• Oil steady as Trump cites progress in talks with Kim

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    SINGAPORE - Oil markets were stable on Tuesday amid cautious optimism over the outcome of a summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore.
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  • Trump and Kim Jong Un just had their first private meeting - and officials may never know exactly what was said

    Trump and Kim Jong Un just had their first private meeting - and officials may never know exactly what was said

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held a private meeting on Tuesday morning.
    Experts are concerned Trump could have gone off-script and may provide an unreliable account of events.
    With only the leaders and their interpreters present, there may never be a full transcript of the meeting, potentially denying US officials the ability to analyze Kim's words to Trump.
    The US interpreter will create an official record of the meeting but this may not be a full transcript.
    President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held their first-ever meeting, and there...
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  • 'I got so many death threats': Dennis Rodman launched into an emotional monologue on CNN during Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    CNN
    Former NBA star Dennis Rodman launched into an emotional monologue on CNN as President Donald Trump met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on Tuesday.
    Rodman claimed that several officials, including former President Barack Obama, brushed him off and did not take his trips to North Korea seriously.
    "I was protecting everything," a visibly upset Rodman said. "And I believe in North Korea."
    Former NBA star Dennis Rodman launched into an emotional monologue on CNN as President Donald Trump met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on Tuesday.
    "I showed my...
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  • Asian shares mostly higher with all eyes on Trump-Kim summit

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday but little changed as market players tried to digest the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore.
    KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 was up 0.3 percent in early trading at 22,867.41. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 was also up nearly 0.3 percent at 6,061.30. South Korea's Kospi was virtually unchanged at 2,468.37 after fluctuating earlier in the day. Hong Kong's Hang Seng's rose 0.2 percent to 31,120.23, while the Shanghai Composite index recouped earlier losses to be up less than 0.1 percent at...
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  • LIVE: Trump and Kim Jong Un meet for the first time in historic Singapore summit

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

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    US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un are meeting at the lavish Capella Hotel in Singapore today for a historic first-time meeting between the two leaders.
    The US initially wanted the talks to center on the denuclearization of North Korea, but the two countries have different definitions of what denuclearization would involve and the talks may now just be seen by the Trump administration as the first step towards some form of denuclearization.
    Trump and Kim shared their first handshake around 9 a.m. local time on Tuesday, the first time a sitting US...
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  • Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meet for the first time in historic Singapore summit

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    Evan Vucci/AP
    President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a landmark summit in Singapore on Tuesday.
    The trip has been months in the making, after a dramatic shift on the part of North Korea that began earlier this year.
    After years of diplomatic wrangling, months of preparation, and weeks of uncertainty, President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a landmark summit in Singapore on Tuesday.
    Moments after shaking Kim's hand, Trump said "we will have a terrific relationship."
    "I feel really great," Trump said alongside Kim. "We're going to have a great...
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  • Here's the moment President Donald Trump met Kim Jong Un for the first time - and gave North Korea everything it's ever wanted

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

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    President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have met for the first time.
    The photo op took place shortly after 9 a.m. at Capella Hotel on Sentosa Island in Singapore.
    Despite Trump's claims that the day is more than a photo op, experts believe the symbolism of this photo is a key motivator for North Korea as it provides a new level of legitimacy.
    President Donald Trump has met Kim Jong Un, the first time any North Korean leader has met a sitting US president.
    The two shook hands shortly after 9 a.m. on Sentosa Island in Singapore, where they will shortly begin a...
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  • How long it might take North Korean missiles and nuclear warheads to reach major US cities

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    KCNA
    President Donald Trump is meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore to discuss nuclear weapons.
    The stakes are high: US weapons experts believe North Korean missiles can strike anywhere in the US.
    A North Korean nuclear missile would take about 40 minutes to reach New York City once launched.
    However, very little is publicly known about the capabilities of North Korea's missile technologies.
    As President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un meet in Singapore, it's worth remembering a key impetus for the summit: North Korea can likely strike anywhere in the US with its nuclear weapons.
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  • Oil edges up on cautious optimism over Trump, Kim summit in Singapore

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    SINGAPORE - Oil prices edged up along with global markets on Tuesday on cautious optimism over the outcome of a summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore.
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  • President Trump Shakes Hands With Kim Jong Un

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un took a historic first step toward ending decades of enmity between the U.S. and North Korea, shaking hands to start a summit between two adversaries that only last year had seemed on the brink of nuclear war.
    With somber expressions, the two men opened their highly anticipated meeting in Singapore shortly after 9 a.m. local time Tuesday - 9 p.m. Monday in New York - marking the first face-to-face encounter between a sitting U.S. president and a leader of North Korea. They then appeared to warm up, smiling as they chatted after their initial...
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  • Watch Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un meet and shake hands for the first time

    4 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    President Trump met with North Korea's Kim Jong-un on Tuesday morning in a historic photo op at a Singapore hotel.
    Body language experts will be debating this moment for weeks to come.
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