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North Korean Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Choe Son Hui (C) arrives for a press conference at the Melia hotel, following the second US-North Korea summit, in Hanoi, Vietnam, 01 March 2019. EPA/STR

North Korea May Break off US Talks And Resume Missile Tests

North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son-hui, seen here during the Hanoi summit   North Korean leader Kim Jong-un may break off denuclearisation talks with the US and resume missile and nuclear testing, a senior official says. Vice Foreign Minister Choe Sun-hui told foreign…

15th March 2019
(L-R) Olivia Jade Gianulli, Lori Loughlin and Isabella Gianulli

US Actress Lori Loughlin Released On Bail in College Cheating Scam

Lori Loughlin and her two daughters Olivia Jade Gianulli (L), and Isabella Gianulli (R)     US actress Lori Loughlin, of the sitcom Full House, has been released after posting $1m bail over a college cheating scam. She appeared in court on Wednesday and…

14th March 2019
Guo Ping

Huawei Sues US Government Over Product Ban

Huawei’s Rotating Chairman Guo Ping   Huawei has filed a lawsuit against the US government over a ban that restricts federal agencies from using its products. It said the US failed to provide evidence to support the ban, and the firm also rejected claims…

7th March 2019
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton waits to speak during a rally at the Armory November 6, 2016 in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Hillary Clinton Rules Out 2020 Presidential Run

Hillary Clinton has ruled out a third US presidential run in 2020. “I’m not running, but I’m going to keep on working and speaking and standing up for what I believe,” Mrs Clinton told New York’s News 12 TV channel. As the Democratic candidate…

5th March 2019
Beauregard, Alabama

Tornadoes Kill At Least 23 in Lee County, Alabama

At least 23 people have been killed as tornadoes struck Lee County in eastern Alabama, authorities say. County Sheriff Jay Jones said there had been “catastrophic” damage and there were fears more bodies would be found. Dozens are thought to have been hurt. Rescue…

4th March 2019
A view of Lake Michigan on January 30, 2019 in Kenosha, Wisconsin

Polar Vortex Brings Deadly Cold Snap To US States

Cities are all but shutting down across the US Midwest as the region shivers in a deadly cold snap known as a polar vortex. At least eight people have been killed in several states as a result of the Arctic weather. Temperatures fell to…

31st January 2019

Pittsburgh Shooting: 11 Dead At Squirrel Hill Synagogue

Eleven people have been killed, officials say, in a gun attack on a synagogue in the US city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The gunman, who opened fire as the Tree of Life synagogue held a service, was later taken into custody. President Donald Trump said…

28th October 2018

US Ambassador To UN, Nikki Haley Resigns

US President Donald Trump has accepted the surprise resignation of UN Ambassador Nikki Haley. He told reporters in the Oval Office alongside Mrs Haley that she would be leaving the post at the end of the year after doing “an incredible job”. The 46-year-old…

9th October 2018

America Marks 9/11 Anniversary At Pennsylvania Memorial

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have visited a memorial in Pennsylvania to mark the 9/11 attacks 17 years ago. Mr Trump delivered a speech commemorating the airplane passengers who are thought to have charged the cockpit to stop the attackers.…

11th September 2018

Spanish La Liga Top Games To Be Played in USA

A Spanish top-flight game will be played in the US, the first time a La Liga match has taken place overseas. The plan is part of a 15-year partnership between La Liga and media company Relevent, which organises the International Champions Cup, to promote…

16th August 2018

Melania Trump’s Parents Becomes U.S. Citizens

Melania Trump’s parents, who are from Slovenia, have been sworn in as U.S. citizens. Viktor Knavs, 74, and Amalija Knavs, 73, who are the parents of the First Lady of the United States, had been living in the U.S. with green cards. They have…

10th August 2018

Online Activists Flood Google Search Results For The Word ‘idiot’ With

If you Google image search “idiot” right now, you’ll find images of President Donald Trump. Online activists, in protest of Trump’s policies regarding unauthorized immigrants and members of the LGBTQ community, among others, are pushing his portraits to the top by manipulating the search…

22nd July 2018

Americans Vote Barack Obama The Best President of Their Lifetime

A lot of people consider Barack Obama to be the greatest President the U.S. has ever had and a new poll just gave that confirmation. The new poll saw Americans vote Barack Obama as the best president of their lifetime. The poll, which was…

16th July 2018

Donald Trump And Theresa May Meet in UK Amid Brexit Storm

Theresa May and Donald Trump are holding talks at her country retreat Chequers, following his controversial comments on the PM’s Brexit plan. In an interview with the Sun, Mr Trump said the PM’s plan would “probably kill” any trade deal with the US. Mrs…

13th July 2018

Woman Climbs The Statue of Liberty To Protest Against President Trump

Update: The woman was arrested and is now in custody. She said she scaled Lady Liberty to protest Donald Trump’s immigration policy of separating children from their families. ——————————————- A woman scaled the Statue of Liberty on the 4th of July in a move…

5th July 2018

Washington DC 4TH Of July Fireworks Costing More This Year

The government is shelling out more dough this year on the National Mall 4th of July Celebration when it comes to fireworks … $30k more, but it’s unclear if it’s getting a bigger bang for its buck. We got ahold of the National Park…

3rd July 2018

BREAKING: USA, Mexico, Canada To Host 2026 World Cup

In a long-anticipated vote on Wednesday, the joint bid of the United States of America (USA), Mexico and Canada defeated Morocco its only challenger, to win the hosting rights for the 2026 World Cup. The result was determined by more than 200 national soccer…

13th June 2018