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We have started to collect the most important news related to United States in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Obama: 'Soul searching' needed

Tuesday, August 7th 2012, 0:17

US President Barack Obama says "soul searching" is needed on how to reduce violence following a second mass shooting event in the US in a month.
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AIG share sale nets $750m for US

Monday, August 6th 2012, 23:45

The US government says it expects to receive $750m (£480m) from the latest sale of shares held in insurer AIG.
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Spain dismiss match-throw claims

Monday, August 6th 2012, 23:16
related countries: Brazil Brazil, Spain Spain

Spain's men's team deny their collapse in an 88-82 defeat by Brazil was a deliberate attempt to avoid facing the USA.
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Bank 'in $250bn scheme with Iran'

Monday, August 6th 2012, 22:22
related countries: Iran Iran

Standard Chartered illegally "schemed" with Iran for almost a decade to launder as much as $250bn (£161bn) in secret transactions, a US regulator says.
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Monday, August 6th 2012, 21:25
related places: Sunday

US authorities investigate reports that the gunman who killed six people at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin had white supremacist links.
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From running for his life to running for gold

Monday, August 6th 2012, 17:45
related countries: Sudan Sudan

The South Sudanese refugee now seeking Olympic gold for the US
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Gibson settles discord on timber

Monday, August 6th 2012, 17:09
related countries: Madagascar Madagascar

The US government settles its legal case against the iconic Gibson Guitar company over use of illegal timber from Madagascar.
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Best Buy founder in buyout offer

Monday, August 6th 2012, 16:06

The founder and former chairman of US electronics retailer Best Buy offers to buy the struggling retailer for $8.8bn (£5.66bn).
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VIDEO: Truman's grandson at Hiroshima ceremony

Monday, August 6th 2012, 15:49
related places: Truman

The 67th memorial ceremony of the Hiroshima bombing is attended by the grandson of US President Harry S. Truman - the man who ordered the bombing in 1945.
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Accused singer vows to clear name

Monday, August 6th 2012, 15:41
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic
related places: Prague, Rock

Rock singer Randy Blythe, who fronts US band Lamb of God, vows to "fight to clear his good name" after being released on bail from a Prague jail.
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Judoka expelled for cannabis use

Monday, August 6th 2012, 15:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

American judoka Nicholas Delpopolo is disqualified from London 2012 after testing positive for a prohibited substance.
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US violinist Ruggiero Ricci dies

Monday, August 6th 2012, 14:21

Virtuoso violinist Ruggiero Ricci has died of heart failure at the age of 94, according to classical music magazine The Strad.
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Sikh shock at US temple shootings

Monday, August 6th 2012, 13:21
related places: America

Members of the US Sikh community express their shock after six worshippers are shot dead at a temple in Wisconsin.
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Batman holds off Recall challenge

Monday, August 6th 2012, 9:48

Batman sequel The Dark Knight Rises tops the US box office for a third consecutive week, holding off a challenge from Colin Farrell's remake of Total Recall.
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China attacks US 'trouble-making'

Monday, August 6th 2012, 5:42
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing

Chinese state media hit out at US "trouble-making" on the South China Sea, two days after Beijing summoned a US diplomat on the issue.
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Nasa rover touches down on Mars

Monday, August 6th 2012, 5:33
related places: Mars

The US space agency, Nasa, successfully lands its huge new robot rover in a deep crater on the Red Planet.
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Seven dead at Wisconsin temple

Monday, August 6th 2012, 2:51
related places: Oak Creek

At least seven people, including a gunman, have died in a shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, police say.
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VIDEO: Seven dead at Wisconsin temple

Monday, August 6th 2012, 1:01

At least seven people, including a gunman, have died in a shooting at a Sikh temple in the US state of Wisconsin, police say.
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US summoned in South China row

Sunday, August 5th 2012, 10:21
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing, South China

China summons a senior US diplomat in a dispute over the South China Sea, following US remarks over Beijing's attitude in the matter.
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Honduran journalist flees attacks

