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John Terrett

John Terrett

John Terrett is a Washington DC based correspondent for al Jazeera English

Americas

9/11 museum met with mixed feelings

Storage of unidentified remains and entry fees are some of the controversies when New York museum opens to the public.

9/11 museum met with mixed feelings

Americas

Islanders fire up over telecom giant's plans

Verizon wire replacement push hits inhabitants of New York's Fire Island hard.

Islanders fire up over telecom giant's plans

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3D printing could make anyone a gun maker

Authorities worry that criminals will get hold of printing machines and make their own weapons.

3D printing could make anyone a gun maker

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Mississippi supreme court halts execution

Court issues last minute stay of execution for Willie Manning, who was convicted of killing two students in 1992.

Mississippi supreme court halts execution

Americas

Facing hard times in US Midwest

Farmers in the US Midwest are once again facing difficulty after their crop is destroyed for the second year in a row.

Facing hard times in US Midwest

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Guns N' Races in Texas

Debate over gun control invades the sporting arena as gun lobby sponsors key NASCAR race.

Guns N' Races in Texas

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Protesting US 'Right To Work' law

Michigan, once a bastion of union labour in the US, has become the 24th state to adopt "Right To Work" laws

Protesting US 'Right To Work' law

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Deported dad wins custody of kids

After a long legal battle, Felipe Montes - who was deported to Mexico in 2010 - will be reunited with his three sons.

Deported dad wins custody of kids

Americas

Real film survives in the digital age

A huge community of photographers love real film, and at least two global companies are driving the hobby.

Real film survives in the digital age

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Crabbing by tablet

Crabbers in the US are replacing traditional means for new ways to log catches

Crabbing by tablet

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The ‘Frankenstorm’ this way comes

Hurricane Sandy is expected to meet with another storm and cold front from Canada, posing larger threat to US coast.

The ‘Frankenstorm’ this way comes

Americas

Flight to vote in Venezuela elections

Venezuelans in the US hoping for a change in their country's leadership cast their ballots in New Orleans.

Flight to vote in Venezuela elections