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US and Canada will host North Korea nuclear meeting
The United States and Canada will co-host an international summit on the North Korean nuclear threat in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Tuesday, as tensions on the Korean Peninsula settle into a steady simmer while direct talks between the north and the south continue.

What went wrong with Hawaii's false emergency alert
An emergency missile alert accidentally went out to everyone in Hawaii on Saturday after an employee "pushed the wrong button."

North, South Korea agree to military talks
In a joint statement, North and South Korea have agreed to hold military talks. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

CDC postpones session on nuclear disaster response
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has postponed a planned session on preparing for a nuclear disaster.

North Korea: Our nukes only target US
North Korea's chief negotiator, Ri Son Gwon, says North Korea's atomic and hydrogen weapons are only targeting the United States and not South Korea, Russia or China.

5 ways the world is pulling apart

How this refugee created a $375 million business

Citigroup closes in on gender, racial pay gap

  Foreign governments spend big at Trump's properties, report finds
The Saudis, Republican candidates and special interest groups hope to influence President Trump by spending money at his properties, says Public Citizen.
Pope begs forgiveness for 'irreparable damage' caused by sex abuse in Chile
Many Chileans are still furious over the pope's decision to appoint a bishop linked to a priest found guilty of abusing dozens of minors over decades.
Days after Hawaii alert mishap, Japan sends false alarm about North Korea launch
The Japanese mistake came just days after thousands in Hawaii received mobile alerts on their phones that a missile would soon be impacting the state.
These millennials love Putin ? the world's 'most powerful politician'
A creative hub in Moscow caters to a specific group: pro-Kremlin Russian youths. President Vladimir Putin is central to the group's ideology.
1,000 people face child porn charges after sharing sex videos in Denmark
The accused range from 15 to their early 20s, according to officials in Denmark. Most shared the videos once or twice but some did so hundreds of times.
Then and now: War-torn Mosul struggles to rise from the rubble
Mosul was declared liberated 6 months ago by the Iraqi military and a U.S.-led coalition, but the cost of victory is nearly incalculable.
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As US tightens stance on migrants and refugees, is Mexico prepared to take more?

As US tightens stance on migrants and refugees, is Mexico prepared to take more?It took more than a year, thousands of miles of travel, and a medical exam by a pair of volunteer midwives in the back of a car for C., a Honduran migrant in Mexico, to learn the real value of her temporary humanitarian visa. C.?s visa includes medical care, permission to work legally in Mexico, and the security of having ?papers? to show when police stop her on the street. Recommended: How much do you know about Mexico?



For Senegal island's residents, famed slavery heritage site incurs a cost

For Senegal island's residents, famed slavery heritage site incurs a costEach day, Deguène Gaye watches the ferry chug in from the mainland, disgorging a herd of sunburned tourists onto Gorée Island?s white-sand beaches. From there, she knows, they?ll probably trace a familiar itinerary, following their guides somberly past a memorial to the transatlantic slave trade and then to the famous House of Slaves, a candy-pink building that claims to be the departure point for millions of Africans sent to the Americas.



Jordan?s need to diversify options, freedom will save Kenya, not being ostriches, National Payments Platform could change banking, demolition of a wall of silence in 2017

Jordan?s need to diversify options, freedom will save Kenya, not being ostriches, National Payments Platform could change banking, demolition of a wall of silence in 2017?In recent weeks, there has been much commentary in Jordan on the importance of taking a new approach to Jordan?s bilateral relations,? writes Amer Al Sabaileh. ?Strategically, it is imperative that Jordan continues to diversify its options, but this must be done with a clear plan and idea rather than clichés and propaganda.



Readers write: Birds and their plans, billionaire fights poverty, using proven methods

Readers write: Birds and their plans, billionaire fights poverty, using proven methodsRecommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? The Nov. 20 cover story, ?A billionaire?s war on poverty,? was an excellent article! The article has inspired me. Bravo! Thank you for the Nov. 20 cover story.



  Trump Russia: Bannon 'ordered to testify to grand jury'
The ex-Trump aide is summoned to testify before a grand jury in the US Russia inquiry, reports say.
Venezuela helicopter pilot Oscar Pérez killed in raid
The Venezuelan government confirms that the rogue pilot died in a nine-hour siege.
Larry Nassar case: Victims confront 'repulsive' predator
Nearly 100 women and girls are testifying against the ex-Team USA gymnastics doctor.
Turpin: Shackled siblings found in Perris, California home
Police arrest a pair who allegedly held their 13 children captive, some chained to their beds.
Margaret Atwood faces feminist backlash for #MeToo op-ed
The Handmaid's Tale author said she was depicted as "a rape-enabling Bad Feminist" after her column.
Kim Wall death: Danish prosecutors say murder was planned
They want Peter Madsen jailed for life on charges of killing and dismembering the Swedish journalist.
Syria war: Turkish forces mass near Kurdish areas
Turkey's president warns of imminent assaults on the Kurdish-held areas of Afrin and Manbij in Syria.
Moscow's 2017 December was its 'darkest' on record
Russia's capital had no sunshine last month, and now Siberia is in a deep freeze.
Top Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic shot dead
Several shots were fired at Oliver Ivanovic outside his office in the northern city of Mitrovica.
'Iranian spies' targeted in German police searches
Special police raid flats linked to 10 suspected Iranian spies across Germany.
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U.S.-led meeting says sanctions pressure on North Korea must be maintained
VANCOUVER (Reuters) - Sanctions pressure must be maintained on North Korea to force it to abandon its nuclear weapons program and the world should not be fooled by its current charm offensive in engaging South Korea, participants at a 20-nation meeting on North Korea said on Tuesday.

Iran's leader accuses Saudis of 'treason' against Muslims
LONDON (Reuters) - Iran's supreme leader accused Saudi rulers on Tuesday of committing "treason" against Muslims by aligning themselves with the United States and Israel.

Erdogan says Turkish operation in Syria's Afrin to be supported by rebels
ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that Turkey's planned military operation against Kurdish militia forces in Syria's Afrin region will be supported by Syrian rebel fighters.

Japan issues false alarm over missile launch, days after Hawaii alert gaffe
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese public broadcaster NHK issued a false alarm on Tuesday saying North Korea appeared to have launched a missile and urging people to take shelter, but it managed to correct the error within minutes.

German police raids homes, offices of suspected Iranian spies
BERLIN (Reuters) - German police on Tuesday searched the homes and offices of 10 suspected Iranian spies following an investigation by the country's domestic intelligence agency, prosecutors said.