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US looks into police-militarisation claims
Congress to hold hearings on issue after riots that followed African American teen's death in Missouri.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 11:53 GMT
California farmers digging to tackle drought
As the worst drought in a century persists in the US state, some farmers are digging for a possible solution.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2014 01:02 GMT
Las Vegas experiences creative boom
Famous for its casinos, the city wants to broaden its image and attract tourists to its contemporary art scene.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 01:48 GMT
Political activists seek refuge in New York
Many human rights activists and political dissidents escape to New York to avoid persecution in their home countries.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2013 19:31 GMT
Filipino-Americans help typhoon victims
Filipinos abroad have sought to trace relatives living in affected areas, and raise funds for their benefit.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 18:28 GMT
Obama vows action against California wildfire
US president promises to provide all resources needed to halt one of state's largest wildfires in history.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 10:45 GMT
Firefighters struggle with US wildfires
Huge fires in California reach Yosemite National Park and threaten San Francisco's water and power supplies.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 05:22 GMT
Profile: Bo Xilai
Tipped as a future leader, the 62 year old's fall from power has caused a political earthquake in China.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 05:08 GMT
Russian activist may pose threat in new bid
Well-known opposition member sets out to become mayor of Khimki, a town close to the capital.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 03:55 GMT
Russian fears over WTO membership
Economists predict some locally owned businesses will suffer losses as lower trade barriers boost foreign competition.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2012 12:46 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
Ahmed Seif and Egypt's prison generation
Making desperate people's lives truly miserable
War on Islamic State: No chance without Iran
African healthcare laid bare by Ebola epidemic
Russia sanctions: Policy of provocation?
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Syrian food finds Jordanian home
Beloved Syrian ice cream, shawerma and sweets shops have sprung up across Jordan to the delight of locals.
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