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Homeless people are being sent out of Scotland's capital to make room for Swifties

Homeless people in Edinburgh are being relocated to other cities to make room for Taylor Swift fans…

Joshua Zitser   


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I became homeless at 17 after I came out. At 40, I'm now stronger for having survived.

After coming out at 17, the author became homeless. They survived thanks to their queer friends. Th…

Sassafras Lowrey   


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A homeless advocate of 40 years says finding homes for unhoused New Yorkers with vouchers has never been so hard

Marc Greenberg, the executive director of the Interfaith Assembly on Homelessness & Housing, says h…

Eliza Relman   


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Oregon is giving homeless young people $1,000 a month to get back on their feet. Here's how it's going.

The Oregon basic income program is one of dozens nationwide aimed at reducing poverty and homeless.

Kenneth Niemeyer   


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As homelessness spikes nationwide, at least 4 major cities have found ways to get people off the streets

New York, Philadelphia Seattle and Chicago are increasing access to affordable housing and non-poli…

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Eliza Relman   


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A 9-year-old boy mistook a millionaire for a homeless man and gave him his last dollar, report says

The businessman, 42-year-old Matt Busbice, was so touched by the boy's offer that he rewarded him w…

Rebecca Rommen   


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Governors DeSantis and Newsom agree on something: They don't want the homeless sleeping in public

It's a rare moment of agreement for two governors who find themselves on opposite ends of the count…

Katie Balevic   


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I grew up homeless and was a millionaire by 35. I'm teaching my kids to budget so they always have stability.

Stephanie Mearse was homeless as a child and was a millionaire by 35. She teaches her kids about mo…

Kelly Burch   


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Homeless people in Vancouver were given $5,500 cash, no strings attached. They used it to secure housing and even start saving.

Homeless people in Vancouver got a lump sum of $5,500, no strings attached. How they used the cash …

Lloyd Lee   


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See inside a tiny-home village that gives homeless people $200-a-month houses — and has a waiting list of 700 people

Canadian millionaire Marcel LeBrun started 12Neighbours in 2021. The tiny-home community houses 77 …

Alcynna Lloyd   


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Universal basic income could be a really simple solution to homelessness, a researcher from a study that gave people $750 a month says

Findings from a new study show that a basic income plan could be a simple solution for homelessness…

Natalie Musumeci   


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Washington state spent over $700,000 on giant boulders to deter homeless encampments

Before installing the boulders, Washington state officials said they focused on sheltering homeless…

Katie Balevic   


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I volunteered to help New York City track its homeless population. Here's what I learned.

New York City sent 1,500 volunteers to all five boroughs to collect data on its homeless population…

Katie Balevic   


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A millennial moved from Australia to Canada for her career. She said the people in Vancouver are welcoming, but the cost of living is high.

Kellsie Bain moved from Australia to Canada. While she misses people in Australia, she's happy in V…

Madison Hoff   


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Denver experimented with giving people $1,000 a month. It reduced homelessness and increased full-time employment, a study found.

UBI, or universal basic income, is a form of direct cash assistance to help the most vulnerable get…

Charles R. Davis   


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California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants the Supreme Court to make it easier to clear homeless encampments. Advocates say that will make the crisis worse.

The Supreme Court will review a Ninth Circuit ruling protecting unhoused people from being forced o…

Eliza Relman   


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Homelessness among American veterans increased this year by its largest margin since the US started tracking

On a single day in January this year, over 650,000 people were homeless, according to a newly relea…

Katie Balevic   


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90% of people experiencing homelessness in California are from the state, rather than outsiders moving there for services

A major new study dispelled misconceptions that people move to California because of the state's sa…

Eliza Relman