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FM Kang Cautiously Optimistic about N. Korea-US Summit

FM Kang Cautiously Optimistic about N. Korea-US Summit The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has emerged as the primary player in US President Donald Trump's audacious diplomatic opening to North Korea , several officials said on Friday (March 16), conducting back-channel communications and taking a major role in planning Mr Trump's coming meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . [Full Article...]

Jose Altuve Nearing Five-Year, $150 Million Extension With Astros

Jose Altuve Nearing Five-Year, $150 Million Extension With Astros The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Friday because the agreement had not been announced. According to MLB .com's Brian McTaggart , the two sides are nearing a five-year extension that will pay Altuve a total of $150 million. [Full Article...]

Hall wins Winter Paralympics gold for NZ

Hall wins Winter Paralympics gold for NZ Stanton had the fastest first run, followed by the third fastest second run and claimed bronze. Team USA athletes: Kevin Burton and guide Brandon Ashby were ninth after their first run, but did not finish in the second. Arendz, who lost his left arm when he toppled into a grain auger at age seven, raced to one gold, one silver, and three bronze in Pyeongchang, competing nearly daily in a gruelli... [Full Article...]

Britain 'must accept European Union terms on Irish border after Brexit'

Britain 'must accept European Union terms on Irish border after Brexit' We welcome the Government's intention to agree an implementation period. Post-Brexit, the land border in Northern Ireland will change its status from an internal to an external European Union border. It adds: "The [ongoing] lack of clarity on how Brexit will affect the working lives of doctors could have a detrimental effect on the choices made by these health professionals now living and ... [Full Article...]

Rossi inks new two-year deal with Movistar Yamaha

Rossi inks new two-year deal with Movistar Yamaha If the 27-year-old Frenchman can continue to develop in his second season we could have a shock on our hands. The soft and medium are in play and I don't know what to expect in the last 5 laps of the race. The 39-year-old is the senior most rider at the grid now and hasn't taken home the world title since 2009, even though he did come close a few times. [Full Article...]

Russia vows to respond to Britain over spy attack 'any minute'

Russia vows to respond to Britain over spy attack 'any minute' In a rapid escalation of a diplomatic crisis between the two countries, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the U.K.'s problem was not with the Russian people but with the Russian leader. Russia has denied any involvement and has accused London of whipping up anti-Russian hysteria. Russia's envoy at the global chemical weapons watchdog says the nerve agent used could have come from US or Briti... [Full Article...]

From Russian spy poisoning to diplomatic tensions

From Russian spy poisoning to diplomatic tensions Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May , speaks at the Conservative Party's Spring Forum in central London, Britain March 17, 2018. The ministry also revoked its agreement on opening and operation of the UK Consulate General in the Russian city of St. [Full Article...]

Aung San Suu Kyi can not be prosecuted in Australia, Christian Porter says

Aung San Suu Kyi can not be prosecuted in Australia, Christian Porter says But the application - which accuses her of the forcible transfer of a population in relation to widespread and ongoing human rights abuses against Rohingya Muslims inside Myanmar - faces significant barriers because a universal jurisdiction prosecution in Australia requires attorney general consent. [Full Article...]

Kabul: Casualties in Taliban Car Bomb Attack

Kabul: Casualties in Taliban Car Bomb Attack White said in a readout today. According to Afghan Tolo news, NSA Janajua and Ghani dscussed Afghan peace process and other matters relating to bilateral relations. The United States has not yet seen Pakistan take significant steps to clamp down on the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani network militant groups, a senior U.S. [Full Article...]

Prosecutors Won't Argue Gay People Targeted by Pulse Shooter Omar Mateen

Prosecutors Won't Argue Gay People Targeted by Pulse Shooter Omar Mateen He and other victims had no clue about the horror that would unfold at the club that night, Mandolfo said. "This trial is about what the defendant knew", Assistant U.S. Salman's attorney, Linda Moreno, argued in opening statements that some of the claims are contradicted by cellphone records and other evidence. Salman never asked what happened to her husband, he said. [Full Article...]

