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US elects new governors and mayors
Bill de Blasio to be New York's first Democratic mayor as Republican Chris Christie is re-elected New Jersey governor.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2013 10:42 GMT
The Republican party's anger mismanagement
Judge Antonin Scalia sees "racial entitlement" in the basic right to vote in America, writes Schecter.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 12:24 GMT
The fool's gold-en rule
NRA is a "consistent nihilist", looking at a certain number of dead American children as "the cost of doing business".
Last updated: 06 Jan 2013 13:28 GMT
Republicans slammed over Sandy-relief delay
Leadership of US party scrambles to damp down bipartisan fury over failure to hold vote to pass emergency storm relief.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2013 19:08 GMT
The fourth horseman of the apocalypse: Hurricane Sandy rides in
Hurricane Sandy did what no activist could have done adequately: Put climate change back on the agenda.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 10:58 GMT
Back at the polls again: You want to feel good, but…
Politics has become a lucrative business for media outlets, journalists and campaign consultants, writes Schechter.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2012 13:41 GMT
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
Hurricane Sandy's disenfranchised victims in New Jersey struggle to rebuild
A devastated post-superstorm New Jersey is scrambling to recover, let alone prepare for Election Day.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 14:37 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
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A soft approach to returning British fighters
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