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N. Korean Delegation Visits Presidential Office in Seoul

N. Korean Delegation Visits Presidential Office in Seoul Kim Yo-jong arrived in South Korea on Friday with Kim Yong-nam, the North's nominal head of state, for the Games opening ceremony in Pyeongchang. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un invited the South's President Moon Jae-in for a summit in Pyongyang, Seoul said yesterday, even as the USA warned against falling for Pyongyang's Olympic charm offensive. [Full Article...]

PM Modi praises Palestine for moving forward in such unstable environment

PM Modi praises Palestine for moving forward in such unstable environment Modi had earlier visited Israel, but unlike the world dignitaries visiting Israel, he skipped Palestine. Modi had first visited the UAE as prime minister in August 2015. Only diplomacy and far-sightedness can set free from violence and baggage of the past. This is Modi's second visit to the UAE and is indicative of the new momentum in the UAE-India ties. [Full Article...]

Two people killed in Johnson Co. shooting, police searching for suspect

Two people killed in Johnson Co. shooting, police searching for suspect Deputies say two additional victims, along with the suspect identified as Joseph Nickell, were found dead inside an apartment. Deputies told Kentucky State Police who also responded. Police said gunman apparently took his own life after committing the murders. They found two females and a male dead inside. "Price added that the incident is "one of the most disturbing acts of violence" he's ever... [Full Article...]

Trump tells Democrats to refile Russian Federation probe memo

Trump tells Democrats to refile Russian Federation probe memo The Democrats' memo aimed to counter a Republican-drafted one the President declassified and released. And, the House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat, Rep. Democrats immediately cried foul at the decision to send the Democratic memo back to the committee. The Democratic memo also says that the FBI had other legitimate evidence that prompted the investigation into possible links betwe... [Full Article...]

Tour helicopter crashes in Grand Canyon, killing three

Tour helicopter crashes in Grand Canyon, killing three He did not name which company the helicopter was part of. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) spokesman Allen Kenitzer said the Eurocopter EC130 aircraft sustained considerable damage. Local authorities are still unsure how many people were involved in the incident and are searching the area. The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board will investigate the crash, he added. [Full Article...]

Navy SEAL Who Killed Bin Laden: Trump's Parade Is 'Bullsh

Navy SEAL Who Killed Bin Laden: Trump's Parade Is 'Bullsh He tweeted about 'third world bullshit '. He called it "third world bulls--" in a tweet, though he later acknowledged that the U.S. has in the past had military parades. Some are uneasy over possibly high expenses, while others question Trump's thought processes and contend that such a parade brings to mind presentations of military power by dictator administrations, for example, North Korea or ... [Full Article...]

Turkish warplanes strike Kurdish militia targets in Syria

Turkish warplanes strike Kurdish militia targets in Syria Nebenzia said U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley raised the issue of the airstrikes at a closed council meeting Thursday where she defended the bombing that the U.S. Among them were at least 58 children, the Observatory said. Waves of deadly airstrikes against rebel-held areas in Syria have made this week "one of the bloodiest periods of the entire conflict", the United Nations human rights chi... [Full Article...]

Heading home, Pence asserts unity on pressuring North Korea

Heading home, Pence asserts unity on pressuring North Korea Korea's eagerly-anticipated joint ice hockey debut ended in defeat as the unified women's team were thrashed by Switzerland in an historic encounter in front of a crowd featuring top-level officials from both countries here today. Moon wanted to use the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang as a way to engage with North Korea, to show the world - and the United States in particular - that old-fashioned... [Full Article...]

Senior lawyer and social activist Asma Jahangir passes away

Senior lawyer and social activist Asma Jahangir passes away Jahangir, who previously served as a UN Rapporteur of Freedom of religion or belief, was shifted on Saturday to a private hospital in Lahore, where she breathed her last, The News International reported. She remained house arrest in 2007 for 9- days including other lawyers' movement leadership. She became the first female president of the Supreme Court Bar Association. [Full Article...]

Syria regime strikes kill six civilians in Ghouta: monitor

Syria regime strikes kill six civilians in Ghouta: monitor This is published unedited from the PTI feed . U.S. Central Command said the strikes were launched in self-defense after as many as 500 attackers began what appeared to be a coordinated assault on the headquarters of the U.S. She says the goal is to allow humanitarian aid and medical care to flow to more than 700 civilians in eastern Ghouta. Air strikes killed six people in Eastern Ghouta, a... [Full Article...]

