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Joint Korea Winter Asian Games proposed

The report, a copy of which was seen by the Financial Times , did not clarify whether South Korea would host the annual Foal Eagle field training exercises, which involve soldiers on the ground and are particularly despised by the North.

Rick Gates is reportedly about to plead guilty to Robert Mueller

Trump-aligned voices on Capitol Hill and in the media, meanwhile, prominently including Fox News , continue to call for Mueller's head, and attacks on Mueller from inside the White House have proliferated. "Rick Gates is going to change his plea to ...

UK Not Looking For "Race To The Bottom" After Brexit, Davis Says

He said that "everything we are doing is aiming towards ensuring we meet every aspect" of the agreement. "Neither side should put up unnecessary barriers during this process", Davis will add. "We want to stay friends and allies, we want you to succee...

Russia Admits to 'Dozens' of Casualties in Syria Clashes

The Russian foreign ministry, which previously said that five Russian citizens were likely killed, today released a statement that "there are also several dozen of injured" in the attack. It said "there are Russian citizens in Syria who went ...

Activist refers MP to police over gun post

Mr Pennings said he'd added Mr Christensen's post to a complaint he filed on Thursday with Queensland police after receiving over 100 death threats online. Mr Goodenough did not agree with suggestions by Labor and the Greens that the Prime Minist...

Kvitova wins Doha final to return to top 10

The first set was horrendous from Kvitova, who hit just four winners alongside a scary amount of 15 unforced errors together with an additional four double-faults. It was Kvitova's 22nd career title and came two weeks after she triumphed in St. Pet...

Secret Service skirmish in Beijing over nuclear football

Trump. USA news website Axios said multiple sources confirmed an incident in which Chinese officials tried to block a military aide with the briefcase from following Trump into the Great Hall of the People, despite the aide being required to stay...

Hundreds pay their respects to Morgan Tsvangirai at funeral

Tsvangirai will be buried in his rural home of Buhera, in eastern Zimbabwe, on Tuesday. Tsvangirai, 65, founded the MDC in 1999. Mr Tsvangirai, who was battling cancer, died on February 15. The constitution says elections should be between July 23 ...

Turkey wants joint U.S. deployment in Syria's Manbij

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said Turkish forces and their Syrian insurgent allies hit the village on Friday with shells. "We continue to have serious concerns about the detention of local employees of our mission in Turkey an...

Carnival probes security personnel's response to brawl in South Pacific cruise

The scene was nothing like the last time the family were seen in public. Video of the incidents surfaced online Monday, showing several security officers kicking passengers after they were down on the floor. "My mum had to drag me away from it all. T...

Kuwait invites Duterte to visit amid tensions

Demafelis's brother Joejet and sister Jessica burst into tears upon seeing the remains of their sister. Joanna's corpse was found stored in a freezer in an apartment in Kuwait , reportedly kept there for a year until its discovery. "We are on the ...

Christchurch declares state of emergency

The mayor then warned "we are expecting homes to be flooded", pushing civilians who are in low-lying spots to carry out an evacuation. More than 23,000 people were without power in Taranaki and Tasman districts and residents in Christchurch prepa...

Iran: 'Scattered Bodies' at Aseman Airlines Wreckage Site

An Iran Aseman ATR 72 (EP-ATS) has crashed near the Dena Mountain, south of Isfahan en-route from Tehran Mehrabad to Yasuj, Iran - the second fatal airline accident this early in 2018. According to data cited by the Flight Safety Foundation's aviat...

Trump jr. 'invites' Indian home-buyers

NEW DELHI - "Trump has arrived". An advertisement in newspapers on Sunday read, "Trump is here". Buyers who put down a deposit this week, according to an advertisement wrapped around the front page of the Hindustan Times this weekend, are promised a...

2000-year-old terra-cotta statue thumb stolen

Returning, Rohana used his cellphone as a flashlight as he stepped up onto a platform where a calvaryman stood, put his arm around the statue, then took a selfie with it. Mr Wu said the centre would be sending two experts to the United States to asse...

