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North Korea had frank, candid talks with South's president: KCNA

North Korea had frank, candid talks with South's president: KCNA

South Korea accepted North Korea's demand to transport more than 100 art troupe members by sea, using the Mangyongbong-92 ferryboat as an exception to the maritime sanctions it imposed on the Nor...

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Don't mention the score: North Korean media silent on 8-0 loss

Don't mention the score: North Korean media silent on 8-0 loss

She has been demonstrating a very different demeanor than she does in the North, said Korean Peninsula Future Forum analyst Duyeon Kim. After meeting with South Korea's leader on Saturday, Pence...

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Pence awkwardly avoids North Korean delegation at Olympics

Pence awkwardly avoids North Korean delegation at Olympics

Although inter-Korean talks are occurring on the sidelines of the Olympics , Pence is confident that Seoul and Tokyo "are solidly with our alliance and the need to continue and intensify economic s...

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Amid a White House in tumult, Trump defends former aide

Amid a White House in tumult, Trump defends former aide

Former White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus is denying a report in that he'd talked with President Donald Trump about his successor John Kelly following the controversy over ex-staff secr...

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President Trump, Kim Jong Un lookalikes at Olympics 'want peace'

President Trump, Kim Jong Un lookalikes at Olympics 'want peace'

The formal meeting between Moon and the delegation was held the day after the two nations' athletes marched under a unified flag at the opening ceremony of the Olympics on Friday. "An early resumpti...

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Moon holds near 3-hour meeting with N. Korean delegates

Moon holds near 3-hour meeting with N. Korean delegates

Moon apparently cited the conditions necessary for an inter-Korean summit. But the North was welcomed with open arms to what South Korean President Moon Jae-in called "Olympic games of peace". An in...

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US, S.Korea agree to maintain pressure on N. Korea

US, S.Korea agree to maintain pressure on N. Korea

North Korean and South Korea athlete walked and sat together during the opening ceremonies in Pyeong Chang in a rare statement of unity there. The Games has seen better ties between the two Koreas d...

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Flake: 'Huge Drawback' if Trump Lacks Concern for Abuse Victims

Flake: 'Huge Drawback' if Trump Lacks Concern for Abuse Victims

Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway (left) said she wasn't anxious about White House Communications Director Hope Hicks (right), who was dating Staff Secretary Rob Porter when the abuse alle...

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'Horrific Murder Spree' Leaves 5 dead in Kentucky: Sheriff

'Horrific Murder Spree' Leaves 5 dead in Kentucky: Sheriff

Johnson County Sheriff Dwayne Price said authorities in the eastern Kentucky community of Paintsville received a 911 call on Saturday afternoon about a shooting at a residence. "The lives of four in...

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Arsenal fall at Wembley to Kane's lone strike

Arsenal fall at Wembley to Kane's lone strike

The sole focus of the club, at this point should be winning the Europa League and cementing a place in next season's Champions League especially given how strong their fellow competitors in the top f...

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The Porter Debacle Confirms Trump's Incompetence

The Porter Debacle Confirms Trump's Incompetence

Meanwhile the President's former chief of staff is also calling out the mainstream media, claiming its reports surrounding General Kelly are false. "Up until the time when it became obvious, whe...

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NBC apologies after analyst comment about Japan

NBC apologies after analyst comment about Japan

The Bull City-born Ramo claimed to speak on behalf of all Koreans when citing Japan as providing the example that led to Korea's own modernization. His incorrect and insensitive comment about Korea'...

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Turkish president says helicopter downed in Syria

The deadliest strikes hit a market in the town of Erbin and killed 21 civilians including nine children. But Russia is busy with its own bombing campaigns. The Council is expected to begin debate ...

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Senate passes budget bill to end USA government shutdown

Senate passes budget bill to end USA government shutdown

The shutdown may only last for a few hours, as the Senate is expected to pass the bill on Friday morning and send it to the House. "He just called for the immediate withdrawal of all forces fr...

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Government Shutdown Averted Following House Of Representatives Vote

Government Shutdown Averted Following House Of Representatives Vote

But House Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., said he believes there are enough votes in the House to pass the Senate's version of the bill. Congress is aiming to prevent a government shutdown on Fri...

