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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
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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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Moscow's collapsing power dreams
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