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Nobel Peace Prize winners warn nuclear war is 'a tantrum away'

Nobel Peace Prize winners warn nuclear war is 'a tantrum away'Mankind’s destruction caused by a nuclear war is just one “impulsive tantrum away”, the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), warned on Sunday as the United States and North Korea exchange threats over the nation’s nuclear tests. “Will it be the end of nuclear weapons, or will it be the end of us?” ICAN head Beatrice Fihn said in a speech after receiving the peace prize on behalf of the anti-nuclear group.



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'Everyone Knew' Matt Lauer 'Cheated On' Wife, but Misconduct Allegations Are 'a Shock': Sources

'Everyone Knew' Matt Lauer 'Cheated On' Wife, but Misconduct Allegations Are 'a Shock': SourcesOusted Today host Matt Lauer had multiple extramarital affairs, sources allege to PEOPLE



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Britain will not pay 'a penny more' than it thinks right to leave EU: Boris Johnson

Britain will not pay 'a penny more' than it thinks right to leave EU: Boris JohnsonBritain will pay “not a penny more, not a penny less” than what the government thinks its legal obligations are to the European Union as the country leaves the bloc, foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Friday. Talking to BBC Radio Four, Johnson said his comment that the EU could “go whistle” on its demands for payment was in response to being asked whether Britain would pay “100 billion euros or pounds”, and not a suggestion that the government would not pay.



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Sheriff's deputy among 8 killed in Miss. lauded as 'a hero'

Sheriff's deputy among 8 killed in Miss. lauded as 'a hero'BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant and others on Thursday saluted a sheriff's deputy who was among the eight people killed in a series of shootings Saturday and Sunday.



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Trump says North Korea's Kim is 'a pretty smart cookie'

Trump says North Korea's Kim is 'a pretty smart cookie'US President Donald Trump offered some backhanded praise for North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, calling him “a pretty smart cookie” in a television interview that aired Sunday. Trump’s almost admiring remarks came amid soaring tensions with North Korea over its missile and nuclear programs, with an alarmed Washington looking to China for help in reining in Kim. Trump said he had “no idea” whether Kim was sane or not, but said the North Korean leader had faced a formidable challenge in taking over the country at a reported age of 27 after his father’s death in 2011.



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'A few dozen' US troops deployed to Somalia: Pentagon

'A few dozen' US troops deployed to Somalia: PentagonThe United States is deploying “a few dozen” troops to Somalia to assist the national army and conduct unspecified security operations, a US military spokeswoman said Saturday. The soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division, a light infantry unit trained for air assaults, will mainly train and equip Somalia’s army “to better fight Al-Shabab,” an Al-Qaeda linked extremist group, the spokeswoman for the US Africa Command based in Germany, Samantha Reho, told AFP.



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Woman Arrested in 'Make My Day' Home Invasion Case Has 'a Lot of Regrets,' Defends Shooter

Woman Arrested in 'Make My Day' Home Invasion Case Has 'a Lot of Regrets,' Defends ShooterElizabeth Rodriguez was the getaway driver in the in the home invasion gone wrong that left her boyfriend and two others dead.



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Democrat on House Oversight Committee says firing of US Attorney Preet Bharara raises 'a lot of questions'

Democrat on House Oversight Committee says firing of US Attorney Preet Bharara raises 'a lot of questions'Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings is interviewed on "This Week."



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Where 'A Day Without a Woman' marches will be held in the US today

Where 'A Day Without a Woman' marches will be held in the US todayThis Wednesday, the United States may find out. Coming off the heels of the Jan. 21 Women’s Marches, which by some estimates drew more than 3 million participants across the US, organizers are urging women to strike in protest against misogyny, inequality, and oppression. The strike, which marks the first major action by organizers of the Women’s March, was inspired in part by recent ”Day Without an Immigrant” protests, which took place last month.



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'A Day Without a Woman' protests across the U.S.

'A Day Without a Woman' protests across the U.S.American women stayed home from work, zipped up their wallets, wore red and joined rallies across the country to demonstrate their economic clout Wednesday as part of International Women’s Day events around the globe. The Day Without a Woman protest in the U.S. was put together by organizers of the vast women’s marches that were held coast-to-coast the day after President Donald Trump’s inauguration. School districts including those in Prince George’s County, Maryland; Alexandria, Virginia; and Chapel Hill, North Carolina, canceled classes because so many teachers and other employees were expected to be out. In Providence, Rhode Island, the municipal court closed for lack of staff members.



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