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American power and the fracking boom
What impact will America's oil and gas boom from fracking have on US power and global geopolitics?
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Last updated: 02 Oct 2014 10:28 GMT
North Korea sets trial date for US citizen
Matthew Miller to be tried on September 14 on unspecified charges related to "perpetrating hostile acts".
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 09:07 GMT
North Korea to put US citizen on trial
North says imprisoned US citizen Pae Jun-Ho's case will be heard at Supreme Court but fails to give details of charges.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2013 17:39 GMT
Chavismo outlives Chavez in Venezuela
Nicolas Maduro won election by a tight margin in the oil-rich South American state, but many challenges lie ahead.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2013 15:42 GMT
Counting begins in vital Venezuela vote
Some vote centres to remain open for extended time, as key election to replace late leader Hugo Chavez hits crescendo.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2013 00:46 GMT
Diplomats urge caution on N Korea nuke tests
Former diplomats say Pyongyang is using planned nuclear tests to wring concessions and aid from the US.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2013 14:41 GMT
UN urges probe of North Korea rights abuses
Rights chief says as many as 200,000 political prisoners suffer in "atrocious" camps rife with torture and hard labour.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2013 21:03 GMT
Google chief urges N Korea to open web access
Eric Schmidt uses private visit to urge Pyongyang to widen internet access, but is unable to meet detained US citizen.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2013 11:07 GMT
Google head Schmidt joins N Korea mission
Business executive part of private "humanitarian mission" to communist state led by US politician Bill Richardson.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2013 12:58 GMT
Space tourism on horizon for $1.5bn
Former NASA executives behind programme which aims to sell manned flights to the moon by the end of the decade.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2012 11:43 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
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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