AP PHOTOS: Life in North Korea, as Trump-Kim summit looms

North Korea has gone through a tremendous metamorphosis since leader Kim Jong Un assumed power after the death of his father late in 2011. What were once vacant lots or neighborhoods of traditional ho...

AP PHOTOS: Life in North Korea, as Trump-Kim summit looms

North Korea has gone through a tremendous metamorphosis since leader Kim Jong Un assumed power after the death of his father late in 2011. What were once vacant lots or neighborhoods of traditional ho...

AP PHOTOS: Life in North Korea, as Trump-Kim summit looms

North Korea has gone through a tremendous metamorphosis since leader Kim Jong Un assumed power after the death of his father late in 2011. What were once vacant lots or neighborhoods of traditional ho...

AP PHOTOS: Life in North Korea, as Trump-Kim summit looms

North Korea has gone through a tremendous metamorphosis since leader Kim Jong Un assumed power after the death of his father late in 2011. What were once vacant lots or neighborhoods of traditional ho...

AP PHOTOS: Life in North Korea, as Trump-Kim summit looms

North Korea has gone through a tremendous metamorphosis since leader Kim Jong Un assumed power after the death of his father late in 2011. What were once vacant lots or neighborhoods of traditional ho...

AP PHOTOS: Life in North Korea, as Trump-Kim summit looms

North Korea has gone through a tremendous metamorphosis since leader Kim Jong Un assumed power after the death of his father late in 2011. What were once vacant lots or neighborhoods of traditional ho...

With nuclear deal under threat, Iran shows off centrifuges

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The star of a live television interview in Iran's new nuclear workshop wasn't the head of the country's atomic agency, but three centrifuges labeled in English in th...

TEPCO employee dies working inside Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A worker involved in the clean-up and maintenance of the damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan, died suddenly on Wednesday June 6, according to local media. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, June 7, the 158th day of 2018. There are 207 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 7, 1...

AmCham releases 2018 White Paper on Taiwan's business climate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taiwan, released their annual White Paper on issues in various industries, government regulations, and the overall busine...

Perry defends Trump directive on coal, nuclear plants

WASHINGTON (AP) — Energy Secretary Rick Perry is defending President Donald Trump's call to bolster struggling coal-fired and nuclear power plants, saying a rash of plant retirements is "alarming" and...

Business Highlights

___ US unemployment falls nearly to 1969 levels; hiring is solid WASHINGTON (AP) — Another month of strong hiring has driven U.S. unemployment down to 3.8 percent —...

Owner of nation's oldest nuke plant files $1.4B closing plan

LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The owner of the nation's oldest nuclear power plant says it will cost $1.4 billion and take 60 years to shut down a site due to close in October. Chicago...

Ahead of summit with Kim Jong Un, Trump has lots of options

TOKYO (AP) — When President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meet in Singapore next month, assuming they can stay on track long enough to make it happen, they will have two very differ...

Business Highlights

___ Italian turmoil hits global markets, sending stocks plunging NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in Europe and the U.S. skidded as Italy headed for another round of election...