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    Nuclear non-proliferation, American style

    | Updated at 12:05am on February 26, 2018

    ‘US CHASES a Saudi Deal’ ran the front page headline in the February 21 Wall Street Journal...

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    Magnitude 7.6 quake strikes off Central America

    | Updated at 11:30am on January 10, 2018

    An earthquake of magnitude 7.6 struck near remote Caribbean Islands belonging to Honduras on Tuesday, sparking a tsunami warning for...

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    Truck driver kills eight in New York ‘act of terror’

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:37am on November 01, 2017

    A pick-up driver killed eight people in New York on Tuesday, mowing down cyclists and pedestrians, before striking a school bus in the city's first...

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    Intriguing details in JFK files, but no bombshell

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on October 29, 2017

    Newly released secret records are full of intriguing details surrounding the assassination of president John F Kennedy....

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    America’s long history of warfare

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2017

    IF YOU go to the Wikipedia page that gives a timeline of US foreign military operations between 1775 and 2010, you are likely to come...

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    Political fig leaf after Las Vegas slaughter

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 07, 2017

    THE Congress’s forthcoming ‘bump stock’ bill is the perfect political fig leaf. Cracking down on a simple device that turns deadly weapons even deadlier is...

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    The end of empire

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 05, 2017

    THE American empire is coming to an end. The US economy is being drained by wars in the Middle East and vast military expansion around...