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Israel's water miracle that wasn't
Covering up a crime in plain sight: The dual function of Israel's water industry.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 11:25 GMT
California drought chokes farming industry
State's agricultural industry is worth more than $40bn and produces a large percentage of crops consumed by Americans.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 18:59 GMT
Calls for compensation for US sterilisations
Tens of thousands of poor people and those of colour were forcibly sterilised between the 1920s and 1970s.
Erika L. Sanchez
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 09:13 GMT
US criminal justice system: Turning a profit on prison reform?
Lobbying groups for commercial enterprises are hoping new sentencing laws would translate into higher profits.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 08:50 GMT
US law lets minors delete online history
Newly-signed law will allow children to scrub their online past to avoid future personal and work-related problems.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 03:08 GMT
Hunger strike in California prisons escalate
Prisoners on hunger strike believe their conditions can be described as torture.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 11:33 GMT
California resumes gay marriages after ruling
Plaintiff couple, whose case against state ban Proposition 8 led to this week's Supreme Court decision, exchange vows.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2013 08:04 GMT
US court halts anti-gay 'conversion' law
A federal court has put on hold a California law banning "therapy" aimed at turning gay minors straight.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2012 03:36 GMT
Labour pains: Pushing for equity in the California workforce
In some Walmart warehouses in Southern California, labourers often don't even have access to water.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 07:29 GMT
California as a model for climate policy
Many innovations in the fight against climate change have come out of this nature-friendly state.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2012 11:39 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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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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