North Korea assails US, South Korea and UN nuclear agency

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea is accusing the United States of "political and military provocations" and South Korea of "double-dealing behavior." North Korea's U.N. Ambassador K...

Japan sees NKorea missile, China space activity as threat

TOKYO (AP) — Japan has raised its caution level about North Korea's missile capability, saying in a defense report that the country resumed missile tests while taking no concrete denuclearization step...

Trump wants to keep NKorea sanctions, won't rule out summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the U.S. wants to keep economic sanctions in place to pressure North Korea to give up nuclear weapons, but isn't ruling out a third summit with Kim Jong U...

Spain: North Korea embassy raiders offered stolen data to FBI

The leader of a North Korean dissident group raided the North Korean Embassy in Madrid last month and offered stolen materials to the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), a Spanish court has said...

Seoul: North Korea withdrew staff from liaison office

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has withdrawn its staff from an inter-Korean liaison office in North Korea. The development came after the second U.S.-North Ko...

Seoul: North Korea launch would be catastrophe for diplomacy

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean presidential adviser says a possible North Korean rocket launch would be "catastrophic" for diplomacy on the North's nuclear program. U.S.-ba...

China calls US-North Korea summit an 'important step'

BEIJING (AP) — China's foreign minister says the U.S.-North Korea summit in Vietnam last week was an "important step" toward denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula. Chinese Foreign...

North Korea rebuilding rocket test site: report

North Korea has started restoring part of a long-range rocket launch site it dismantled last year, according to a report published on Wednesday by Washington-based think tank 38 North. Satellite evid...

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The lunch that never was: Trump's North Korea summit falters

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The table was set, with flowers in vases and menus tucked inside white napkins. Water glasses were filled. Wicker fans provided a cool breeze. But nobody came. ...

North Korea media tries slicker, quicker summit coverage

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — North Koreans have been getting a quicker, more polished look at their leader as he meets with President Donald Trump in Vietnam in their second summit. But one thing hasn't chan...

Trump, at North Korea summit, distracted by Cohen

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The moment was meant to be a grand diplomatic triumph, a headline-dominating spectacle that could lead to the disarmament of a dangerous nation while delivering a vital political...

Trump projects optimism before second North Korea summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is projecting optimism before a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, as he seeks to manage expectations for the meeting. Trump...

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. 'THERE CANNOT BE WAR AND INVESTIGATION' In a line from hi...

Trump-Kim summit in Vietnam may be win for all

BANGKOK (AP) — Vietnam’s selection as the venue for the second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is largely a matter of convenience and security, bu...