| May 22, 2013
| 4:47 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Rep. Mike Rogers has pulled off a rare feat in a bitterly divided Congress — a working, productive relationship with Democrats in overseeing the nation's 16 spy agencies.
The question now is whether the...
| May 16, 2013
The Korean War is often referred to as the forgotten war.
But it was not forgotten Thursday as Somerset County Korean War veterans were honored in a ceremony at the Somerset County Office Building.
Lt. Col. Kang Moon Ho, assistant defense attache for...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
A conference to promote peace between communist and capitalist adversaries might sound like an antiquated notion in the post-Cold War era.
But in this 60th anniversary year of the signing of the Korean War armistice, which suspended the fighting but...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Nervous and scared are how one man describes the feelings of people he knows in South Korea.
Tensions between North and South Korea are nothing new.
With threats of nuclear war, many Koreans living in our area are growing more and more concerned...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:57 AM
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The prospect of a North Korean missile test is "considerably high," South Korea's foreign minister told lawmakers Wednesday as Pyongyang calmly prepared to mark the April 15 birthday of its founder, historically a...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:30 AM
The idea of a nuclear Iran -- and of preventing a nuclear Iran -- terrifies security analysts.
Those who argue for a preemptive strike against Iran cannot explain exactly how American planes and missiles would take out all the subterranean nuclear...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:18 PM
One unlikely benefit of the North Korea crisis is that the world may be getting fed up with the country's pugnacious young leader, Kim Jong Un. In his belligerent talk of war, Kim appears to have crossed a line, upsetting traditional allies such as...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:46 PM
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Koreans celebrated the birthday of their first leader Monday by dancing in plazas and snacking on peanuts, with little hint of the fiery language that has kept the international community fearful that a missile...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 2:39 PM
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — After a day of festivities to mark the 101st birthday of its first leader, North Korea on Tuesday offered new prickly rhetoric against the United States and South Korea, which are watching closely for signs whether it...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 2:53 PM
North Korea and the United States are doing their best to sound like they are more than ready to go to war. The Pyongyang regime put its missiles on "highest alert" after threatening to "mercilessly strike" the U.S. mainland, Hawaii and Guam. Yesterday...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Dale Sveum must be trying to get fired.
Or maybe the Cubs manager hates Cubs fans.
Or perhaps he’s an agent of evil sent by North Korea’s Kim Jong-un to destroy the Cubs because their legendary ineptitude and continued consignment to a...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:03 PM
Syrian authorities were sending reinforcements to strife-torn Aleppo, opposition activists said, as outgunned rebels in the northern city tried to deliver a potentially decisive blow to the government of President Bashar Assad....