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US Court dismisses Yemen drone strike lawsuit
Judge rejects claim by family members of US citizens killed by drones that deaths violated constitutional rights.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2014 02:34 GMT
Afghan rage over Kandahar massacre sentence
Victims' families furious that US soldier guilty of murdering 16 villagers did not receive the death penalty.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 01 Sep 2013 18:58 GMT
Panel to review Guantanamo detainees
A new governmental process will review whether specific detainees should be freed.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2013 11:24 GMT
Clear and present dangers of Janet Napolitano's appointment as UC President
With no experience in higher education, the appoint of Napolitano raises concerns about the future of the UC system.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2013 19:32 GMT
US reconsidering whether to arm Syrian rebels
Defence secretary Chuck Hagel says US weighing whether to send weapons, but no decision has been reached.
Last updated: 03 May 2013 00:52 GMT
US 'shock and audit' over Iraq expenses
Unsparing analysis of $60bn spent 'rebuilding' Iraq lays bare the waste trail that may lead all the way to Afghanistan.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 09:24 GMT
Waging a battle against sexual and domestic violence
Women will never achieve equality as long as they are treated as "the frail sex in need of strong men to protect" them.
Susan J Brison
Last updated: 15 Feb 2013 11:43 GMT
US Republicans block Hagel vote
With almost every Republican voting no, the Senate blocked vote on confirmation of Obama's choice of defence secretary.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2013 05:40 GMT
US urges action against N Korea nuclear plans
Secretary of State John Kerry urges world to boost pressure after new nuclear test to send strong message to Iran.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2013 00:29 GMT
Pentagon extends benefits to same-sex couples
Some additional benefits awarded to partners of US military service members but medical and housing allowances excluded.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2013 07:34 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
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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