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Trump sounds upbeat about North Korea summit

Trump sounds upbeat about North Korea summit

The team was led by Sung Kim, a former ambassador to South Korea, who was to hold talks with North Korean Vice-Foreign Minister Choe Son-hui, the newspaper said. Kim, and calling the summit a positi...

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Seoul: North Korea committed to United States summit, denuclearisation

Seoul: North Korea committed to United States summit, denuclearisation

Earlier, the U.S. State Department said U.S. and North Korean officials had met at Panmunjom, a village in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) that runs along the heavily armed border between North and South...

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Idaho native imprisoned in Venezuela since 2016 to be released Saturday

Idaho native imprisoned in Venezuela since 2016 to be released Saturday

A family statement issued by Holt's lawyer in Venezuela , Carlos Trujillo, expressed thanks for "your collaboration during this time of anguish we have been through". Yet Holt's release had seemed ...

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Irish anti-abortion campaign concedes it has lost referendum

Irish anti-abortion campaign concedes it has lost referendum

Her father Andanappa Yalagi told news agency PTI: "It is a landslide opinion in favour of repeal of the abortion laws that has supported our cause". "Those who voted no did so with compassion part...

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South Korea's Moon: North Korea still committed to full denuclearization

South Korea's Moon: North Korea still committed to full denuclearization

The much-anticipated summit on the Korean nuclear crisis was initially scheduled for June 12 in Singapore. When Moon was asked whether Kim supported the US definition of denuclearization - which is ...

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Trump hands lifeline to Chinese firm

Trump hands lifeline to Chinese firm

As I wrote earlier this month , a company of its global scale brings significant revenue to us businesses which, beyond more obvious consumer-facing companies, includes component-level partners l...

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Putin Blasts Trump for Canceling Summit: Kim ‘Did Everything He Promised'

President Trump Saturday suggested that the canceled Singapore summit with North Korea could happen after all. In an apparent reference to the unprecedented flurry of cross-border communications ...

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Israel kills three Islamic Jihad fighters in Gaza Strip

Israel kills three Islamic Jihad fighters in Gaza Strip

The announcement came hours after after the IDF discovered an improvised explosive device placed along the Gaza security fence. In February, four Israeli soldiers were injured by an IED that was mad...

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North, South Korean Leaders Vow To Meet ‘Frequently’

North, South Korean Leaders Vow To Meet ‘Frequently’

The rapidly arranged meeting between the two countries reflects how urgently the two leaders are trying to salvage the U.S. "I believe whether the June 12 North Korea-U.S. summit a successful one an...

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Monitor: Airstrikes Target Iran-Backed Hezbollah Base in Syria

Monitor: Airstrikes Target Iran-Backed Hezbollah Base in Syria

The Observatory says the US-led coalition was likely behind the strikes but the Pentagon said it had "no information to substantiate those reports". The same day, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

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Family of victim releases statement after Noblesville shooting

Family of victim releases statement after Noblesville shooting

A teacher was praised as a hero on Friday after taking quick action to subdue a student shooter in his classroom. Her family said late Friday night that she's hospitalized in critical but stable condi...

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North, South Korean leaders hold surprise summit

North, South Korean leaders hold surprise summit

In a tweet Friday, Trump maintained "very productive talks" were continuing on the North Korean summit. Preparations for Donald Trump's summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un are back on, fol...

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Trump to Comey: How Will You Explain the 'Lies, Deceit?'

Emmet Flood, the White House attorney dealing with the Russian Federation investigation, attended part of the classified briefing and was spotted leaving the DOJ headquarters alongside House Speak...

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Voters in Ireland repeal constitutional ban on abortion

Voters in Ireland repeal constitutional ban on abortion

Advocates for the "no" side have even secured the web address hometovote.uk , where they encourage visitors to defend the Eighth Amendment . She told the BBC that she doesn't want abortion to be...

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Powerful cyclone lashes Oman and Yemen; 5 dead, 30 missing

Powerful cyclone lashes Oman and Yemen; 5 dead, 30 missing

Oman's civil aviation authority announced that Salalah airport would be closed for 24 hours from midnight (2000 GMT Thursday). However, that cyclone was categorized as a Category 1 hurricane, meaning...

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Almost 70 Percent of Irish Vote to Repeal 8th Amendment

Almost 70 Percent of Irish Vote to Repeal 8th Amendment

Official counting for Friday's referendum on whether or not to liberalize Ireland's abortion laws was still underway, and final results were not expected until later Saturday. The consequent prohi...

