Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito and his wife, Masako, represent a lot of firsts for an imperial couple: university-educated, multilingual and with years of experience living overseas, during which Naruhito even did his own laundry.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that U.S. talks with North Korea would be "bumpy," but expressed hope there would be several more chances to discuss how to move forward to the country's denuclearization.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday at a summit designed to show that Washington is not the only power able to set the agenda on Pyongyang's nuclear program.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made a dramatic entrance Wednesday in Russia's far-eastern city of Vladivostok, arriving from Pyongyang amid much fanfare in an armored train at the city's central station.
U.S. Department of Justice staff have
made an internal recommendation that Goldman Sachs Group Inc
plead guilty as part of any potential settlement over its
role in a corruption scandal involving a Malaysian sovereign
wealth fund, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday.
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