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In this April 27, 2018, photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at Peace House of the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea. Seoul says North Korean leader Kim plans to shut down the country's nuclear test site in May and reveal the process to experts and journalists from the United States and South Korea. Seoul's presidential spokesman Yoon Young-chan said Sunday, April 29, Kim made the comments during his summit with South Korean President Moon on Friday, April 27. (Korea Summit Press Pool via AP)
April 29, 2018 - 8:21 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to shut down his country's nuclear test site in May and disclose the process to experts and journalists from South Korea and the United States, Seoul's presidential office said Sunday. Kim also told South Korean President Moon Jae-...
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Protesters react while listening to their leader Nikol Pashinian in the town of Vanadzor, Armenia, Saturday, April 28, 2018. Armenia's ruling party says it will not put forward a candidate of its own for prime minister, aiming to limit tensions as the country struggles through a political crisis. But so far, the only candidate put forth for the post is lawmaker Nikola Pashinian, who has spearheaded two weeks of protests that attracted tens of thousands. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
April 29, 2018 - 6:59 am
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — The leader of the wave of protests that has pushed Armenia into a political crisis says he has met with the country's president. Nikol Pashinian said Sunday that he hopes President Armen Sarkisian will support Pashinian's bid to become prime minister. The parliament is to...
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In this April 27, 2018, photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at Peace House of the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea. Seoul says North Korean leader Kim plans to shut down the country's nuclear test site in May and reveal the process to experts and journalists from the United States and South Korea. Seoul's presidential spokesman Yoon Young-chan said Sunday, April 29, Kim made the comments during his summit with South Korean President Moon on Friday, April 27. (Korea Summit Press Pool via AP)
April 29, 2018 - 12:30 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to shut down the country's nuclear test site in May and open the process to experts and journalists from South Korea and the United States, Seoul's presidential office said Sunday. The event may serve as a dramatic setup to Kim's...
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FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference in Jefferson City, Mo., about allegations related to his extramarital affair with his hairdresser. The Missouri Supreme Court says a woman who had an extramarital affair with Greitens must turn over her cellphone for a forensic investigation. The Kansas City Star reported Saturday, April 28 that the high court's decision follows the woman's request Friday to block an order requiring her phone to be examined by a court-appointed expert. (Julie Smith /The Jefferson City News-Tribune via AP, File)
April 28, 2018 - 7:13 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A woman who had an extramarital affair with Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens must turn over her cellphone for a forensic investigation following a decision by the Missouri Supreme Court. The high court's decision follows the woman's request Friday to block an order by a state...
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In this March 27, 2018 photo, a man watches a TV screen showing file footages of U.S. President Donald Trump, right, South Korean President Moon Jae-in, center, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. The stakes will be high when North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in sit down Friday, April 27, 2018 in the no man’s land that forms the world’s most heavily armed border. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
April 28, 2018 - 6:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis spoke on Saturday with their South Korean counterparts after the historic meeting between leaders of the two Koreas, and Trump said "things are going very well" as he prepares for an expected summit with the North's Kim Jong...
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April 28, 2018 - 5:05 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Supreme Court says a woman who had an extramarital affair with Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens must turn over her cellphone for a forensic investigation. The Kansas City Star reported Saturday that the high court's decision follows the woman's request Friday to...
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President Donald Trump with German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, April 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
April 28, 2018 - 1:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is claiming credit for a historic inter-Korean summit, but now faces a burden in helping turn the Korean leaders' bold but vague vision for peace into reality after more than six decades of hostility. Trump must contend with two nagging suspicions: first...
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April 27, 2018 - 10:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House intelligence committee's Russia investigation (all times local): 12:30 p.m. President Donald Trump says he is "honored" by the Republican-led House intelligence committee, which says it found no evidence that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia in the...
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in walk together at the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea, Friday, April 27, 2018. (Korea Summit Press Pool via AP)
April 27, 2018 - 9:55 pm
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's state media on Saturday trumpeted leader Kim Jong Un's "immortal achievement" a day after he met South Korean President Moon Jae-in and repeated past vows to remove nuclear weapons from the peninsula and work toward a formal end to the Korean War. Despite...
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in walk together at the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea, Friday, April 27, 2018. (Korea Summit Press Pool via AP)
April 27, 2018 - 9:08 pm
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) — North Korean state media were silent Saturday, a day after the leaders of the two Koreas met and vowed to remove nuclear weapons from the peninsula and work toward a formal end to the Korean War. Despite the bold declaration, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South...
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