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North Korean defectors discuss psychological toll of forced abortions, sex slavery, child abandonment

North Korean defectors discuss psychological toll of forced abortions, sex slavery, child abandonment

The pain of losing her babies is still evident in the eyes of Kim Jeong Ah, a North Korean defector and mother. The life of the 43-year-old Hermit Kingdom survivor has been scarred by battle after battle, and all she can do now is pick up the pieces. Read full article: North Korean defectors discuss psycholog...→

North Korean defectors discuss psychological toll of forced abortions, sex slavery, child abandonment

North Korean defectors discuss psychological toll of forced abortions, sex slavery, child abandonment

The pain of losing her babies is still evident in the eyes of Kim Jeong Ah, a North Korean defector and mother. The life of the 43-year-old Hermit Kingdom survivor has been scarred by battle after battle, and all she can do now is pick up the pieces. Read full article: North Korean defectors discuss psycholog...→

North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers Dancing for Kim Jong-un

North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers Dancing for Kim Jong-un

An exceptionally odd North Korean propaganda video shows female soldiers singing and dancing for dictator Kim Jong-un. Read full article: North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers...→

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of new strategic weapon

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of new strategic weapon

Kim also said that the nation would no longer be "unilaterally bound" to a moratorium on tests of nuclear bombs and intercontinental ballistic missiles, according to state media. Read full article: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of...→

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

The Japanese coast guard says a boat with several bodies and suspected of being from North Korea has been found on a small island in northern Japan Read full article: Suspected North Korean boat with bodies ...→

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The trilateral meeting in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu comes amid demands by Pyongyang for sanctions relief... Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North ...→

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North ...→

Former national security adviser John Bolton says North Korean risk to U.S. and allies is

Former national security adviser John Bolton says North Korean risk to U.S. and allies is "imminent"

Bolton, whom Trump ousted from the position in September, wrote in a tweet that more "effective" policy would be needed to keep the United States and its allies safe from North Korea. Read full article: Former national security adviser John Bo...→

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

WASHINGTON — U.S. military and intelligence officials tracking North Korea’s actions by the hour said they are bracing for an imminent test of an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching U.S. shores but appear resigned to the fact that President... Read full article: U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapo...→

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

North Korea stands to lose a rare legitimate source of foreign currency, worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year, if nations that employ its people as guest workers abide by a U.N. order... Read full article: UN deadline to send North Korean workers...→

Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch cut food stamps, incensed North Korean leader

Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch cut food stamps, incensed North Korean leader

Food stamp cuts that could affect 700,000 and Kim Jong Un’s ongoing roast of President Trump receive Dr. Seuss treatment. Read full article: Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch...→

North Korean defector raped by South Korean intel officers, forced to have 2 abortions, lawyer says

North Korean defector raped by South Korean intel officers, forced to have 2 abortions, lawyer says

Two South Korean intelligence officers are accused of raping a North Korean defector, forcing her to have two abortions, according to the woman’s lawyer. Read full article: North Korean defector raped by South Kor...→

Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for Liking Hong Kong News Tweet

Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for Liking Hong Kong News Tweet

Choi Siwon, a member of the K-pop group Super Junior, was forced to issue an apology to Chinese fans for liking a tweet on Hong Kong. Read full article: Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for ...→

Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late U.S. hostage, chasing North Korean assets

Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late U.S. hostage, chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in efforts to hold its government accountable for widespread human rights abuses. Read full article: Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean businesses Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss ways to cool tensions

Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss ways to cool tensions

TOKYO (AP) — Officials and business leaders from Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo on Friday seeking to cool a flare-up in tensions between the two U.S. allies. The head of Japan’s powerful Keidanren business group, Hiroaki Nakanishi, said... Read full article: Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss wa...→

