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North Korea gets first big dose of Trump summit news

People watch a large screen at the main train station airing video of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shaking hands with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during his trip to Singapore in Pyongyang, North Korea, Monday, June 11, 2018. Pyongyang, Jun 11 : North Koreans have gotten their first news that their leader Kim Jong Un had arrived ...

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Merkel: G-7 summit with Trump was a ‘sobering’ experience

German Chancellor Angela Merkel participates in the G-7 Working Session with Outreach Countries and International Organizations at the G-7 Summit in La Malbaie, Quebec on Saturday, June 9, 2018. Frankfurt, Jun 11 : German Chancellor Angela Merkel found the contentious Group of Seven summit with U.S. President Donald Trump a “sobering” and “depressing” experience but said European leaders won’t be ...

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Mindy Kaling jokes about Trump, toilet plungers at Dartmouth

Hanover, June 10 : Mindy Kaling has taken on President Donald Trump in her commencement address to Dartmouth College graduates, suggesting he may have “tweeted us into war” with Wakanda, the fictional country from “Blank Panther.” In a speech filled with quips Sunday morning, Kaling also offered practical advice to the graduates, like making sure to buy a toilet plunger. ...

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Cuba releases details of incident involving US official

Havana, June 10 : Cuba has released details on the latest mysterious health incident involving a U.S. diplomat in the country, saying that Cuban officials learned of the episode late last month when the U.S. said that an embassy official felt ill after hearing “undefined sounds” in her home in Havana. Cuba says in a statement released by its Foreign ...

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Spain rescues 334 migrants from Mediterranean, finds 4 dead

Madrid, June 10 : Spain’s maritime rescue service has saved 334 migrants and recovered four bodies from boats it intercepted trying to reach Europe by crossing the Mediterranean Sea. The rescue service says its patrol craft reached nine different boats carrying migrants that had left from African shores throughout Saturday and early Sunday. One boat found Sunday was carrying four ...

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Kim lands in Singapore for talks with Trump

Singapore, June 10 :  North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived Sunday in Singapore ahead of one of the most unusual and highly anticipated summits in recent world history, a sit-down with President Donald Trump meant to settle a standoff over Pyongyang’s nuclear bomb arsenal. A jet carrying Kim landed Sunday afternoon amid huge security precautions on this city-state island. ...

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Knife attack on Japan bullet train leaves 1 dead, 2 hurt

Firefighters are seen at Odawara station as a Japan’s bullet train made an unscheduled stop due to a knifing attack in Odawara, Japan, late Saturday, June 9, 2018. Tokyo, Jun 10 : A knife attack on a Japanese bullet express train near Tokyo left one passenger dead and two others injured, police said Sunday, as they arrested a suspect who ...

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Merkel and Trump: A study in contrasting images from G-7

In this photo made available by the German Federal Government, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, speaks with U.S. President Donald Trump, seated at right, during the G7 Leaders Summit in La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada, on Saturday, June 9, 2018. Dhaka, Jun 10 (AP/UNB) -Who’s in charge here? Photographs from the Group of Seven summit provided by the German and American ...

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Guatemala’s Volcano of Fire emits another hot sediment flow

Volunteers do rescue work after the eruption of the Volcan de Fuego or “Volcano of Fire”, in San Miguel Los Lotes, Guatemala, Saturday, June 9, 2018. Escuintla, Jun 10 : Guatemala’s Volcano of Fire released a flow of burning sediment and rock Saturday, causing authorities to order new preventative evacuations almost a week after the initial eruption left at least ...

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Xi hails enlarged Central Asian bloc as G-7 ends in disarray

Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, and Russian President Vladimir Putin pose for a photo at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit in Qingdao in eastern China’s Shandong Province Sunday, June 10, 2018. Qingdao, Jun 10 : Chinese President Xi Jinping is hailing the entry of new member states into a Chinese-led security bloc at a weekend gathering that takes place ...

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