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It's Crowded at the Top: A New Marketplace Podcast

(Photo: Metro Centric)<p>Our latest podcast, “Crowded at the Top,” presents a surprising explanation for why the U.S. unemployment rate is still …

Al Jazeera team face questioning in Egypt | News | Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera has expressed outrage at the continuing detention of its journalists in Egypt, and is increasingly concerned about the safety of the staff being held without charge.<p>While cameraman Mohamed Fawzy has been released, producers Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed, along with correspondent Peter …

S Sudan and rebels poised for peace talks

South Sudan's government and rebels are set for New Year's Day peace talks in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, to thrash out a ceasefire to end weeks of bloodletting in the world's newest state.<p>Both sides agreed to a ceasefire on Tuesday, mediators said, but fighting between government troops and …

Syria misses deadline to remove chemical arms

Ships waiting to remove Syria's chemical weapons have returned to port in Cyprus because the country has missed a December 31 deadline.<p>Syria was supposed to have removed part of its chemical weapons arsenal for destruction on Tuesday, but Wael Nader Al Halqi, Syria's prime minister, said security …