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Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
05 Dec 2010 19:44 GMT | Politics, Environment, Humanitarian crises
The White House is planning to serve seafood from the Gulf of Mexico at Christmas events this year, in a move aimed at boosting consumer confidence in the wake of the devastating BP oil spill.
But some locals are questioning the safety of seafood from the area.
They insist the oil is still in the water. Al Walker, a fishing boat captain in Louisiana, tells Al Jazeera's John Terrett why he has doubts over the testing.
Source: Al Jazeera
White House oil spill investigation commission says BP did not sacrifice safety to save money.
Humanitarian crises, US & Canada, United States, US
US Gulf residents attribute ongoing sicknesses to BP's oil disaster and use of toxic dispersants.
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Human Rights, Cuba, Fidel Castro
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US & Canada, United States, Arts & Culture
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Asia Pacific, New Zealand, Health
An alarming number of young UK offenders with criminal records were previously in the care of local authorities.
Europe, Child rights, Law
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#FreeAJStaff, Media, Middle East, Egypt, Peter Greste
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War & Conflict, Middle East, Turkey, PKK, Iraq
An investigation into the role of one of the most influential banks in the world.
Business & Economy, Greece, US & Canada
Former classmates separated during Iraq's invasion of Kuwait in 1990 reunite decades later.
War & Conflict, Politics, Poverty & Development
We investigate why the Baltic states of Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania are nervous about Russia's regional ambitions.
Politics, Russia, Vladimir Putin
Opiate addiction and mining developments are threatening the future of Canada's First Nations rural communities.
Human Rights, Health, Environment