Prince Harry and Jersey Shore – the kind of team-up that should set alarm bells ringing and bring back memories of the prince’s last visit to a US party town, which resulted in pics of his bottom taking over the internet. But Harry wasn’t on the shore to party with Snooki and co, he was there to show his concern and support for the communities devastated by Superstorm Sandy.
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The Diverted Ambulance: How ER Crowding Can Kill Patients
South Africa’s Public-Sector Strike a Dilemma for Zuma
The use of rubber bullets by South African police against striking public-sector workers in Soweto erstwhile cauldron of antiapartheid protest carries a symbolic significance that will send shockwaves through the country. But it also marks a milestone in the slow transition by the ruling African National Congress from being a rebel movement that reflexively backed striking workers to being a government that can’t afford to heed their demands
Do Sex Workers in Mexico City Need Their Own District?
Fear and Trembling in Damascus: A Pretense of Calm in Syria’s Capital
Damaging Tornadoes Hit Joplin, Missouri, and Minneapolis
Singapore: Why Lee Kuan Yew Resigned from the Cabinet
From the epochal to the mundane, the decisions of Singapore’s Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew have steered the history of his island nation for more than half a century. But as the political party Lee founded in 1954 seeks to shore up its sliding fortunes with a younger and more politically outspoken electorate, the 87-year-old man regarded as modern Singapore’s founding father has withdrawn from day-to-day governance by quitting his Cabinet post along with Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong, who succeeded Lee as Prime Minister in 1990