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Michael K Williams died from accidental overdose: coroner

Michael K Williams died from accidental overdose: coroner

The New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner confirmed the Emmy-nominated actor had taken fentanyl-laced heroin and cocaine before he died.

  • by Cydney Henderson

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‘We favour freedom’: Quad leaders offer China alternative at historic summit

‘We favour freedom’: Quad leaders offer China alternative at historic summit

The leaders deliberately avoided mentioning China by name, but countering the rising superpower dominated every aspect of the summit.

  • by Matthew Knott
Huawei CFO, US reach agreement to resolve bank fraud charges

Huawei CFO, US reach agreement to resolve bank fraud charges

Meng Wanzhou has resolved criminal charges against her as part of a deal with the US Justice Department that could pave the way for her to return to China.

  • by Eric Tucker and Jim Mustian
Former news executive says Chris Cuomo sexually harassed her

Former news executive says Chris Cuomo sexually harassed her

A veteran TV news executive says CNN anchor Chris Cuomo, the brother of former New York governor Andrew Cuomo, sexually harassed her by squeezing her buttocks at a party in 2005.

Quad leaders unite to weaken Chinese dominance over rare-earth minerals

Quad leaders unite to weaken Chinese dominance over rare-earth minerals

China accounts for the majority of the global production of the minerals used in crucial technologies - from smartphones and cars to cruise missiles.

  • by Matthew Knott
CDC endorses Pfizer booster for millions of older Americans

CDC endorses Pfizer booster for millions of older Americans

The advisers said boosters should be offered to people 65 and older, nursing home residents and those aged 50 to 64 who have risky underlying health problems.

  • by Lauren Neergaard and Mike Stobbe
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Something ugly happens when we turn murder into social media content
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Something ugly happens when we turn murder into social media content

In life, Gabby Petito sought fame. In death, she’s become a consumable brand.

  • by Rachel Monroe
China, COVID and coal: what’s at stake tomorrow for the leaders of the Quad

China, COVID and coal: what’s at stake tomorrow for the leaders of the Quad

The leaders of the United States, Australia, India and Japan are meeting in Washington in person for the first time on Saturday AEST. Here is what they want.

  • by Matthew Knott and Eryk Bagshaw
Trump advisers, Steve Bannon subpoenaed over Capitol riots on January 6

Trump advisers, Steve Bannon subpoenaed over Capitol riots on January 6

The House committee wants to know why Bannon told members of congress the day before the riots: “all hell is going to break loose tomorrow.”

  • by Mary Clare Jalonick
Nancy Pelosi says Australia is ‘leading the way’ on climate

Nancy Pelosi says Australia is ‘leading the way’ on climate

Pelosi’s praise defies any expectations that Scott Morrison would face public criticism from Democrats over climate during his trip to Washington.

  • by Matthew Knott
Harry, Meghan visit New York City sites, including 9/11 memorial

Harry, Meghan visit New York City sites, including 9/11 memorial

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who are in New York for an event to call for vaccine equity, also visited the September 11 memorial plaza and museum.

  • by Michelle L Price