Two more suspects held over death of North Korean leader's half brother
- February 17, 2017

South Korean intelligence chiefs say he was poisoned by agents from the North as he was about to board a flight for Macau. The suspects were both Vietnamese and North Korean, police sources said. Once thought to be the heir apparent to his father, Kim Jong Il, he fell out of favor in 2001 after he was caught trying to enter Japan on a fake Dominican passport, apparently to visit Disneyland. (more...)
The View shows support for A Day Without Immigrants protest
- February 17, 2017

Though a USA appeals-court ruling earlier this month prevented the ban from being enforced as its legality is decided, The Washington Post reported that Trump was considering rewriting the plan to regain some type of immigration ban. Of those five, three of them are protesting, the owner of the Little Red Fox , Matt Carr stated. Marcela Ardaya-Vargas, who is from Bolivia and now lives in Falls Church, Virginia, pulled her son out of school to take him to a march in Washington. (more...)
Lake Oroville critical to Calif. water system
- February 16, 2017

Though damaged, the primary spillway was still useable, officials said . Overflow in the spillway began Saturday morning and the erosion appeared to be spreading upward toward the structure. Flows out of the power plant were later halted. But the storm is looking colder than first thought, meaning lower snow levels and less run-off into Sierra reservoirs than the storms last week. (more...)
Kim killing won't affect ties with N Korea: Malaysia deputy PM Kim killing won't affect ties with N Korea: Malaysia deputy PM
- February 16, 2017

The detained woman was carrying a passport from Vietnam and was alone at the time of the arrest at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, police said, as they pieced together a timeline of the assault. He also frequented casinos, five-star hotels and traveled around Asia, with little say in North Korean affairs. As the oldest son of the late North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, Kim Jong-nam was once meant to be his successor. (more...)
UConn Women Win 100th Straight UConn Women Win 100th Straight
- February 16, 2017

With the national audience watching, Williams was extraordinary - career-high 26 points, 14 rebounds, four assists, four steals against South Carolina Monday night. It belongs to the coaches, to Geno and CD and their entire staff, who have set a standard that no one will ever be able to live up to. "Either way, such a great story", Barnes Arico said. (more...)
Kim Jong-un's half-brother assassinated in Malaysia by 'female North Korean spies Kim Jong-un's half-brother assassinated in Malaysia by 'female North Korean spies
- February 15, 2017

He thinks he (Kim Jong Un) has a lack of experience, he's too young, and he didn't have enough time to be groomed. South Korea's TV Chosun , a cable-TV network, reported that Kim had been poisoned with a needle, citing multiple South Korean government sources. (more...)