding Hurricane Cassandra
It's irrational, in light of Hurricane Sandy, not to take action when it comes to climate change.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 13:56 GMT
Obama visits storm-battered New Jersey
"We are here for you," US president tells residents picking up the pieces in the wake of massive storm Sandy.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 08:43 GMT
Shale-shocked: Fracking gets its own Occupy movement
Strong opposition to "fracking" in New York State has resulted in a "little revolution".
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 14:41 GMT
US chaos and misery in Irene trail
Millions marooned and without electricity, while New York faces travel chaos in wake of storm that left dozens dead.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2011 09:58 GMT
Islam-baiting doesn't work
The strategy failed in the US 2010 midterm elections, and Islamophobic candidates will do even worse in 2012.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2011 06:30 GMT
New York senate approves gay marriage
State on track to be sixth and largest in United States to grant men and women the right to marry members of same sex.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2011 02:41 GMT
New York's 'day of rage' against cuts
Thousands protest against plans to slash education and healthcare budgets in state with highest income inequality.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2011 07:00 GMT
US midterms: Political freak show
During the current US midterm election campaigns, truth is most definitely stranger than fiction.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2010 20:37 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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