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Tony Awards TV audience slumps without 'Hamilton'

The show depicts a lonely teenager, Evan Hansen , who makes up a previous friendship with a classmate who just committed suicide. The audience in advertisers' coveted 18- to 49-year-old demographic tumbled even more steeply, by about 44 percent, the data showed.


S. Korea accuses North of spying on United States missile system

S. Korea accuses North of spying on United States missile system

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis declared North Korea the " most urgent and unsafe threat" to world peace and security in a written testimony for the U.S. Amid North Korea's claims, the United States is focusing on the possibility of North Korea's ICBM launch taking place this year. The South and North remain locked in a decades long conflict, Japan has no diplomatic relations with North Korea , while China is Pyongyang's only regional ally but has tense relations with ...



Senators Accuse Sessions Of 'Stonewalling' On Russia Inquiry

If you didn't know, via obscure Latin etymology, that the word "testify" is related to the word "testicles", you sure could have guessed it from watching Senate testimony pretty much any time ever but certainly this year (for what it's worth in Rome, you swore on your balls to tell the truth).



Suspected North Korea drone took photos of US missile-defense site

North Korean drones are known to have flown over South Korea several times. Also, last week the prospect for Moon's push to expand cross-border exchanges with North Korea was thrown into doubt as North Korea rejected a Seoul civic group's offer to provide relief items.



Timeline of Otto Warmbier's saga in North Korea

Former National Basketball Association star Dennis Rodman is expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday for a trip the State Department said was not an official us visit, CNN reported on Monday. "Mr Warmbier is en route to the U.S. where he will be reunited with his family". The State Department said it was aware of Rodman's visit, but that Rodman was traveling as a "private citizen".



North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma

Warmbier has said he arrived in North Korea on December 29, 2015, and was arrested January 2, 2016, as he prepared to fly out of Pyongyang's global airport. Warmbier's release came on the same day the former National Basketball Association star Dennis Rodman arrived in the North. Rodman is known to have a close friendship with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.