The latest, news, views and analysis about the 2001 local elections in Albania
A magnitude 9 earthquake struck Japan on 11 March 2011, triggering a powerful tsunami and severely damaging the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station. This is the story of the struggle to regain control of the failing station, and to deal with the released radioactivity. It had been compiled from the continuing and excellent reporting by the Nature News team.
From the stirrings in Tunisia to start the year to the violence in Libya, the Middle East and North Africa have been a region in transition.
Sarah Palin's rise from mayor of Wasilla to Alaska governor and then John McCain's presidential running mate
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