Microsoft targets North Korean hackers for stealing ‘sensitive’ information

Microsoft targets North Korean hackers for stealing ‘sensitive’ information

Microsoft has disabled dozens of websites that North Korean hackers used to steal personal information from Americans and others, the tech giant said. Read full article: Microsoft targets North Korean hackers f...→

North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military Countermeasures'

North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military Countermeasures'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active "diplomatic and military countermeasures" to preserve the country's security in a lengthy speech at a key political conference possibly meant to legitimize major changes to his nuclear diplomacy with the United... Read full article: North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military ...→

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

A boat suspected of being from North Korea with several bodies was found on a small island in northern Japan, the Japanese Coast Guard said Sunday. Read full article: Suspected North Korean boat with bodies ...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms | WTOP

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms | WTOP

CHENGDU, China (AP) — Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea are meeting against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The trilateral meeting Tuesday in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu comes amid demands by Pyongyang for sanctions relief by the end of the year Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

Satellite photos show work on North Korean site linked to long-range missiles

Satellite photos show work on North Korean site linked to long-range missiles

The new evidence comes as U.S. military and intelligence officials are increasingly concerned that North Korea is poised to conduct a long-range missile test in the next few days or weeks. Read full article: Satellite photos show work on North Kore...→

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

North Korea stands to lose a rare legitimate source of foreign currency, worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year, if nations that employ its people as guest workers abide by a U.N. order to send them all home by this weekend Read full article: UN deadline to send North Korean workers...→

Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In North Orange County

Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In North Orange County

But Caltrans is considering expanding the toll freeway lanes throughout all of northern Orange County, in particular the 5, 55, 57 and 91 freeways. Read full article: Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In ...→

North Korean UN official claims he was blackmailed in US; received letter, alcohol, marked pictures: report

North Korean UN official claims he was blackmailed in US; received letter, alcohol, marked pictures: report

A North Korean ambassador is claiming to have been blackmailed while staying in New York earlier this year after an “unidentified man” allegedly dropped off a package containing bottles of alcohol and marked pictures of parking garage he frequented at his residence, a U.N. report revealed this week.  Read full article: North Korean UN official claims he was b...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets | WTOP

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean… Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut down North Korean assets

Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut down North Korean assets

SEOUL, South Korea — The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean b… Read full article: Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut do...→

North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un on white horse at sacred mountain

North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un on white horse at sacred mountain

North Korea's state-run television KRT on Thursday broadcast a new video of Kim Jong Un riding at Mount Paektu with his aides and wife. Read full article: North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un...→

North Korean leader calls for ‘military countermeasures’ | WTOP

North Korean leader calls for ‘military countermeasures’ | WTOP

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active “diplomatic and military countermeasures” to preserve the country’s security. Read full article: North Korean leader calls for ‘military ...→

North Korean leader calls for 'military countermeasures'

North Korean leader calls for 'military countermeasures'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active 'œdiplomatic and military countermeasures' to preserve the country's security in a lengthy speech at a key political conference Read full article: North Korean leader calls for 'military ...→

Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With Bodies Found in Japan

Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With Bodies Found in Japan

A boat suspected of being from North Korea with several bodies was found on a small island in northern Japan, the Japanese Coast Guard said Sunday. The wrecked boat that had the decomposing bodies was found on Sado Island in Niigata prefecture on Friday, and the bodies were found Saturday, a coast guard official in Sado said on customary condition of anonymity. Read full article: Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With...→

Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Propaganda Cult in London

Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Propaganda Cult in London

A British man has revealed details from the inside of a communist propaganda outfit run by the North Korean government in London. Read full article: Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Pr...→

China, Japan and South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

China, Japan and South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

North Korea has been seeking relief on sanctions and making threats about what will happen if it doesn’t get it. Read full article: China, Japan and South Korea meet as Nor...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

President Trump’s summits with Kim Jong-un have failed to bring concrete results, and the diplomatic vacuum has given North Korea more time to build its nuclear arsenal. Read full article: U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapo...→

