Mexico/U.S. border activity at all time low

Mexico/U.S. border activity at all time low

The busiest land border in the Western hemisphere linking Mexico’s Tijuana with San Diego in California, the San Ysidro border crossing, has seen queues shrink to an all time low. Pedestrian and vehicular traffic has slumped since US President Donald Trump has taken office. The slowdown appears to be linked to...

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Incident in Westminster sees four killed and 40 injured

Incident in Westminster sees four killed and 40 injured

A policeman was been stabbed and later died from his injuries in the entrance to the Houses of Parliament, during a House of Commons debate on the Scottish referendum, following an incident on Westminster Bridge with 29 injured and two killed by the attacker in a large car. Twitter reports of...

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Premier League Brexit vote: How football fans voted in referendum

Premier League Brexit vote: How football fans voted in referendum

Premier League fans who live near Stoke City were the most likely to vote for Brexit, new figures have revealed. Those living close to Chelsea and Arsenal, however, were overwhelmingly in favour of remaining in the European Union. Political analyst Mike Smithson has compiled the list showing results from each...

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Sleater-Kinney: Live In Paris

Sleater-Kinney: Live In Paris

Describing something as ‘a great reunion album’ tends to be as backhanded a compliment as describing an acquaintance’s plastic surgery as, “barely noticeable,” if you can tell at a glance, it probably wasn’t worth it. Yet in 2015 Sleater-Kinney managed to defy that particular piece of damning faint praise by...

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Pure as the driven snow

Pure as the driven snow

Beyond the fact that Scandinavia is apparently teaming with serial killers hunted by stern emotionally distant detectives wearing sensible jumpers (at least if prestige television is anything to go by) our frozen cousins’ social programs are often looked up to with a kind of jealous awe. There’s a general sense...

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