The Mars One project will cost approximately £4bn; 40 applicants will be trained for 8 years before viewers vote for the final 4-person crew
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Wednesday 16 November 2011
Gabrielle Giffords gives her first television interview since being shot in the head
Monday 14 November 2011
Paid leave and open primaries put forward to encourage better mix of parliamentary candidates
Saturday 12 November 2011
The failure of the New York futures brokerMF Global has impacted on an already struggling constituent of the no pain, no gain portfolio. A few weeks before the US group went belly-up, Patsystems warned shareholders they would have to be content with only a "modest profit" this year as sales of its derivativesoftware had suffered withdealers and others delaying – or reducing – their need for cutting edge technology.
Friday 02 September 2011
Steven Seagal killed my puppy. So says Jesus Sanchez Llovera, an Arizona man whose home was raided by armed detectives filming a reality TV programme in which the veteran actor works as a volunteer police officer.
Wednesday 27 July 2011
More than 2,000 weapons were allowed to 'walk' from Texas and Arizona gun shops during the operation
Thursday 16 June 2011
America's firearms watchdog allowed weapons to flow in, failed to catch ringleaders, then tried a cover-up
Sunday 01 May 2011
Welcome to Arizona; please shoot carefully. And if you really want to blend in with God-fearing locals, you may also want to be in possession of a cowboy hat, a sunburned neck, and at least one revolver, tucked into the waistband of your denim trousers.
Thursday 28 April 2011
Three months since she was shot in Tucson, the senator is ready to appear in public to wave off her astronaut husband
Wednesday 20 April 2011
It was fun while it lasted, but the state of Arizona's stint on the front line of right-wing Republicanism appeared to be over yesterday, after its Governor vetoed new laws dealing with two of the great obsessions of the Tea Party movement: the right to bear arms, and the question of whether Barack Obama was actually born in the US.
Saturday 29 January 2011
The state of Arizona is returning to the front line of the simmering debate over immigration after local politicians unveiled a plan to scrap the law requiring all children born on American soil to be classified as US citizens.
Saturday 22 April 2006
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Saturday 10 September 2005
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Monday 08 August 2005
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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