Half of Americans approve of Trump's handling of North Korea - Reuters/Ipsos poll

Kim-Trump summit: Where does it leave the main players?

President Donald Trump has arrived back in Washington from his historic nuclear summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Singapore.

When Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong visited the global media center for the summit at F1 Pit Building on Sunday, he said it will cost the city state "around 20 million Singaporean dollars" (W16.1 billion, US$1=W1,078) to host the "historic summit".

Trump was also optimistic about the progress they achieved, stating, "We are going to take care of a very big and very unsafe problem for the world".

But like everyone else, military chiefs in South Korea were caught off-guard by Trump's unilateral declaration of an end to joint exercises, which is likely to embolden conservatives calling for Seoul to develop nuclear weapons of its own. So, we want the president to be successful in gaining a way in which the Korean Peninsula will be nuclear-free. So, the president made some concessions.

After almost five hours of unprecedented talks between Trump and Kim on Tuesday, the two leaders signed a document in which Kim "reaffirmed his firm and unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula" and the U.S. agreed to "provide security guarantees".

She also went on air to report on the deaths of Kim Jong Il and Kim Il Sung, Kim Jong Un's father and grandfather.

CDC: Pre-cut melon recalled after multi-state salmonella outbreak
No deaths have been reported, but 60 people have been sickened in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, and Ohio. -States with people sickened: MI (32), IN (11), Missouri (10), IL (six) and OH (one).

"The president said it will be verified", the reporter said to Pompeo in South Korea, to which Pompeo responded, "Of course it will".

Trump left the discussions assured that Kim would begin dismantling his country's missile sites in the immediate future, telling ABC News that Kim "trusts me, and I trust him".

The secretary of state said on Wednesday that the us wants quick progress on North Korea's promise to dismantle its nuclear program.

The decision to publish extensive coverage of the summit seems to reflect North Korea's desire to portray itself to citizens as a player on the global stage, and is considered by some to be a propaganda coup.

The welcome from Japan was conspicuously less effusive than from other countries, with Tokyo under direct threat from North Korean missiles and reliant on the USA for its defence.

Ultimately, that may end up being the only option that the United States has short of war.

Related News:

  • Trump Responds To Robert De Niro, Calls Him 'Punch-Drunk'

    And, after the f-bombs at the Tonys on Sunday night, it looks like De Niro is staying true to his word about speaking out. He made it through University of Pennsylvania, so he was exposed to a quality education, but he's still an idiot'.
    Police sergeant rescues child from busy roadway

    Police sergeant rescues child from busy roadway

    Mannino alerted dispatch that he caught the boy and would begin the search for his parents, according to the Naperville Sun . A heroic police officer jumped into action as he spotted a young child running along an IL highway as cars zipped past.
    Domino's Pizza offering to fill in potholes nominated by customers

    Domino's Pizza offering to fill in potholes nominated by customers

    The plan is to make deliveries smoother by making pothole repairs in towns nominated by their customers. The fixed pot holes are then stamped with a Domino's logo and the motivational slogan "Oh yes we did".
  • Trump endorses GOP Rep. Mark Sanford's primary challenger

    Trump endorses GOP Rep. Mark Sanford's primary challenger

    Voters then choose which candidate from that specific party they want to represent that party in November's general election. Some Democrats are upset that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has already backed Luria before the primary.
    Tesla cuts 9 percent of workforce in bid to post profit

    Tesla cuts 9 percent of workforce in bid to post profit

    Most employees assigned to Home Depot positions will have the option to move to Tesla's retail stores, says Musk. Musk said the layoffs won't affect production of the Model 3 , since no production associates are being be cut.
    Hollow Knight coming to Nintendo Switch today

    Hollow Knight coming to Nintendo Switch today

    The Switch's online services are now free, but starting in September Nintendo will begin to charge for online multiplayer. A brand new skin is now available in Fortnite-but it's exclusive for players with PlayStation Plus accounts.
  • Brazil´s Fred suffers ankle injury

    Brazil´s Fred suffers ankle injury

    Five times World Cup winners Brazil have been using Tottenham Hotspur's training ground to prepare for the tournament. Castro's previous tweet described how the 25-year-old had appeared to be in "a lot of pain" following the incident.
    How Vettel and Ferrari turned 'disaster' into triumph

    How Vettel and Ferrari turned 'disaster' into triumph

    He said the win was special because it came 40 years after Canadian Gilles Villeneuve had won his first race for Ferrari . That meant the engine was running hot and we had to manage temperatures, costing performance, in the opening stint.
    USA  judge clears AT&T merger with Time Warner