Thompson the Hero as Beavers Beat Huskies at Double Overtime Buzzer

Thompson the Hero as Beavers Beat Huskies at Double Overtime Buzzer The post Hebard carries OR women's basketball in 76-63 victory over Washington appeared first on Emerald Media . Dickerson finished with 28 points and 12 rebounds. "Once they seen one go in, it started pouring in", Washington junior forward Noah Dickerson said. The two schools tied for second in the conference standings - UCLA and USC - await with only a 2 1/2-game lead over Oregon State. [Full Article...]

Amateur sketch from witness helps Pa. police identify theft suspect

Amateur sketch from witness helps Pa. police identify theft suspect Police reports indicate Nguyen pretended to be an employee at a vendor's stand January 30 at 23 N. Market St. before fleeing on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. As of Thursday, police are still searching for the suspect. A witness provided a simple black-and-white drawing to officers, and police say while the drawing was cartoonish it helped remind an investigator of a potential suspect. [Full Article...]

Nine Turkish soldiers killed in action in Syria's Afrin in one day

Nine Turkish soldiers killed in action in Syria's Afrin in one day However, the USA made a decision to step back, saying that they no longer held an interest in Afrin. The country's prime minister walked back on the comments soon after, saying the cause of the helicopter's crash was not yet clear. U.S. Central Command said the strikes were launched in self-defense after as many as 500 attackers began what appeared to be a coordinated assault on the headquarte... [Full Article...]

Turkish soldiers killed, 11 injured in Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin

Turkish soldiers killed, 11 injured in Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin Unconfirmed Turkish media reports had said that Turkey halted flights after Russia closed the airspace over Afrin after militants shot down a Russian Su-25 fighter jet in northern Idlib province on February 3. "The conduct and management of this war has been utterly shameful from the outset, and the failure to end it marks an epic failure of global diplomacy". [Full Article...]

Turkish soldiers killed, 5 injured in Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin

U.S. Central Command said the strikes were launched in self-defense after as many as 500 attackers began what appeared to be a coordinated assault on the headquarters of the U.S. Eastern Ghouta is meant to be part of the "de-escalation zones" declared last year as part of an worldwide effort to reduce bloodshed in the almost seven-year-old civil war. [Full Article...]

United Nations chief urges dialogue in talks with N. Korea ceremonial leader

United Nations chief urges dialogue in talks with N. Korea ceremonial leader The spokesman said Mr Moon replied that the North and South should continue to work to build conditions so that a summit can take place. That said, these officials said that if the North Koreans had approached Pence with pleasantries, he would have responded in kind. [Full Article...]

Watch the awesome North Korean cheerleaders at work

Vice President Mike Pence said Saturday evening there is "no daylight" between the USA and South Korea , despite their different approaches to engagement with North Korea at the Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games . North Korean media slammed Pence what they described as "snobbish" behavior. The vice-president's deliberate snub to the North Koreans - and, by extension, the host country - hig... [Full Article...]

Second WH aide resigns over domestic abuse claims

The remark by the president - himself the target of numerous harassment claims - came after White House speechwriter David Sorensen resigned on Friday, even while denying his former wife's claims of abuse. Florida Rep. Lois Frankel, chairwoman of the Democratic Women's Working Group, posted on Facebook on Friday that White House staff should be held to the highest ethical standards. [Full Article...]

Read Trump's letter blocking release of Democratic memo

Read Trump's letter blocking release of Democratic memo The White House also released a letter sent to McGahn by FBI Director Christopher Wray and to Rod Rosenstein, the No. 2 Justice Department official, expressing concerns about the memo's release "in light of longstanding principles regarding the protection of intelligence sources and methods, ongoing investigations, and other similar sensitive information". [Full Article...]

Turkish helicopter shot down by Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin - Erdogan

Turkish helicopter shot down by Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin - Erdogan Two Turkish troops were killed Saturday when their helicopter crashed in Afrin, Syria, near the Turkish border, Turkish state news agency Anadolu reported. "Two courageous members of armed forces martyred", Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said, according to Anadolu. These numbers have not been independently confirmed, and Ankara denies the claim. [Full Article...]


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