Opioid prescribing guidelines: CDC updates with new recommendations on tapering or continuing prescriptions

CNN  —  For the first time since 2016, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated its guidelines for clinicians and patients on the use of prescription opioids…

Live updates: Seoul Halloween crowd surge

An English teacher in Seoul who was passing through Itaewon on Saturday night recounted what she saw to CNN. “There were rows and rows of people with tarps covering them…

Live updates: At least 146 killed in Seoul Halloween incident

Rescue crews seen in the nightlife district of Itaewon in Seoul on Saturday night. Jung Yeon-je/AFP/Getty Images At least 59 people were killed in the Halloween incident in Seoul’s Itaewon…

Live updates: Paul Pelosi, Nancy Pelosi’s husband, attacked at couple’s home

Rep. Adam Kinzinger speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington on Thursday, Oct. 13. Jacquelyn Martin/AP An increase in threats to US lawmakers over the last two years has also extended…

Live updates: Rishi Sunak set to be UK’s next prime minister

Penny Mordaunt, Leader of the House of Commons, in London, Sunday. Hollie Adams/Getty Images Penny Mordaunt’s greatest strength and biggest weakness are one and the same: No one really knows…

Live updates: China’s Xi Jinping unveils Communist Party’s Politburo Standing Committee leaders

Former Chinese president Hu Jintao leaves his seat next to Chinese President Xi Jinping during the closing ceremony of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, at the Great Hall…

CDC to Switch From Daily to Weekly COVID Data Updates

Oct. 8, 2022 — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it will start updating COVID-19 case and death counts on a weekly instead of a daily basis…

Russia’s war in Ukraine: Live updates

Newly conscripted Russians receive combat weapons in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia, on Saturday Sept 24. (Eyepress/Reuters) Russian President Vladimir Putin signed several amendments to the country’s criminal code today, making wartime punishments…

Laver Cup live updates — Roger Federer plays doubles with Rafael Nadal in his final match before retirement

4:27 PM ET Simon Cambers D’Arcy Maine LONDON — After 24 years on the ATP Tour, with 20 Grand Slam titles and 103 tournament wins worldwide to his name, Roger…

Ukraine Live Updates: Countries Across Europe Prepare for Winter Energy Squeeze

A power plant run by CEZ Group in Chorzow, Poland, in February.Credit…Maciek Nabrdalik for The New York Times In eastern France, a dozen villages have been shutting off their streetlights…