    USA judge clears AT&T merger with Time Warner

    Waiting in the wings are potential big-billions deals involving 21st Century Fox and Disney, Verizon and CBS, T-Mobile and Sprint. In after-market trading following the ruling , shares of Time Warner rose almost 5 percent and AT&T shares fell 1.6 percent.
  • Microsoft working on video game streaming service

    Microsoft working on video game streaming service

    The rumor mill has been activated once more, and this time the talks are about Microsoft's next-generation console. Sony has been able to consistently deliver blockbuster exclusive games that has helped boost its market share.
    United Bid Selected to Host the 2026 FIFA World Cup

    United Bid Selected to Host the 2026 FIFA World Cup

    The 2026 tournament will be the first hosted by multiple countries since the 2002 World Cup in Japan and South Korea. Expect it to add a World Cup semifinal to its resume.

    Cyberpunk 2077 Promises Stunning Character Creation, Male or Female

    Already, we see fans threatening to not purchase the game due to this recently confirmed feature. The most truly cyberpunk aspect of combat, though, is the ability to hack into your enemies.


Most liked

Losing Owner Ignites a Triple Crown Brouhaha
There were no surprises awaiting his rivals when Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert entered him for the Belmont last Monday. Baffert then threw him right into the Grade I Santa Anita Derby , which he won by 3 lengths.

'Catastrophic' risk of death for 300,000 Yemeni children trapped by attack
Around two-thirds of the country's population of 27 million relies on aid and 8.4 million are already at risk of starving. But it could set off a prolonged street-by-street battle that inflicts heavy casualties.

Three killed in Saudi Arabia following Houthi missile attack
The United Nations fears that a battle in Hodeidah could be devastating for the estimated 600,000 people still living in the city. Malki also said that legitimate forces in Yemen are preparing to cut the Houthis' route of supplies towards Saada.

Tony Award Windfall to Boost 'The Band's Visit'
Laurie Metcalf won her second Tony, playing a younger version of Jackson's imperious character in Three Tall Women . Of its 11 nominations, " The Band's Visit " received 10 Tony awards - the most for any nominees of the night.

Defeat devices reportedly found in diesel Daimlers
A device can be classified as illegal if exhaust filtering systems are deactivated too early or without good reason. It's now unclear how many models in the United Kingdom are impacted.

Trump slams Robert De Niro as 'a very Low IQ individual'
In these perilous times, you rock the vote, always fighting for truth, transparency and integrity in government. And I apologize to [Canadian Prime Minister] Justin Trudeau and the other people at the G7".

Neymar shines for Brazil
The first scare came in the third minute following a late tackle from behind by midfielder Alessandro Schoepf. The Selecao superstar moved to 55 goals in 85 caps, equaling the record of 1994 World Cup victor Romario.

Infinity War's Directors Received Death Threats Over Hawkeye's Absence
On a mission to collect all six Infinity Stones, Thanos plans to use the artifacts to inflict his twisted will on reality. Since being released in late April, the superhero film has broken multiple box office records.

Amazon Prime discounts for Whole Foods stores spread to 10 more states
The perks program includes an extra 10% off sale items and rotating deals for members of Amazon's $119-a-year Prime membership. It's worth noting that the Prime member savings are also available in Whole Foods Market 365 stores nationwide.

Apple Blocks Crypto Mining Apps On Its Products
It can generate excessive heat and put a serious strain on the resources of a device - all the things Apple wants to restrain. Cloud-based mining allows the user to take advantage of a shared processing power which is generally run from data centers.

Government avoids EU Withdrawal Bill defeat after last-ditch deal on 'meaningful vote'
One says: "If we do not get what we were promised the Government will be defeated after we have amended the Bill in the Lords". Government sources signalled to the Press Association that ministers were set to back the move.

Trump adviser apologizes for saying ‘special place in hell’ for Trudeau
The next morning, Navarro and chief economics adviser Larry Kudlow were deployed to the Sunday talk shows. Tuesday, Bloomberg News reported .

Actress Rose McGowan indicted on cocaine charge in Virginia
Actress and activist Rose McGowan will stand trial in January on a charge of felony cocaine possession in Virginia. On October 30, McGowan first publicly responded to the existence of the warrant on Twitter.

"Super Smash Bros. Ultimate" Brings Absurdly Stacked Roster to Switch
From the Switch screens, it looks like both Switches are playing the same Super Mario Party game which tells us two things. Ultimate , Fortite for Switch, Mew for Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu and Eevee, and others, we've posted those below as well.

Colorado 416 Fire doubles in size; 1300 homes evacuated
Emergency responders say they've kept a week-old wildfire in southwestern Colorado from destroying any houses so far. An additional 220 homes were evacuated Saturday, said Megan Graham, a spokeswoman for La Plata County, Colorado.