As major powers meet in Asia, the rest of the world is pressed to pick a side | CNN

As major powers meet in Asia, the rest of the world is pressed to pick a side | CNN

Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it impacts the world. Sign up here. Hong Kong CNN  —  World leaders are converging in Phnom Penh this weekend for the first in a series … Read more

Republicans favoured to win US House in close-fought midterm elections – SUCH TV

Republicans favoured to win US House in close-fought midterm elections – SUCH TV

With polls closed across most of the country, Republicans had flipped five Democratic seats in the US House, Edison Research projected, the very number needed to capture a majority and cripple Biden’s legislative agenda. But importantly, that number can change as close to 200 of the 435 House races had yet to be called, including … Read more

Omicron subvariants resistant to key antibody treatments are increasing every week in the U.S.

Omicron subvariants resistant to key antibody treatments are increasing every week in the U.S.

Two omicron subvariants that are resistant to key antibody treatments are on the rise in the U.S., according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The subvariants BQ.1 and BQ.1.1 now represent 27% of infections in the U.S., a significant jump from the week prior when they made up about 16% of … Read more