Sunday, August 5th 2012, 0:35
related countries: Honduras Honduras

Honduran radio journalist Jose Chinchilla asks the US to grant him and his family asylum after they are apparently threatened and attacked.
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Phelps wins 18th and final gold

Saturday, August 4th 2012, 23:28

Michael Phelps wins his 18th and final Olympic gold medal before he retires as the US dominated the 4x100m medley relay.
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Fraser-Pryce retains 100m title

Saturday, August 4th 2012, 21:06
related countries: Jamaica Jamaica, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London, Shelly

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica sees off the challenge of American Carmelita Jeter to retain her Olympic 100m title in London.
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Bryan brothers win US tennis gold

Saturday, August 4th 2012, 17:19
related countries: France France
related places: Bob

Bob and Mike Bryan secure men's doubles gold with a 6-4 7-6 win over France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Michael Llodra.
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GB's team pursuit women win gold

Saturday, August 4th 2012, 17:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Britain's women's team pursuit trio break their own world record to beat the United States and win Olympic gold.
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Ruthless Williams wins gold medal

Saturday, August 4th 2012, 14:43
related countries: Russia Russia

Serena Williams of the United States thrashes Russia's Maria Sharapova 6-0 6-1 to win the Olympic women's singles gold medal.
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Ex-husband guilty of man's murder

Saturday, August 4th 2012, 14:11

A man is convicted by a US jury of murdering his ex-wife's husband who was shot outside his home.
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Gay kiss-in at US fast-food chain

Saturday, August 4th 2012, 0:09

Supporters of gay marriage in the US organise a protest at a fast-food chain in response to its owner's opposition to same-sex unions.
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Missing US husband 'faked death'

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 23:23
related places: New York

The wife of a man who went missing while swimming in New York accuses him of faking his own death after she discovered emails from him.
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VIDEO: Gay protest at US fast-food chain

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 23:13

Supporters of gay marriage in the US are protesting at outlets of a fast-food chain, Chick-fil-A, in response to its owner's opposition to same-sex unions.
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VIDEO: Syria rebels 'getting covert training'

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 22:54
related countries: Syria Syria, Turkey Turkey

The Turkish military is reportedly running a covert training centre for members of the Free Syrian Army in a US airbase in southern Turkey.
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VIDEO: Mixed jobs report for US economy

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 22:32

The US unemployment rate rose from 8.2% to 8.3% last month, as more people re-entered the workforce but failed to find a job.
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US economy adds 163,000 new jobs

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 20:17

The US economy adds 163,000 workers in July, according to official figures, but the unemployment rate inches up from 8.2% to 8.3%.
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Adlington beaten by US teenager

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 19:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

American 15-year-old Katie Ledecky stuns Rebecca Adlington to take the women's 800m freestyle Olympic title, with the British favourite third.
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Clinton urges Sudan compromise

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 16:32

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton urges the two Sudans to resolve their differences, on a brief visit to newly-independent South Sudan.
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One dead in Illinois coach crash

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 14:42
related places: Chicago, Kansas City

One woman dies and two dozen people are hurt as a US Megabus coach bound from Chicago for Kansas City, Missouri, crashes into a concrete bridge pillar.
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VIDEO: The 'cardboard workforce' of Beverly Hills

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 13:10
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: Beverly Hills

A young artist of Mexican descent is placing painted cardboard figures of people around Beverly Hills to create awareness of the plight of immigrant workers in the US.
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US farmer destroys police cars

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 12:42
related places: Vermont

A man in the US state of Vermont who had been facing a minor drugs charge is now in more serious trouble after driving a tractor over seven police cars.
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Police storm Miley Cyrus's house

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 11:10

Police in the US believe pop star Miley Cyrus may have been the victim of a "swatting" prank, which saw armed police called to her home.
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VIDEO: Under-employment increasing in US

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 7:09
related places: Friday

