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AP Explains: What to expect from North-South Korean talks

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's recent abrupt push to improve ties with South Korea wasn't totally unexpected, as the country has a history of launching provocations and then pursuing dialogue with rivals Seoul and Washington in an attempt to win concessions.<p>Still, Tuesday's planned talks …

North Korea

Iran slams Donald Trump's 'repugnant' response to Tehran attacks

Iran has denounced Donald Trump’s response to the Tehran attack as “repugnant” after the US president implied that Iran brought the attack on itself by supporting other terrorist groups.<p>Hours after gunmen and suicide bombers from the Islamic State or Iraq and the Levant (Isil) struck in Tehran on …

Middle East
Meteorology

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This Frozen Honey Mousse Is So Much Better Than Ice Cream, and We've Got the Recipe Right Here

It's "really spectacular," says #TopChef's Sam Talbot of his latest creation.<p>Believe it or not, summer is just around the corner. And this …

Dessert
Cricket

New York police 'failed' in fatal shooting of woman, commissioner says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The New York Police Department "failed" when an officer killed a 66-year-old mentally ill woman who attacked him with a baseball bat in a Bronx apartment, police Commissioner James O'Neill said Wednesday.<p>"We do have policies and procedures for handling emotionally disturbed people, and it …

Law Enforcement

Top 15 Home Addition Ideas and Their Costs – DIY Home Improvement Ideas to Ignite Your Imagination!

Are you planning on making some creative improvements or remodeling your home in the near future? If so, here are fifteen exciting home addition …

Mass Shootings
Cricket
Cricket

Onscene as Pope Francis Makes Saints of John Paul II and John XXIII

Onscene in Rome as Pope Francis officially declares that his predecessors Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II are saints. Pope Benedict XVI looks …

Super Bowl in Pictures

Mali: jihadist fighters melt away as French begin to regain control

Majority of northern region taken back but many refugees believe retreat of rebels is only temporary<p>Just two weeks after intervening in Mali, French troops, together with the Malian army, have wrested back control of most of the north of the country from Islamist rebels.<p>At the weekend the French …

10 Urban Legends About Flying That Aren't True

From terrifying tales about airplane bathrooms to mid-flight door-opening fears, there are a lot of myths about air travel flying around out there. Here are 10 urban legends that just aren't true.<p><b>Airlines Dump Waste In-Flight</b><p>Apparently, so many people believe that airlines jettison sewage in-flight …

Urban Legends

Linda Evangelista Style Evolution: The Most Stunning Woman To Walk The Runway (PHOTOS)

How often can someone say, "I have been on the cover of over 600 magazines"? Well, if you're the gorgeous Linda Evangelista, then you can. The Canadian beauty has graced the cover of so many glossies that she is famous for uttering the phrase: "We don't wake up for less than $10,000 a day."<p>Even …

Pope urges church to reach out to needy

Pope Francis has washed the feet of 12 young offenders, including two girls, at a Rome prison in an unprecedented version of an ancient Easter ritual as he pushes for the Catholic Church to reach out to the needy.<p>The ceremony on Thursday was the first of its type performed by a pope in a prison and …