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Olivier Knox

Olivier Knox

    Republican presidential potentials to debate
    Republican presidential potentials to debate
    Frontrunner Mitt Romney and his rivals for the Republican presidential nomination face off on Saturday in a high-stakes debate ahead of
    McCain gives Romney the nod
    McCain gives Romney the nod
    Mitt Romney took fresh fire on Wednesday from his rivals for the US Republican presidential nomination, but also nabbed an endorsement from top...
    Obama's approach to Israel questioned
    Obama's approach to Israel questioned
    US President Barack Obama this week stepped up a counter attack against Republican opponents levelling angry, politically fraught charges that he...
    US nears 11th hour with no deal in sight
    US nears 11th hour with no deal in sight
    A US Congress "super committee" grew more pessimistic on Sunday about reaching a deal to shrink swollen US deficits as it remained unable to close...
    Obama foes win symbolic health law repeal vote
    Obama foes win symbolic health law repeal vote
    President Barack Obama's Republican foes muscled a symbolic Bill calling for the repeal of his historic overhaul of United States healthcare to...
    Obama, Democrats fear rout as US polls open
    Obama, Democrats fear rout as US polls open
    United States voters headed to the polls on Tuesday in key elections widely expected to hand President Barack Obama's Republican foes control of...
    US mid-term elections to be costliest to date
    US mid-term elections to be costliest to date
    US November mid-term elections are on track to be the costliest to date after controversial high court rulings opened the way for shadowy donors to...
    Wall Street overhaul vote 'a victory', says Obama
    Wall Street overhaul vote 'a victory', says Obama
    The United States House of Representatives gave its final approval on Wednesday to the biggest overhaul of Wall Street rules since the Great...
    US Republicans again thwart Wall Street overhaul Bill
    US Republicans again thwart Wall Street overhaul Bill
    Undaunted by the political risks, US Senate Republicans hung together on Tuesday and again thwarted Democratic efforts to start formal debate on...
    Wall Street overhaul Bill stalls in US Senate
    Wall Street overhaul Bill stalls in US Senate
    Sweeping legislation to rein in Wall Street suffered a temporary setback in the United States Senate on Monday as President Barack Obama's...
    Divided US Senate unveils stimulus deal
    Divided US Senate unveils stimulus deal
    After days of bitter debate, President Barack Obama's Democratic Senate allies unveiled a pared-down plan on Friday to pump at least $780-billion...
    Bush gets tough with Sudan over Darfur
    Bush gets tough with Sudan over Darfur
    The United States slapped fresh sanctions on Sudan over the Darfur conflict on Tuesday as it seeks a tough new United Nations Security Council...