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A newspaper firm has protested about damages in phone hacking cases. But how is compensation worked out?
Buying a property with a tenant and paying them to live there may sound odd, but the practice has been around in France since the 9th Century - and it's getting more popular. Why?
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Consumer body says ticket-holders can get money back for poor performances.
Local authority in western Siberia gives away 1,000 sheep to low-income families.
It's a country in crisis, but journalists in Burundi have hit upon a novel way of continuing to get out the news amid the turmoil.
After the New York Times tweeted a recipe for green pea guacamole, the internet erupted in outrage. Even President Obama weighed in.
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The man who led the fight against germs