Sunday, December 10, 2017

Nigerian bobsled team enjoys ‘mind-blowing’ ride to Pyeongchang

Teammates enjoy the spotlight as they try to make history by becoming Nigeria's first Winter Olympians.

Japan, U.S., South Korea to hold missile tracking drill amid North Korea crisis

TOKYO (Reuters) - The United States, Japan and South Korea will hold two days of missile tracking drills starting on Monday, Japan’s Maritime Self-Defence...

Iraq holds military parade celebrating victory over Islamic State

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - An Iraqi military parade celebrating final victory over Islamic State is underway in Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone, an Iraqi military...

With foes absent, Venezuela’s socialists to gain from local vote

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s ruling Socialist Party looked set to sweep Sunday’s nationwide mayoral polls, deepening opposition splits and consolidating President Nicolas Maduro’s position...

In rare North Korea visit, UN presses need to ‘reduce the risks of conflict’

The United Nations political affairs chief told senior North Korean officials during a visit to Pyongyang this week that there was an...

Palestinians to snub Pence during visit over Jerusalem move

CAIRO/GAZA (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not meet U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during Pence’s visit to the region this month in...

Toronto FC becomes 1st Canadian MLS Cup champions with 2-0 win over Seattle Sounders

Jozy Altidore scored in the 67th minute and Victor Vazquez added a stoppage-time goal Saturday as Toronto FC completed a record-breaking season...

Six Nations Chief on deadly house fire: ‘It’s been a pretty tragic week’

A three-year-old boy found trapped under a bed in a burning house on Six Nations was pronounced dead in hospital Friday morning....

U.N. envoy told North Korea urgent need to open channels to cut conflict risk

SEOUL/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations political affairs chief told senior North Korean officials during a visit to Pyongyang this week that there...

Donald Trump visits civil rights museums, drawing protest

U.S. President Donald Trump pays tribute to the leaders and foot soldiers of the civil rights movement whose sacrifices help make the...

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