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White House says Pompeo to meet senior DPRK official in US

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's dispatch of a top lieutenant to the United States suggests that preparations for a meeting between him and President Donald ...


President Trump holds a rally in Nashville

Pelosi criticized the President's use of the term "animals", although it appeared she was referencing reports that suggested Trump was referring to all undocu...


U.S., North Korea to hold second day of nuclear talks

Donald Trump has praised the "very good meetings" the United States has had with North Korean officials in NY, one week after he cancelled a planned summit wi...


Liberman en route to Moscow in bid against Iranian entrenchment in Syria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has warned US-backed Kurdish forces he would not hesitate to use force to retake the third of the country they control. But tr...


United States imposes steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Canada, Mexico

Steel and aluminum stocks surged initially, but pared gains. "World trade is not a gunfight at the OK Corral ", Le Maire quipped, referring to a 1957 western...


Father of child in 'Spiderman' rescue was playing Pokemon Go

Several days ago, on May 26, footage of Malian immigrant Mamoudou Gassama , 22, climbing a building in Paris to rescue the child who clung to a ledge was sha...


Hawaii: Kilauea volcano erupts again, spews ash up to 12,000 feet

They responded: "Erm, we're going to have to say no, that's not safe". The United States Geological Survey is very serious about updating the public on th...


Brussels in last-ditch attempt to avoid Trump's trade tariffs

Details of the investment and export controls will be announced by June 30 and the final tariff list will be published by June 15. China and the United States...


Alberto, year's first named Atlantic storm, makes Florida landfall

Sustained winds from the season's first named storm had dropped to 45 miles per hour before coming ashore about 4:45 p.m. - down from 65 miles per hour Sunday...


Danica Patrick ends racing career with crash at Indy 500

The last two laps, the last lap, seeing the white flag, the checkered, I mean, you can't explain it, " Power said. "When is the anthem?' But I had a lot of my p...


Campaigners make final pitches on eve of Ireland's abortion referendum

No more stigma. The veil of secrecy is lifted. "We are not a divided country", he said. The P.M. says the vote was the culmination of a "quiet revolution". Ye...


Ireland votes down abortion law by wide margin

Thousands of Irish citizens living overseas traveled home to vote in the referendum, which did not have a postal vote option. "The constitution has changed,...


Vladimir Putin Says He Will Step Down as Russia's President in 2024

Putin made the remarks during an economic forum in St. Petersburg that was also broadcast on state TV. But observers said Putin remained the most powerful m...


North, South Korean leaders hold surprise 2nd summit

Relations between the U.S. and North Korean became progressively optimistic over the past few months, after Kim Jong-un invited Mr Trump for a meeting in Ma...


Subtropical Storm Alberto still chugging towards U.S. Gulf

The storm, which has not yet become fully tropical, was located 120 miles east-northeast of Cozumel, Mexico, and 70 miles south of Cuba's western tip. Gov. Phil...


Trump admits he's 'not satisfied' with China trade talks

The new uncertainty about trade talks, coupled with Mr. Trump raising doubts about a nuke summit with North Korea, gave Wall Street the jitters. The Dow Jon...


Jets Chairman Says He'll Pay Any Anthem-Related Fines For Jets Players

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Wednesday that all players and NFL team personnel "shall stand and show respect for the flag and the anthem " dur...


Memorial Day services announced for the area

This year it falls on Monday, May 28 and a number of Greene County communities are hosting ceremonies to recognize its true meaning. 1 p.m. - Wilbur Brought...


Census: Ankeny is 4th-fastest growing large city in US

The overall population of Florida grew about 2 million from 2010 to almost 21 million by 2017. The gain here was more than those reported for Irvine, Calif., ...


Profit before tax at Marks and Spencer plummets 62.1%

M&S shares - down 7% in the year to date and the biggest fallers on the FTSE 100 on Tuesday - rose 6% in early trading on hopes the worst is behind the 134-y...