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Some prominent Americans who have met with North Korean leaders

(NEW YORK) -- If the shocking, recently announced meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un actually occurs, it will make history.

No sitting U.S. president has ever met with a North Korean leader, though t... Read More

Former Obama adviser on Trump's meeting with North Korea: 'We should all be rooting for him'

(NEW YORK) -- A former senior adviser to President Obama weighed in on news of President Trump's plan to meet with North Korea's leader, saying "We should all be rooting for him."

If the planned May event with Kim Jong Un comes to fruition... Read More

Trump and Kim Jong Un's planned meeting draws praise from China, Russia, Japan

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's plan to meet face to face with North Korea's Kim Jong Un elicited expressions of cautious optimism from some of the countries that may have the most at stake from Pyongyang's nuclear program.

"Meeti... Read More

US soldier found dead at Army base in South Korea

(DAEGU CITY, South Korea) -- A U.S. soldier was found unresponsive and pronounced dead at a military base in South Korea on Friday morning.

The unnamed soldier was a member of the 35th Air Defense Artillery stationed at Camp Carroll in Dae... Read More

Cape Town may 'completely' avert 'Day Zero’ water crisis, officials say

(CAPE TOWN, South Africa) -- Following weeks of tightening water restrictions, Cape Town may not run out of water this year after all, officials said.

The water levels of the major supply dams in South Africa's second-most populous city ar... Read More

Igloos provide shelter for homeless population in France

(PARIS) -- At night in the streets of the city of Alforville, in the suburbs of Paris, a small shelter with an original shape sits next to a construction site. Inside, Christian, 58, is listening to a soccer match on his radio.

“This... Read More

Saudi prince on controversial tour, includes US

(LONDON) -- Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is in London for a blockbuster three-day state visit, his first global tour since taking office that will include stops in New York and Washington.

He's the most powerful man in t... Read More

Search for missing flight MH370 continues 4 years later with submarine drones

(NEW YORK) -- Exactly four years after the fateful Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 departed Kuala Lumpur for Beijing, what happened to the plane and its 239 people on board finally came to rest remains one of the world's great aviation mysteries.
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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle encourage young students on International Women's Day

(LONDON) -- Prince Harry and Meghan Markle marked International Women's Day today by visiting an organization that aims to inspire the next generation of female scientists, mathematicians and engineers.

Harry, 33, and Markle, 36, Read More

Ex-Russian spy and daughter were targeted with nerve agent: Officials

(LONDON) -- A former Russian spy and his daughter were exposed to a nerve agent and remain critically ill after they were discovered unconscious Sunday in Salisbury, England, police said.

Yulia Skripal, 33, had been visiting her father, Se... Read More

Murder trial for man accused of killing journalist aboard submarine begins

(NEW YORK) -- The trial of a man accused of killing a Swedish journalist aboard his submarine began today in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Peter Madsen, a Danish inventor, has been charged with murder and indecent handling of a corpse in connection... Read More

US closes consular agency in Playa del Carmen, bars employees from travel over 'security threat'

(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. has closed its consular agency in a popular Mexican tourist spot and is barring its employees from traveling there over a "security threat."

The embassy in Mexico City issued the alert Wednesday night for Playa del C... Read More

Fight against ISIS in eastern Syria slowing down as some Kurds leave battlefield

(AFRIN, Syria) -- Offensive ground operations against ISIS in eastern Syria have slowed down as hundreds of Kurdish fighters have left the battlefield to potentially assist Kurdish forces in Afrin, in western Syria, who are fighting the Turkish milit... Read More

Bones found on remote island may belong to Amelia Earhart, study says

(NEW YORK) -- A new study may hold a clue to solving the decades-old mystery of what happened to American aviator Amelia Earhart, who famously went missing without a trace more than 80 years ago.

Bones found on a remote island in the South... Read More