• Korea defends USA bid for Kim's nuke deal
Korea defends USA bid for Kim's nuke deal

On the same day, Trump said on Twitter that he is "looking forward to meeting with Chairman Kim at end of February". He called the Trump-Kim dialogue "promising" but stressed that "we still await concrete steps by North Korea to dismantle the nuclear weapons that threaten our people and our allies in the region".

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  • Travel 'Strongly Discouraged' During Weekend Snow Storm
Travel 'Strongly Discouraged' During Weekend Snow Storm

It's expected to be more significant for the Northeast than the first. Fitchburg up through southern New Hampshire could be buried by up to two feet of snow. A mix of snow and sleet will begin Saturday afternoon in NY and Philadelphia but shift to rain overnight. Nearby suburbs to the north could see a lengthy period of sleet or freezing rain .

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  • Old video surfaces of Covington Catholic students in black paint
Old video surfaces of Covington Catholic students in black paint

According to the school's website , the group of students was in Washington , D.C., for March For Life 2019 from January 17-19. One video also shows them using the "n" word, telling an African-American boy who appeared to be with the school group that the white people were going to steal his organs.

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  • Major Winter Storm Wreaks Havoc in Northeastern U.S.
Major Winter Storm Wreaks Havoc in Northeastern U.S.

Travel was treacherous throughout the region but far fewer people were on the highways because the storm fell on a weekend. Akron / Canton got 3.6 inches and Youngstown got 2.7 inches, according to the National Weather Service in Cleveland.

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  • Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris To Put Headquarters In Baltimore
Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris To Put Headquarters In Baltimore

Senator Harris joins Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of NY and Senator Elizabeth Warren of MA on the list of female senators hoping to earn the party's nomination. Harris' late mother immigrated to the United States from India as an adult and became a physician specialising in breast cancer. " Kamala Harris says she's running for president, in wh...

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  • White House: Trump, Kim to Hold 2nd Summit in Late February
White House: Trump, Kim to Hold 2nd Summit in Late February

Both leaders of Washington and Pyongyang have said they look forward to the second summit. The two leaders held their first historic meeting last June in Singapore. He described the exercises as "war games", using Pyongyang's parlance. CNN quoted a source familiar with the U.S. He last visited the country in June a year ago.

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  • USA confirms jailed Iranian TV anchor not charged with crime
USA confirms jailed Iranian TV anchor not charged with crime

She will be released immediately after the completion of her testimony to a grand jury investigating unspecified "violations of US criminal law". "She is the wife of an Iranian citizen and we see it as our duty to defend the rights of our citizens" Zarif told Iran's Arabic-language state broadcaster Al-Alam news channel.

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  • Trump offers temporary protection for undocumented immigrants in exchange for wall
Trump offers temporary protection for undocumented immigrants in exchange for wall

Ann Coulter, the far-right author, said in a tweet : "Trump proposes amnesty. She is so petrified of the "lefties" in her party that she has lost control.And by the way, clean up the streets in San Francisco, they are disgusting!" Trump has been seeking $5.7 billion (€5 billion) to build a border wall and has vowed to keep the government shut ...

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  • Opposition 'vilifying EVMs' to explain impending defeat, says PM Modi
Opposition 'vilifying EVMs' to explain impending defeat, says PM Modi

Several opposition leaders, including Farooq Abdullah of the National Conference, had labelled the EVMs "chor machine" - an allegation that started past year following a string of BJP victories in assembly elections, especially the party's sweep in Uttar Pradesh.

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  • House votes to maintain Russian sanctions
House votes to maintain Russian sanctions

Eleven Republicans joined the Democrats present to support the resolution, but Iowa's Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst voted with the rest of the GOP caucus to defeat the measure. "However I don't think the proposed deal adequately accounts for the way power and influence work in Moscow around [Russian President] Vladimir Putin's inner circ...

