• What will it take for North Korea to denuclearise?
What will it take for North Korea to denuclearise?

After the two leaders pledged new steps aimed at salvaging nuclear talks on Wednesday, Moon and Kim chose to use the final day of their three-day summit to go up the symbolic mountain on the Chinese border together. "I will faithfully serve that role when I meet President Trump to facilitate dialogue between North Korea and the United States". ...

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  • Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke on migrant separations: 'This cannot be us'
Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke on migrant separations: 'This cannot be us'

However, Cruz has wide margins of support among white voters. A Reuters/Ipsos/UVA Center for Politics Poll released Wednesday found Mr. O'Rourke with a 2 percentage point lead over among likely voters. Another ad accused O'Rourke of adopting a Hispanic nickname to appeal to Texas voters. Texas's Republican Gov. Greg Abbott won 44 percent of the...

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  • Female jogger stabbed to death one week after getting engaged
Female jogger stabbed to death one week after getting engaged

A news conference is planned at the site of the killing, the 1400 block of 11th Street NW. It was a picture-perfect night to be outdoors, with temperatures in the 70s and clear skies. So heartbreaking! Washington DC tech exec Wendy Martinez was brutally stabbed to death on her nightly jog by a stranger. Not only was she an avid runner, but she ...

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  • Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe
Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe

A spokesman for the Department of Justice commented on Trump's order, saying: "When the President issues such an order, it triggers a declassification review process that is conducted by various agencies within the intelligence community, in conjunction with the White House Counsel, to seek to ensure the safety of America's national security inte...

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  • North Korea willing to 'permanently dismantle' Yongbyon nuclear site
North Korea willing to 'permanently dismantle' Yongbyon nuclear site

On Wednesday, Trump tweeted about North Korea's commitment to denuclearization, saying Kim has agreed to "nuclear inspections" and to "permanently dismantle a test site and launch pad". Mr. Trump said they would wait and see what North Korea does next. North Korea's pledge at a summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in in Pyongyang drew ...

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  • U.S. ready to resume North Korea talks, seeks denuclearisation by 2021
U.S. ready to resume North Korea talks, seeks denuclearisation by 2021

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday invited North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho for talks in NY next week, during the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations. "I, here, propose that we completely settle 70 years of hostility and take a big peaceful step to become one again". Moon says he will carry a private message...

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  • Trump slams Sessions again: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’
Trump slams Sessions again: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

Donald Trump took time out this morning to beat one of his favorite nearly-dead horses, Jeff Sessions , over his recusal from the Russian Federation probe. The President's remarks clearly show just how far his relationship with Sessions has fallen. The Tuesday comments aren't the first time that Trump has publicly slammed Sessions .

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  • Imran Khan writes to Modi for resumption of Indo-Pak dialogue
Imran Khan writes to Modi for resumption of Indo-Pak dialogue

In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday, Pakistan PM Imran Khan has said the only way forward for the two countries is through "constructive engagement". In his first televised speech since becoming the Pak PM, he had said: "If they take one step towards us, we will take two, but at least (we) need a start.

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  • Child 'critcal' after second shark attack in 24 hours
Child 'critcal' after second shark attack in 24 hours

Queensland Ambulance Service Mackay manager of operations Tracey Eastwick told ABC she was very fortunate to have a doctor on the scene. The woman was transported by helicopter to Mackay Base Hospital where she remains in a critical condition.

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  • Trump to Spain: Build a wall to keep out asylum seekers
Trump to Spain: Build a wall to keep out asylum seekers

Josep Borrell said the U.S. president dismissed any doubts expressed by Spanish diplomats, who pointed out that the desert stretched for 3,000 miles. "Build a wall in the Sahara", Trump suggested, according to the Spanish official. Though estimates vary, US Customs and Border Protection says that the border between the United States and Mexico ...

