From focus to forgotten: Why is N. Korea not a focus at UN?

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Two years ago, Donald Trump used the spotlight of the annual U.N. conclave of world leaders to insult North Korea's leader ("Rocket Man") and threaten his nation with annihilatio...

Seoul: US-N Korea nuke talks will likely resume in 2-3 weeks

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's spy agency says nuclear negotiations between the United States and North Korea will likely resume within two to three weeks. The National Inte...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Sept. 11 The Charlotte Observer and Raleigh News & Observer on how a congressional election in ...

US, South Korea prepare military drills despite North’s ire

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea and the United States are preparing to hold their annual joint military exercises despite warnings from North Korea that the drills could derail fragile nuc...

South Korea's Moon calls Trump-Kim summit end of hostility

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's president calls a recent U.S.-North Korean summit at the Korean border an end of mutual hostility between the countries. President Moon Jae-in...

Seoul: US, N Korea in talks to set up 3rd Trump-Kim summit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean and U.S. officials are holding "behind-the-scenes talks" to arrange a third summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the fate...

Pompeo says US ready right now to resume talks with NKorea

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday the U.S. was prepared to resume talks with North Korea "at a moment's notice" if the North signaled it wanted discussions about denucleariz...

What China, North Korea are looking to achieve with summit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping travels to North Korea to meet leader Kim Jong Un this week looking to strengthen their sometimes shaky bond at a time when both are locked in di...

US and 25 nations accuse North Korea of violating sanctions

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States and 25 other countries are accusing North Korea of violating U.N. sanctions by importing far more than the annual limit of 500,000 barrels of refined petroleum ...

More remains identified as US troops killed in Korean War

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii (AP) — The U.S. military says it has identified the remains of three more Americans killed during the Korean War, even as efforts to recover additional remains h...

Key moments in Kim Jong Un's diplomatic charm offensive

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week expands a diplomatic charm offensive that has included meetings with leaders from Chi...

South Korean military on alert as North Korea prepares for missile launch

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – South Korean media raised alarms on Monday, March 11, that North Korea appears to be readying a missile for launch. The Chosun Ilbo reports that commercial satellite im...

North Koreans vote in state 'election'

North Koreans went to the polls on Sunday to approve the state selection of hundreds of members to the national legislature. The country's leader Kim Jong Un, recently returned from his second de...

Analysts: Normal operations restored at NKorean launch site

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. analysts say North Korea appears to have restored normal operations at a long-range rocket launch site it partially dismantled last year as part of disarmament steps. ...

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...