Madam Secretary EPs Discuss Elizabeth's Arrest (?!) in Episode 100

Warning: This post contains spoilers for Madam Secretary‘s fall finale.  After Sunday’s Madam Secretary, it’s never been more clear that Elizabeth McCord is the kind of person who’d make a great United States president. She’s just got to get out of jail first. Yep, the Secretary of State wound up under arrest at the end of the CBS […]

Saudi Arabia paid the US $100 million on the same day Mike Pompeo visited Riyadh to discuss Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance

Leah Millis/Pool via AP The US received a payment of $ 100 million from Saudi Arabia on the same day that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Riyadh to meet with Saudi leaders on the investigation into journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance. US officials denied that the payment had anything to do with Pompeo’s visit or […]

PM May seeks to discuss her Brexit stance with Trump, who says it could sink trade deal with US

Theresa May is seeking a one-on-one meeting with Donald Trump to discuss her Brexit negotiating stance, which the president said could sink a much-anticipated trade deal with the US and steer the UK in the wrong direction. “She’s looking forward to sitting down with the president and talking him through the white paper,” the spokesman […]

US, North Korea set up working groups to discuss ‘nitty gritty’ nuclear stuff

Washington and Pyongyang have agreed to establish working groups that would handle the most pressing issues on the bilateral agenda, in particular, the course of North Korea’s de-nuclearization efforts, State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a statement Friday. She said the groups’ work will be focused on “nitty gritty stuff,” without providing any specific […]

Here’s when you should discuss mental health with your partner, according to relationships experts

Ron Batzdorff/NBC It’s never easy disclosing information about your mental health to someone, but you should try to help your partner understand it. There’s no exact time you should start the discussion, but there are some signs you’re on the right path.  If you trust them, they seem open about mental illness, and you see […]

Lavrov & Pompeo discuss Syria, N. Korea in phone call

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have had a phone conversation, in which they discussed the resolution of the Syrian crisis, as well as the situation on the Korean Peninsula, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement. The two diplomats also discussed the bilateral contacts between Moscow […]

Russia and Rwanda discuss air-defense systems supplies

Russia and Rwanda have good cooperation in the military-technical sphere, and Russian-developed vehicles in service in the country’s army may soon get new additions, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Sunday. “The supplies of air-defense systems are currently being discussed,” the top Russian diplomat said during a press briefing with his Rwandan counterpart Louise Mushikiwabo. […]

The Russo Brothers Reveal ‘Infinity War’ Deleted Scene, Discuss Their Favorite Scene, and More

Avengers: Infinity War directors the Russo Brothers took time out of their victory lap to reveal a specific Infinity War deleted scene that didn’t make it into their mammoth superhero sequel. They also weighed in on the film’s post-credits scene, and their favorite scenes in the film. Spoilers follow. Infinity War Deleted Scene There’s a lot going […]

Germany, France, UK, US to discuss next steps in London on Sunday after Syria strikes

Germany will meet with France, Britain and the United States in London on Sunday to discuss their next steps after airstrikes were launched against Syria early on Saturday, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said. The talks will be held in the British capital to coordinate further actions, the minister told reporters in Berlin. Germany plans […]