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Macron and Putin to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Syria

Macron and Putin to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Syria

Macron must confirm "that France will never accept the increased repression in Russian Federation as "the new normal", the rights watchdog said in a statement. Macron pointedly never congratulated h...

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South Korean government relieved over revived talks for US, North Korea summit

South Korean government relieved over revived talks for US, North Korea summit

There's no guarantee that a new summit is on the horizon. Mr. Kim ordered the complex to be finished by April 15, 2019 to mark the birthday of his late grandfather and North Korea founder Kim Il-s...

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Mississippi, Florida declare emergency ahead of storm Alberto's heading to Gulf Coast

Mississippi, Florida declare emergency ahead of storm Alberto's heading to Gulf Coast

Scott says this morning's declaration was "to make sure that our state and local governments are able to coordinate with federal partners to get the resources they need". It will dump significant amou...

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Evicted 30-Year-Old Michael Rotondo Says His Parents Aren't Good People

Evicted 30-Year-Old Michael Rotondo Says His Parents Aren't Good People

After the notes failed to inspire action, the couple filed court documents to have the case heard by the Supreme Court of New York State. Easier said than done. But Mr Rotondo, who legally rep...

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Police Are Investigating This Sledgehammer Attack in Port Richmond

Police Are Investigating This Sledgehammer Attack in Port Richmond

Video of the vehicle park attack, posted online by the police department, shows the assailant getting out of his pick-up truck with a sledgehammer and smashing the driver's side window of an SUV. The ...

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Rusal CEO, board members quit in quest for US sanctions relief

Rusal CEO, board members quit in quest for US sanctions relief

Separately, Rusal reportedly resumed shipping aluminum to some customers last week following the extension of the deadline for companies to wind down contracts under us sanctions. Evgeny Nikitin ,...

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Trump seethes over Russian Federation probe, calls for end to ‘SPYGATE’

Trump seethes over Russian Federation probe, calls for end to ‘SPYGATE’

White House involvement in an investigation Justice Department investigation is rare. "Even if Flood wasn't there for any operative parts of the meeting, the optics are disquieting", said Steph...

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Teacher and student shot at Noblesville school; shooter in custody

Teacher and student shot at Noblesville school; shooter in custody

The wounded teacher and student were taken to hospitals in Indianapolis. Authorities did not provide their conditions. Emergency services in IN are on the scene today after Noblesville West Middle ...

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Newly adopted 1-year-old dies after being left in hot truck

Newly adopted 1-year-old dies after being left in hot truck

Metro Nashville Police said the adoptive mother discovered the baby inside the truck, which was parked outside their East Nashville home. She was pronounced dead a short time later. At 5:42 p.m., J...

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Oklahoma Shooting: Armed 'Good Samaritan' Confronts, Kills Restaurant Gunman Before Police Arrive

Oklahoma Shooting: Armed 'Good Samaritan' Confronts, Kills Restaurant Gunman Before Police Arrive

Police say Tilghman was then shot dead outside the restaurant by two citizens: Carlos Nazario and Bryan Wittle. When gunfire erupted Thursday at Louie's, in northwest Oklahoma City , "it sounded li...

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Milwaukee police apologize for arrest, tasing of National Basketball Association player

Milwaukee police apologize for arrest, tasing of National Basketball Association player

Brown answers that and other questions. Brown continues to speak with several officers as the dialogue becomes muted, with the initial officer wearing a camera slowly walking around Brown's auto. At...

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Trump vaguely tweets about 'big news coming' for United States auto workers

Trump vaguely tweets about 'big news coming' for United States auto workers

President Trump announced Wednesday that he had asked the Commerce Department to consider an investigation of automobile and auto-parts imports that could clear the way for imposing tariffs or quo...

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Trump proposes large fine, management changes for ZTE

Trump proposes large fine, management changes for ZTE

The Wall Street Journal reported today that the Trump administration and China have agreed on a " broad outline " to lift sanctions on ZTE . Trump commented on the ZTE case as US news accounts quo...

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Drivers react to record traffic over Memorial Day weekend

Drivers react to record traffic over Memorial Day weekend

AAA Carolinas predicts more than 1.2 million North Carolinians will travel this Memorial Day weekend, with more than 1.1 million driving to their destinations. Spickler said customers don't mind payi...

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