Monthly Archives: May 2018

US sizes up Kim ahead of possible nuclear summit

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While Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s recent meetings with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un were billed primarily as diplomatic missions, the face-to-face encounters have also served as valuable intelligence gathering opportunities that are helping shape US officials’ understanding of the reclusive dictator and guide ongoing talks between the two countries.
While Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s recent meetings with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un were billed primarily as diplomatic missions, the face-to-face encounters have also served as valuable intelligence gathering opportunities that are helping shape US officials’ understanding of the reclusive dictator and guide ongoing talks between the two…
US sizes up Kim ahead of possible nuclear summit

Harvey Weinstein indicted on charges of rape, criminal sexual act

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A New York City grand jury on Wednesday indicted movie producer Harvey Weinstein on charges of rape in the first and third degrees and first-degree criminal sexual act, the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office said.
A New York City grand jury on Wednesday indicted movie producer Harvey Weinstein on charges of rape in the first and third degrees and first-degree criminal sexual act, the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office said.
Harvey Weinstein indicted on charges of rape, criminal sexual act

It could take 10 years for N Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, experts say

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Any diplomatic agreement in which North Korea agreed to give up its nuclear weapons could take as long as 10 years to implement, according to a new analysis from former US officials.
Any diplomatic agreement in which North Korea agreed to give up its nuclear weapons could take as long as 10 years to implement, according to a new analysis from former US officials.
It could take 10 years for N Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, experts say

Duterte will 'go to war' over South China Sea resources, minister says

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Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has said China will cross a red line if it unilaterally mines the natural resources of the South China Sea, according to the country’s Foreign Minister Alan Peter Cayetano.
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has said China will cross a red line if it unilaterally mines the natural resources of the South China Sea, according to the country’s Foreign Minister Alan Peter Cayetano.
Duterte will 'go to war' over South China Sea resources, minister says

Italian President summons former IMF official Carlo Cottarelli as election turmoil deepens

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Italy’s president is expected Monday to ask a former International Monetary Fund official to be interim prime minister after leading populist parties dropped out of a bid to form a government.
Italy’s president is expected Monday to ask a former International Monetary Fund official to be interim prime minister after leading populist parties dropped out of a bid to form a government.
Italian President summons former IMF official Carlo Cottarelli as election turmoil deepens

Pollution is damaging iconic Taj Mahal

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Years of smog, tourists and insects are damaging India’s iconic mausoleum the Taj Mahal and causing parts of the exterior to turn yellow-green. CNN’s Robyn Curnow reports activists are calling on the country’s leaders to preserve it.
Years of smog, tourists and insects are damaging India’s iconic mausoleum the Taj Mahal and causing parts of the exterior to turn yellow-green. CNN’s Robyn Curnow reports activists are calling on the country’s leaders to preserve it.
Pollution is damaging iconic Taj Mahal

Real Madrid beats make history in the Champions League

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Real Madrid beat Liverpool 3-1 in an eventful Champions League final Saturday to become the first team in 42 years to win European football’s top club competition in three straight seasons.
Real Madrid beat Liverpool 3-1 in an eventful Champions League final Saturday to become the first team in 42 years to win European football’s top club competition in three straight seasons.
Real Madrid beats make history in the Champions League