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North Korea to send team to Winter Games, South to consider easing bans after talks,

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North and South Korea held their first talks in over two years on Tuesday, which Washington welcomed as a first step to solving the North Korean nuclear weapons crisis, even though Pyongyang said those were aimed only at the United States and not up for discussion.<p>The …

North Korea

Charlottesville violence tests Trump's presidential mettle

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (Reuters) - For President Donald Trump, this was the week when the real world began to intrude upon his presidency.<p>U.S. President Donald Trump pauses during remarks on the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, from his golf estate in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S. August 12, 2017. …

Donald Trump

The 11 Most Prestigious Sororities in America

From charitable efforts to a roster of celebrity alumnae, these impressive sororities are standouts across America.<p>The largest sorority in the …

Iran Rejects Idea That Trump Could Scrap Nuke Deal

TEHRAN — Despite president-elect Donald Trump’s campaign rhetoric that he would scrap the Iranian nuclear deal or renegotiate its terms, Iran won’t have it.<p>"The results of the U.S. election have no effect on the policies of the Islamic Republic of Iran," Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the …

South Asia

15 Sorority & Frat Members Describe Their F*cked Up Hazing Experiences

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the closed doors of frats and sororities? Everything. Anything and everything goes on behind the closed …

Can Trans Girls Be Sorority Girls?

There are 26 major national sororities in the U.S. Only three have formal, public policies stating they are inclusive of transgender women.<p>"I am the first transgender woman to rush sororities at the University of Michigan," Emily Kaufman captioned a selfie on Tumblr in September 2015, "and because …

Sorority sisters accused of forcing pledges to eat mud then drenching them in rotten eggs

Seven University at Albany sorority members are accused of engaging in a sickening hazing ritual for their pledges.<p>According to the Albany Times …

UC Berkeley Frats and Sororities Ban Parties After Reports of Sexual Assault

The suspension applies to any event with alcohol present.<p>Fraternity and sorority leaders at the University of California, Berkeley, voluntarily banned parties after two women reported that they were sexually assaulted earlier this month during the same weekend off-campus at frat functions, the <i>Los</i> …

Fraternities and sororities at Berkeley voluntarily suspended Greek-life parties for this important reason

With the issue of sexual assault on college campuses not going away anytime soon, one group of university students decided to do something about it. …

Washington State U. Fraternities, Sororities Ban Social Activities Over Alcohol

Two weeks after a student was found dead in a fraternity house bedroom, Washington State University's fraternities and sororities on Monday night voluntarily banned all Greek social events well into next year in an attempt to tackle widespread alcohol abuse and injuries.<p>In a four-page statement, …