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Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, 2 Norwegian lawmakers say

4 monthes ago   |   By WTAE

Two European lawmakers are praising U.S. President Donald Trump's move to disarm North Korea, saying he should win the Nobel Peace Prize.
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Exclusive: Half of Americans approve of Trump's handling of North Korea - Reuters/Ipsos poll

Exclusive: Half of Americans approve of Trump's handling of North Korea - Reuters/Ipsos poll

4 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

WASHINGTON - Just over half of all Americans say they approve of how President Donald Trump has handled North Korea, but only a quarter think that his summit this week with Kim Jong Un will lead to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Wednesday.
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Meet North Korea's most powerful woman, Kim Yo Jong - Kim Jong Un's 30-ish sister who played a key role in the summit with Trump

Meet North Korea's most powerful woman, Kim Yo Jong - Kim Jong Un's 30-ish sister who played a key role in the summit with Trump

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

During the summit between the United States and North Korea this week, Kim Jong Un's younger sister Kim Yo Jong was front and center during the historic show of diplomacy with President Donald Trump.
It's not the first time Kim Yo Jong has made headlines in recent months - she traveled to South Korea during the 2018 Winter Olympics in February, becoming the first member of North Korea's ruling family to visit the south since the Korean War in the 1950s.
Like her brother, and much of the rest of their family, few details are known about Kim Yo Jong and the life she lived before reaching a...
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Excitement high, expectations lower on eve of historic Trump-Kim summit

4 monthes ago   |   By Baltimore Sun

The eyes of the world upon them, President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un headed on Tuesday into their historic summit balancing the elusive promise of peace against the specter of a growing nuclear threat. Yet even before they met, Trump announced plans to leave early, raising...
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'Pull over NOW': Mom filmed whipping teen son with belt after he took her...

'Pull over NOW': Mom filmed whipping teen son with belt after he took her new BMW

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Plane carrying Melania Trump forced to turn around over smoke in cabin

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Puppeteer Who Played Big Bird On ‘Sesame Street' Retiring After Nearly 50 Years

Puppeteer Who Played Big Bird On ‘Sesame Street' Retiring After Nearly 50 Years

WOODSTOCK, Conn. - The puppeteer who has played Big Bird on “Sesame Street” is retiring after nearly 50 years on the show. Caroll Spinney tells the New York Times that Thursday... Read more ...

Trump will ask every cabinet secretary to take 5 percent budget cut

Trump will ask every cabinet secretary to take 5 percent budget cut

President Trump will ask every cabinet secretary to take a 5 percent budget cut next year, he announced Wednesday. “We're having a cabinet meeting in a little while and we're... Read more ...

12-year-old boy electrocuted while climbing fence to retrieve ball at...

12-year-old boy electrocuted while climbing fence to retrieve ball at football practice

"This young man was where he needed to be. He was doing what he loved, he was doing what was tied to his passion, which was playing football." Read more ...

Melania Trump visits babies, moms affected by opioid crisis in Pennsylvania

Melania Trump visits babies, moms affected by opioid crisis in Pennsylvania

The first lady said there are few things harder than seeing a newborn suffering from opioid withdrawal, and she wants to shine a light on the issue. Read more ...

Canada to pardon people with marijuana convictions as the country legalizes pot

Canada to pardon people with marijuana convictions as the country legalizes pot

Canada's government will introduce legislation to let people apply for a pardon of marijuana possession convictions. It comes on the day that the country has legalized... Read more ...

Bradley's grand slam helps Red Sox beat Astros 8-2 in ALCS

Bradley's grand slam helps Red Sox beat Astros 8-2 in ALCS

The Boston Red Sox take a 2-1 lead in the AL Championship Series against the Houston Astros. Read more ...

Canada is now the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canada is now the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canadian leaders say the goal is to better reflect society's changing opinion about marijuana and bring black market operators into a regulated system. Read more ...

In Their Own Words: Lisa Willner - Kentucky State House District 35

In Their Own Words: Lisa Willner - Kentucky State House District 35

Lisa Willner is a Democrat running for Kentucky State House for District 35 in 2018. Read more ...