May 24, 2018

President Trump cancels summit with North Korea

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump in a letter directly to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Thursday announced that he is canceling the much anticipated nuclear summit, calling it a "truly sad moment in history." "Sadly, based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in your most recent statement, I feel it is inappropriate, at this time, to have this long-planned meeting. Therefore, please let this letter serve to represent that the Singapore summit, for the ..
May 24, 2018

‘Billions’ in treasure found on 18th century shipwreck to be displayed in Colombia

iStock/Thinkstock(CARTAGENA, Colombia) -- Billions of dollars worth of treasure and spoils from an 18th century shipwreck, found by a robotic submarine, will be put on display in Colombia. The wreck of the Spanish ship called San Jose was found in 2015 off the coast of Cartagena, Colombia, according to the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Often called the "holy grail of shipwrecks," WHOI said the search uncovered treasure including gold, silver and emeralds on the ship, which was sunk in 17..
May 24, 2018

North Korea claims to have dismantled nuclear test site, reports say

ABC News(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- North Korea has carried out the demolition of its nuclear test site in front of foreign journalists, according to Sky News and other news outlets. The demolition on Thursday took place deep in the mountains in the northeast portion of North Korea, according to reports. North Korea's decision to shutter the site was considered by international observers to be a good omen leading up to a potential meeting between Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump...
May 24, 2018

Train derailment kills two, injures twenty in northern Italy

National Volunteer Fire Brigade Federation(TURIN, Italy) -- At least two people were killed and 20 injured on Wednesday night after a passenger train derailed in northern Italy. The crash happened around 11:30 p.m. local time after the train hit a cargo truck near Turin, according to several local media outlets. The truck's cargo wasn't immediately known. Rescuers were still on the scene several hours later, looking for passengers who may have been trapped beneath the wreckage. Firefig..