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America's 13 deficits: Part 1
The US' biggest economic problem is unemployment, yet the government's approach is to focus on deficits instead.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2011 10:18 GMT
Preventing violent extremism
A new US national strategy to counter domestic terrorism is more alarmist than useful.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2011 09:25 GMT
US holds Saudi man for 'bomb plot'
Khalid Ali Aldawsari, who arrived in 2008 on a student visa, accused of buying chemicals to make an explosive device.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2011 06:55 GMT
Openly gay US troops may serve
In a landmark victory for gay rights, openly gay soldiers, sailors and airforce men and women can now fight for America.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2010 06:22 GMT
Obama vows to fight gay troop ban
US president urges senate to try again to overturn ban on openly gay troops after bid to repeal the policy is blocked.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2010 06:01 GMT
Senators threaten Fort Hood summon
US senators probing shooting at military base demand access to suspect's personnel file.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2010 05:43 GMT
Republicans criticise Bush proposal
Senators unveil resolution urging alternatives to US troop-increase plan in Iraq.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2007 06:40 GMT
Coast Guard report clouds ports deal
The disclosure that the US Coast Guard raised concerns weeks ago about a Dubai company's takeover of some US port operations may undermine Republican efforts to avert condemnation of the deal.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2006 22:29 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
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.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
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
Is Britain only for the rich?
Climate activism: A change in approach?
Scotland and other nation-states that would be
Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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