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U.S. hails Korea talks, despite North’s rejection of denuclearization

Posted on: January 10th, 2018 | No Comments
SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North and South Korea held their first talks in over two years on Tuesday, which Washington welcomed as a first step to solving the North Korean nuclear...

U.S. sanctions North Korean missile experts, Russia offers to mediate

Posted on: December 28th, 2017 | No Comments
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – The United States announced sanctions on two of North Korea’s most prominent officials behind its ballistic missile program on Tuesday, while Russia reiterated an offer to mediate...

James takes another shot at Trump during Washington visit

Posted on: December 19th, 2017 | No Comments
(Reuters) – LeBron James used a visit to Washington on Sunday to express his continued displeasure at Donald Trump, without once mentioning the United States president by name. James took...

 California wildfire leaves coastal city Santa Barbara empty with tourists

Posted on: December 14th, 2017 | No Comments
Santa Barbara is located near the foot of the mountains and locals are often left with no other choice but to immediately retreat when a wildfire erupts. In the north...

PNP chief cautions OFWs against fake news on PH war on drugs

Posted on: December 6th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald dela Rosa believes the problems in illegal drugs in the country should stop, hopefully under the current administration. Otherwise, the Philippines...

U.S. warns North Korean leadership will be ‘utterly destroyed’ in case of war

Posted on: November 30th, 2017 | No Comments
SEOUL/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States warned North Korea’s leadership it would be “utterly destroyed” if war were to break out, after Pyongyang test fired its most advanced intercontinental...

Environment and security are among the topics in East Asia Summit

Posted on: November 15th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – One of the major event together with the ASEAN summit is the East Asia Summit that composes of 18 countries including Russia and United States. The main...

Militant groups to welcome Trump’s arrival with a massive protest

Posted on: November 8th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The militant group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan or Bayan believes the visit US President Donald Trump to the Philippines will do no good. The group claims Trump will only...

US President Donald Trump announces steps to fight opioid crisis

Posted on: October 27th, 2017 | No Comments
Calling it a “national shame” and “human tragedy,” President Donald Trump on Thursday announced steps to fight the opioid crisis in the United States by declaring it a national public...

Australians hand over 51,000 illegal firearms in gun amnesty

Posted on: October 6th, 2017 | No Comments
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said about 51,000 illegal firearms, a fifth of all illegal guns in the country, were surrendered in a three-month amnesty ending on Friday. “And as...