12 February 2018, 08:59 | Joan Schultz
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'Fifty Shades Freed' dominates the weekend box office with $38.8 million
Holders fill in the last 2 spots on the USA box office in the shape of Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle and The Greatest Showman . The Fifty Shades of Grey franchise has now earned $1.089 billion worldwide, and is expected to top out at aruond $1.25 billion.
Senate majority leader announces 2-year budget accord
Congress has been dragging its heels on passing a long-term budget deal, which lead to a short government shutdown last month . Senator Lindsey Graham of SC said $160 billion in the bill will be used "to rebuild a military that's in decline".
Pence, Warmbier's father meet with North Korean defectors
The South Korean president also stressed the need for the communist North to resume its dialogue with the United States. But South Korea has said the agreement failed to meet victims' needs, calling for more steps.
These displays of unity at the Olympics fill us with hope
A big one could be a demand to cease the US-South Korean war games that North Korea claims are preparation for invasion. Kim Yo Jong is the sister of North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un and is a key advisor to her brother.