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
Wednesday 22 February 2006
Saturday 10 September 2005
Thursday 11 August 2005
Monday 08 August 2005
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more