Girl, 16, died on bedroom floor with deodorant can in hand as mum warns of ‘chroming’ – World News

Brooke Ryan

Anne Ryan found her 16-year-old daughter Brooke dead on her bedroom floor in Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, after she suffered a suspected heart attack from sniffing aerosols Brooke Ryan’s mother found her lifeless body lying face down in her bedroom ( Picture: Brooke Ryan/Facebook) A teenage girl was found dead on the floor … Read more

Beijing-backed hardliner John Lee chosen as Hong Kong’s next leader

Beijing-backed hardliner John Lee chosen as Hong Kong's next leader

John Lee has been confirmed as Hong Kong’s next chief executive following a campaign that critics labeled as absurd after Beijing backed his candidacy and no one else ran for election. Lee, a former security minister and policeman, received 1,416 votes on Sunday from the 1,461-member “patriots only” selection committee, which is mostly comprised of … Read more

Sixty feared dead in Ukraine school bombed by Russia, governor says

Sixty feared dead in Ukraine school bombed by Russia, governor says

Luhansk governor says Russia bombed school sheltering 90 Trapped civilians evacuated from Mariupol’s Azovstal plant G7 leaders to talk with Zelenskiy in show of unity KYIV, May 8 (Reuters) – As many as 60 people were feared to have been killed in the Russian bombing of a village school in the eastern Ukrainian region of … Read more

China to install hardline former security chief as Hong Kong’s new leader following one-man election | World News

Hong Kong sole Chief Executive candidate John Lee holds a campaign rally, in Hong Kong, China, May 6, 2022

Hong Kong’s next leader will be a security chief known for his crackdown on the city’s pro-democracy movement. Former police officer John Lee was the only candidate in an “election” to choose a successor to Carrie Lam as Hong Kong’s chief executive. The 64-year-old had already been backed by more than half of the 1,500-member … Read more