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Counties with less bank competition experienced milder farmland booms and smaller busts before the 'depression.'
Last updated: 19 Mar 2012 08:43 GMT
Gingrich wins South Carolina primary
Former US house speaker raises the possibility of a lengthy campaign by beating the Republicans' favourite, Romney.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2012 11:43 GMT
Gingrich leads in S Carolina opinion polls
US presidential hopeful pulls ahead of rivals after deft debate performance, as polls open in crucial southern primary.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2012 20:47 GMT
Gingrich attacks 'vicious' media in US debate
US Republican presidential hopeful denies during South Carolina debate that he asked second wife for an "open marriage".
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 15:18 GMT
Red Cross calls for access to Deraa
Organisation urges Syria to lift restrictions on access to casualties in besieged city as international pressure grows.
Last updated: 03 May 2011 16:06 GMT
Activist says 1,000 arrested in Syria sweep
Government intensifies campaign to quell unrest, with security forces carrying out door-to-door arrests since Saturday.
Last updated: 03 May 2011 11:01 GMT
Assange 'faces death penalty' in US
Lawyers for WikiLeaks' founder say he could face death penalty or torture if he is extradited to the US via Sweden.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011 12:53 GMT
Warrant out for WikiLeaks founder
Swedish police issue international arrest warrant for Julian Assange on suspicion of rape and sexual molestation.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2010 23:11 GMT
Arrest order for WikiLeaks' Assange
Swedish court approves request for arrest of whistleblower website founder on allegations of rape and unlawful coercion.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2010 18:05 GMT
Google bows to China pressure
Internet search firm submits to censorship, promising not to provide "law-breaking content".
Last updated: 12 Jul 2010 11:03 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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Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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