Worldwide

Meeting with Kim Jong-un to take place on June 12

Meeting with Kim Jong-un to take place on June 12

North Korea and the U.S. are still technically at war and have no diplomatic ties because the 1950-53 Korean War ended with an armistice, not a peace treaty. Pompeo spoke after meeting with Kim Yong...

by · Worldwide
Russian Federation gifts North Korea's Kim Jong-un a ‘box for secrets’

Russian Federation gifts North Korea's Kim Jong-un a ‘box for secrets’

Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) tweeted after Trump announced the cancellation of the meeting. He had announced just last week that he was canceling the meeting. Kim's right hand man General Kim Yong Chol ...

by · Worldwide
Denmark passes law banning burqa and niqab

Denmark passes law banning burqa and niqab

Those violating the ban will be forced to pay 1,000 kroner (£118; $157), with fines ten times higher for repeat offenders. Fines will range from 1,000 Danish crowns (160 dollars) for a first offence...

by · Worldwide
Trump hits Canada, Mexico, EU with steel and aluminum tariffs

Trump hits Canada, Mexico, EU with steel and aluminum tariffs

Responding to Washington's move on tariffs , the president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, called them tariffs totally unacceptable and pledged to introduce counterbalancing measur...

by · Worldwide
Kremlin critic: Russia abusing Interpol system

Kremlin critic: Russia abusing Interpol system

Browder has led a campaign to persuade countries to adopt sanctions on Russian officials believed to be responsible for human rights abuses after the death of Magnitsky. In October, Interpol rejected...

by · Worldwide
Alberto triggers mudslides in North Carolina

Alberto triggers mudslides in North Carolina

The State of Emergency will help the state coordinate storm response and prepare for any additional impacts. The Governor will also issue a transportation waiver to expedite the movement of utility ve...

by · Worldwide
Islamic State 'kills four Russian soldiers in Syria'

Islamic State 'kills four Russian soldiers in Syria'

The number of rebel casualties could not immediately be confirmed, but an independent monitor claimed the casualty rate among Russian and Syrian fighters appeared to be higher than the Kremlin has rep...

by · Worldwide
North Korean official heads to NY to plan for summit

North Korean official heads to NY to plan for summit

Navy carrier battle groups while mounting aggressive demonstrations of U.S. air power to lend credence to his promises of a massive retaliation against North Korea in the event it mounted attacks on...

by · Worldwide
Trump's Rebuke of Sessions' Recusal Probed by Mueller

Trump's Rebuke of Sessions' Recusal Probed by Mueller

President Trump has unleashed his ire against the "13 angry Democrats" on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation on Twitter the past couple of days. Since day one of his ...

by · Worldwide
Trump says Comey among 'rotten apples' in Federal Bureau of Investigation

Trump says Comey among 'rotten apples' in Federal Bureau of Investigation

The White House statement says the officials communicated the "president's desire for as much openness as possible under the law" and "conveyed the president's understanding of the need to protect h...

by · Worldwide
Missing veteran's body found in river near Ellicott City after flooding

Missing veteran's body found in river near Ellicott City after flooding

Eddison Hermond has been found". The National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency late in the afternoon for Ellicott City , a town 10 miles west of Baltimore, warning of an "extremely...

by · Worldwide
Indiana teacher who stopped shooting: ‘I had to save students’

Indiana teacher who stopped shooting: ‘I had to save students’

When a middle school boy allegedly opened fire at his IN school, the science teacher immediately ran and tackled him to the ground, one student IN the classroom told ABC News . Student witness Ethan ...

by · Worldwide
Tamil Nadu orders permanent closure of Sterlite Copper plant

Tamil Nadu orders permanent closure of Sterlite Copper plant

A curfew remained in pockets of Tuticorin city in Tamil Nadu state where police used live ammunition to disperse protesters this week, provoking worldwide outrage and demands for an immediate invest...

by · Worldwide
Philippines says it told China of 'red lines' in sea feud

Philippines says it told China of 'red lines' in sea feud

Several US officials who declined to be named said the two US warships came within 12 nautical miles of the Paracel Islands, maneuvering near Tree, Lincoln, Triton and Woody islands in the operations....

by · Worldwide
Trump says administration is unified on North Korea approach

Trump says administration is unified on North Korea approach

Mr Trump said he was still carrying out talks with the North Korean leader, hinting the two might plan a meeting at a further date in a freakish u-turn. As the date drew nearer, however, a gulf in ex...

