TAIPEI (Reuters) - Eighteen people died and 168 were injured when a train derailed in northeastern Taiwan on Sunday, authorities said, in the island's worst rail disaster in more than three decades.
Four carriages were overturned in the crash, which occurred in Yilan County near the coast on a line popular among tourists when all eight cars ran off the tracks, officials said.
Trump Says U.S. to Exit Nuclear Treaty, Russia Warns of Retaliation
ELKO, Nev/MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said Washington will exit the Cold-War era treaty that eliminated a class of nuclear weapons due to Russian violations, triggering a warning of retaliatory measures from Moscow.
The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, negotiated by then-President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev in 1987, required elimination of land-based short-range and intermediate-range nuclear and conventional missiles by both countries.
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Trump Would Prefer to Pick a Woman for U.N. Envoy
(Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would prefer to pick a woman to take over the job of Washington's United Nations ambassador.
Trump, speaking to reporters in Elko, Nevada, said he was currently interviewing three women and two men for the position.
Bolton Readies Moscow Visit Amid U.S. Concerns about Missile Treaty
By Steve Holland
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, will visit Moscow next week for talks that may include telling Russian officials that the United States plans to withdraw from the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.
Remains of More than 60 Babies, Fetuses Found Stashed in Detroit Funeral Home
(Reuters) - The remains of more than 60 infants and fetuses were found stashed in a Detroit funeral home, police said on Friday, calling the discovery "deeply disturbing."
The incident comes about a week after the badly decomposed bodies of 11 babies were found hidden in a false ceiling at a different funeral home in the Michigan city.
Comic Amy Schumer Backs Kaepernick, Says She Won't Do Super Bowl Ads
(Reuters) - U.S. comedian and actress Amy Schumer has said she will not appear in any commercials during the 2019 Super Bowl in support of National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protests against racial injustice.
"I personally told my reps I wouldn't do a Super Bowl commercial this year," Schumer wrote in an Instagram post on Friday.