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VP Mike Pence did not stand for unified Korea at Opening Ceremony

VP Mike Pence did not stand for unified Korea at Opening Ceremony

Kim Yo Jong and the rest of the North Korean delegation sat next to Vice President Pence at the Olympic's opening ceremony Friday, but they did not speak or acknowledge each other . The North's conciliatory moves related to the Olympics have generally been welcomed in the South. Meanwhile, North Korea continues to pile weapons of mass destruction and may be months away from developing a missile that could carry a nuclear-charged warhead to any city in mainland United States.


'This is Us' gets a big boost from Super Bowl slot

'This is Us' gets a big boost from Super Bowl slot

The drama also averaged more than 10 million viewers. NBC averaged 23.08 million viewers for its prime-time programming between January 29 and Sunday, according to live-plus-same-day figures released by Nielsen. That said, NCIS (1.4 adults), Bull (1.1 adults) and NCIS: New Orleans (0.9 adults) were all off from their most recent episodes. MSNBC had 1.86 million, United States of America had 1.459 million, HGTV had 1.455 million and History had 1.28 million.


Another Government Shutdown Looming as Deadline Approaches

Another Government Shutdown Looming as Deadline Approaches

The Senate had reached a deal a day earlier on a measure that would lift spending limit and raise military spending, the bill stalled in the upper chamber for hours as Kentucky Republican Rand Paul held up a vote to protest increases in the federal deficit.


United States paid $100Ok to Russian claiming he had dust on Trump

United States paid $100Ok to Russian claiming he had dust on Trump

A clandestine USA intelligence operation attempted to purchase stolen NSA cyber weaponry and acquire disparaging information on President Trump from a "shadowy" Russian for $100,000, according to a New York Times report . According to Risen the Americans are still "uncertain whether the Russians involved are part of a disinformation campaign orchestrated by Moscow, either to discredit Trump or to discredit efforts by American officials investigating Trump's possible ties to Russia".


Rahul leads 114 MPs to Prez for Loya SIT demand

Rahul leads 114 MPs to Prez for Loya SIT demand

In the Supreme Court that is hearing appeals in the Loya case, senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for Maharashtra opposed demands for an independent probe, terming them as "motivated" and based on "yellow journalism". BJP president Amit Shah was one of the accused in the case. Soon after his death, the new judge who took over exonerated Shah of the charge owing to lack of evidence.