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Trump calls Democratic intelligence memo he blocked 'very political and long'

Trump calls Democratic intelligence memo he blocked 'very political and long'

Devin Nunes (R-Tulare). Photo President Trump said a memo drafted by Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee was "very political and long" and would have to be heavily redacted to protect "s...

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South Korean Figure Skater Kim Yuna Has Another Olympic Moment

South Korean Figure Skater Kim Yuna Has Another Olympic Moment

Addressing tens of thousands of troops and civilians assembled on the square below him, Kim said the parade marks North Korea's emergence as a "global military power" despite facing the "worst sanct...

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The reasons North Korean athletes won't defect

The reasons North Korean athletes won't defect

At a VIP reception before the opening ceremony , Pence and Kim Yong Nam were in the same room, according to Jarrod Agen, his deputy chief of staff, but Pence "did not come across the North Korean del...

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South Korea's President Moon invited by N. Korea to visit Pyongyang

South Korea's President Moon invited by N. Korea to visit Pyongyang

Anti-North Korean activists burn Kim Jong-un's portrait while the North Korean ferry, Man Gyong Bong arrives at Mukho Port in Donghae, South Korea on February 6, 2018 in Donghae, South Korea. Although...

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US, Japan, S Korea coaction on N Korea is firm, says Abe

Vice President Pence's spokeswoman on Saturday warned people not to "whitewash North Korea's record" while responding to a CNN story on how the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was "s...

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UK's Johnson asks Suu Kyi for independent probe of Rohingya crisis

UK's Johnson asks Suu Kyi for independent probe of Rohingya crisis

Johnson met with the embattled Myanmar leader, whose reputation among the global community has crumbled over her handling of the Rohingya crisis, in the capital Naypyidaw while on a four-day tour in A...

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South Korean protesters burn flags and photos of Kim Jong

South Korean protesters burn flags and photos of Kim Jong

On the flight home from his Asian-Pacific trip flying somewhere over South Korea , Pence told reporters aboard Air Force Two that he appreciated Moon's transparency and perspective on North Korea , ...

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Koreas Make History Marching Under Unified Flag In Olympics Opener

Koreas Make History Marching Under Unified Flag In Olympics Opener

Tensions between the U.S and North Korea intensified during the past year, raising worries of armed conflict on the peninsula. On Friday, he met North Korea defectors and paid his respects at the Ch...

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India will take care of Palestinians' interests: PM Modi on historic visit

India will take care of Palestinians' interests: PM Modi on historic visit

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi also toured the Yasser Arafat Museum which contains articles associated with the life of the great leader of Palestine. India already supports a tech park and a d...

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Detained Iranian-Canadian Activist Reportedly Dies In Tehran Prison

Detained Iranian-Canadian Activist Reportedly Dies In Tehran Prison

Seyed-Emami's son, the Iranian musician Raam Emami, wrote on Twitter that his father was arrested on January 24, and that his mother had been informed of Emami's death on February 9. The Center for ...

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Pa. Republican leaders meet challenge to redraw congressional districts

Pa. Republican leaders meet challenge to redraw congressional districts

The court has said to expect a new map by February 19. If he does not, then the State Supreme Court will oversee the drawing of a new congressional district map. "While the court's order did not appea...

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Trump warns Israel that settlements 'complicate' peace process

Trump warns Israel that settlements 'complicate' peace process

Speaking to Israel Hayom , a daily freesheet owned by the American casino mogul and Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, Trump said he was sceptical about the chances of his administration's peace plan ...

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Assam: Four elephants die, two injured after train hits herd in Nagaon

Assam: Four elephants die, two injured after train hits herd in Nagaon

None of the train passengers were injured during the accident, which derailed the vehicle. "Five elephants, including three calves, reportedly died due to the impact". An official from World Wildlif...

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Donald Trump: 'Mere allegations' are destroying lives

Donald Trump: 'Mere allegations' are destroying lives

Guthrie also said the reckoning happening at workplaces as a result of this kind of behavior is "long overdue". But Trump has grown frustrated with Kelly, once commended for bringing discipline to t...

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Conway Defends Trump Response To Abuse Allegations Against Ex-Aide

Conway Defends Trump Response To Abuse Allegations Against Ex-Aide

Paul LePage. Sorenson denied the allegations, instead blaming Corbett for the physical violence. A White House speechwriter resigned Friday amid accusations of domestic abuse , becoming the s...

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