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Worldwide Trump, North Korea's Kim to Meet in Vietnam Feb. 27-28
Author: 0 Trump, North Korea's Kim to Meet in Vietnam Feb. 27-28

Trump said the meeting would take place in Vietnam Feb. 27-28. In his latest State of the Union address , the USA president called his relationship with North Korea "a good one" and said his latest attempts to initiate talks were "part of a bold new diplomacy".

Worldwide Freezing drizzle advisory for SD&G
Author: 0 Freezing drizzle advisory for SD&G

Freezing rain possibly mixed with sleet and wet snow early in the process will overspread most of the Chicago area tonight into early Wednesday morning, beginning in the westernmost sections later this afternoon. The likelihood of precipitation is low but that would be the likely precipitation type IF precipitation were falling. "Likely up to 0.5" with most spots just getting flurries if any snow at all.

Worldwide Ring in the Year of the Pig With 'Peppa Pig'
Author: 0 Ring in the Year of the Pig With 'Peppa Pig'

In Chinese astrology, each year belongs to a Chinese zodiac animal according to the 12-year cycle. And recent years have seen Chinese kids co-opting British cartoon character Peppa Pig as their new idol. Women light candles while praying in a Chinese temple during the celebration of the Lunar New Year in Chinatown in Bangkok, Thailand. Hopefully, the above quotes will help bring you happiness as you welcome the year of the pig.

Worldwide Pope Francis holds historic public mass in UAE
Author: 0 Pope Francis holds historic public mass in UAE

That's because in the United Arab Emirates about 80% of the population is made up of workers who come from overseas, and many of them are Catholic. "I spoke about it, but just with just a few people", Francis said when asked if he had discussed Yemen during his meeting with Crown Prince Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan and other leaders.

Worldwide Prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee for documents
Author: 0 Prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee for documents

Zuberi is as baffled as the public to learn that NY federal prosecutors are seeking information about him, according to his spokesman. The document indicates that prosecutors are investigating crimes related to conspiracy to defraud the United States, mail fraud, false statements, wire fraud and money laundering.

Worldwide Australia floods: People warned about crocodiles and snakes in water
Author: 0 Australia floods: People warned about crocodiles and snakes in water

Linda Reynolds, who has responsibility for Commonwealth disaster assistance, said the Commonwealth and Queensland governments continued to work together to support ongoing recovery efforts as the flooding continues. The flooding has begun to spread inland to drought stricken western Queensland where grazier Cameron Kennedy said a week ago he was desperately praying for rain - now he wants is for it to stop.

Worldwide People Killed in US California as Aircraft Crashes Into House
Author: 0 People Killed in US California as Aircraft Crashes Into House

Police and fire officials evacuated the neighborhood, and police dispatchers say the fire is under investigation. "It shook our house", John Wolbart, a Yorba Linda resident, told the Associated Press. Witnesses said they felt shaking and heard loud noises when the plane hurtled to the ground, according to affiliate reports. Footage from the scene showed a blaze engulfing one of the houses in the suburban area with people shouting to keep away from the building.

Worldwide El Chapo drugged and raped teenage girls, witness claims
Author: 0 El Chapo drugged and raped teenage girls, witness claims

A jury at Guzman's drug-trafficking trial in NY is due to begin deliberating on Monday. El Chapo's lawyers called the accusations "extremely salacious" and questioned the timing of the government filing, which comes as a jury is about to start deliberating in his United States drug-trafficking case.

Worldwide British MPs 'deeply troubled' by Nissan UK investment reports
Author: 0 British MPs 'deeply troubled' by Nissan UK investment reports

Our North of England Correspondent Clare Fallon has spent the day outside the UK's largest auto plant. In a press release, the company says it has increased investments in new powertrains and technology for its future European vehicles since 2016 and therefore it "has chose to optimize its investments in Europe by consolidating X-Trail production in Kyushu".

Worldwide Super Bowl: Commentary compares woeful offence to Black Caps
Author: 0 Super Bowl: Commentary compares woeful offence to Black Caps

The lowest-scoring Super Bowl in history has been compared - and not favourably - to the Black Caps. New England Patriots fans celebrate after the Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams in the NFL Super Bowl 53 football game in Atlanta at a bar in Boston on Sunday, Feb.

Worldwide Brazilians pay homage to victims of dam collapse
Author: 0 Brazilians pay homage to victims of dam collapse

At least 110 people have died following the mine collapse, with a further 238 missing in the town located in the state of Minas Gerais . Vale described the study as a routine disaster preparation plan required by regulators. Vale said in a statement that the plan was "built on the basis of technical studies of hypothetical scenarios in the event of a breach" although it did not directly reference Folha's story.

Worldwide Trump steps up attacks on Pelosi for opposing border wall funds
Author: 0 Trump steps up attacks on Pelosi for opposing border wall funds

The Republican president also said there is a "good chance" he will follow through on his previous threats to bypass the US Congress and declare a national emergency to obtain funding for a wall. A senior U.S. administration official said Trump will "present a path forward" on the wall impasse during the televised speech but declined to offer details.

Worldwide Cedric Marks escapes in Conroe during transport to Bell County
Author: 0 Cedric Marks escapes in Conroe during transport to Bell County

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office and the Conroe Police Department are searching for an escaped prisoner considered extremely unsafe, who fled during a prisoner transport. The Washington state woman had accused him of domestic violence. Maya Renee Maxwell, 26, is charged with tampering or fabricating physical evidence with the intent to impair, a third-degree felony.

Worldwide We won't invade North Korea: US envoy
Author: 0 We won't invade North Korea: US envoy

A false narrative is so bad for our Country. Trump also insisted that these officials applied the "fake news" label to media reports that they had contradicted key presidential warnings about global threats. "They're headed that way now to lay the foundations for what I hope will be a substantial additional step towards the path for not only denuclearization of the peninsula but a brighter future for the North Korean people", Pompeo said.

Worldwide Venezuelan general urges military to disavow Maduro as opposition stages rallies
Author: 0 Venezuelan general urges military to disavow Maduro as opposition stages rallies

In the video , Gen. Francisco Yanez, a member of the air force's high command, calls on other members of the military to defect. "Wives are sacred. So don't cross that red line". Later Thursday, Guaido told The Associated Press that he will defy a government ban on humanitarian aid by sending large convoys of medicine into the country with the help of neighboring nations.

Worldwide It's Groundhog Day again in the United States
Author: 0 It's Groundhog Day again in the United States

While the exact calculations are disputed, IFC's Simon Gallagher estimates Bill Murray's character in the classic film " Groundhog Day " relived the day 12,403 days - that's 33 years and 358 days! Well, it doesn't really have to. The following year brought the first official trek to Gobbler's Knob (he did not see his shadow that year). Good thing, considering how our winter weather has been lately.

Worldwide Warren Apologizes To Cherokee Nation For DNA Test
Author: 0 Warren Apologizes To Cherokee Nation For DNA Test

Rebecca Nagle, a writer, activist and citizen of Cherokee Nation, told CNN in an interview last week that, even though she mostly agreed with Warren's politics, she would never consider supporting her without a robust admission. Tribal citizenship is very different from ancestry. "Now that her claims of being of Indian heritage have turned out to be a scam and a lie, Elizabeth Warren should apologize for perpetrating this fraud against the American Public", Trump wrote in one social media ...