10 things you need to know today: April 27, 2018

Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in meet for a historic summit, jurors find Bill Cosby guilty of sexual assault, and more

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1. Kim Jong Un, Moon Jae-in meet for historic summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met Friday in a historic summit, agreeing to work toward a "common goal" of denuclearization. The two leaders also are paving the way for a meeting between Kim and President Trump. Kim became the first North Korean leader since the 1950-53 Korean War to step into South Korea as he and Moon shook hands, smiling, in the so-called peace village of Panmunjom on the border. "We are at a starting line today, where a new history of peace, prosperity, and inter-Korean relations is being written," Kim said. In the U.S., the parents of Otto Warmbier filed a wrongful death lawsuit accusing North Korea of torturing their son, leading to his death last year.

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