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US law allowing citizens to defend themselves with deadly force attracts attention abroad
What motivates people to decorate their bodies with ink?
A circus in Phnom Penh and a Washington Nationals game in DC give lessons in character
If by accident you are thrown into icy waters, what can help your chances of survival?
Was the Egyptian uprising which ousted President Mohamed Morsi the biggest ever seen?
"This is a movie directed by an obese 48 year old man, but dreamt of by the boy I was"
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What will Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's party election win mean for the Japanese economy?
In July 1973 a Moroccan waiter was shot dead by an Israeli hit-squad in Norway
What will a change in Labour's relationship with unions mean for working people?
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The Duchess of Cambridge has been taken to hospital and is in the early stages of labour
How policeman James Bannon became a hooligan to infiltrate a notorious 1980s football gang
What are the implications for Hezbollah listing? Plus, China earthquake and the royal baby
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Human trafficking in Mexico and the Priest who stands up to the gangs
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Is it a good idea to acknowledge you may have done something illegal in a foreign country?
Amid coverage of the royal baby, women around the world share experiences of childbirth
Can we ever reliably predict earthquakes to justify the cost of forecasting them?
It’s a boy for William and Kate: we hear from a Royal Historian, and Kate's biographer.
GSK admits potential wrongdoing in China plus excited souvenir-makers on the Royal arrival
Tuesday 23 July 2013