North Korean defector’s comments sharpen debate over Pyongyang’s intentions

North Korean defector’s comments sharpen debate over Pyongyang’s intentions

Friction over deadlocked nuclear talks intensified Thursday with North Korea, as Pyongyang accused the U.S. of engaging in a “stupid” and “hostile provocation” by convening a U.N. Security Council meeting on the rising threat of escalation posed by the North’s recent military tests. Read full article: North Korean defector’s comments sharpen...→

Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids struggle in South Korea

Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids struggle in South Korea

Hundreds of children born to North Korean women and Chinese men have resettled in South Korea, but life is often tough Read full article: Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids str...→

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean ship

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean ship

South Korea says it has fired warning shots to repel a North Korean merchant ship that violated their disputed western sea boundary Read full article: South Korea fires warning shots at North...→

Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target North Korean assets over known human rights abuses

Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target North Korean assets over known human rights abuses

The parents of Otto Warmbier, the Ohio college student who died after he was released to the U.S. following a 17-month detainment in North Korea, said Friday that they are committed to holding the government accountable for its human rights abuses.  Read full article: Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target No...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets... Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers Dancing for Kim Jong-un

North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers Dancing for Kim Jong-un

An exceptionally odd North Korean propaganda video shows female soldiers singing and dancing for dictator Kim Jong-un. Read full article: North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers...→

North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un on white horse at sacred mountain

North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un on white horse at sacred mountain

North Korea's state-run television KRT on Thursday broadcast a new video of Kim Jong Un riding at Mount Paektu with his aides and wife. Read full article: North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un...→

Microsoft targets North Korean hackers for stealing ‘sensitive’ information

Microsoft targets North Korean hackers for stealing ‘sensitive’ information

Microsoft has disabled dozens of websites that North Korean hackers used to steal personal information from Americans and others, the tech giant said. Read full article: Microsoft targets North Korean hackers f...→

North Korean leader calls for 'military countermeasures'

North Korean leader calls for 'military countermeasures'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active 'œdiplomatic and military countermeasures' to preserve the country's security in a lengthy speech at a key political conference Read full article: North Korean leader calls for 'military ...→

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

A boat suspected of being from North Korea with several bodies was found on a small island in northern Japan, the Japanese Coast Guard said Sunday. Read full article: Suspected North Korean boat with bodies ...→

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

The Japanese coast guard says a boat with several bodies and suspected of being from North Korea has been found on a small island in northern Japan Read full article: Suspected North Korean boat with bodies ...→

Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Propaganda Cult in London

Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Propaganda Cult in London

A British man has revealed details from the inside of a communist propaganda outfit run by the North Korean government in London. Read full article: Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Pr...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms | WTOP

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms | WTOP

CHENGDU, China (AP) — Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North ...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

WASHINGTON — U.S. military and intelligence officials tracking North Korea’s actions by the hour said they are bracing for an imminent test of an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching U.S. shores but appear resigned to the fact that President... Read full article: U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapo...→

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

President Trump’s summits with Kim Jong-un have failed to bring concrete results, and the diplomatic vacuum has given North Korea more time to build its nuclear arsenal. Read full article: U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapo...→

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

North Korea stands to lose a rare legitimate source of foreign currency, worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year, if nations that employ its people as guest workers abide by a U.N. order to send them all home by this weekend Read full article: UN deadline to send North Korean workers...→

Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch cut food stamps, incensed North Korean leader

Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch cut food stamps, incensed North Korean leader

Food stamp cuts that could affect 700,000 and Kim Jong Un’s ongoing roast of President Trump receive Dr. Seuss treatment. Read full article: Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch...→

Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids struggle in South Korea

Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids struggle in South Korea

Hundreds of children born to North Korean women and Chinese men have resettled in South Korea, but life is often tough Read full article: Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids str...→

North Korean UN official claims he was blackmailed in US; received letter, alcohol, marked pictures: report

