US Ready to ‘Engage Immediately’ with NKorea

US Ready to ‘Engage Immediately’ with NKorea

US Ready to ‘Engage Immediately’ with NKorea US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he has invited NKorea’s foreign minister to meet with him next week to continue discussions on efforts to get the North to abandon its nuclear weapons. He also says The Trump Administration had invited NKorean officials to meet in Austria with […]

North and South Korea Hold Historic Talks

North and South Korea Hold Historic Talks

North and South Korea Hold Historic Talks North and South Korea held historic talks at their border Tuesday to discuss how to cooperate in next month’s Winter Olympics in the South and improve their long-strained ties. Senior SKorean officials left Seoul early in the morning for the meeting in the Demilitarized Zone that divides the […]

Donald Trump Channels Ronald Reagan for NKorea Resolution

Donald Trump Channels Ronald Reagan for NKorea Resolution

Donald Trump Channels Ronald Reagan for NKorea Resolution A new analysis suggests the United States and SKorea could benefit by taking a page from The Reagan Administration’s playbook when it comes to dealing with NKorea and its threats of starting a nuclear war. Analysts Robert Carlin and Joel Wit recalled the time when former President […]

Rio Olympics: Swimming, Australia Captures 2 Gold Medals

Rio Olympics: Swimming, Australia Captures 2 Gold Medals

Rio Olympics: Swimming, Australia Captures 2 Gold Medals Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu ended her long quest for Olympic Gold and Australia captured 2 Gold medals the 1st day of swimming competition that saw 3 world records smashed in Rio Saturday. Ms. Hosszu, 5X a world champion but without a medal from 3 previous Olympics, demolished the […]

Rio Olympics Opening Packed with ‘Brazilian Vibe’

Rio Olympics Opening Packed with ‘Brazilian Vibe’

Rio Olympics Opening Packed with ‘Brazilian Vibe’ The opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will showcase samba, culture, diversity and history as the South American nation proudly shows off its traditions and environmental wonders. Millions of TV viewers from around the world watched the 3-hour ceremony Friday night. Since the […]

Saudi Princess Leads Women’s Sports Initiative

Saudi Princess Leads Women’s Sports Initiative

Saudi Princess Leads Women’s Sports Initiative Appointment of Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan came just ahead of the Rio Olympic Games, where 4 Saudi women will compete  Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan was appointed by Saudi Arabia’s Cabinet to head a new department for women under the Kingdom’s General Authority for Sports. Princess […]

At the Olympics? Don’t Let Illness Interfere with the Festivities

At the Olympics? Don’t Let Illness Interfere with the Festivities

At the Olympics? Don’t Let Illness Interfere with the Festivities About 500,000 people from around the world are travelling to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. And while Zika bearing mosquitoes are in the news, other bugs and health problems that Olympic athletes and spectators should bear in mind. The Big Q: What’s the biggest […]