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The support of our readers has made it possible for us to cover tensions at the Mexican border, the data breach that threatened to bring down Facebook, shifts in the gun control debate, and much more besides. With your help, we can continue to hold power to account and...
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Paradise, California, was a slice of heaven for those who lived there – until they lost everything in California's worst wildfire. The Camp fire wiped out the town, killed at least 85 people, and scorched 150,000 acres. But in the face of a dark new reality, shellshocked residents are...
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Bevis, who is part of the Windrush generation, worked and paid taxes in the UK for 40 years. But then he fell foul of the government's 'hostile environment' policy. With no papers to prove he was British, he was made homeless and nearly died from an aneurysm. The charity...
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The ancient Japanese ritual of Sumo is in crisis. Only last week, a Mongolian wrestler was forced to retire after assaulting a teammate – but that's just the tip of the iceberg. Years of controversy and scandal, coupled with the country's declining population, have greatly impacted the sport's ability...
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Moroccan teenager Khadija says she was kidnapped at knife-point, then raped, beaten and tortured by 12 men during a two-month ordeal. The case caused outrage, and inspired the #Masaktach – 'I will not keep silent' – campaign, encouraging women to fight back against the pervasive sexual harassment and violence...
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Nuala and her teenage daughter, Laura, were suddenly evicted from their Dublin home when their landlord of 10 years was forced to sell by his creditors. They haven’t been able to find a new place to rent. Despite having been on the council house waiting list for more than...
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As government cuts affect police numbers, Reading is feeling the pinch. With one officer claiming there are 'very serious jobs, for instance stabbings, that we cannot get to', Thames Valley police have turned to a group of Christian volunteers to help them police the town centre on Friday and Saturday...
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Jan Faulkner, a mother of five, says she suffered loss of bladder control and mobility after having the Essure contraceptive device implanted. Speaking after it was removed, she explains how she got her life back with the help of other women on Facebook who have experienced a similar ordeal  Contraceptive implant...
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At the time of the EU referendum in June 2016, a poll suggested that 92% of the fishing industry voted to leave the European Union. The question of fishing rights has remained a sticking point in negotiations ever since. Sam Wollaston spent four days onboard a trawler to find...
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The inside story of Extinction Rebellion, the direct action group that paralysed central London to protest against what it see as the government's inaction on climate change. After a week of protests, Extinction Rebellion blocked five bridges over the Thames, and police made 82 arrests. This is how it...