Despite an estimated 10,000 jobs being created in the US during July, unemployment rates are expected to remain unchanged when the latest jobs reports is released on Friday.
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US resists losing control of net

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 1:13

The United States signals it would resist any effort to pass control of the internet from US bodies to a UN agency.
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Yemenis question US strategy in fight with al-Qaeda

Friday, August 3rd 2012, 0:22

Yemen discomfort over US tactics for ridding country of al-Qaeda
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VIDEO: China's obsession with Olympic Gold

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 22:16
related countries: China China

At the top of the Olympic medals table it's a race between China and the US - and for the Chinese there is only one place on the podium that's worth having.
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GM profits fall on weakening euro

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 22:09

US car giant General Motors reports a fall in quarterly profits due to weak sales in Europe, where the debt crisis has weighed on the euro.
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Planes in near miss at US airport

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 18:28

US air safety regulators confirm they are investigating how three planes narrowly avoided a midair collision at a Washington DC airport.
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US 'secret help' for Syria rebels

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 17:37
related countries: Syria Syria

US President Barack Obama has signed a covert order authorising support for Syrian rebels, US media report.
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Clinton set for Museveni talks

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 17:35
related countries: Senegal Senegal, Uganda Uganda
related places: Africa

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton flies to Uganda on the latest leg of her Africa tour, condemning autocratic rule on the continent during her earlier visit to Senegal.
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Colorado accused's 'warning sign'

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 15:54
related places: Colorado

The psychiatrist who treated the Colorado theatre shootings suspect alerted his school's threat-assessment team about him, US media reports.
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US women's eight win Olympic gold

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 11:53
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The United States lead from start to finish to clinch Olympic gold in the women's eight at Eton Dorney as Britain finish fifth.
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VIDEO: US athletes prepare for battle

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 10:43
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The US women's track and field team has been warming up at a stadium in East London not far from the Olympic Park.
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Lichtenstein painting resurfaces

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 9:18
related places: New York

A painting by the late American pop artist Roy Lichtenstein has been found in a New York warehouse after 40 years.
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Toyota to recall 878,000 vehicles

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 7:12
related countries: Canada Canada

Toyota says it will recall 878,000 vehicles in the US and Canada to fix a problem with the rear suspension arm.
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Fast-food chain backed in gay row

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 0:21

Former US presidential candidates Rick Santo rum and Mike Huckabee urge supporters of "traditional values" to eat at fast-food chain Chick-fil-A.
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US airport reopens after 'threat'

Thursday, August 2nd 2012, 0:01
related places: Texas

San Antonio International Airport in the US state of Texas reopens after it evacuated passengers amid a bomb threat, airport and local officials say.
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Peru seizes $2.3m in fake bills

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 23:54
related countries: Peru Peru

Police in Peru say they have seized $2.3m in counterfeit bills, which were going to be smuggled into the USA in hidden souvenirs.
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How can an election cost $6bn?

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 23:06

Why does the US election cost so much?
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Chen seeks US pressure on China

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 22:39
related countries: China China
related places: Washington

Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng, who is in the US after fleeing house arrest in his home country, urges Washington to investigate his case.
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USA break freestyle relay record

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 21:34

United States produce an Olympic-record time to win gold in the women's 200m freestyle relay.
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US Fed signals stimulus action

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 18:46

The US central bank, the Federal Reserve, signals that it may take more action to stimulate the world's largest economy, but announces no new measures.
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Bahrain 'weaponising' tear gas

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 17:33
related countries: Bahrain Bahrain

A US rights group accuses the authorities in Bahrain of indiscriminately using tear gas as a weapon against anti-government protesters.
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Israel: Iran unfazed by warnings

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 17:12
related countries: Iran Iran, Israel Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says assurances by the US are not enough to stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons.
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Manufacturing in worldwide slump

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 16:27
related countries: China China, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Manufacturing in most of the world is in a slump, a raft of reports from the US, UK, the eurozone and China suggest.
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US orchestra escapes bankruptcy

