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‘Time is up for Woody Allen’: are Dylan Farrow’s allegations finally sticking?

Time is up for Woody Allen': are Dylan Farrow's allegations finally sticking?

When Dylan Farrow first shared her public account of sexual assault at the hands of her father Woody Allen, actors ignored her personal pleas for support. It was 2014, and celebrities brushed ...

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From Blurred Lines to New Rules: how sex in pop has changed for ever

From Blurred Lines to New Rules: how sex in pop has changed for ever

When Robin Thicke and Pharrell released Blurred Lines on 26 March 2013, they had no idea (or claimed not to) that it would kickstart a debate about rape culture and misogyny in ...

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Fire and Fury: could a book bring down a president?

Fire and Fury: could a book bring down a president?

We seem to be living through a golden age for the political tell-all. After all, there is so much to tell! As politics careens from one car wreck to the ...

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Did US Soccer’s ‘arrogance’ drive Jonathan González to switch to Mexico?

Did US Soccer's 'arrogance' drive Jonathan González to switch to Mexico?

The United States Soccer Federation must better engage with America’s Latino population and hire coaches who “think outside the box” if it doesn’t want a repeat of rising star Jonathan González’s ...

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The NFL playoffs show you don’t need a great quarterback to succeed

The NFL playoffs show you don't need a great quarterback to succeed

Each April at the top of the NFL draft, teams grab at quarterbacks they envision leading them to glory. But none of the four quarterbacks remaining in the NFL playoffs took that ...

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Sunil Gulati says global perceptions of US could hit 2026 World Cup bid

Sunil Gulati says global perceptions of US could hit 2026 World Cup bid

As a new poll shows global confidence in American leadership is at an all-time low, US Soccer president Sunil Gulati has raised concerns about the country’s 2026 World Cup bid. The ...

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US shutdown: Senate bill on verge of collapse amid rancour

The secret of why Donald Trump won’t release his taxes

The Republican-controlled Senate’s bid to avert a US government shutdown is teetering on the brink of collapse as it races against a midnight deadline. The House of Representatives voted 230-197 ...

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Turn and face the strange: the 12 weirdest days from Trump’s first year

Turn and face the strange: the 12 weirdest days from Trump's first year

From its first moments, the Trump presidency defied normal conventions. Witnesses reported that former president George W Bush left the scene of Trump’s inauguration speech remarking: “That was some weird ...

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Turpin case: California couple deny torturing ‘shackled siblings’

Turpin case: California couple deny torturing 'shackled siblings'

The parents accused of holding their 13 children in shackles at a California home have pleaded not guilty. David Turpin, 56, and Louise Turpin, 49, are facing charges of torture, ...

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Stormy Daniels on Trump: pajamas, unprotected sex and … scary sharks

Stormy Daniels on Trump: pajamas, unprotected sex and … scary sharks

The magazine InTouch published on Friday its full interview with a pornographic actor who claims she had an extramarital affair with Donald Trump, years before his presidential campaign and ascendance to ...

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