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Just how green is François Hollande?

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Latest update : 2012-08-10

Colombia's Indians take justice into their own hands

We head deep into Colombia's Cauca mountain range, where members of the indigenous Nasa community are demanding that both security forces and FARC guerrillas stay off their land. Next, gay rights activists in the United States hold ‘kiss-ins’ outside Chick-Fil-A chicken restaurants to protest against the company chairman’s strong opposition to same-sex marriage.

Finally, NASA is flying high after the successful landing of its Curiosity spacecraft on Mars. The beleaguered space agency faces huge budget cuts, but is hoping Curiosity’s success will help keep the federal funds flowing. 

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2014-11-26 Mexico

Mexico kidnappings: Mother speaks out over missing daughter

This week, as international outrage grows over the disappearance of 43 students in Mexico, our reporters talk to the witness of another mass kidnapping, this time in Cocula,...

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2014-11-20 USA

Obama to take executive action on immigration

This week, US President Barack Obama prepares to announce an executive order on immigration. We head to Colorado to investigate how much some states rely on undocumented workers.

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2014-11-13 Osama bin Laden

Bin Laden's alleged killer speaks out

This week, the man who says he fired the final shots that killed Osama bin Laden has stepped out of the shadows. We bring you more on that former US Navy Seal's first ever...

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2014-11-05 USA

US midterms: Obama loses the Senate

The Republican party has swept the midterm elections, as expected, leaving a lame duck presidency for Barack Obama's final two years in office.

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2014-10-29 Democrats (USA)

US midterms: The battle for Colorado

The race for the US midterm elections is in the final stretch. We take a closer look at the tight battle for the state of Colorado. Also, one of the main campaign issues is...

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