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Malta is among states to offer second passports

Pro-life activists look warily to Trump

Supreme Court ruling makes abortion a US election issue

VW agrees $15.3bn settlement over scandal

Deal includes up to $10bn to buy back 475,000 affected cars

Supreme Court quashes McDonnell conviction

Decision will make it tougher to prosecute public corruption cases

Kerry rallies tech leaders over extremism

Secretary of state says entrepreneurs supply rebuttal to nihilism

Led Zeppelin wins Stairway to Heaven suit

Court rules song’s guitar riff was not stolen from another band

Democrats end sit-in over gun control

Chaotic scenes in Congress as lawmakers try to force votes

Baltimore officer acquitted in Gray case

Verdict leaves prosecutors without convictions after three trials

A small step for gig economy workers

Whisper it quietly: Uber executives have realised their drivers need to feel a touch more secure

Women voters put off by ‘chilly’ Clinton

We like the idea of strong women but not so much actual strong women, writes Katie Roiphe

US workforce dropouts explain Trump’s rise

Unless there is a drastic shift in policy, the labour participation rate will keep falling

The anonymous words firing up millions

Notebook: Opinion towards sexual assault has shifted swiftly, writes Courtney Weaver

Orlando shows Isis propaganda challenge

US enlists Hollywood, Madison Avenue and Silicon Valley in its fight against online radicalisation

Senate votes down 4 gun control measures

Failure to tighten rules comes after Orlando attack

US low-skill males drop out of job market

Male labour participation rate is among lowest in OECD

Going to war with America’s gun lobby

Almost anyone can walk into a gun store and buy a killing machine

Gay America hopes for change after tragedy

Attack sparks debate over limits of political gains by LGBT community

Sanders to work with Clinton to beat Trump

Senator stops short of endorsement in online speech to supporters

Philly tax not so sweet for drinks makers

Move by US city comes as a blow to Coca-Cola and PepsiCo

Sale of Conrad Black’s mansion halted

Canadian tax authorities said former media baron was a flight risk