Biden’s North Korea strategy is a long way from Trump’s showy diplomacy

Biden’s North Korea strategy is a long way from Trump’s showy diplomacy

Seoul CNN  —  President Joe Biden did not sound Saturday like he was expecting any “love letters” from Kim Jong Un – he can’t even get a response to an offer of coronavirus vaccines as the hermit kingdom is hit by its first major Covid-19 outbreak. And during a news conference here Saturday, he did … Read more

Professor calls Seattle homeless camp sweeps 'punitive' and short-sighted – KOMO News

Professor calls Seattle homeless camp sweeps 'punitive' and short-sighted – KOMO News

Professor calls Seattle homeless camp sweeps ‘punitive’ and short-sighted  KOMO News ‘We don’t do sweeps here in Seattle:’ City implements no shelter, no sweep policy  FOX 13 Seattle ‘We don’t do sweeps here in Seattle:’ City implements no shelter, no sweep policy  FOX 13 Seattle Officials tout outreach success at Seattle’s Woodland Park; Mayor Harrell promises homelessness plan … Read more

'Bait-and-switch' tactics cause DC, Maryland consumers to lose thousands on utility bills – WJLA

'Bait-and-switch' tactics cause DC, Maryland consumers to lose thousands on utility bills – WJLA

‘Bait-and-switch’ tactics cause DC, Maryland consumers to lose thousands on utility bills  WJLA

Titus: No more arrangements that gave Trump a DC hotel – News3LV

Titus: No more arrangements that gave Trump a DC hotel – News3LV

Titus: No more arrangements that gave Trump a DC hotel  News3LV

Michigan tornado causes ‘catastrophic’ damage

Michigan tornado causes ‘catastrophic’ damage

CNN  —  A tornado quickly moved through Gaylord in the northern Lower Peninsula of Michigan, on Friday afternoon, according to Lt. Jim Gorno of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. First responders are assessing the damage caused from the tornado, according to Gorno, who described the scene as being “catastrophic,” with cars flipped over and … Read more

Books to get you started on understanding the Cold War era

Books to get you started on understanding the Cold War era

With the third year of the pandemic looming, David Moscrop went searching desperately for a hobby – a search that ended when he started looking at his bookshelves in a new way. In his first column, he pulled together a reading list on medieval literature and then dragged it into the real world through food, … Read more

USWNT, USMNT get equal split of World Cup bonuses in new CBAs

USWNT, USMNT get equal split of World Cup bonuses in new CBAs

The unions for the United States men’s and women’s national soccer teams have ratified new collective bargaining agreements with U.S. Soccer that include an equal split of World Cup bonuses, the federation and the two unions announced on Wednesday. The two CBAs will go into effect on June 1 and will last until the end … Read more

In meeting with US, Turkey gives mixed signals on wider NATO

In meeting with US, Turkey gives mixed signals on wider NATO

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States struggled Wednesday to get clarity from Turkey over the severity of its opposition to Finland and Sweden joining NATO, as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan took an increasingly tough line against their membership bids. In a meeting with Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the United Nations, Turkish Foreign … Read more

Woman charged after gun in son’s backpack goes off at school

Woman charged after gun in son’s backpack goes off at school

Chicago police say a mother has been arrested and charged with child endangerment after a gun in her second grader’s backpack accidentally discharged at school, injuring a 7-year-old classmate ByThe Associated Press May 18, 2022, 3:56 PM • 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article CHICAGO — A Chicago mother has been … Read more

Emotional day for Valley veterans visiting memorials in Washington, DC – KMPH Fox 26

Emotional day for Valley veterans visiting memorials in Washington, DC – KMPH Fox 26

Emotional day for Valley veterans visiting memorials in Washington, DC  KMPH Fox 26 Honor Flight of Greater Lafayette lands in Purdue Airport for the first time in almost five years  wlfi.com Veterans go to Washington, DC for Honor Flight  KSDK.com 88 eastern Iowa Veterans take honor flight to D.C.  kwwl.com Greater St. Louis Honor Flight marks first trip to … Read more