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Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, 2 Norwegian lawmakers say

9 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

9 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

9 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

9 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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Vintage plane, soon to become bar, tours Times Square

Vintage plane, soon to become bar, tours Times Square

A vintage plane that went from flying TWA passengers in the 1950s to running drugs in the 1970s visited Times Square before its next transformation into a cocktail lounge at... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

It would be the seventh-highest U.S. lottery jackpot ever, with estimated an lump sum payout of $380.6 million before taxes. Read more ...

Powerball jackpot now $750M after no winning ticket drawn

Powerball jackpot now $750M after no winning ticket drawn

DES MOINES, Iowa - Lottery officials say the Powerball jackpot has ballooned to $750 million after no ticket matched all six numbers in the most recent drawing. The numbers... Read more ...

Auburn thrashes Kansas to roll into the Sweet 16

Auburn thrashes Kansas to roll into the Sweet 16

SALT LAKE CITY - Spring football can wait. Auburn has a different team worthy of its attention. Bruce Pearl and the fifth-seeded Tigers are headed to their first Sweet 16 in 16... Read more ...

The Midwest flooding has killed livestock, ruined harvests and has farmers...

The Midwest flooding has killed livestock, ruined harvests and has farmers worried for their future

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts called the flooding "the most widespread disaster we've had in our state's history." Read more ...

Superman punch: Anthony 'Showtime' Pettis stuns Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson...

Superman punch: Anthony 'Showtime' Pettis stuns Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson with one-punch KO

Former UFC lightweight world champion Anthony 'Showtime' Pettis delivered one of the most spectacular knockouts of 2019 so far with a stunning off-the-fence 'Superman Punch'... Read more ...

Rangers snap long skid thanks to grit and Alexandar Georgiev

Rangers snap long skid thanks to grit and Alexandar Georgiev

TORONTO - It had been two weeks since the Rangers had won a game. Heck, it had been two weeks since the Rangers had even held a lead. And so when Ryan Strome put home Boo... Read more ...

US-backed forces say ISIS has lost its final stronghold in Syria

US-backed forces say ISIS has lost its final stronghold in Syria

U.S.-backed forces in Syria announced Saturday they have liberated the last pocket of territory held by the Islamic State in Syria. Read more ...

Yankees reliever thought trade news was barber-shop prank

Yankees reliever thought trade news was barber-shop prank

Phillip Diehl's world was changing right in front of him - and the thought it was as all a ruse. The 24-year-old lefty initially thought was he was being pranked when Yankees... Read more ...

Terps fall to LSU in final seconds of second round game

Terps fall to LSU in final seconds of second round game

The Maryland Terrapins fall to the LSU Tigers, 69-67, Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Read more ...