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North Korea's Kim Jong-un pledges 'new history' with South Korea - BBC News

Kim Jong-un has pledged a "new history" in relations with his neighbour as he became the first North Korean leader to set foot in South Korea since the end of the Korean War in 1953. In a moment rich with symbolism and pomp, South Korean leader Moon ...

Bill Cosby Found Guilty of Sexual Assault in Retrial - New York Times

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — A jury found Bill Cosby guilty Thursday of drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his home near here 14 years ago, capping the downfall of one of the world's best-known entertainers, and offering a measure of satisfaction to the ...

Scott Pruitt admits little culpability in EPA controversies, mostly blames aides and staff - Washington Post

This post has been updated. Scott Pruitt gave little ground Thursday as he testified before two House panels about controversial spending and management decisions he has made while at the helm of the Environmental Protection Agency, blaming aides for ...

Trump admonishes Tester for role in failure of Veterans Affairs nominee - Washington Post

President Trump lambasted Sen. Jon Tester on Thursday for his central role in ending Ronny L. Jackson's prospects to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs by revealing damaging allegations about the longtime physician's stewardship of the White House ...and more »

Senate Confirms CIA Chief Mike Pompeo to Be Secretary of State - New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Senate easily confirmed Mike Pompeo on Thursday as the United States' 70th secretary of state, elevating the current C.I.A. director and an outspoken foreign policy hawk to be the nation's top diplomat. In the end, the 57-to-42 tally ...

Rural Teachers Working Second Jobs, Struggling To Make Ends Meet - CBS Denver

STERLING, Colo. (CBS4) – This week teachers from across Colorado are walking out of school and rallying at the state Capitol to protest a lack of school funding. teacher colorado sterling Rural Teachers Working Second Jobs, Struggling To Make Ends Meet ...

As Trump threatens to get more involved at Justice Department, its alums push back - Washington Post

As President Trump threatens to reshape the Justice Department's leadership and demolish its tradition of independence from politics, department alums are fighting back with increasing vigor — signing petitions, holding public events and taking direct ...

Superior, Wis., evacuation order to stay in effect overnight - Minneapolis Star Tribune

SUPERIOR, WIS. – A massive oil refinery fire that burned for hours and threatened to rage out of control in this Twin Ports city was beaten down by firefighters Thursday night after noxious fumes forced a widespread mandatory evacuation of residents. A ...

Authorities used DNA, genealogy website, to track down 'Golden State Killer' suspect decades after crimes - Washington Post

The “Golden State Killer” was meticulous at his crime scenes over the course of a decade and in several cities, leaving scant evidence for police. There were no fingerprints. Few saw his face. And what he did leave — his DNA — was, at the time, not ...

2018 NFL Draft Debrief: Winners and losers from Round 1 - NFL.com

The first round of the most anticipated draft of the decade didn't disappoint. From a No. 1 overall pick in quarterback Baker Mayfield that no one projected last week to the Ravens taking the draft's most electric player in Lamar Jackson at No. 32 ...