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FeatureTrump on Trial

Trump tries to command the narrative. Now he can only sit in silence

The fomer president will face a jury of his fellow New Yorkers with a criminal trial that marks a culmination of his assault on the justice system, Alex Woodward reports from inside Manhattan criminal court

<p>Donald Trump leaves a Manhattan criminal courthouse on 19 April. </p>
<p>Ellen Greenberg was found dead in her Philadelphia apartment with at least 20 stab wounds </p>

Mother of woman who died by stab wounds says new info proves murder

EXCLUSIVE: Ellen Greenberg’s death by 20 stab wounds - including to the back of her neck - was ruled suicide. Her mother Sandra, who has spent 13 years fighting for justice and says she will ‘never give up’, says bombshell new testimony may finally prove her daughter was murdered

In depthFeature

Columbine survivors in shock shootings haven’t stopped after 25 years

Since 1999, the name of a Colorado high school has been tragically enshrined in the public consciousness – and has become synonymous with mass shootings. But those left reeling by the massacre at Columbine have watched in horror as mass shootings are replicated over and over again across the US, writes Sheila Flynn

<p>Young women head to a library near Columbine High School where students and faculty members were evacuated during the 1999 shooting</p>
climate crisis

Does anyone care about climate this election? These voters say yes

The majority of Americans have experienced extreme weather events in the last five years — but the climate crisis still lags behind inflation, healthcare, immigration and jobs when it comes to voter priorities. Louise Boyle reports

<p>Unionised video game workers protest outside the Game Awards in Los Angeles in December 2023</p>

Video game creators scramble to unionize as AI threat looms

As the gaming industry reels from a tidal wave of layoffs, companies’ rush into automation has developers watching their backs – and could soon trigger a major strike. Io Dodds reports


Axed Tesla staffers say chaos will lead to quality getting ‘worse’

Several newly-unemployed workers told The Independent the layoffs seemed to strike chaotically, without rhyme or reason, with Elon Musk’s actions resulting in one investor declaring: “Only him and Kanye West have reached this level of people’s distaste”





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