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 11:45

The Philadelphia Orchestra emerges from bankruptcy a month after a judge approved its reorganisation plan.
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AUDIO: Obama linked to first US slaves

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 11:25

A senior genealogist at ancestry.com says Barack Obama is related to the first African slaves in the US.
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US Congress announces budget deal

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 9:21
related places: March

US Congressional leaders agree to keep funding the government until next March, narrowly avoiding a year-end showdown over taxes and spending.
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US author Gore Vidal dies aged 86

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 7:13
related places: Los Angeles

Celebrated US author and political commentator Gore Vidal has died at his home in Los Angeles, aged 86, his family says.
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Clinton in Senegal on Africa tour

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 3:08
related countries: Senegal Senegal
related places: Dakar, Africa

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrives in the Senegalese capital, Dakar, as she begins a seven-nation African tour set to focus on security.
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Afghanistan: Peace signals from the Taliban

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 1:35

Taliban talks signals fail to stir US response
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Gay union law nears Supreme Court

Wednesday, August 1st 2012, 0:14
related places: California

Opponents of gay marriage in California ask the US Supreme Court to rule on a ban that a lower court ruled unconstitutional earlier this year.
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US imposes new sanctions on Iran

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 22:04
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Tehran

US President Barack Obama orders new sanctions against Iran's oil and financial sectors, amid continuing concern over its nuclear programme.
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VIDEO: Romney finishes tour in Poland

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 21:58
related countries: Poland Poland
related places: Republican

The Republican candidate for the US presidency Mitt Romney has paid tribute to the people of Poland on the final part of his overseas tour, four months before the election takes place.
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US defence chief visits Egypt

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 21:48
related countries: Egypt Egypt

US defence chief Panetta's Egyptian balancing act
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Phelps wins record Olympic medal

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 20:44

Michael Phelps wins a record 19th Olympic medal as he helps the US team to claim victory in the 4x200m freestyle relay.
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US seeks global stance on CO2 tax

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 19:03

The US hosts talks with other countries opposed to a new EU carbon tax on airlines, hoping to find an alternative.
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Online poker duo settle for $731m

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 19:00

Two online poker companies agree a $731m (£466m) settlement with the US justice department over illegal internet gambling charges.
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China swimmer clean - UK official

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 17:56
related countries: China China, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The British Olympic Association chairman says Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen is not a drug cheat, after a US coach cast doubt on her record swim.
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Hancock sets record to win gold

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 14:19

American soldier Vincent Hancock sets a new Olympic final record on his way to winning the gold medal in the men's skeet.
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US man admits al-Shabab charges

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 10:24
related countries: Somalia Somalia
related places: Chicago

A US man pleads guilty in a court in Chicago to trying to provide support for hardline Islamist group al-Shabab in Somalia.
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Colombia cocaine yield 'down 25%'

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 10:03

Colombia's pure cocaine production has fallen 25% in the past year, and 72% since 2001, according to US figures.
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US 'on side of Mexican reporters'

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 8:56
related countries: Mexico Mexico

The US is 'deeply worried' by attacks on Mexican journalists, Deputy Secretary of State William Burns says.
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VIDEO: Fresh twist in US-EU airline tax row

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 8:48
related places: Washington

Washington is looking to ratchet up the pressure in an ongoing row over EU legislation that will force airlines using European airports pay for their carbon emissions.
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US singer Tony Martin dies at 98

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 8:38
related places: Los Angeles

Romantic singer and actor Tony Martin, who appeared in movie musicals from the 1930s to the '50s, dies at his Los Angeles home aged 98.
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Seal flu virus worries scientists

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 6:57

Scientists in the United States have identified a new strain of influenza in harbour seals that could potentially impact human and animal health.
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Australia in record drugs seizure

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 5:05
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Hong Kong Hong Kong

Australian police seize drugs worth A$500m (US$526m; £335m) and break up a Hong Kong-based drugs ring, with seven arrests made.
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US wartime plane found in Canada

