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N.Korea hopes for joint music performance


A summit on curbing North Korea's nuclear ambitions will focus in part on how to ensure countries fully implement all the sanctions imposed on the reclusive state, a Canadian government source said on Monday. Officials from the rival Koreas met earlier this week in the border village of Panmunjom, their first talks in more than two years. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been making an apparent push for improved ties with the South after a year of elevated tension over his country's ... Read More »

Afternoon update on potential for snow, bitter cold weather


The most snow is expected in the state's northwestern section, where accumulation of up to 8 inches is expected , the weather service said late Monday afternoon. Residents should be prepared for reduced visibility at times, according to the weather service. Only light accumulation of ice and snow is expected for those in the southeastern Big Country, with greater amounts expected through Mills County and points southeast where Winter Storm Warnings are in effect. Read More »

Trump tell reporters: "I'm the least racist person you have ever interviewed"


Backpedaling from their previous claim that they did " not recall " Trump making the comments that have been denounced by the global community as " reprehensible and racist ", Sens. "I don't think Donald is going to do anything irrational", Ivana Trump said. "Today, as we come together to honour Dr King, we know that America is stronger, more just, and more free because of his life and work", Trump said. Read More »

'Professional' photographer's bad editing skills make Missouri family's photos go viral


Feel free to share. "You can't make this stuff up. again, this is NOT a joke - final product", the post added. The Zarings' photos have been shared on Facebook almost 400,000 times. But others had trouble believing the airbrushed photos were legitimate. "You win the internet", one commenter wrote. To which Zaring reassured them, writing, "This IS real!" Despite the botched photos, the family says there are no hard feelings and they will not ask for their money back. Read More »

Trump's former chief strategist Bannon turns to Quinn Emanuel amid Russian Federation probe


Earlier Thursday, it was reported that Bannon had hired Bill Burck - who is also representing Priebus and White House Counsel Don McGahn - to represent him in the various investigations into Russian Federation election meddling. Aides to the committee's leaders declined comment. The committee's practice is not to comment on specific witnesses or the schedule for testimony at non-public hearings. Read More »

Nah, I am not a racist, says Trump after 'shithole countries' comment

Trish Regan said on "Outnumbered" that President Trump's critics are eager to portray him as a racist whenever they get the opportunity. "In fact, you know I think it makes it more likely to be violent out there if we're talking about how we hate each other when it is in fact not really true". Read More »

China tanker fireplace: Our bodies discovered as Sanchi burns, one week on


The Sanchi , carrying 136,000 tons of light crude oil from Iran, sank on Sunday, days after a collision with Chinese freighter CF Crystal , some 300 kilometers east of Shanghai. On January 8 the bulker was escorted by a rescue vessel into Zhoushan, south of Shanghai, where it is now moored. Yet there is no huge concern about the environment as condensate evaporates easily. Read More »

Danica Patrick Confirms: 'Yes, Aaron and I Are Dating'


Rodgers split from Olivia Munn after a three-year relationship in 2017, and Patrick went through a breakup with fellow NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr. "Now I am probably going to cheer for the whole team", Patrick said. Danica was previously married to physical therapist Paul Edward Hospenthal for eight years. Read More »

Lavrov: US wants to split Syria, must accept Iran deal


The Kremlin's chief of diplomacy criticized new conditions demanded of Tehran by U.S. to continue to support agreement on Iranian nuclear program. According to the top Russian diplomat, the NK issue can not be resolved once and for all with a single document. Read More »

Over 1000 Danish youths charged for sharing sex videos on social network


More than 1,000 children and young people in Denmark have been charged with redistributing child pornography after sex videos featuring 15-year-olds were shared on Facebook Messenger. More than 1,000 girls and boys under the age of 18 have been charged with violating section 235 of the Criminal Code on the sharing of child pronography. Read More »

Explosion tears down building in Belgium


A pizzeria in Belgium's most densely populated city exploded on Monday night, leaving almost two dozen people possibly injured and trapped under rubble, officials said . The number is not known". Antwerp police quickly announced that the blast was not part of a terror attack. The exact cause of the explosion is still unclear. Read More »

Hawaii: Probe promised as false missile alert sparks panic


Hawaii Emergency Management Agency spokesman Richard Repoza later clarified with NBC News saying, there was "no missile threat to Hawaii ". A southern IL native found himself caught in chaos on Saturday morning, after a missile alert , which turned out to be false, was sent out across Hawaii . Read More »

Philippine news website's licence revoked after Duterte threat


The SEC investigation was ordered by the Office of the Solicitor General, which wrote the agency on December 14, 2016, to investigate Rappler over its PDRs. Other media organisations also drew the ire of Duterte, including the largest newspaper, Philippine Daily Inquirer and the largest television network, ABS-CBN. Read More »

At least 20 dead in California mudslides, major highway closed


Almost a week after horrific mudslides hit California's Central Coast and killed at least 20 people , President Trump sent his condolences to those affected in his first public statement on the disaster. Another storm system could move in two days later. "They're exhausted but they find ways to try to live life as normally as they can", Williams said. Read More »

Mild Temperatures For Some, Dangerous Cold For Others


In the Omaha area, wind chills at daybreak are expected to be about 20 below to 25 below, according to the National Weather Service. "The more layers you have, the easier it is to maintain your temperature and the more air insulation you get in between", she said. Read More »

Kizzire prevails in marathon playoff to win Sony Open


He shot an even-par 70 in the final round that included a double-bogey on the 16th hole. "I played good enough to win, but I didn't", said Hahn, who started the day six strokes off the lead held by Tom Hoge but shot a week's-best 62 to finish at 17 under and force overtime. Read More »

Bird-like Feather Dinosaur Discovered In China


If you smashed a feather to smithereens, "you'd only see black dust", said Chad Eliason, a postdoctoral researcher at the Field Museum, in a statement describing the work, which is newly published in Nature Communications . Caihong was a two-legged predator with a Velociraptor-like skull and sharp teeth, probably hunting small mammals and lizards. The dinosaur's lovely rainbow feathers might have had a role in reproduction. Read More »

Wallaby taken into custody after early morning hop across Sydney Harbour Bridge


Motorists on the Sydney Harbour Bridge early this morning were startled to see a pedestrian hopping south across the eight-lane bridge when a rock wallaby chose to head to the CBD without getting its feet wet. "I was so anxious about the poor little thing". Drivers reported seeing the animal hopping down the road on the bridge before getting on the Cahill Expressway over Circular Quay. Read More »

Predicted XI for Premier League clash with Stoke City


De Gea's current contract is set to expire in 2019; however, it contains a clause allowing United to keep the player for another year. Reeling in City is highly improbable at this stage but United, which is alone in second place, is in the best position to do so. Read More »

Pope Francis faces tensions on South America trip

In Chile, Pope Francis will meet with the country's president. The Pope's visit will not include his home country of Argentina, which he hasn't visited since he was elected in 2013. Fernando Karadima. "I was moved when I saw this". "It's very odd, because it's not something you can identify as a specific group", Bachelet said on national radio. Read More »