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  • Man Arrested Over Murder Of Aiia Maasarwe class= next-head
Man Arrested Over Murder Of Aiia Maasarwe class= next-head

Camera IconAiia Maasarwe's body was discovered near a shopping centre by a member of the the public. Ms Maasarwe was having a conversation with her sister when she was attacked on her way home from a comedy club, Mr Stamper said. "It's not easy for the family, it was shocking", he said."You never think anything (like this will) happen in Australi...

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  • The idea that Donald Trump could have worked for Russia is stupid
The idea that Donald Trump could have worked for Russia is stupid

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Wednesday that Syria's regime must take control of the country's north, after calls from the U.S. to set up a Turkish-controlled "security zone" in the area. He particularly scoffed at the charges levelled against Mr Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, saying that he talked to the...

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  • North Korean delegation could arrive in Washington DC on Thursday
North Korean delegation could arrive in Washington DC on Thursday

Neither the United States nor North Korea has announced any meetings, but Kim is expected to hold talks with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at a hotel in the US capital on Friday. Last week, the United States Forces Japan released a video, in which it defines North Korea as one of the "three declared nuclear states" in the Northeast Asian region...

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  • Central to the Brexit debacle: What is the Irish border backstop?
Central to the Brexit debacle: What is the Irish border backstop?

The 230-vote margin of defeat for Mrs May's Brexit deal in the House of Commons was the largest defeat for a government in parliamentary history. Pressed on how the government could possibly avoid mandatory checks on the border to protect the single market, Varadkar said that was for Brexiters who voted against May's deal to sort out.

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  • Two U.S. soldiers reportedly among 14 killed after bombing in Syria
Two U.S. soldiers reportedly among 14 killed after bombing in Syria

Some noted how ill-timed his speech was, considering just hours earlier ISIS terrorists claimed responsibility for an explosion in Manbij , Syria that killed American troops during a routine patrol. Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency, citing unnamed local sources, said a number of U.S. soldiers were injured in the blast and that the USA milita...

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  • Trump’s attorney-general nominee pledges to shield Mueller’s Russian Federation probe
Trump’s attorney-general nominee pledges to shield Mueller’s Russian Federation probe

Barr said he believed that "the Russians interfered or attempted to interfere" with the 2016 presidential election and that it was important to get to the bottom of the matter. In the memo, Barr argues that it could be disastrous for the presidency and the Justice Department if Mueller concludes that actions the president is legally permitted to ta...

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  • Zimbabwe fuel protests: MDC opposition office torched
Zimbabwe fuel protests: MDC opposition office torched

Nkululeko Sibanda, spokesman for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change party, said their headquarters in Harare was attacked late in the evening. Other measures which Mnangagwa announced to ease the economic pressure include what he said was "a package of measures" to cushion its workers, until a full review of cost of living adjustment pac...

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  • Cruz: People outside DC are not concerned with Russian Federation investigation
Cruz: People outside DC are not concerned with Russian Federation investigation

Trump also condemned the question of whether he was a Russian asset when he was asked about it on Saturday during a call in to Jeanine Pirro's Fox News show. President Donald Trump's attorney general nominee, William Barr , meets with Senate Judiciary Committee member and Trump confidant Sen. Since the report emerged, Trump has attacked the Fed...

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  • Trump's 'Wounded Knee' tweet over Warren sparks anger
Trump's 'Wounded Knee' tweet over Warren sparks anger

The president said the video would have been a hit if she stuck to her ancestral heritage and did the streaming with her husband dressed in "Indian" clothes. Twitter users were quick to call out the President for racism and demand the Tweet be removed. Trump has reveled in nicknaming Warren "Pocahontas".

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  • Government makes last-ditch appeal for Brexit vote backing
Government makes last-ditch appeal for Brexit vote backing

With the time it has bought, the government can pursue a new plan, but it will still be working towards a deadline to resolve the same deep political divisions over what Brexit should look like", said Haralambous. "In our view, the longer this political deadlock lasts, the higher the probability of a second referendum to break it and give the...

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