| Apr 9, 2012
| 12:33 PM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Recent satellite images show North Korea is digging a new underground tunnel in what appears to be preparation for a third nuclear test, according to South Korean intelligence officials.
The excavation at North Korea's...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 5:26 AM
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean space officials said Tuesday all assembly and preparations for this week's planned satellite launch have been completed and denied it is a cover for a missile test.
Space officials told reporters at a news...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Officials from the United States and the United Nations say the U.N. Security Council will meet Friday to discuss North Korea's botched long-range missile launch -- an act U.N. officials called deplorable and destabilizing despite its failure.
| May 31, 2012
| 6:33 AM
North Koreaproclaimed itself a "nuclear state" this week following a revision of its constitution earlier this year.
Kim Jong-Il has "transferred the country into an undefeated country with strong political ideology, a nuclear power state, and invincible...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 6:04 AM
So little is known about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that the identity of a woman seen by his side during more than one official engagement has sparked a flurry of speculation worldwide.
Was the slim woman in the sharp black suit his sister, wife...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 10:31 AM
North Korea'syouthful leader, Kim Jong Un, has married a woman named Ri Sol Ju, according to a report by state news agency KCNA Wednesday.
The couple appeared together at the opening of the Rungna People's Pleasure Ground in the capital, Pyongyang, the...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:07 AM
Dick Clark ran company as he played host; fortune thought to be in 'hundreds of millions'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dick Clark married music and television long before "American Idol." But his legacy extends well beyond the persona of the laid-back host...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 7:57 AM
North Korea said Monday that it would soon initiate "special actions" aimed at destroying the South Korean president and his government.
North Korean armed forces will use "unprecedented peculiar means and methods of our own style" to carry out the...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:06 AM
Political stakes rise in fight over student loans as both sides see chance to show priorities
WASHINGTON (AP)— Democrats and Republicans alike say they want to prevent the cost of federal loans from ballooning for millions of students. But the...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:14 AM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea will burn like a "sea of fire." Seoul's "rat-like" president will be struck with a "bolt of lightning." The country's media companies will be blown up in missile strikes.
North Korea has fired off many...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:16 AM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seven years of U.N. sanctions against North Korea have done nothing to derail Pyongyang's drive for a nuclear weapon capable of hitting the United States. They may have even bolstered the Kim family by giving their...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:49 PM
The U.N. Security Council is correct in acting swiftly to defuse a volatile situation in North Korea.
The council imposed new sanctions Thursday aimed at targeting the economy and leadership of the country.
The resolution sent a powerful message to...