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 2:22
related countries: Canada Canada

US divers find what appear to be remains of a crew of an Army amphibious plane that went down in the Eastern St Lawrence River during World War II.
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New York baby kidnapper sentenced

Monday, July 30th 2012, 21:12
related places: New York

Ann Pettway, who stole a newborn baby from a New York hospital in 1987 and raised her as her own, has been sentenced to 12 years in jail in the US.
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Palestinians slam 'racist' Romney

Monday, July 30th 2012, 21:01
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Romney

US presidential candidate Mitt Romney is accused of racism after he suggested "culture" could explain the Palestinians' economic inferiority to Israel.
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Man Utd prices shares at $16 each

Monday, July 30th 2012, 21:00
related places: New York

Manchester United plans to sell shares at between $16 and $20 each, raising as much as $330m (£210m) in New York, according to documents filed in the US.
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Teen Meilutyte wins historic gold

Monday, July 30th 2012, 19:45
related countries: Lithuania Lithuania

Teenager Ruta Meilutyte wins Lithuania's first Olympic swimming gold by beating American Rebecca Soni in the 100m breaststroke.
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Franklin outpaces Seebohm to gold

Monday, July 30th 2012, 19:45
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

American teenager Missy Franklin storms to 100m backstroke gold ahead of Emily Seebohm, with Britain's Gemma Spofforth fifth.
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Agnel storms to second gold medal

Monday, July 30th 2012, 19:01
related countries: France France, United Kingdom United Kingdom

France's Yannick Agnel wins his second gold of the London Olympics in the men's 200 freestyle as American Ryan Lochte comes fourth.
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Chrysler in profit on US sales

Monday, July 30th 2012, 17:38
related places: Chrysler

Chrysler swings to a profit of $436m (£278m) as the carmaker was boosted by sales in its home US market.
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Millions lost on Afghan projects

Monday, July 30th 2012, 17:24
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Congress

Hundreds of millions of US taxpayer dollars may have been wasted on poorly managed infrastructure projects in Afghanistan, says a report to Congress.
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Man Utd gets Chevrolet as sponsor

Monday, July 30th 2012, 16:39
related places: Chevrolet

Manchester United signs a new seven-year deal to have its shirts sponsored by US car brand Chevrolet.
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Apollo Moon flags still standing

Monday, July 30th 2012, 12:58
related places: Apollo

Images from a Nasa spacecraft show that US flags planted in the lunar soil by Apollo astronauts are mostly still standing.
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Actor Norman Alden dies aged 87

Monday, July 30th 2012, 12:37
related places: Back

American character actor Norman Alden, who was the voice of 1970s superhero Aquaman and appeared in Back to the Future, dies aged 87.
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Aleppo 'nail in Assad's coffin'

Monday, July 30th 2012, 5:50
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Aleppo

Syria's assault on the city of Aleppo is a "nail in the coffin" of President Assad, says US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta as he starts a Middle-East tour.
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Stoner takes US GP over Lorenzo

Sunday, July 29th 2012, 22:37
related places: Lorenzo, Laguna Seca

Defending champion Casey Stoner beats Jorge Lorenzo to first place at Laguna Seca to close the gap in the MotoGP standings.
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VIDEO: Romney: US will stand with Israel

Sunday, July 29th 2012, 22:14
related countries: Iran Iran, Israel Israel

US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney makes strongly pro-Israeli comments on a visit to the country, saying he would ''respect'' an Israeli military strike on a nuclear-armed Iran.
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US has 'moral duty' to block Iran

Sunday, July 29th 2012, 20:15
related countries: Israel Israel, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

In a speech in Israel, US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says the US has a "moral imperative" to prevent Iran developing nuclear weapons.
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Rhode makes US Olympics history

Sunday, July 29th 2012, 14:09

Kim Rhode secures skeet gold to became the first American to win individual medals at five consecutive Olympics.
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