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Jun 02 2018

USA may end up paying Kim Jong Un's hotel bill for summit

The official, Kim Yong Chol , was greeted by White House chief of staff John Kelly, who led him to the Oval Office for talks with Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pomp...

Jun 02 2018

Eric Greitens, Missouri governor, to resign

Mike Parson, a Republican. Greitens was elected in 2016, and served roughly 17 months in office. "This is a non-issue", said Tom Schuette, co-head of investment resea...

Jun 01 2018

'Don't toast marshmallows on Hawaii volcano' says U.S. government

Lava also has covered two wells at a geothermal plant. Things are continuing to get heated in Hawaii, as lava from Kilauea spreads to new territories. These new flows...

Jun 01 2018

Is Duterte serious about a South China Sea red line?

Opposition lawmaker Gary Alejano alleged at a Wednesday congressional hearing that a Chinese navy helicopter had harassed Philippine troops on Second Thomas Shoal, also h...

Jun 01 2018

Singapore to feel loss of high-speed rail link keenly

Malaysia will implement a new sales tax in September to replace the consumption levy that it's scrapping next month as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad looks for ways to t...

May 31 2018

Japan says it has detected apparent Chinese ship breaking North Korea sanctions

The White House said on Wednesday that negotiations at the demilitarized zone along the border between North and South Korea for the summit were going well and that it ...

May 31 2018

Afghan forces end ISIL attack on ministry in Kabul

Another four police and eight civilians, including two children, were wounded in the attack early Wednesday, said Shah Poor Ahmadzai, spokesman for the provincial police ...

May 31 2018

Russian foreign minister meets with North Korean counterpart

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has expressed hope for holding three-way talks to declare a formal end to the 1950-53 Korean War, which ended in an armistice, possibly...

May 31 2018

'Not Now, Not Ever': Mexico's Leader Responds to Trump's Border Wall Remark

Trump criticized Bredesen for being backed by national Democrats, including the Senate and House leaders. Remember? I said they're animals, and she said, 'How dare you sa...

May 30 2018

Hamas announced a ceasefire with Israel

Tel Aviv has waged three wars on the coastal enclave since 2008, including the 2014 offensive, which left more than 2,200 Palestinians dead. A number of them were inter...

May 30 2018

White House slaps 25% tariff on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods

The CM2025 project directly threatens US intellectual property rights, a conclusion that the US Trade Representative Office reached two months ago . "The two parties c...

May 30 2018

Global Markets in Turmoil as Italy Fails to Form New Government

TREASURIES: U.S. government bond prices jumped as investors moved money into lower-risk assets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 391.64 points, or 1.58 percent,...

May 29 2018

Hawaii volcano explosions shoot ash to 11,000ft as lava swamps road

However, a spokesperson for the geothermal plant told Hawaii News Now the lava is actually only 40 metres away from the nearest well, but said there was no indication a...

May 29 2018

Thousands evacuate as Storm Alberto churns toward Florida

Alberto was expected to bring heavy rain and severe wind to Florida and other parts of the Gulf Coast. Sustained winds from the season's first named storm had droppe...

May 28 2018

Heroic Teacher Jason Seaman Released From Hospital

Seaman had released a statement Friday evening confirming he was injured and thanking first responders. Investigators also said they do not know yet if the shooter ha...

May 28 2018

US Officials In North Korea

Both Pyongyang and Washington are pressing ahead with plans for a meeting between the two leaders in Singapore, despite Mr Trump cancelling the scheduled June 12 summit...

May 28 2018

Hamas releases videos of Gaza border infiltration, rioting

The third member succumbed to his wounds and died a few hours after the incident. He said of Israel's shelling that the group "will not abandon our right to respond to ...

May 28 2018

Britain's May faces calls to relax Northern Ireland abortion rules

The Irish Sun on Sunday pictured two women hugging under the headline "No more lonely journeys" in reference to those who had been forced to travel to England to have an ...

May 28 2018

Danica Patrick Crashes At Indy 500, Final Race Of Her Career

They were hopefully going to try and get the auto tuned up throughout the race but I think he had a rollbar issue was well; I could hear him saying he couldn't adjust the...

May 27 2018

Cyclone wreaks havoc on Saudi-occupied Yemeni island

Mekunu is expected to continue moving in this direction during the remainder of this week and make landfall near Salalah, Oman on about Saturday 26 May. The cyclone was t...