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What you should do if your energy supplier goes bust

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Got caught out in the gas crisis? Here’s what to do now (Picture: Getty Images/Westend61)

Monday, Oct 18

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Donald Trump sues to block January 6 documents release in challenge to Joe Biden

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Trump is suing the House select committee investigating the Capitol riot as well as the National Archives

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Netflix goes down as viewers unable to access streaming platform: ‘This is the worst’

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Netflix has gone down, leaving viewers unable to access TV shows and films (Picture: Netflix)

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Minecraft more popular than ever at 141 million players a month – still dwarfed by Roblox

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Over a decade since it launched, Minecraft remains ones of the most popular games in the world, with more than 141 million players every month.

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Michael Caine still backs Brexit despite supply-chain chaos: ‘That’s teething trouble’

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He previously claimed he would rather be poor and outside of the European Union than rich in it.

How to do the perfect squat – with or without weights

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Whether you like or loathe the humble squat, you may as well get it right.

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We Happy Few dev’s next game won’t release in early access – will be third person and single-player

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Compulsion Games has shared a couple details about its next game, including that it won't release in early access like We Happy Few did.

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How to get free tickets for COP26

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COP26 is nearly here – find out how you can attend (Picture: Getty)

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Map reveals record high house prices in all regions of the UK

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The UK has seen a ‘full house’ of price rises (Picture: Metro.co.uk)

Sunday, Oct 17

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What is ‘royalcore’ and how can you get the look at home?

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The hashtag for the trend on TikTok alone has 175 million views - and it's only growing.

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Ben & Jerry’s unveil new vegan salted caramel brownie flavour

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The latest vegan arrival from the ice cream brand (Picture: Ben & Jerry’s/Getty)

Saturday, Oct 16

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There are six distinct money personality types – here’s how each one should save

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Find yourself constantly in your overdraft? You might need to cater your approach to putting away the pounds and pennies.

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Coastal home in ‘grandstand’ position above a beach goes on the market for first time ever at £1.6m

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A coastal home in a \’grandstand\’ position above a beach is on the market – for the first time ever – for ??1.6m.

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‘No family should have to clean up the crime scene of a loved one’

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‘You are just there back in the moment. It is a photograph burned into your brain and you can’t get rid of it.'

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What I Own: Solicitor Irene, who put down a £400,000 deposit on her £1million Clapham house

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'This deposit came from the sale of our previous house. To purchase our first house, my mother kindly gifted us the deposit of £150,000.'

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Court upholds Texas ban on abortions as Biden administration plans to keep fighting it

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Thursday's decision was the third time that the appeals court sided with Texas over the Democratic Biden administration

Friday, Oct 15

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Child safety groups send open letter to Mark Zuckerberg

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They have called for more transparency over how Facebook makes itself safer for kids.

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Contactless card spending limit more than doubled to £100

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The £45 limit on contactless card payments was increased to £100 today, but you may need to wait ‘days, weeks, or even months’ before all shops update their machines.

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PS5 UK restock expected this Wednesday for Argos as Currys PC World VIP codes sent out

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Argos is set to be the next UK retailer to get in new stock of the PS5 console, along with Currys PC World and EE.

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Queen caught talking about ‘irritating’ world leaders who ‘talk, but won’t do’

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The monarch's unguarded comments come as reports suggest Chinese leader Xi Jinping is set to snub Cop26.

Thursday, Oct 14

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Donald Trump ‘watching Big Brother VIP to keep an eye on Caitlyn Jenner’, former aide claims

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'There's no question in my mind he's watching, and he's watching what she does.'

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Trans Netflix staff plan protest for ‘failing to show deep care’ in response to Dave Chappelle’s ‘team TERF’ stand-up

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Trans staff at Netflix are planning a protest over Dave Chappelle’s stand-up (Picture: Netflix)

Call Of Duty: Vanguard Ricochet anti-cheat software targets PC cheaters

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Activision has unveiled its new Ricochet anti-cheat solution, which will offer a kernel-level defence against cheats on PC and console.

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Cost-effective ways to heat your home this winter

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Before you turn the heating on – have you dealt with all your drafts? (Picture: Getty/iStockphoto)

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Two more energy firms collapse with more likely to follow

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Eleven small energy suppliers have now gone bust since the start of September.

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Your daily horoscope for Thursday, October 14, 2021

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What can you expect from the stars today?

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Boris Johnson ‘didn’t have a clue about Brexit’, Dominic Cummings claims

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He claimed he 'never had a scoobydoo what the deal he signed meant'.

Wednesday, Oct 13

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Most checks on British goods in Northern Ireland could be scrapped

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Maros Sefcovic, EU Commission vice-president, unveiled proposals on Wednesday (Pictures: Reuters/Getty)

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Topless North Korean soldiers punch through bricks to get Kim Jong Un smiling

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The dictator looked chuffed with his shirtless troops as they put on a bizarre display.