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What would the end of Roe mean for Americans? Five key questions

The US Supreme Court's leaked draft decision to end the nationwide right to abortion would be one of the most explosive domestic political developments in a generation

Trump White House chief risks criminal charge in Capitol riot probe

Mark Meadows, who failed to appear before the congressional panel last month, is seen as a key witness to Trump's role in efforts to overturn the election by undemocratic means

Former US secretary of state Colin Powell dies aged 84

The 84-year-old died as a result of complications from Covid-19

US prosecutor Mueller to testify publicly on Russia probe

The Mueller report released in April outlined numerous contacts between Trump's 2016 election campaign and government-linked Russians

‘The Shape of Water’ triumphs at nail-biting Oscars

"The Shape of Water" on Sunday won top honors at the Oscars including the coveted best picture statuette

Paradise lost: ‘Anote’s Ark’ shows Kiribati on the brink

The low-lying Pacific nation of 33 atolls and reef islands is facing the unstoppable rise of the sea

Hollywood stars declare war on sexual misconduct at Globes

Hollywood spoke with one voice at the Golden Globes on Sunday to declare war on the film industry's culture of sexual harassment and abuse.

Disgraced Weinstein hit by new sex attack lawsuit

Another actress,Kadian Noble, has come out to join hundreds of women accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct

Haiti’s first female-directed movie bids for Oscars

Haiti is still reeling from the 2010 earthquake that killed more than 220,000 people but a nascent film industry has begun to emerge.

13 women come forward in ever-widening Weinstein rape scandal

The women's allegations against the 65-year-old movie mogul were made in an bombshell expose published by the New Yorker on Tuesday.

Las Vegas shooter’s girlfriend back in US, FBI to question her

In recent developments, the girlfriend of the Las Vegas shooter is being questioned by the FBI as a 'person of interest'

Politics centre stage as ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ sweeps Emmys

Television's glittering awards placed politics front and centre, lavishing "The Handmaid's Tale" for its bleak portrait of an authoritarian America.

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