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Admin January 15, 2018

There was a particularly enlightening moment of realpolitik on display recently at the U.S. State Department when the Trump administration outlined its priorities for this week’s North Korea summit in Vancouver. Brian Hook, the department’s director of policy planning, laid out the much-anticipated conference’s “to-do” list, which, in tenor at least, stands in outright contrast to […]

Admin January 8, 2018

North and South Korea kicked off their first formal talks in more than two years on Tuesday, brought together by sport to discuss how the North’s athletes can attend next month’s Winter Olympics in the South despite simmering fears of conflict. Regardless of its narrow, primarily sporting agenda, the meeting will be closely watched by […]

Admin January 1, 2018

Canadian captain Dillon Dube couldn’t believe what he was hearing. Swiss head coach Christian Wohlwend was virtually raising the white flag of surrender, saying Switzerland expects to be dominated by Canada in Tuesday’s quarter-final at the world junior hockey championship. “They’re faster, they’re bigger, they’re stronger, they can shoot better, they can pass better, they […]

Admin December 31, 2017

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Beckhams are enjoying quality family time together this holiday season. After reportedly arriving in Miami on Saturday, the family wasted no time in soaking up Florida’s tropical beach paradise. Both David and Victoria Beckham took to Instagram to share cute moments of their four kids — Brooklyn, 18, Romeo, […]

Admin December 27, 2017

Ukrainian authorities and Russian-backed separatist rebels conducted a massive prisoner exchange Wednesday, the largest such trade since the start of an armed conflict in the country’s east and a visible sign of progress in the implementation of a 2015 peace deal. Rebels from the self-proclaimed separatist republics in the Luhansk and Donetsk regions handed over […]

Admin December 20, 2017

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The next big step for private space firm SpaceX is the long-awaited Falcon Heavy launch platform. After years of planning and a handful of delays, the massive rocket is just a few weeks away from launch. Will SpaceX actually get […]

Admin December 18, 2017

Thousands of people were stranded Monday morning at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport where more than 1,000 flights were grounded just days before the start of the holiday travel rush because of a power outage that has since been restored. A sudden power outage that Georgia Power said was caused by a fire in an underground […]

Admin October 31, 2017

The Olympic flame was handed to organizers of the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang on Tuesday, and it will now head off on a 100-day journey across South Korea before the opening ceremony on Feb. 9. Pyeongchang organizing committee president Lee Hee-beom said the games would be an Olympics of “peace and harmony,” despite tension between […]

Admin October 24, 2017

The fan in Connor McDavid comes out whenever he sees Sidney Crosby’s familiar No. 87 on TV. “When you’re watching, you’re hoping for him to do something cool,” the Edmonton Oilers star said. Defending one of his childhood idols is another matter entirely. McDavid will get an up-close look when the Oilers visit Crosby and […]