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Kerry raises doubts over Iran nuclear deal
US administration pushes lawmakers to hold off on any new legislation that would impose more sanctions on Iran.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2013 01:59 GMT
US unveils new sanctions against Iran
Sale of goods or services to car industry and transactions in riyal to attract penalities under new executive order.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2013 23:53 GMT
The fool's gold-en rule
NRA is a "consistent nihilist", looking at a certain number of dead American children as "the cost of doing business".
Last updated: 06 Jan 2013 13:28 GMT
How the Israel lobby erodes US sovereignty
From writing laws to funding presidential campaigns, conservative Israelis have a strong pull on US politics.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2012 15:02 GMT
Obama inches closer to new Iran oil sanctions
US president outlines measures to further isolate Iran, judging move will not hit US consumers or allies.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 19:30 GMT
Obama's Iran choice
Instead of choosing between war or sanctions, which would be a political lose-lose, the US president should negotiate.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2012 18:10 GMT
Can GOP sanctions on Europe tank the economy?
Sanctioning European countries for buying Iranian oil will hurt the United States, too.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2011 10:51 GMT
Former US governor sentenced to prison
Rod Blagojevich, who tried to sell senate seat vacated by Barack Obama, has been ordered to serve 14 years behind bars.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2011 09:16 GMT
US: Edging closer towards war with Iran?
The biggest problem for the US is not Iran getting a nuclear weapon and testing it, but getting it and not using it.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2011 12:25 GMT
Reports: US weighs new Iran penalties
Sanctions to target petrochemical industry in the wake of IAEA report on Iran's atomic programme, sources say.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2011 07:22 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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