Russian presidential candidate Sobchak creates new party

Other challengers helped create a semblance of competition, reaching out to those who resent Putin. "It was the events in Ukraine that really politicized me", he said. Unlike in western countries understanding the topography of Russian politics has always been hard. Still, authorities may resort to so-called "administrative resources" to pressure students, state employees and factory workers int... [Full Article...]

Former President Barack Obama picks Michigan State to win NCAA Tournament

Former President Barack Obama picks Michigan State to win NCAA Tournament OK, we're not exactly sports people, but when former U.S. President Barack Obama tweets out his March Madness bracket , we take note. Obama has Michigan State winning the national title. But every year there are serious upsets - and the art of bracket-picking involves correctly choosing when those upsets might occur. In fact, this year Obama filled out two brackets: one for the men, and a... [Full Article...]

Turkish forces surround Afrin city in Syria operation

Turkish forces surround Afrin city in Syria operation Relations between the USA and Turkey have been strained as a result of the operation, with Ankara accusing Washington of leaving pockets of Daesh militants in Syria intact to justify continued cooperation with Kurdish forces in the country. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation promises to expel British diplomats from Moscow 'very

Russian Federation promises to expel British diplomats from Moscow 'very Moscow also made a decision to close the British Council in Russian Federation and to withdraw permission for Britain to open a general consulate in St Petersburg. Russian Federation did not respond to Theresa May's deadline of midnight on Monday to respond to the government's findings in relation to Skripal and his daughter. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats in spy poisoning crisis

Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats in spy poisoning crisis Britain said on Saturday its priority was looking after its staff in Russian Federation, after Moscow expelled 23 British diplomats in a escalating crisis between the two countries over the poisoning of a double agent. Mr Bristow, after leaving the meeting, said that the United Kingdom had no quarrel with the Russian people and would "always do what is necessary to defend ourselves". [Full Article...]

Actress Shriya Saran weds Russian boyfriend in Mumbai

Actress Shriya Saran weds Russian boyfriend in Mumbai As a cine celebrity, Samantha has turned an ideal lady as she is able to continue to impress the filmmakers to choose her as the female lead alongside star heroes even after marriage. Well, Shriya had always kept mum on her relationship with Andrei. Reportedly, Shriya chose to wear a pink outfit for the occasion. Present at the ceremony were close friends and family. [Full Article...]

North Korea's Sweden visit prompts speculation on USA summit

North Korea's Sweden visit prompts speculation on USA summit North Korea only negotiates from strength, now with nuclear bombs and rockets that can hit the U.S. The North has always maintained it will continue to develop its nuclear weapons as a deterrent against U.S. "We'll see what happens next", Wallstrom said, the Associated Press reported. Ri made no comment as he left. Ri's delegation included Choe Kang Il, deputy director general of the forei... [Full Article...]

Russian lawmaker: United States probably supplied deadly nerve

Russian lawmaker: United States probably supplied deadly nerve At home, the British government has been under pressure from lawmakers and media to show it is getting tough on Russian Federation, with some experts saying that despite the rhetoric the response did not go far enough to bother Putin. Moscow will soon take retaliatory measures against Britain regarding the spy attack row, she said. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has responded to the UK's ac... [Full Article...]

Russian spy nerve agent was 'hidden in luggage of Sergei Skripal's daughter'

Russian spy nerve agent was 'hidden in luggage of Sergei Skripal's daughter' The U.S., France and Germany have already lined up against Russian Federation on this attack, and top European Union diplomats may discuss next steps at a meeting Monday. The gulf between Russia and Britain widened on Friday as they cranked up pressure over a nerve agent attack and a suspected murder in Britain that have deepened Western worries about alleged Russian meddling overseas. [Full Article...]

Antonio Conte admits he will be sacked at Chelsea

Antonio Conte admits he will be sacked at Chelsea Cahill has been left out of the England squad to face the Netherlands and Italy having not played in Chelsea's recent Premier League matches with Manchester United and Manchester City, or in the Champions League tie against Barcelona . [Full Article...]


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