Kim's right-hand man due in U.S. this week

Potential US corresponding action also includes exemptions from sanctions for inter-Korean business and tour ventures and opening a liaison office as a prelude to a formal launch of diplomatic relations, Seoul officials said . Kim Yong Chol met T... More..

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Detained Canadian citizen has no
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Detained Canadian citizen has no "diplomatic immunity", says FM spokesperson

In November 2018, a court found him guilty of trying to smuggle methamphetamine from China to Australia. Experts said retrials are rare in China, especially ones calling for a harsher sentence, but rights g...More..

Russia says it caught former US marine accused of spying red-handed
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Russia says it caught former US marine accused of spying red-handed

The 48-year-old MI resident was in Moscow to attend a wedding. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov dismissed claims that President Donald Trump has been working on the Kremlin's behalf as he attacked C...More..

Pompeo to cut short Middle East tour to attend funeral
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Pompeo to cut short Middle East tour to attend funeral

He said the Saudis understood and had reiterated pledges to pursue the case wherever it leads. Khashoggi was killed on October 2 in a case which stunned the world and threatened a serious rift between Ri...More..

White House Asked For Options To Strike Iran
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

White House Asked For Options To Strike Iran

The Times did acknowledge a spokesman for the National Security Council , Garrett Marquis , pointing out that Bolton's job entailed the kind of actions Bolton took, saying, "The N.S.C. The Defense Department ...More..

Trump Torches Elizabeth Warren Over Video Of Her Drinking Beer
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump Torches Elizabeth Warren Over Video Of Her Drinking Beer

Trump's tweets are troubling on so many levels, it's hard to even begin where to start - from mocking Warren's heritage and his use of the word "Indian" instead of the politically correct term Native American...More..

Trump says he never worked for Russia READ MORE
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump says he never worked for Russia READ MORE

Trump's admission in the days following that Comey's dismissal had to do with the Russian Federation investigation, which Comey was overseeing, raised suspicions in the FBI, the report said. "Wow, just learned ...More..

China sentences Canadian to death, raises diplomatic tension
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

China sentences Canadian to death, raises diplomatic tension

After showing "extreme concern" over the issue, the Canadian Prime Minister accused China of "arbitrarily" applying the death sentence against Schellenberg and asked "all countries around the world" to be awa...More..

House GOP leader: ‘Action will be taken’ after King’s white supremacy comment
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

House GOP leader: ‘Action will be taken’ after King’s white supremacy comment

Republican Senator Tim Scott of SC slammed GOP "silence" about comments such as King's in a Washington Post opinion piece on Friday, which Scalise recommended that King read. The leader told the press that...More..

Syrian Army repels Israeli air attack in Damascus
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Syrian Army repels Israeli air attack in Damascus

Another official told SANA traffic at the airport had not been disrupted. In September 2018, Russian Federation equipped the Syrian forces with the S-300 air defense missile system, but local reports said the...More..

Snowstorm Belts US Midwest; 5 Die in Crashes
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Snowstorm Belts US Midwest; 5 Die in Crashes

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam also declared a state of emergency Saturday night in order to allow the state to be better prepared to respond to the storm. In Indiana, the northbound lanes of Interstate 65 were c...More..

US Moves in Syria Irk Russia, Turkey
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

US Moves in Syria Irk Russia, Turkey

The president also warned the Kurds not to antagonize Turkey in a continuation of his tweet . Cavusoglu spoke on the phone Saturday with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , who was in Abu Dhabi as part of...More..

Investigation into bus crash that killed 3 in Ottawa continues
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Investigation into bus crash that killed 3 in Ottawa continues

The most seriously injured, there was accordingly, in the upper deck, as Ottawa police chief Charles Bordeleau said. "I'm not going to go into the details of why we arrested the driver, but the fact remains...More..

Top Republicans oppose border ‘emergency’ as shutdown drags on
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Top Republicans oppose border ‘emergency’ as shutdown drags on

There has been some talk that Trump will declare a national emergency in order to fund the wall, but if he chooses not to go down that route, it is seeming very unlikely that Democrats will concede much to hi...More..

U.S. begins Syria withdrawal, amid uncertainty over strategy
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

U.S. begins Syria withdrawal, amid uncertainty over strategy

Stressing that the US has not yet begun pulling out its troops, a second Pentagon official revealed that the USA military had begun a number of preparations for a deliberate withdrawal , noting, "That includes...More..

Tulsi Gabbard announces 2020 presidential run to take on Donald Trump
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Tulsi Gabbard announces 2020 presidential run to take on Donald Trump

She is the first American Samoan and the first Hindu member of Congress . Gabbard said in a CNN interview slated to air Saturday night that she will be formally announcing her candidacy within the next w...More..

Poland arrests Huawei employee on allegations of spying
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Poland arrests Huawei employee on allegations of spying

An armed officer of the Polish secret service checks a vehicle entering the government headquarters in Warsaw, Poland , July 7, 2005. A year ago, the heads of the FBI, CIA, NSA, and the director of national...More..

Jayme Closs, missing Wisconsin teen, found alive after nearly three months
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Jayme Closs, missing Wisconsin teen, found alive after nearly three months

Closs vanished October 15 after her parents were fatally shot in their home in Barron County, which is about 80 miles northeast of Minneapolis and 65 miles from where she was found. Closs approached her and tol...More..

Russian tied to Trump Tower meet indicted in separate US case
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Russian tied to Trump Tower meet indicted in separate US case

The meeting caused headaches for the White House and is a topic of inquiry by Special Counsel Robert Mueller in his probe into Russian meddling and potential collusion with Trump campaign associates in the ...More..

Theresa May loses second Brexit vote in two days
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Theresa May loses second Brexit vote in two days

He said: "The prime minister scrapped the Brexit vote last month, and promised that legally binding assurances would be secured at the December EU summit - she failed". "These discussions have shown that furthe...More..