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Heroin

Drug abuse: 'I watched my babies go through withdrawal'

A recovering addict recounts how her son witnessed her overdose on heroin and her babies were born addicted to drugs.

Drug abuse: 'I watched my babies go through withdrawal'

Drugs

The grandparents raising heroin's children

Many grandparents like Tisa Beeler have been left to care for their grandchildren amid the growing US opioid epidemic.

The grandparents raising heroin's children

Drugs

'Mum OD'd again': Children of the US drug crisis

Ross County coroner John Gabis explains how opioid addiction tears families apart, damaging future generations.

'Mum OD'd again': Children of the US drug crisis

Human Rights

The dark prisoners: Inside the CIA's torture programme

Despite US admissions that it tortured people after 9/11, little has been heard from the victims themselves.

The dark prisoners: Inside the CIA's torture programme

Features

Shot in the back: Police violence in Albuquerque

In Albuquerque, Stephen and Renetta Torres, whose son was shot by a police officer, take hope from a cop's murder trial.

Shot in the back: Police violence in Albuquerque

Taliban

Afghan interpreter: 'Taliban don't wait to kill you'

Hiding in Afghanistan, a former translator for the US military describes what life is like for those left behind.

Afghan interpreter: 'Taliban don't wait to kill you'

Human Rights

A trafficked fisherman's tale: 'My life was destroyed’

A man from Myanmar who spent more than a decade as a slave on a Thai fishing boat shares his story.

A trafficked fisherman's tale: 'My life was destroyed’

Fault Lines

Death on the Bakken shale

Fault Lines investigates why North Dakota's oil boom has seen the highest worker fatality rates in the US.

Death on the Bakken shale

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Opioid wars

Fault Lines investigates the battle over the most popular and controversial drugs in the US, opioid painkillers.

Opioid wars

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Iraq divided: The fight against ISIL

As the US strikes ISIL targets in Iraq, we report from Erbil on the consequences of the latest foreign intervention.

Iraq divided: The fight against ISIL

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No Refuge: Children at the border

Fault Lines goes behind the numbers to examine the child migration boom from Central America to the US border.

No Refuge: Children at the border

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State of play: Football players and the NCAA

Fault Lines investigates the industry of college football and players' demands for a more equitable game.

State of play: Football players and the NCAA