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Data gleaned through clinical trials is invaluable to researchers racing to find cancer treatments. With less than 5% of Americans taking part in trials, doctors are looking for ways to boost participation.
President Obama set aside more than 550 million acres of federal land under 'national monument protection'. Many cheered the move, but disgruntled residents say the state should control their own land.
Why is 100 days a benchmark for presidential performance? Roosevelt's radical reforms in his first 100 days set a precedent that all since have tried to emulate. Can Donald Trump really deliver his 100 day plan to "make America Great again"?
Obama's historic visit to Cuba heralded a new era for US - Cuba relations. Over 230,000 American tourists flocked to Cuba in 2016, but can Havana cope with this massive surge in demand?
In the USA an opioid epidemic is raging. As the world's largest consumer of prescription opioids, addiction and overdoses are common. However, a solution may exist in the form of a plant: Kratom.
This January saw the largest deployment of American troops to Europe since the end of the cold war. But President Trump has expressed his scepticism for NATO, an organisation he has described as "obsolete".
North Korea's totalitarian government exercises tight control of all media consumed within its borders to maintain power over nearly 25 million citizens. But some who have escaped the country are smuggling media on USB sticks in the hope of helping North Koreans learn about life outside the country.
In New York alone, 2,135 16 and 17-year-olds were sentenced to adult prisons in 2015. Once incarcerated, the negative impact of jail-time can be almost impossible for young people to escape.