North Korean UN official claims he was blackmailed in US; received letter, alcohol, marked pictures: report

A North Korean ambassador is claiming to have been blackmailed while staying in New York earlier this year after an “unidentified man” allegedly dropped off a package containing bottles of alcohol and marked pictures of parking garage he frequented at his residence, a U.N. report revealed this week.  Read full article: North Korean UN official claims he was b...→

Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for Liking Hong Kong News Tweet

Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for Liking Hong Kong News Tweet

Choi Siwon, a member of the K-pop group Super Junior, was forced to issue an apology to Chinese fans for liking a tweet on Hong Kong. Read full article: Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for ...→

Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target North Korean assets over known human rights abuses

Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target North Korean assets over known human rights abuses

The parents of Otto Warmbier, the Ohio college student who died after he was released to the U.S. following a 17-month detainment in North Korea, said Friday that they are committed to holding the government accountable for its human rights abuses.  Read full article: Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target No...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut down North Korean assets

Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut down North Korean assets

SEOUL, South Korea — The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean b… Read full article: Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut do...→

Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss ways to cool tensions

Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss ways to cool tensions

TOKYO (AP) — Officials and business leaders from Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo on Friday seeking to cool a flare-up in tensions between the two U.S. allies. The head of Japan’s powerful Keidanren business group, Hiroaki Nakanishi, said... Read full article: Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss wa...→

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of new strategic weapon

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of new strategic weapon

Kim also said that the nation would no longer be "unilaterally bound" to a moratorium on tests of nuclear bombs and intercontinental ballistic missiles, according to state media. Read full article: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of...→

North Korean leader calls for ‘military countermeasures’ | WTOP

North Korean leader calls for ‘military countermeasures’ | WTOP

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active “diplomatic and military countermeasures” to preserve the country’s security. Read full article: North Korean leader calls for ‘military ...→

North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military Countermeasures'

North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military Countermeasures'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active "diplomatic and military countermeasures" to preserve the country's security in a lengthy speech at a key political conference possibly meant to legitimize major changes to his nuclear diplomacy with the United... Read full article: North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military ...→

Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With Bodies Found in Japan

Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With Bodies Found in Japan

A boat suspected of being from North Korea with several bodies was found on a small island in northern Japan, the Japanese Coast Guard said Sunday. The wrecked boat that had the decomposing bodies was found on Sado Island in Niigata prefecture on Friday, and the bodies were found Saturday, a coast guard official in Sado said on customary condition of anonymity. Read full article: Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With...→

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The trilateral meeting in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu comes amid demands by Pyongyang for sanctions relief... Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North ...→

China, Japan and South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

China, Japan and South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

North Korea has been seeking relief on sanctions and making threats about what will happen if it doesn’t get it. Read full article: China, Japan and South Korea meet as Nor...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea are meeting against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The trilateral meeting Tuesday in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu comes amid demands by Pyongyang for sanctions relief by the end of the year Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

Former national security adviser John Bolton says North Korean risk to U.S. and allies is

Former national security adviser John Bolton says North Korean risk to U.S. and allies is "imminent"

Bolton, whom Trump ousted from the position in September, wrote in a tweet that more "effective" policy would be needed to keep the United States and its allies safe from North Korea. Read full article: Former national security adviser John Bo...→

Satellite photos show work on North Korean site linked to long-range missiles

Satellite photos show work on North Korean site linked to long-range missiles

The new evidence comes as U.S. military and intelligence officials are increasingly concerned that North Korea is poised to conduct a long-range missile test in the next few days or weeks. Read full article: Satellite photos show work on North Kore...→

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

North Korea stands to lose a rare legitimate source of foreign currency, worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year, if nations that employ its people as guest workers abide by a U.N. order... Read full article: UN deadline to send North Korean workers...→