Syria: Assad's army massacres 71 near Damascus

The Syrian Civil Defense, also known as White Helmets, said the shelling and airstrikes killed 98 and that some people are still under the rubble. After days of relative calm, the government sent more than 260 rockets sailing onto Eastern Ghouta...

Turkey Denies Use of Chemicals in Syria's Afrin

Ankara considers the YPG to be an arm of the PKK , a banned group that has waged a decades-long insurgency in Turkey . Visiting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has met with senior Turkish officials amid rising tensions between the tw...

Latvian media say central bank chief's office raided

In its statement, Kucinskis's office did not provide details about the case, but insisted that "there are no signs of a threat to the Latvian financial system". Rimsevics, 52, has led the Baltic nation's central bank since 2001 and has been a membe...

Former Playboy Playmate Details Alleged Affair With Donald Trump

According to The New Yorker , the nine-month relationship between Mr. Trump and Ms. McDougal ended quietly, but years later - during the 2016 presidential campaign - she sold her story. "At this point I feel I can't talk about anything without getti...

Dog Food Withdrawn from Store Shelves Over Concerns About Euthanasia Drug Contamination

The drug is used to euthanize animals. Renderers take the bodies from farms, animal shelters and other facilities. One somewhat stomach-churning possibility being bandied about: animals that were put down somehow ended up in the pet food.

Barnaby Joyce should resign: Newspoll

Joyce confirmed former staffer Vikki Campion is his now partner. The nation's two most senior lawmakers talked for more than an hour in Sydney yesterday and agreed they need to work better together in the future. Joyce warned that any pressure on t...

Mexico natural disaster: 7.2 magnitude tremor rocks capital as buildings shake

A state government official said the chopper crashed into a group of people who had been spending the night outside after a powerful 7.2 magnitude natural disaster hit the area Friday in the early evening. A state government official who was not auth...

Florida school shooter 'could plead guilty to avoid the death penalty'

Interested in Gun Control? Similar guns have been used in many mass shootings, including in Las Vegas previous year and Orlando in 2016. So here's the time we're going to talk about gun control: March 24th we have the March for Our Lives, which you ...

Poland defends PM's Holocaust remark

Less than a day after Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki claimed that "there were Jewish perpetrators" in the Holocaust, the Polish embassy in Tel Aviv was vandalized with deformed swastikas and anti-Polish slurs. Dialogue on these hard chapter...

Fire put out in Jokhang Temple in China's Tibet

Robert Barnett, a London-based expert on contemporary Tibet, told the Guardian that the fire wasn't reported by China's official news media for nearly four hours " even though you could see it from miles away across the whole city ". There were n...

Plane Crash in Iran Kills 66 in Foggy, Mountainous Area

Airline spokesman Mohammad Taghi Tabatabai told state TV that the plane crashed into Mount Dena, which is about 440-meters high, and that all on board the flight were killed in the accident. An Iranian news website said the plane had recently rejoi...

Israel will act against Iran, proxies if necessary: Netanyahu

Israel said it shot down the drone on 10 February after it entered the country from Syria . Among Israel's main concerns is Lebanon , where the heavily-armed Iran-backed Shi'ite militia Hezbollah is part of a coalition government. "This is a very...

Russian church shooting leaves 4 dead

Five people have been killed after gunman opened fire with a hunting rifle on worshippers leaving a church service in Russia's Dagestan region. The injured include two members of local security services and two civilians, also women, the Interfax ...

22 killed in multiple bomb blast in Borno

Chukwu disclosed. "There were a lot of people doing last-minute shopping when the suicide bombers hit the market", Bana was quoted by various media outlets as saying. But suicide attacks and raids persist, with civilians in hard-to-reach rural area...

Anfernee McLemore shares positive news after horrific injury

Next up for Auburn is a home matchup against Alabama Wednesday night. Depth was already an issue for Auburn , which makes the loss of McLemore for potentially the rest of Saturday's game and beyond all the more concerning. Instead, the Gamecocks...

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Killed In Gas Explosion At School In Crimea

Photographs from the scene of the blast posted by local media outlet Kerch.FM showed that the ground floor windows of the two-story building had been blown out, and that debris f...

