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US museum goes digital through crowdsourcing
Over 3,500 volunteers sign up to help transcribe documents and catalogue artifacts , to make them available online.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2014 21:02 GMT
US gun debate after child kills instructor
US gun laws are in the spotlight after a nine-year-old accidentally killed her instructor with a machine gun.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 02:49 GMT
Bank of America in record $17bn settlement
US company to pay amount over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 15:34 GMT
NASA's probe of Mercury turns 10
Messenger spacecraft orbits 100km from planet's surface to send back data, a decade after launch of ambitious mission.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 06:34 GMT
US remembers 'Freedom Summer' murders
The three civil rights activists, two white and one black, were murdered by the Ku Klux Klan half a century ago.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 11:25 GMT
US labs fight to reduce bogus drugs
Medical technicians use technology to help authorities reduce impact of counterfeit drugs that kill 100,000 a year.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 13:48 GMT
Mosquito virus hits thousands in Haiti
Chikungunya fever causes victims severe pain for several days and chronic swelling of joints.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2014 03:01 GMT
Clinton tipped for second White House run
Former US secretary of state laying groundwork for another bid for the presidency, analysts say.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2014 14:52 GMT
US bus adverts anger Muslim groups
Rights groups condemn advertisements that compare Islam with Nazism.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 05:55 GMT
US to regulate electronic-cigarette industry
The $2bn industry could face federal regulation for the first time, including ban on sales to people under age of 18.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2014 02:04 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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