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Roadkill episode 1 recap: who is “Margaret”, and what dirt does she have on Peter?

Roadkill recap: who is “Margaret”, and what dirt does she have on Peter?

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Kayleigh Dray
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    Will you be streaming Netflix’s American Murder: The Family Next Door?

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    “I was scammed out of my life savings. Here’s what I want you to know”

  • Netflix’s Criminal season 2: what that Kit Harington episode gets wrong about rape and consent
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    What Netflix’s Criminal gets wrong about rape and consent

Latest Stories

Honour: Keeley Hawes.
TV

Keeley Hawes’ new crime drama is based on a harrowing true case – watch the trailer

More essential viewing this autumn.

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Hollie Richardson
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Books

Five new books by female authors to look forward to this September

Fuel your reading list with these addictive new reads.

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Anna Brech
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People gather for a vigil for Jacob Blake on August 25, 2020 in New York City. The Wisconsin National Guard has been deployed to Kenosha after Blake was shot several times at close range in the back during an encounter with a police officer, which was caught on video. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)
Life

How we can all be better allies in the fight against racism

We, as white people, need to be better allies. That much is clear. So how can we do that?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Ciara Charteris attends the "Mary Quant" VIP preview at the Victoria & Albert Museum on April 03, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Joe Maher/Getty Images)
People

Poldark’s Ciara Charteris chose not to report her rapist. Now, she’s taking the power back

The actor has spoken out about being assaulted by a “close friend.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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This new true crime series is a must-watch

Warning: spoilers for Netflix’s Dirty John: The Betty Broderick Story ahead.

True crime podcasts explained.
Podcasts

A criminal psychologist explains the big problems with our true crime obsession

She presents a new podcast that examines the nation's fascination.

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Hollie Richardson
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Rape convictions at all time low in England and Wales.
Life

Rape convictions are at an all time low, and it is a “national emergency”

The figures are being described as “dismal” by campaigners.

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Hollie Richardson
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The Secrets She Keeps on BBC One
People

The dark true story that inspired hit show The Secrets She Keeps

Abbie Humphries initially didn’t realise the BBC thriller was about her own kidnapping.

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Kayleigh Dray
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True crime podcasts: Girl Taken.
Podcasts

Girl Taken is the latest true crime podcast to grip the nation

We've rounded up 23 of the best true crime podcasts.

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Lauren Geall
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Johnny Depp arrives at the Royal Courts of Justice, Strand on July 20, 2020 in London, England. The Hollywood Actor is suing News Group Newspapers (NGN) and the Sun's executive editor, Dan Wootton, over an article published in 2018 that referred to him as a "wife beater" during his marriage to actor Amber Heard. (Photo by Peter Summers/Getty Images)
People

Why those Johnny Depp and Amber Heard headlines are so dangerous

Jess Phillips has underlined the big problem with the tabloids’ coverage of the Johnny Depp libel trial.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Why it matters that police can no longer ask rape victims to hand over their phones

The practice is believed to have retraumatised some survivors and discouraged others from reporting their assault at all.

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Moya Crockett
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Hollie Richardson
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Luther fans, Idris Elba just said we’re “this close” to finally getting a film

Here’s everything we know…

Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman
Opinion

Nicole Smallman and Bibaa Henry’s deaths prove the UK needs Black Lives Matter

Two Metropolitan Police officers allegedly took selfies with the bodies of murdered Black women. It was an unabashed act of misogynoir, writes Danielle Dash.

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Danielle Dash
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Oyinkan Braithwaite
Books

My Sister, The Serial Killer wins Crime & Thriller Book of the Year at the British Book Awards 2020

Debut novelist Oyinkan Braithwaite has won the Crime and Thriller Book of the Year at the British Book Awards 2020.

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Stylist Team
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Tiffany Haddish
People

Tiffany Haddish says she “lost a little bit of my soul” after being raped by police cadet

“I had to learn revenge is not really where it’s at.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Capture final episode
Life

The Capture is returning for a second season

But will Holliday Grainger return?

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Hollie Richardson
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Netflic The Woods Harlan Coben
Life

Big fan of The Stranger? Netflix has a new Harlan Coben series for you

Here is everything we know about The Woods.

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Hollie Richardson
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Rihanna SAvage x Fenty
People

Rihanna makes vital point about domestic violence survivors in lockdown

And, in doing so, gives us 2.1 million more reasons to respect her.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Hollie Richardson
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NHS workers are being warned to hide their passes because of thieves

NHS England is warning staff to be vigilant.

Liar season 2 who killed Andrew Earlham
Life

Liar fans, is this proof that [SPOILER] killed Andrew Earlham?

We’re halfway through ITV’s Liar and we’re still no closer to solving Andrew Earlham’s murder… or are we?

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Kayleigh Dray
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