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The man known as “John Doe” who accused Kevin Spacey of sexual assault has died

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“How I fell for Anna Delvey, New York’s fake heiress”

When Rachel DeLoache Williams met Anna Delvey, she thought she’d made a new best friend

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Ray BLK’s comments about knife crime in London are incredibly powerful
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Ray BLK’s comments about knife crime in London are incredibly powerful

Speaking on the Duvet Days podcast, Ray BLK – real name Rita Ekwere – has underlined the wider repercussions of the UK’s visibility problem.

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Gillian Flynn is ‘disgusted’ by Gone Girl defence in missing person case

The author has condemned the theory that Jennifer Dulos staged her own disappearance

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Women are talking about difficult men they’ve encountered at work

And their observations have exposed a disturbing trend.

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When They See Us: why the real Central Park Five wanted Oprah to tell their story

The men have been dreaming of gaining her support since they were teenagers

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Joshua Jackson just perfectly summed up the insidious nature of racial blind spots

Your teen crush Pacey just hit the nail on the head.

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Japanese women are using an app to help stop groping on trains.
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How Japanese commuters are using their smartphones to stop groping on trains

The app alerts fellow passengers to crime.

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Line of Duty finale: Who is ‘H’?

Criminologists share their theories

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Why everyone is so excited about Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler’s Netflix movie

Finally, an Adam Sandler movie you’ll actually want to see.

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Silent Solution: How to contact police without speaking out loud
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How to contact the police if you’re too scared to speak out loud

Domestic violence charities are backing a campaign to raise awareness of the Silent Solution system.

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Understanding the controversy behind Netflix’s Madeleine McCann documentary

The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann focuses on their daughter’s disappearance, but Kate and Gerry McCann have condemned the series.

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Why Serial’s Adnan Syed won’t be getting a retrial

His attorney has said he is “devastated” by the ruling.

Analysis: Sally Challen murder conviction overturned following allegations of coercive control
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Sally Challen’s case signals a vital shift in attitudes towards coercive control

Sally Challen killed her husband after allegedly suffering decades of abuse. Now, she’s had her murder conviction overturned.

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The first full-length trailer for The Case Against Adnan Syed is here

The series promises to unearth new evidence that could exonerate Syed for the murder of Hae Min Lee

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What it’s like being a policewoman now vs 40 years ago

How life has changed for women in the police

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Unbelievable: everything we know about Netflix’s new true-crime drama

The series is based on the true story of a teenager who was charged with making a false rape claim.

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This teen escaped her kidnapper – so shouldn’t she get the reward money?

Jayme Closs, 13, endured almost three months of captivity before she escaped

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Why two nuns have been accused of embezzling money to fund gambling trips to Sin City

And Twitter has reacted accordingly.

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The Cry: the big questions we have after episode 3

Warning: this article contains spoilers for episode three of The Cry.

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 18: Actress Teri Hatcher is honored at the first annual 'Noble Awards' at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 18, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for The Noble Awards)
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Teri Hatcher informs Donald Trump that she was sexually assaulted in the back of a car

“I was sat down on the seat looking at the floor as he violated me,” the Desperate Housewives star recalls.

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