December 17, 2018

North Korea warns US over stalled nuclear negotiations

200mm/iStock(SEOUL, South Korea) -- As tens of thousands of North Koreans, including current leader Kim Jong Un, paid a visit on Sunday to Kim Jong Il's mausoleum in Pyongyang to commemorate the seventh anniversary of his death, North Korean state media also used the opportunity to take a jab at U.S. foreign policy. Pyongyang criticized Washington in a lengthy commentary by Korean Central News Agency, but the state-run media arm didn't directly criticize President Donald Trump. The com..
December 17, 2018

Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to spend Christmas together

Paul Grover- WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will spend Christmas Day together at Sandringham, Queen Elizabeth’s estate in Norfolk. The couples’ Christmas plans show a united front amid speculation swirling about disputes between Prince William, 36, and Prince Harry, 34, and their wives. This will be the second year the couples spend Christmas together with Queen Elizabeth and the royal family. The news came just days after the r..
December 17, 2018

Japan restaurant explosion injures dozens

JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images(TOKYO) -- More than 40 people were injured Sunday when a massive explosion rocked a restaurant in northern Japan, according to local news reports. A swath of Sapporo City, the capital city of Japan's main northern island of Hokkaido, was covered with smoke, shattered glass and collapsed debris in the aftermath of a suspected gas explosion, Japanese public broadcaster NHK reported. Most of the injuries were minor, but at least one person was in serious condition, ..
December 17, 2018

Woman accuses Sandals resort of mishandling her report of sexual assault by employee

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A woman who says she was sexually assaulted by an employee at a Sandals resort in Jamaica is accusing the hotel chain of mishandling the reporting of her case to authorities. Professional makeup artist Melissa Blayton, 45, was staying at the Sandals in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, in spring 2017 when she says one of the hotel's employees offered her a solo sailing lesson. Blayton was lying by the pool when a man cleaning the pool and wearing the same color shirt as other employ..