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US Secret Service director resigns
Resignation of Julia Pierson comes after a series of security lapses involving the protection of the American president.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 22:21 GMT
Fears over Grand Canyon's water supply
American environmentalists and park officials raise concerns over commercial development outside park's boundary.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 11:29 GMT
Hawaiians battle use of pesticides in crops
Local community in political battle over use of pesticides in GM crops, saying chemicals have made environment toxic.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2014 04:06 GMT
Iraq's military marred by corruption
Corruption and nepotism leave Iraq's military struggling against rebels despite billions of dollars spent.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 03:25 GMT
US oyster trade choked by rising CO2 levels
High water acidity due to higher carbon dioxide stunts oyster growth, hurting multi-billion dollar industry.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2014 19:32 GMT
Top US court keeps prayer at community meets
Supreme court decides to keep Christian prayers at community meetings despite warnings of divisions.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 03:14 GMT
Toyota recalls over six million vehicles
Car giant recalls 27 different models with suspected faults in one of the largest recalls ever in the motor industry.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2014 00:33 GMT
US agency defends 'Cuban Twitter'
Agency for International Development boss tells Senate "ZunZuneo" was not created to undermine Cuban government.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 01:06 GMT
CIA accused of misleading US on torture
Senate report, says torture programmes contributed almost nothing to US war against al-Qaeda.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 01:28 GMT
Terrorism: Used or Abused?
The US justifies pursuing potential targets around the world on the pretext of 'terrorism' but has the word been abused?
Last updated: 26 Feb 2014 18:15 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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