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Latest update : 2013-02-07

Mexico: Vigilante villagers defy drug gangs

To fight violence, Mexicans are increasingly taking the law into their own hands, with vigilantes guarding neighbourhoods. Next, in the United States, the government takes rating agency Standard & Poor's to court for its role in the financial crisis. Finally, we take a look at the eventful life of American sniper Chris Kyle, who was killed in Texas this week.

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2015-03-04 Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu's speech to Congress divides Washington

This week, Benjamin Netanyahu gets a series of standing ovations in the US Congress, but his speech there angers the Obama administration.

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2015-02-26 immigration

USA: Congressional standoff over immigration

This week, another federal shutdown looms in Washington, and this time it could have a very real impact on national security - we tell you more. Next, could one man really be...

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2015-02-19 US Congress

US Congress: Israeli PM's upcoming speech sparks divisions

This week, a planned speech by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu divides Congress and infuriates the White House - we find out why. Also, we head to Venezuela where...

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2015-02-11 hostages

Mexico's drug 'Queen of the Pacific' released from prison

This week, the world pays tribute to Kayla Mueller. The 26-year-old aid worker was kidnapped and killed by jihadists in Syria. Also, the "Queen of the Pacific" is free: Mexico's...

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2015-02-06 USA

Measles continues to spread in the US

This week, a measles epidemic hits the US as anxious parents steer clear of vaccines. Then, hopes of a rapprochement between Venezuela and the US have been seriously undermined...

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