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Myra, the Michigan Militia Corps Wolverines commanding officer: “I’m a single mom. I joined to learn how to protect myself.”  Photograph: Stephen Starr

On a freezing, overcast Saturday afternoon, the parking lot of Aubree’s pizzeria in Howell, a small town in central Michigan, is filled with oversized(...)

 People watch the aftermath of a mass shooting outside  the Mandalay Bay hotel near the scene of the Route 91 Harvest festival on Las Vegas Boulevard in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photograph: Paul Buck/EPA

At least 58 people died and more than 500 others were wounded when a gunman opened fire on a country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip. The gunma(...)

When asked whether he was looking forward to the election campaign, one of Enda Kenny’s stock responses was: “I’m f****ng dying for road.” Photograph: Bloomberg

Good morning, the digest this morning is a little different. We have asked each of the four contributors to choose their favourite piece from the dige(...)

Janet Reno: July 21st, 1938-November 7th, 2016. Her tenure as attorney general was bracketed by two explosive events. Photograph: Carol T Powers/The New York Times
Obituary: Janet Reno
  • People
  • November 8, 2016, 11:53

Janet Reno, who rose from a rustic life on the edge of the Everglades to become attorney general of the United States – the first woman to hold the jo(...)

Janet Reno, the first woman to serve as US attorney general and the epicenter of several political storms during the Clinton administration, has died. She was 78. Photograph: Marta Lavandier/AP

Janet Reno, the first woman US attorney general who served eight tumultuous years with President Bill Clinton, has died aged 78, according to media re(...)

Police escort a man at the scene of a shooting in Waco, Texas, in this handout photo provided by the Waco Police Department to Reuters on Sunday.

Police in Waco, Texas are worried about retaliation attacks after 170 people were charged in connection with Sunday’s shootout between motorcycle gang(...)