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Robert MacPherson

Robert MacPherson

    Arrest video of black woman who died in jail released by Texas authorities
    Arrest video of black woman who died in jail released by Texas authorities
    The death of Sandra Bland (28) three days after being pulled over for failing to signal is being investigated as possible suspicious, after...
    Man charged in Ferguson cop shooting
    Man charged in Ferguson cop shooting
    The incident that occurred last week rekindled tension in the racially troubled Missouri city.
    African-Americans have little faith in US justice
    African-Americans have little faith in US justice
    Outrage over the fatal shooting of Michael Brown is giving way to anger that the white police officer who pulled the trigger might never...
    Oklahoma tornado leaves at least 91 dead
    Oklahoma tornado leaves at least 91 dead
    The state medical examiner's office released the latest death toll but the number climbed rapidly as emergency crews combed through...
    In dark and cold, Americans cast first ballots
    In dark and cold, Americans cast first ballots
    Up and down the East Coast voters braved very cold weather in the pre-dawn darkness as they queued up to bring an end to one of the
    Fifty years on, everyone still wants a piece of Marilyn
    Fifty years on, everyone still wants a piece of Marilyn
    "They're one of a number of pairs she had," says curator Dwight Bowers, gently lifting them out of the beige steel cabinet they share...
    Bombs explode on eve of Algerian polls
    Bombs explode on eve of Algerian polls
    Bombs killed a police officer and wounded five other people on Wednesday on the eve of parliamentary elections in Algeria, prompting fears of...
    Algeria concerned over low voter turnout
    Algeria concerned over low voter turnout
    On the eve of only its third multiparty parliamentary election, there is concern in Algeria that too few citizens will bother to go out Thursday to...
    Riding rails of the world with The Man in Seat 61
    Riding rails of the world with The Man in Seat 61
    Every morning a mild-mannered British servant catches his commuter train to London, whips open his laptop and helps change the way people travel...
    London warned of terror threat on 7/7 anniversary
    London warned of terror threat on 7/7 anniversary
    Britain fell silent for two minutes on Friday in memory of the victims of the London bombings, as its top police officer warned that the threat of...
    Blair swings axe in Cabinet reshuffle
    Blair swings axe in Cabinet reshuffle
    British Prime Minister Tony Blair sacked his home secretary and moved other key ministers in a sweeping Cabinet reshuffle on Friday after voters...
    The write verdict for The Da Vinci Code
    The write verdict for The Da Vinci Code
    In a verdict worthy of a thriller, Britain's High Court on Friday rejected a claim that author Dan Brown stole key elements of his blockbuster...