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UN makes last stand on arms treaty
In the middle of an intense debate on gun control, the UN will meet in March aiming to finalise an arms trade treaty.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2012 10:42 GMT
Obama casts early ballot in Chicago
Incumbent candidate visits hometown to become first US president to cast in-person vote before November 6 election day.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2012 05:27 GMT
Terror charges ahead of Chicago NATO summit
Trio accused of making petrol bombs and plotting attacks, but supporters say suspect materials were beer-making kit.
Last updated: 20 May 2012 10:53 GMT
Writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak dies
American author of more than 50 books, including Where the Wild Things Are, passes away after stroke complications.
Last updated: 08 May 2012 19:35 GMT
King Harry's crown has not yet slipped
Melbourne Victory struggled in the A-League this season but the return of Harry Kewell has still been a raging success.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 11:26 GMT
How will Montt defend himself in Guatemala?
The former dictator will have to answer for the armed forces’ actions, which claimed several lives, during the hearing.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2012 13:49 GMT
Earth's twin discovered beyond solar system
A NASA team has found a small planet best positioned to have liquid water but has yet to determine whether it is solid.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2011 06:28 GMT
Tectonic movements in the British media
The phone hacking scandal that rocked News of the World to its core is still causing uneasiness in the British media
Pennie R Quinton
Last updated: 16 Sep 2011 15:11 GMT
US stocks rally after Fed vows low rates
Benchmark interest rate to be kept near zero but no new monetary initiatives offered amid warning of sluggish economy.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2011 20:44 GMT
US stocks gain amid volatility
Stocks close in positive in volatile session as Fed Reserve announces to keep its benchmark interest rate close to zero.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2011 18:59 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
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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