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Kenya's Kimetto breaks world record
The 30-year-old Kenyan marathon runner registers time of two hours, two minutes and 57 seconds at the Berlin marathon.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 10:07 GMT
May Day: US workers' struggle, then and now
A bloody assault on striking coal miners 100 years ago helped shape the fight for workers' rights in the US.
Last updated: 01 May 2014 14:24 GMT
Slamming Sox reach World Series
Victorino grand slam homer powers Boston past the Detroit Tigers to set up Fall Classic against the St Louis Cardinals.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2013 07:26 GMT
Drama from Obama: The Hill to the rescue?
Will congress take the opportunity to reassess America's War for the Greater Middle East? Don't hold your breath.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2013 16:20 GMT
Not buying the Bush library lies
It is no surprise that the library is full of lies – but the only real question is will they sell?
Last updated: 13 May 2013 16:24 GMT
Obama still funding failed 'faith-based' programmes
It is time to put an end to the grants for faith-based organisations in the name of preventing HIV/AIDS, writes author.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 12:42 GMT
The American lockdown state
The US has become a nation not of laws but of legal memos, not of legality but of legalisms.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 13:25 GMT
Deeds over words: Why Obama's inaugural fell short
As a speech, Obama's second inaugural address stood out from the historical norm — but his actions lag far behind.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 09:21 GMT
'Don't panic!' - The Hitchhiker's Guide To Imperial Politics
Debt-cutting mania has the flavour of a moral panic, blaming the powerless, distracting attention from real solutions.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2013 12:17 GMT
Meet Jack Lew, the insider's outsider
The more things change, the more they stay the same with Obama's nomination of Jack Lew to replace Tim Geithner.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2013 10:20 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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