The South Korean government also formally accused North Korea of carrying out the attack on the half brother of Kim Jong-un.
The president seemed to be suggesting, falsely, that the Scandinavian country had been attacked by terrorists.
Planes dropped leaflets urging Islamic State fighters to lay down their arms.
Keeping It By PAUL SULLIVAN February 19, 2017 If there is a wild, out-there script to becoming a billionaire, Mark Cuban could lay claim to following it. Mr. Cuban, worth $3.4 billion, now owns the Dallas Mavericks, which won the N.B.A. championship in 2011, and is a star of “Shark Tank,” a reality television… Continue reading
A look at 10 billionaires’ money reveals one thing the superrich have in common: a large amount of cash and liquid securities.
When several hedge fund managers fell off the list of the nation’s 400 richest people last year, some wealth watchers took it as a sign of a changing financial landscape.
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS February 18, 2017 NEW ORLEANS — Glenn Robinson III became the N.B.A.’s new dunk king on Saturday night, with an assist from his Indiana teammate Paul George, the Pacers’ mascot and a Pacers cheerleader. Robinson, 23, leapt over all three for a reverse dunk — nearly touching his head on the… Continue reading
By SCOTT CACCIOLA February 18, 2017 NEW ORLEANS — Carmelo Anthony had planned to vacation with his family in Cuba and Puerto Rico. The costs of the trip were nonrefundable. Then the N.B.A. called. Anthony, who remains the face of the Knicks, for now if not forever, answered and became the league’s saddest All-Star…. Continue reading
John F. Kelly, the secretary of Homeland Security, said a revised travel ban was coming that would apply to fewer people.
Town Hall Briefing By MATT FLEGENHEIMER and THOMAS KAPLAN February 18, 2017 MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. — The Republican lawmakers stood with fixed smiles, shifting in place, facing down turmoil but no trial inside a municipal courtroom overstuffed with constituents. Across the room, the first questioner foretold a long Saturday morning: “Are you personally proud,” the man,… Continue reading