Canada makes history with first legal pot purchase in St. John's

As of 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, adults will be allowed to carry and share up to 30 grams of legal marijuana in public, according to a bill that passed the Senate in June. Uruguay was...

Theresa May to give Brexit update after talks break down

May was is set to make a statement to Parliament later on Monday. The key issue of how to prevent the return of a hard border between Northern Ireland and EU-member Ireland h...

Australia Takes Trump’s Lead, Considers Moving Israeli Embassy To Jerusalem

Arguing that a two-state solution has failed to achieve peace between Israel and the Palestinians , Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced that his government is contemplati...

Trump tells '60 Minutes' that climate change will 'change back again'

Keeping to the target of 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming against pre-industrial levels agreed to in the internationally-backed Paris climate change agreement of 2015 will mean "ra...

Hauwa Liman: How Boko Haram killed Red Cross staff

According to him, killing another aid worker whose only crime is dedicating her life to make life better for others confirms that Boko Haram has sunken to its lowest level of wea...

Jared Kushner likely paid no taxes for years - despite making millions

In the eyes of the IRS, real estate depreciates over time , so there is a provision that allows property owners to deduct a part of the cost related to their assets each year. Kus...

Melania Trump's spokeswoman wants to boycott T.I

The woman is wearing a jacket that reads "I REALLY DON'T CARE, DO U?" Check out the clip above. While the White House was outraged over both T.I.'s music video and Brown's rema...

Sex abuse allegations 'political' - minister

Is there an agenda? "You be the judge", Akbar said , referring to the elections to be held in five states-Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana-starting...

Amal Clooney Blasts Trump For Mocking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford

Dr. Ford testified that Brett Kavanaugh , Mr. Trump's Supreme Court nominee, had pinned her on a bed, tried to take off her clothes and covered her mouth in the early 1980s, when ...

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Trump Threatens To Withdraw Honduras Aid Over Approaching Migrant Caravan

Trump Threatens To Withdraw Honduras Aid Over Approaching Migrant Caravan

The group has swollen in size since leaving San Pedro Sula, one of the world's most unsafe cities, on Friday. The latest caravan was launched a day after Vice President Pence ur...

Trump says defense chief Mattis 'could be' leaving post

Trump says defense chief Mattis 'could be' leaving post

Trump added that he and Mattis "get along very well". By that, I mean that in our duties, we were brought up to obey the elected commander in chief, whoever that is. Mattis has ...

Pro-Trump Mob Assaults Protesters in NYC:

Pro-Trump Mob Assaults Protesters in NYC: "Are You Brave Now, F*ggot?!"

The fact that it's taken three days for the department to publicly call for all of the men to be taken into custody has a variety of elected officials and community leaders calli...

Russian Orthodox Church severs ties with Ecumenical Patriarchate

Russian Orthodox Church severs ties with Ecumenical Patriarchate

The Moscow Patriarchate has denied being a tool of the Kremlin and says it has tried to bring about peace in eastern Ukraine. Ilarion said that Constantinople's decision to back ...

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself

In a second tweet moments later, Trump alleged that Warren's claims of Native American heritage "have turned out to be a scam and a lie" and called for Warren to apologize for ...

A judge dismisses Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against Trump

A judge dismisses Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against Trump

After Whoopi Goldberg read Trump's tweet , in which he also denied knowing Ms. Daniels, Sunny Hostin chimed in, saying "he didn't think she was a horseface when he was having an a...

China's USA ambassador vows Beijing will defend its own interests

China's USA ambassador vows Beijing will defend its own interests

Anyway, it makes for a pretty hilarious segment. Trump on 60 Minutes: Lesley Stahl tells Trump: "I wish you could go to Greenland, watch these huge chunks of ice just falling...

Australia mulling embassy move to Jerusalem - PM

Australia mulling embassy move to Jerusalem - PM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has attempted to persuade other countries to move their embassies to Jerusalem. Labor reminded the government that Frances Adamson, th...

British Mountain Biker Shot Dead By Hunter In French Alps

British Mountain Biker Shot Dead By Hunter In French Alps

The hunter was taken to hospital for shock. Dozens of gendarmes surrounded the area where the tragedy happened, as others attempted to contact the victim's next of kin. "He now f...