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Mississippi stalls gubernatorial pardons
A judge in the US state rules in favour of some victims' families who still feel threatened by convicts.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2012 00:33 GMT
Tropical Storm Lee drenches New Orleans
City on flash-flood alert as storm makes landfall in Louisiana, bringing heavy rains and threatening storm surges.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2011 06:06 GMT
Louisiana braces for tropical storm Lee
State of emergency declared as meteorologist warns storm has 50-60 per cent chance of turning into a hurricane.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2011 16:59 GMT
Tennessee hit by worst floods in decades
Thousands evacuated and homes and roads under water as Mississippi swells to six times its normal width.
Last updated: 10 May 2011 07:00 GMT
US reels from deadly storms
Death toll from southern US twisters hits 337, as survivors struggle with blackouts and damaged infrastructure.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2011 17:14 GMT
Obama visits tornado-ravaged Alabama
US president declares state of emergency in Alabama as death toll in seven states hit by violent storms exceeds 300.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2011 05:32 GMT
Storms leave hundreds dead in southern US
Tornadoes and storms wreak havoc across southern US, killing at least 295 people and causing floods and power outages.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2011 05:09 GMT
The 9/11 nihilism of GOP senators
Republican senators sought to block healthcare funding for 9/11 first responders, while lobbying for extended tax cuts.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2010 11:02 GMT
Working through the US jobs crisis
Fault Lines explores Washington's failure of imagination in dealing with unemployment.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2010 17:09 GMT
Deadly tornadoes hit southern US
At least 10 killed as up to 30 twisters rip through Mississippi and nearby states.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2010 01:35 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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