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'Will not repeat mistakes of past administrations' on North Korea


On Feb. 9, the Winter Games will kick off in the South Korean alpine town of PyeongChang, some 80 kilometers south of the inter-Korean border. Ministry officials said they expect a joint training session between the countries' non-Olympic skiers at a North Korean ski resort to go on as planned this week. Read More »

Shahid Kapoor slams Swara Bhaskar for criticizing Padmaavat


He also said that he was troubled, distracted but deep inside he found the strength to make the film and not let the anguish and disturbance reflect on the screen. Starting with Rs4.25 crore for paid previews late on Wednesday, the film netted Rs17.75 crore on Thursday and Rs31 crore, Rs27 crore and Rs30 crore on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, respectively. Read More »

North Korea is downsizing its annual Winter Military Exercises


Chris Van Hollen, who is one of the co-sponsors of legislation that would increase sanctions on North Korea . A United Nations commission published a searing report in 2014, which concluded North Korea was committing human rights violations "without parallel in the contemporary world". Read More »

Kansas City Chiefs QB Alex Smith to Washington Redskins


Kirk Cousins #8 of the Washington Redskins pitches the ball during the second quarter against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on October 18, 2015 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Cousins has been the biggest question hovering over Washington's offseason - and, indeed, hovering over the whole organization for a couple of years as the team failed to sign him to a long-term deal. Read More »

Trump's State of the Union crashed a fact-checking website

I say "nearly total" because on one issue, immigration, the president outlined an extremely ambitious agenda with enough detail to make for a useful debate. These programs include the diversity program, which grants green cards to 50,000 immigrants through a lottery system, and the family reunification program, which allows USA citizens and green-card holders to apply for visas for close relatives. Read More »

Entire USA Gymnastics board resigns amid Nassar scandal


The bill grew out of earlier reports that Nassar - a well-known sports medicine practitioner who worked with the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics - had sexually abused young women and other instances of amateur athletes being abused. Read More »

Sunny and Warmer Wednesday; Some Rain Thursday


Slick spots are likely during the morning commute north and west of Grand Rapids and are possible southeast of Grand Rapids. Highs will reach into the 40s before another warmup Wednesday , when temperatures could hit 60 degrees again. These numbers will probably be steady or actually fall back into the 20s during the afternoon. On top of the frigid temps, strong winds add a sting and produce wind chill values in the single digits. Read More »

North Korea Will Parade Long-Range Missiles Soon, Reportedly To Scare The US


Ji Seong-ho holds up his crutches as symbol of defiance to the North Korea regime after President Trump details his harrowing journey to freedom. Earlier Tuesday, sources told CNN that the Trump administration had decided not to nominate Victor Cha , its widely rumored selection as United States ambassador to South Korea , apparently because of a difference over Korea policy, specifically over its consideration of a pre-emptive strike. Read More »

Fox Reportedly Nearing TV Rights Deal for NFL's Thursday Night Football Games


Fox Broadcasting is inching closer to securing rights to the NFL's Thursday Night Football package of games. The games will simulcast on NFL Network and distributed in Spanish on Fox Deportes. Last season, NBC's share of " TNF " games averaged 14.1 million viewers, which marked a 17 percent drop compared to the year-ago results, while its 8.2 household rating was down 20 percent. Read More »

Clucas: Swansea have changed under Carvalhal


On the prospect of losing Giroud to a Premier League rival in Chelsea , the Arsenal manager added: "At the moment I don't want to talk much about where he goes, if he goes, because that will be definitely decided". The match would end in a deserved 3-1 victory for Carlos Carvalhal's side, who move, at least for a day, out of the drop-zone. The Reds had endured frustrating defeats against Swansea in the league and West Brom in the FA Cup . Read More »

Trump Delivers His First State Of The Union Address


At least for most of the speech. Covering his bipartisan plan to give amnesty (although he did not call it that) to almost two million illegal immigrants - the " Dreamers " - which he boasted was three times as much as the previous administration covered, he promised to give these illegal aliens citizenship over a 12-year period. Read More »

Nassar faces another round of sentencing, victims in court


Nassar sexually assaulted hundreds of victims over decades as the chief doctor for USA Gymnastics. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott ordered a criminal investigation after victims said they were assaulted by Nassar at the Karolyi Ranch , a famous Texas facility that was the training ground for USA women's gymnastics. Read More »

Raila Odinga 'sworn in' as Kenya's people's president

Many linked the block to an alleged meeting that took place in the president's office which was attended by media managers and select editors from the main media houses. A heavy police presence remains in city slums, which are opposition strongholds. Kenyatta had also been declared victor of the August election, but the Supreme Court later nullified that result, over irregularities. Read More »

Nintendo Switch sales hit 14.86 million worldwide in 10 months


When Game Freak officially announced they were developing a new Pokemon series for the Nintendo Switch last year at E3, they warned fans that the game wouldn't come out for a "year or longer". Furthermore, Nintendo has claimed its digital download sales have been brisk, increasing by 87 percent on a year-on-year basis. The company projects that it could get 160 billion yen (US$1.47 billion) in operating profit by the end of March 2018. Read More »

Rocket fire from Syria into Turkish border town: 2 hurt


Kurdish forces trying to fend off a deadly Turkish offensive in northern Syria are in the awkward position of demanding help from the very regime they want more autonomy from. Some analysts also argued that Damascus was allowing Turkey to conduct military operations on its soil because a few more days of Kurdish losses would serve its interests. Read More »

