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Rory Carroll

Rory Carroll

    Obama chases Exit with a Bear
    Obama chases Exit with a Bear
    Just when you think American politics cannot get weirder, the White House announced that ahead of his departure from the US presidency Barack...
    Three more women bring charges of sexual assault against Cosby
    Three more women bring charges of sexual assault against Cosby
    Three more women accusing actor and comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault have given graphic details of how he allegedly abused them during...
    Furious Faeries flay Facebook
    Furious Faeries flay Facebook
    Within hours of the United States supreme court's decision on same-sex marriage last Friday, people with a certain number of progressively minded...
    JFK: A conspiracy of echoes
    JFK: A conspiracy of echoes
    When John Kerry fuels doubts that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone just as publishers unleash a torrent of JFK assassination books you have to ask...
    Giving the snoops the runaround
    Giving the snoops the runaround
    Silicon Valley's role in United States government surveillance has triggered public anxiety about the internet, but it turns out there is at...
    Facebook bows to outcry over sexist content
    Facebook bows to outcry over sexist content
    The company said on Tuesday it would update its policies on hate speech, increase accountability of content creators and train staff to be more...
    Blogging the brutal truth about Mexico's drug wars
    Blogging the brutal truth about Mexico's drug wars
    For three years it has chronicled Mexico's drug war with images and stories that few others dare show, drawing millions of readers, acclaim and...
    Leavening Las Vegas
    Leavening Las Vegas
    A few blocks from the glitzy hotel where Prince Harry cavorted in Las Vegas last year, doing his bit for its party-town image, the neon-lit strip...
    Death pits Chávs against Cháv nots
    Death pits Chávs against Cháv nots
    Hugo Chávez’s death has plunged Venezuela into uncertainty over the future of his socialist revolution.
    Latin America: The ball’s in Obama’s court
    Latin America: The ball’s in Obama’s court
    Hugo Chavez’s death furnishes Barack Obama with an opportunity to repair the United States’ ties with Venezuela, but also with other...
    Chávez: From a poor boy to a leftwing figurehead
    Chávez: From a poor boy to a leftwing figurehead
    No one imagined it would end like this. A ravaged body, a hospital bed, a shroud of silence, invisible. Hugo Chávez's life blazed drama,...
    An app a day keeps the doc away
    An app a day keeps the doc away
    The Consumer Electronics Show, an annual innovation showcase that brings more than 100 000 industry professionals to Las Vegas and fills...