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Singer Meat Loaf has died aged 74

US singer Meat Loaf has died aged 74 with his wife by his side, a statement on the artist's official Facebook page says.

Trump to launch social media app ‘Truth Social’ in Feb

Truth Social, a new social media app created by the Trump Media & Technology Group to rival Twitter, is set to go live next month.

Tiger King to have cage time reconsidered

'Tiger King' Joe Exotic is to have his 22 year jail sentence over two murder-for-hire convictions examined by a US federal appeals court.

Man jailed 46 months for US Capitol riot

A man who struck a police officer with a baton during rioting at the US Capitol in January has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison.

Tornadoes kill more than 100 in US midwest

Joe Biden has pledged federal funds for Kentucky after tornadoes ripped through the US midwest, with the death toll at more than 100 people.

Bill to overturn Biden vaccine mandate passes

US President Joe Biden has threatened to veto a US Senate bill that would overturn his vaccine-or-test mandate for private businesses.

Alec Baldwin says ‘I didn’t pull the trigger’

Actor Alec Baldwin has told an interviewer he "didn't pull the trigger" of a gun that killed a cinematographer on the set of Rust.

GALLERY: Record crowd spurs on gutsy Matildas in Newcastle

A brilliant challenge from Novocastrian Clare Wheeler set up Kyah Simon to snatch a late equaliser and ensure the Matildas ended their calendar year with an unconvincing 1-1 draw with the United States.