March 7, Wednesday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Mick Corliss and Ms. Mariko Kojima

1. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in are to hold a summit in late April.
2. Campaigning has begun for the U.S. mid-term congressional elections. The outcome may affect President Donald Trump’s reelection bid.
3. Japan’s Paralympic team has been welcomed to the athletes’ village in PyeongChang, South Korea.