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Sweden’s Greta Thunberg (centre) with representatives of indigenous people  at the COP25 climate conference in Madrid, Spain. Photograph: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images

Greta Thunberg turned a spotlight on the struggles of the world’s indigenous peoples when she appeared at the UN climate conference alongside young ca(...)

Republican Matt Bevin, who was narrowly defeated  by Democrat Andy Beshear in Kentucky. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/File photo

US Democrats claimed an upset win in Kentucky on Tuesday over a Republican governor backed by president Donald Trump and seized control of the state l(...)

US president Donald Trump mocks Beto O’Rourke during a  rally  in Tupelo, Mississippi. Photograph: Brandon Dill/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump said on Friday he believed an “angry majority” of American voters will support him against an impeachment inquiry as he soug(...)

Big cittie: Digital reconstruction of Dublin circa 1500

When we move away from behemoth social networking platforms, one of the best things about the internet is the fact that it caters to niche interests –(...)

 The construction site of Royal Dutch Shell’s new plant, which  will produce more than a million tons of plastic, in the form of tiny pellets. Many in the Pittsburgh area see it as an economic engine, but others worry about the long-term harm. Photograph: The New York Times

The 386-acre property looks like a giant Lego set rising from the banks of the Ohio River. It is one of the largest active construction projects in th(...)

US president Donald Trump  posing with a two-month-old mass shooting survivor held by Melania Trump:  grinning, the US leader  give the thumbs-up.  Photograph: Flotus/EPA

One of the most totemic pictures of the Obama era was a White House photo showing the president bowing to let a five-year-old black boy touch his hair(...)

Homeland Security Investigations officers from Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Photograph: Immigration and Customs Enforcement/Reuters

The governments of Guatemala and Mexico said on Thursday that between them, almost 300 of their citizens had been detained in the southern US state of(...)

Tasty alternatives to beef. But are they burgers?  The state of Arkansas says no. Photograph: iStock

Is a veggie burger actually a burger? More to the point, is it misleading to call it one? By the end of this week, stores in Arkansas might not be a(...)

Tyler Holland guides his bike through the water as winds from Tropical Storm Barry push water from Lake Pontchartrain over the seawall. Photograph: David J Phillip/AP Photo

Weakened but still potent, Storm Barry inundated the Gulf Coast but appeared unlikely to deluge New Orleans as it continued its slow advance. Neverth(...)

A palm tree blows in the wind in Morgan City, Louisiana as Hurricane Barry approaches the Louisiana coast. Photograph: Bryan Thomas/The New York Times

A storm forecasters warn is carrying “off the chart” amounts of moisture is slowly crawling towards shore along the US Gulf coast, having already caus(...)

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