Advertisement
United Kingdom  

“News neutrality by unbiased coverage”
One News Page
> >

The Week in News: May 12th - May 18th

One News Page Staff Friday, 18 May 2018
The Week in News: May 12th - May 18thby

Another week has been and gone in the news, and with it, some fairly big stories – as well as a few odd moments here and there which you may not have noticed along the way. As always, we’re here to help break them down for you in this weekly digest – just in case you missed anything important!

Is North Korea Flip-Flopping Over US Summit?
Just days after Kim Jong-Un confirmed that he would be meeting with US President Donald Trump via historical summit in Singapore later this June, Pyongyang press issued a statement regarding US security representative John Bolton – as the US continues to profess that they wish for North Korea to dismantle and decommission their nuclear arsenal. North Korea aren’t too pleased – and warn that unless the US tones down its rhetoric ahead of the meeting, they may have to ‘reconsider’ their participation.

North Korea threatens to call off off next month's summit with U.S.
North Korea threatens to call off off next month's summit with U.S.

Yanny or Laurel?
Chances are if you’ve read any mainstream media pieces this week or have been active on social media you will have heard of the latest viral test – where it seems that from one sound clip of an automated voice reportedly saying the name ‘Laurel’, many are hearing ‘Yanny’ instead. It’s the blue/gold dress saga all over again – and even the White House got involved, with Donald Trump poking fun at himself claiming he could hear ‘covfefe’ instead.

Trending: Laurel Or YannyTrending: Laurel Or Yanny

Bill Cosby Set to be Sentenced
It’s not been long since US TV legend Bill Cosby was convicted on three counts of sexual assault – and it won’t be long until he’s sentenced for such crimes. He’ll be informed of the amount of time he’ll spend behind bars later this September, with the assumed maximum sentencing available believed to be up to thirty years in total.

Cosby To Be Sentenced September 24
Cosby To Be Sentenced September 24

The Royal Wedding Approaches – After Some Mayhem
Anyone hoping that the royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle this weekend would go without a mishap may well have been reading and watching the news in recent days behind their fingers – as some of the Markle family have made themselves infamous to press with a number of very public statements about how they feel about upcoming nuptials. Meghan’s father, Thomas Markle, will not be attending the wedding – he’s recently undergone heart surgery – with Prince Charles reportedly taking her down the aisle instead.

Prince Charles will walk Meghan Markle down the aisle
Prince Charles will walk Meghan Markle down the aisle

It’s sometimes hard to cram in all of the biggest stories of the week into one column – but we make sure you get the best of the week in one easily digestible package! Let’s see what the next seven days has in store for us!

13
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: KMTV Action 3 News - < > Embed
News video: Area National Police Week events

▶ Area National Police Week events 01:36

Omaha metro honors law enforcement during National Police Week

Recent related news

The huge giveaway sign that could reveal when Meghan Markle is pregnant – according to royal expert

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry married in May this year [Getty] After Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, the Duchess and Duke of Sussex, tied the knot in May this...
OK! - Celebrities

Top things you may have missed about policing this week

News and opinion gathered from outlets across the country by Policing the USA.
USATODAY.com - Front PageAlso reported by •BBC Local News

Guardiola cites fatigue as factor for stricken De Bruyne

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes Kevin De Bruyne’s heavy workload for club and country over the past year may have been a contributing factor to...
SoccerNews.com - Sports

Trade War May Push China To Russian Energy

Although China has backpedaled on proposed tariffs on U.S. crude imports, the move is indicative of its need to diversify sources and steps may now be taken to...
OilPrice.com - Markets

You Might Like


Tweets about this

RealXMusicLIVE

X MUSIC LIVE ‘The Most Accurate Bellwether:’ GOP fears mount over Ohio special election: It’s time for Republicans to start worr… https://t.co/JI1OkfHba8 2 hours ago

ryangoldy8

Ryan RT @ryangoldy8: After hearing the awful news that my grandad got diagnosed with skin cancer this week, I’ve decided to run the Nottingham 1… 2 hours ago

BrunoDietitian

Bruno RT @PENGDT: PENG support @PINNTcharity HAN Week, 6th-12th August 2018 - https://t.co/Yh31kkMPOQ #HAN2018 #HANweek2018 #enteralnutrition #pa… 3 hours ago

PENGDT

PENG Communications PENG support @PINNTcharity HAN Week, 6th-12th August 2018 - https://t.co/Yh31kkMPOQ #HAN2018 #HANweek2018… https://t.co/ArMA13dq7Y 3 hours ago

Becke_Davidson

Becke Davidson 🌊🌊🌊 RT @BrindaStar: “He seems nice on TV, but when you meet him in person you can tell he really cares.”-My Delaware County Mom-in-Law, who met… 11 hours ago

stephark

stephen harker RT @Dawson_Cornwell: Following last week’s Supreme Court decision in Owens v Owens, Lisette Dupré’s Divorce & Dissolution webinar will be a… 13 hours ago

anupma_j

Anupma Jain RT @soccerwoborders: 2,715 apple slices, 15 popped soccer balls, 12 dropped ice cream bars, 291 participants, 44 coaches, 29 countries...th… 13 hours ago

Wiggy1234

Wiggy @davidhobbs1990 12th for Leeds? Eh have u not seen the news this week. We have filled the gaps and now we're good to go 14 hours ago


Other recent news in World

Former UN Secretary-General KOFI ANNAN dies aged 80KOFI ANNAN DIES at 80 after 'short illness'; family of former UN chief says he 'passed away peacefully'
Genoa holds state funeral for 19 victims as toll rises to 42 in ITALY BRIDGE COLLAPSEItaly BRIDGE COLLAPSE: No apology to victims

Recent related videos

Andrew Lincoln’s ‘The Walking Dead’ Exit Shakes More Than Fans [Video]Andrew Lincoln’s ‘The Walking Dead’ Exit Shakes More Than Fans

The upcoming exit of Andrew Lincoln has left a lot of the series’ long-time fans concerned over the future of The Walking Dead. Uproxx reports that Lincoln, obviously, is the leader of the show and..

Wochit Entertainment -

Iran Announces New Fighter Jet [Video]Iran Announces New Fighter Jet

Reuters reports that Iran will unveil a new fighter jet next week. The defense minister was quoted as saying by Fars news agency on Saturday, developing missile capabilities will remain Tehran’s top..

Wochit -

'Inhumans' Star As Bruce Lee In Quentin Tarantino Film [Video]'Inhumans' Star As Bruce Lee In Quentin Tarantino Film

Actor Mike Moh now has his next role, and it's a big one. The actor and martial arts maestro is set to play Bruce Lee in Quentin Taratino's upcoming Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Although Moh had been..

Wochit News -

Iran Will Continue To Develop Missiles [Video]Iran Will Continue To Develop Missiles

The defense minister said on Saturday, Iran will unveil a new fighter jet next week and continue developing missile capabilities as a top priority. This in defiance of new U.S. sanctions aimed at..

Wochit News -

•More original news reports from One News Page
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2018 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest