April 27, 2018

Thousands in Spain protest men cleared of rape charge, given lighter sentence

Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images(MADRID) -- Thousands of women's rights advocates hit the streets of Spain’s major cities Thursday to protest a verdict that cleared five men of rape, instead handing down a lighter sentence for sexual abuse. The Pamplona court charged the men with sexually abusing an 18-year-old woman during the San Fermin bull-running festival. However, the court cleared them of rape, sentencing them to nine years in prison each for the 2016 attack. Prosecutors had as..
April 27, 2018

Son of US detainee in North Korea stays hopeful amid anticipation of Trump-Kim talk

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Amid anticipation of an unprecedented meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the son of a U.S. citizen detained in North Korea is trying to stay positive. “I feel hopeful. I feel good. Perhaps progress can be made. At the same time, I was hoping that [the issue of] my dad and other detainees would have come up quicker. ... Maybe that could be a top priority [now]. Nonetheless, it’s good news,” Sol Kim told ABC News about his fa..
April 27, 2018

Prince William, Princess Kate announce name of newborn son

Chris Jackson/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Prince William and Princess Kate have announced the name of their third child: Louis Arthur Charles. The baby will be known as His Royal Highness Prince Louis of Cambridge, Kensington Palace said in a statement. William and Kate chose with their third child, and second son, to include two parts of William's name, William Arthur Philip Louis. The newborn's older brother, Prince George, also has Louis in his name, George Alexander Louis. The baby..
April 27, 2018

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un crosses DMZ line for historic meeting with South Korea

Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has crossed the line dividing the demilitarized zone (DMZ) to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in in what's being described as a historic summit. The two leaders shook hands at the Military Demarcation Line dividing the North from the South, smiling, chatting and posing for photos together. Holding hands, they crossed the line together. Shortly after, two children from South Korea presented Kim with flowers, w..