by · Worldwide

Utah Missionary Set to Be Freed from Venezuela Detention

Their trial was set to begin this month after repeated delays that led the Trump administration to question the motives for his detention, although until Trump's tweet today, the US had stopped shor...

by · Worldwide
Gov. Scott declares State of Emergency across Florida over Alberto

Gov. Scott declares State of Emergency across Florida over Alberto

Phil Bryant also announced a state of emergency and an order "making the National Guard and other resources available should they become necessary". The system's located about 60 miles south of Cozume...

by · Worldwide
Canada: Bomb blast injures over a dozen at Indian restaurant

Canada: Bomb blast injures over a dozen at Indian restaurant

Mississauga mayor Bonnie Crombie described the incident as a "heinous crime". She further vowed to bring culprits to justice. At least 15 people have been injured. The suspect in that attack, Alek Min...

by · Worldwide
Tigers begin quest for NCAA golf championship

Tigers begin quest for NCAA golf championship

She hit a 30-foot eagle on the last hole of stroke play on Monday versus Baylor, a shot that helped the Wildcats advance to match play. The Franklin Pierce University men's golf team concluded i...

by · Worldwide
Rusal CEO Quits Amid Pressure Over US Sanctions

Rusal CEO Quits Amid Pressure Over US Sanctions

Rusal's controlling shareholder, En+, said on May 18 that Deripaska had resigned from its board of directors. The U.S. Treasury Department has given U.S. President of En+ Group, Oleg Deripaska ...

by · Worldwide
Celebrate holiday weekend with Memorial Day parade

Celebrate holiday weekend with Memorial Day parade

Downer Place in Aurora , followed by a memorial procession that will head west on Downer Place, then north on Highland Avenue, then east on Sullivan Road and finally north on Illinois Route 25 to Riv...

by · Worldwide
Jacksonville leading state in growth, according to Census Bureau

Jacksonville leading state in growth, according to Census Bureau

Cowtown added 18,664 residents over the year, the fourth most of any city in the country - following close behind Dallas , which added 18,935. That's more than 11 times faster than the nation's growt...

by · Worldwide
Trump's Lawyer Took $500k to Set Up Meeting Between Trump, Ukraine President

Trump's Lawyer Took $500k to Set Up Meeting Between Trump, Ukraine President

The business partner of President Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , has entered into a plea agreement with the state attorney general that could lead to him cooperating in a federal probe of...

by · Worldwide
Manchester attack: City remembers arena bomb victims

Manchester attack: City remembers arena bomb victims

They swiftly organised the One Love Manchester benefit concert that raised a whopping $12 million for the cause, which went straight to the victims and their families. Ann's Square in the days aft...

by · Worldwide
United States employee in China reported unusual sounds, pressure

United States employee in China reported unusual sounds, pressure

At least two Canadians were also affected. Responding to these claims, the Cuban Foreign Ministry denied any Cuban involvement in the alleged attacks. officials in Cuba, and their families, started ...

by · Worldwide
Kelly Facing Lawsuit For Sexual Assault and STD

Kelly Facing Lawsuit For Sexual Assault and STD

Rodgers claims that she continued her relationship with Keller for roughly a year, during which he "routinely engaged in intimidation, mental, verbal and sexual abuse, during and after sexual contac...

by · Worldwide
'American Idol' Contestants Caleb Lee Hutchinson & Maddie Poppe Are Dating

'American Idol' Contestants Caleb Lee Hutchinson & Maddie Poppe Are Dating

The two appeared very sweet and encouraging to one another, and the three judges were all but swooning at the news that Caleb and Maddie had made a love connection... "I've known her since the begin...

by · Worldwide
Primark set to overtake Marks and Spencer market share

Primark set to overtake Marks and Spencer market share

The high street chain's pre-tax profits have plunged 62.1 per cent to £66.8 million after £514.1 million of exceptional charges, including £321.1 million linked to its store closure programme. "Our fu...

by · Worldwide
Warriors looking forward after blowout Game 3 win vs. Rockets

Warriors looking forward after blowout Game 3 win vs. Rockets

Western Conference Finals scheduleGame 4 is Tuesday night at Oracle Arena. "I think he's OK there", Kerr said, via SF Gate . Curry said in an on-court interview after the game. "He's good, and soon...

by · Worldwide
Venezuela's Maduro Wins Boycotted Elections Amid Charges Of Fraud

Venezuela's Maduro Wins Boycotted Elections Amid Charges Of Fraud

Despite energetic campaigning, his overall vote haul slipped by 1.6 million from 2013, when he was first elected after Hugo Chavez's death from cancer. CNE President Tibisay Lucena announced the...

by · Worldwide