Harley-Davidson shipments disappoint, shares drop


Harley-Davidson has a 52 week low of $44.52 and a 52 week high of $63.40. Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG ) has risen 20.11% since January 29, 2017 and is uptrending. Harley-Davidson U.S. retail motorcycle sales were down 11.1 percent and the overall industry was down 6.5 percent compared to the year-ago quarter. Read More »

Tracks to Jumpy Volume Fact: MiMedx Group, Inc. (MDXG)

A company that manages their assets well will have a high return, while if manages their assets poorly will have a low return. Trading volume for MiMedx Group, Inc. (MDXG), we can see that the 40-day commodity channel index signal is presently Buy while the 50-day Parabolic SAR generates a Buy signal. A company's dividend is mostly determined by its board of directors and it requires the shareholders' approval. Read More »

Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, JPMorgan starting healthcare company


The new company aims to reduce costs and provide simplified health care to more than one million workers employed by the three top players in the business industry. Dimon: "Our people want transparency , knowledge and control when it comes to managing their health care". Twenty major USA companies in 2016 joined forces to create the Health Transformation Alliance to leverage their combined heft to secure better pharmacy contracts. Read More »

African leaders dismiss French report of China "spying" on AU headquarters


We have affiliations which will be dealt with. It's up to Africans to transform our countries so that this dear continent stops being the laughing stock of the world. China's ambassador to the African Union on Monday denounced as "absurd" a report by French newspaper Le Monde alleging that Beijing has been spying on the continental body. Read More »

Key points from Trump's maiden State of the Union


Mr Trump claimed that mistakes had placed the U.S. in a very "dangerous position". But the response from the room seemed as polarised as the past year in American politics. Last month, Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a move that was widely disapproved by members of the general assembly of the United Nations. Read More »

US Agencies Probing Securities Violation by Apple Over iPhone Slowdown


The new way for Apple is to make iOS12 more stable and bug-free whereas all nifty features will be reserved for a big update next year after the rumored iPhone X 2nd gen is announced. Meanwhile, Reuters had reported earlier that the chairman of a US Senate committee overseeing business issues has asked Apple to answer questions about its disclosures. Read More »

Rep. Peter King says secret memo will show 'serious improper behavior'


CBS News reported on Tuesday that representatives from the FBI , Department of Justice, National Security Agency and Office of the Director of National Intelligence are reviewing it. Steele was hired by the USA firm Fusion GPS, which commissioned the research with funding from the Democratic National Committee and the campaign of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Read More »

Kenyan Broadcasters Cut As Opposition Leader Sworn In


Odinga argued that he is the rightful leader of the people. Kenya is no stranger to political violence, and I urge restraint on all sides to avoid a repeat of the violence in 2007/2008 that saw many civilians lose lives and limbs. As people assembled, authorities forced independent television and radio stations reporting on the gathering off air, several outlets said - the most widespread censorship for a decade. Read More »

President Trump To Deliver His First State Of The Union Address


Rep. Jeff Fortenberry, 1st District Republican from Lincoln, on Tuesday described President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address as "probing, purposeful, and personal". "America is a nation of builders. Isn't it a disgrace that it can now take 10 years just to get a permit approved for a simple road?" U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum spent the speech exchanging incredulous looks with her Democratic colleagues. Read More »

Trump's SOTU was 9 minutes shy of setting a record


He says if he could unite the country, he would consider it a great achievement. With all eyes on her, a poised Melania Trump took her seat in the gallery above the packed House moments before her husband delivered his State of the Union speech . Read More »

Russia probe memo unlikely to be public Tuesday

Hours before the Committee vote reports emerged stating McCabe had tenured his resignation. "And today, tragically, it infected our committee". The move added new fuel to bitter partisan wrangling over investigations by congressional committees and Special Counsel Robert Mueller into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Read More »

Leaked government Brexit analysis shows UK will be worse off


Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer will try to force a parliamentary vote on whether the government should publish the leaked Brexit impact assessment in full. Moreover, the analysis also estimates that Brexit would hit sectors like chemicals, clothing, manufacturing, food and drink, cars and retail the hardest; conversely, it predicts that the agriculture sector would fare reasonably well under the WTO scenario. Read More »

British prime minister to visit China on January 31


China is one of the U.K.'s largest trading partners-last year selling goods and services worth almost $25 billion and Britain importing goods worth more twice that. tourists, who forked out a mere $123.6bn. The Prime Minister has defended her leadership after questions from a raft of her own MPs, declaring "I am not a quitter and there's a long term job to be done" to reporters on the flight taking her on a trade mission in China. Read More »

Democrats Pick Kennedy for SOTU Response


We're bombarded with one false choice after another ... Fall River was built by immigrants and was once the leading textile center in the United States, nicknamed Spindle City. He was first elected in 2012. . A former Peace Corps volunteer, Kennedy was an assistant district attorney in two MA districts before being elected to Congress. Read More »

UP govt sends report to Centre on Kasganj violence


Adityanath further added that the government will take strict actions against anyone who indulges in such acts. Local residents heaved sigh of relief on Wednesday when internet and ATMs started working. The Kasganj violence has also taken a political shape. The Yogi Adityanath-led government has stressed that the guilty would not be spared. The director general of police (DGP) O P Singh has issued a circular to all district police chiefs to ensure that communal harmony is maintained in ... Read More »

Deepika had no clue who Rani Padmini was before 'Padmaavat'!


In India, the film was banned for two months after protests by Rajputs, but eventually was released last Thursday amid some violence by protesters. I am in a mood to celebrate. All I can say is - I feel your pain sir. It was an intense moment on the sets. "We are grateful to the government, state authorities, police and our fans for making the opening a stellar success", said a spokesperson from Viacom18, the co-producer and distributor of the film. Read More »