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Obama rejects Canada pipeline plan
Canadian PM voices disappointment after White House turns down plan to bring Canadian oil to US refineries.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2012 06:55 GMT
Obama reveals 'leaner' US defence strategy
President announces deep budget cuts but calls for more presence in Asia-Pacific and vows to preserve US military power.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 09:51 GMT
US sanctions target three Syrian officials
Foreign minister among those hit by new measure amid continuing security crackdown on protesters.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2011 03:35 GMT
'Chinese hackers' break into Gmail accounts
Google says Gmail accounts of US officials and Chinese political activists were targeted in concerted hacking campaign.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2011 20:13 GMT
Netanyahu rules out Jerusalem split
Prime minister distances himself from remarks made by Defence Minister Ehud Barak in favour of dividing Holy City.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2010 16:43 GMT
'Ground Zero' mosque approved
Opponents to the project fail to stop the plan near New York's Ground Zero.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2010 01:34 GMT
US and Israel put on show of unity
Obama reiterates "special bond" while Netanyahu says reports of spat "flat wrong".
Last updated: 07 Jul 2010 02:43 GMT
Arizona sued over immigration law
US federal government says southern state's controversial law is unconstitutional.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2010 00:59 GMT
US passes landmark healthcare bill
Obama hails House of Representatives' 219-212 vote as "victory for the American people".
Last updated: 22 Mar 2010 12:39 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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'One black, one white, separate and unequal'
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Does Uhuru Kenyatta know Kenya is burning?
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