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Winter Olympics: 'Queen' Kim Yuna thrilled with final torchbearer role

Winter Olympics: 'Queen' Kim Yuna thrilled with final torchbearer role

Though it has no real medal contenders and sent only 22 athletes, North Korea has turned out to be a major political player in Pyeongchang . "I skated on ice for more than 10 years but it was first time I skated so high up". The unified North and South Korea team's historic debut against Switzerland, who won bronze in 2014 at Sochi, came just 24 hours after the opening ceremony was marked by signs of unity between the two nations. Consulte Mais Informação

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78000 laptops recalled due to fire hazard

78000 laptops recalled due to fire hazard

If you own the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Black, then you should start worrying, because the company has recalled several units of the device. Read our full guide to understanding your rights with product recalls . If your laptop is one of the models affected, Lenovo will set up a fix date with you and resolve the issue free of charge. Nevertheless, if you own an affected model, Lenovo says you should stop using it immediately while you initiate a free inspection and fix. Consulte Mais Informação

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Clinton Team Was 'Feeding' Allegations to Trump's Dossier Author - Released Memo

That memo, Grassley suggested, included a report of information that came from a "a friend of the Clintons" that was passed to Steele via a State Department source. Trump. "What struck me was how some of the material echoed Steele's but appeared to involve different sources", Mr. Winer wrote . "Given that I had not worked with Shearer and knew that he was not a professional intelligence officer, I did not mention or share his notes with anyone at the State Department". Consulte Mais Informação

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Nets attempt 59 three's in 2OT loss against Pelicans

Nets attempt 59 three's in 2OT loss against Pelicans

New Orleans led by 28 points in the third quarter when the Nets , who looked flat in the first half, launched their wild comeback, sending the game into overtime on Crabbe's 3-pointer with 12 seconds left in regulation. Jrue Holiday added 22 while Mirotic contributed 21 points and 16 rebounds as New Orleans won for the second time in seven games since losing DeMarcus Cousins to a season-ending Achilles injury on January 26. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president for summit: South Korea

Pyongyang conducted its largest nuclear test past year and in November tested its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile that experts said has the range to reach anywhere in the United States. South Korea says North Korea has withdrawn a request that the South provide fuel to a North Korean ferry that transported more than a 100 artists for performances marking the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Consulte Mais Informação

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UAE decks up with tricolour to welcome Modi

UAE decks up with tricolour to welcome Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi embracing Jordan King Abdullah II on his arrival . HM King Hamad left the UAE later today following a private visit. He said he will also be addressing the 6th edition of the World Government Summit in Dubai , where India is the guest country. Modi will hold a meeting with the Indian community at Dubai Opera House, he said, adding that representatives of all major organisations and a number of Indian professionals have been invited. Consulte Mais Informação

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Egyptian air force pounds Sinai militants

Egyptian air force pounds Sinai militants

The military aircraft struck " terrorist concentrations and hideouts " in the area through the night and in the early hours of Saturday, Reuters reports, citing the officials. Egypt launched the " Sinai 2018" counterterrorism operation on Friday to eliminate terrorism in North Sinai province bordering Israel and the Palestinian Gaza Strip as well as other parts across the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan, Afghanistan end talks on counter-terrorism

Pakistan, Afghanistan end talks on counter-terrorism

Last month, Trump suspended about $2 billion worth of military aid to the nuclear-armed nation and accused Pakistan of giving "lies and deceit" in return for years of USA funding. The two-day meeting was a follow-up of discussions on Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity (APAPPS) - a joint action plan for cooperation in the areas of counter-terrorism and reduction of violence, peace and reconciliation, Afghan refugees' repatriation and joint economic development. Consulte Mais Informação

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Traffic lights malfunction across NYC

Traffic lights malfunction across NYC

The DOT said crews are working to address the issues. "A routine software upgrade - the type we do on weekend nights at times - experienced an interruption which affected multiple intersections citywide, causing the flashing you see". He added that "a little less than 5 percent" of signals were involved. Police officers were stationed at the affected intersections to direct traffic. Consulte Mais Informação

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Things The FBI Never Told The FISA Court About The Trump Dossier

Things The FBI Never Told The FISA Court About The Trump Dossier

President Donald Trump supported releasing the memo . Nunes was defiant in the interview, calling Democrats who had criticized the memo as misleading liars, and asserting at one point that he didn't think "somebody like" former Trump campaign aide Carter Page - the surveillance warrant for whom was the memo's primary focus - "should be a target of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump defends aide accused of spousal abuse, assails Democrats

Trump defends aide accused of spousal abuse, assails Democrats

According to Trump and White House counsel Donald McGahn, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department determined that parts of the Democratic memo contained "numerous properly classified and especially sensitive passages" that would "create especially significant concerns" for "national security and law enforcement interests" if it were released to the public as is. Consulte Mais Informação

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Young girl found alive after going missing near Bathurst

Young girl found alive after going missing near Bathurst

The girl, who is described as Caucasian with blonde hair, went missing from a Rockley property, near Bathurst in Central West New South Wales about 7.30pm on Saturday. Police brought boats to the property overnight. A large-scale search began on Sunday morning at first light, involving police officers, the police dog unit and police helicopter, NSW Ambulance and volunteers from the State Emergency Service and Rural Fire Service. Consulte Mais Informação

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