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Republicans key to US-China carbon emissions deal
New Senate is set to be packed with a brand new crop of Republican climate change deniers and boosters of fossil fuels.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2014 10:48 GMT
Obama backs net neutrality plan
The US president says Internet service providers should grant equal access to all content providers.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 02:15 GMT
Obama hosts Congress leaders after elections
US president under pressure to cooperate with Republicans after they swept to victory in midterm polls.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2014 23:20 GMT
Obama slammed for delaying immigration pledge
Anger as US president delays promise to use executive action to shield millions of young people from deportation.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 08:42 GMT
What do Obama and Rouhani have in common?
The US and Iran resemble each other in stunning ways.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 12:19 GMT
US Congress votes to end government shutdown
President Obama signs bill approved by both chambers reopening federal government and averting a US default.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2013 11:37 GMT
US Senate approves last-minute debt deal
Agreement will avert a US default and reopen federal government once the House approves legislation and Obama signs it.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2013 01:40 GMT
US no closer to deals on debt and shutdown
Republicans and Democrats fail to reach compromise on government shutdown and raising country's debt ceiling.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 00:38 GMT
Obama attacks Republicans over shutdown
US president says crisis would be over in five minutes if Republicans dropped their "obsession" with health-care plan.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2013 16:07 GMT
Obama and Congress deadlocked over shutdown
No signs of progress after US president meets Congressional leaders to discuss partial shutdown of government.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2013 15:32 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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