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  • Hungary’s leader: European Union seeks to undermine border defense tasks
Hungary’s leader: European Union seeks to undermine border defense tasks

Other EU governments could halt any further action, however, and Poland has warned it would do so. Recall that in the text of the resolution the European Parliament expressed concern about the work in Hungary, the constitutional and electoral systems, judicial independence, freedom of expression and the rights of migrants and refugees.

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  • Trump gets firsthand look at Hurricane Florence distress
Trump gets firsthand look at Hurricane Florence distress

The governor also said that 16 rivers in the state are at major flood stage and over 1,100 roads are closed. In the dark: About 205 000 outages had occurred, mostly in North Carolina . Temple Baptist Church volunteers in New Bern handed out meals to people throughout the day and they had a little extra help when President Trump stopped to join...

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  • South Korea's Moon Jae-in attends Pyongyang Mass Games
South Korea's Moon Jae-in attends Pyongyang Mass Games

Pompeo went on to say that he will meet with North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho in New York City next week during the United Nations General Assembly meeting. A stone marker commemorating South Korean President Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang has the wrong dates carved on it. Image made from video provided by Korea Broadcasting System (KBS...

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  • Trevor Noah has message for Trump, Kavanaugh supporters: 'Shame recognizes shame'
Trevor Noah has message for Trump, Kavanaugh supporters: 'Shame recognizes shame'

Republicans are suggesting that Ford will have one chance to testify, and one chance only. During a news conference with Poland's president on Tuesday afternoon, Trump reiterated his defence of Kavanaugh and said the judge has an "impeccable history in every way".

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  • Russia plane downing in Syria causes Russia-Israel rift
Russia plane downing in Syria causes Russia-Israel rift

The Russian plane was downed by a Russian-made S-200 air defense supplied to Syria. On Wednesday, Hezbollah's leader Hassan Nasrallah said the Shiite movement would stay in Syria "until further notice". "We will remain there even after the Idlib accord", Nasrallah said, referring to a Russia-Turkey deal to prevent a Syrian regime offensive on th...

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  • 'Fortnite' gamer allegedly threatened to kill kid who beat him
'Fortnite' gamer allegedly threatened to kill kid who beat him

I am going to find you with a gun. Huntington resident Michael Aliperti allegedly made the threats by text and voice messages through Xbox after the boy beat him, the Suffolk County Police Department said in a press release. 'We took this as a school threat, ' Cameron said. Recently, a 45-year-old man threatened to shoot a younger player after ...

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  • Sens. Johnson, Baldwin want to hear from Kavanaugh, accuser
Sens. Johnson, Baldwin want to hear from Kavanaugh, accuser

Sen. The notes did not mention Kavanaugh by name. Less evident but significant nonetheless, Trump Jr. seems to lack a basic understanding of what sexual assault entails: a lack of consent. Monday evening's development now pushes the date for the committee vote to confirm Kavanaugh, which had been scheduled for Thursday, into the unknown along...

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  • 'Hard to imagine' Brett Kavanaugh attacked Christine Blasey Ford
'Hard to imagine' Brett Kavanaugh attacked Christine Blasey Ford

But he did not signal that he might fire the former Alabama GOP senator. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) has made it her personal duty to ask all Trump administration nominees that encounter the Senate Judiciary Committee if they've ever committed sexual harassment or assault .

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  • Calif. surgeon, girlfriend accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women
Calif. surgeon, girlfriend accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women

Grant William Robicheaux, 38, and Cerissa Laura Riley, 31, allegedly attacked two women they met at a bar and a restaurant in 2016. The district attorney showed reporters video of Robicheaux from a now-cancelled Bravo TV show called Online Dating Rituals of the American Male in an episode titled Three's A Crowd .

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  • GOP Lawmakers Laud Trump's Order to Declassify FISA Docs
GOP Lawmakers Laud Trump's Order to Declassify FISA Docs

Sanders' statement, Trump also directed the Justice Department to publicly release in full the text messages of Mr. Comey, Mr. Ohr, former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe , former FBI lawyer Lisa Page , and former FBI special agent Peter Strzok that are related to the Russian Federation investigation.

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