North Korean defector’s comments sharpen debate over Pyongyang’s intentions

North Korean defector’s comments sharpen debate over Pyongyang’s intentions

Friction over deadlocked nuclear talks intensified Thursday with North Korea, as Pyongyang accused the U.S. of engaging in a “stupid” and “hostile provocation” by convening a U.N. Security Council meeting on the rising threat of escalation posed by the North’s recent military tests. Read full article: North Korean defector’s comments sharpen...→

Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In North Orange County

Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In North Orange County

But Caltrans is considering expanding the toll freeway lanes throughout all of northern Orange County, in particular the 5, 55, 57 and 91 freeways. Read full article: Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In ...→

North Korean defector raped by South Korean intel officers, forced to have 2 abortions, lawyer says

North Korean defector raped by South Korean intel officers, forced to have 2 abortions, lawyer says

Two South Korean intelligence officers are accused of raping a North Korean defector, forcing her to have two abortions, according to the woman’s lawyer. Read full article: North Korean defector raped by South Kor...→

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean ship

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean ship

South Korea says it has fired warning shots to repel a North Korean merchant ship that violated their disputed western sea boundary Read full article: South Korea fires warning shots at North...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets | WTOP

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean… Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late U.S. hostage, chasing North Korean assets

Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late U.S. hostage, chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in efforts to hold its government accountable for widespread human rights abuses. Read full article: Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean businesses Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets... Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers Dancing for Kim Jong-un

North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers Dancing for Kim Jong-un

An exceptionally odd North Korean propaganda video shows female soldiers singing and dancing for dictator Kim Jong-un. Read full article: North Korean Video Shows Female Soldiers...→

North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un on white horse at sacred mountain

North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un on white horse at sacred mountain

North Korea's state-run television KRT on Thursday broadcast a new video of Kim Jong Un riding at Mount Paektu with his aides and wife. Read full article: North Korean TV shows leader Kim Jong Un...→

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of new strategic weapon

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of new strategic weapon

Kim also said that the nation would no longer be "unilaterally bound" to a moratorium on tests of nuclear bombs and intercontinental ballistic missiles, according to state media. Read full article: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warns of...→

Microsoft targets North Korean hackers for stealing ‘sensitive’ information

Microsoft targets North Korean hackers for stealing ‘sensitive’ information

Microsoft has disabled dozens of websites that North Korean hackers used to steal personal information from Americans and others, the tech giant said. Read full article: Microsoft targets North Korean hackers f...→

North Korean leader calls for ‘military countermeasures’ | WTOP

North Korean leader calls for ‘military countermeasures’ | WTOP

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active “diplomatic and military countermeasures” to preserve the country’s security. Read full article: North Korean leader calls for ‘military ...→

North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military Countermeasures'

North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military Countermeasures'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active "diplomatic and military countermeasures" to preserve the country's security in a lengthy speech at a key political conference possibly meant to legitimize major changes to his nuclear diplomacy with the United... Read full article: North Korean Leader Calls for 'Military ...→

North Korean leader calls for 'military countermeasures'

North Korean leader calls for 'military countermeasures'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for active 'œdiplomatic and military countermeasures' to preserve the country's security in a lengthy speech at a key political conference Read full article: North Korean leader calls for 'military ...→

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

A boat suspected of being from North Korea with several bodies was found on a small island in northern Japan, the Japanese Coast Guard said Sunday. Read full article: Suspected North Korean boat with bodies ...→

Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With Bodies Found in Japan

Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With Bodies Found in Japan

A boat suspected of being from North Korea with several bodies was found on a small island in northern Japan, the Japanese Coast Guard said Sunday. The wrecked boat that had the decomposing bodies was found on Sado Island in Niigata prefecture on Friday, and the bodies were found Saturday, a coast guard official in Sado said on customary condition of anonymity. Read full article: Suspected North Korean ‘Ghost Ship’ With...→

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

Suspected North Korean boat with bodies found in Japan

The Japanese coast guard says a boat with several bodies and suspected of being from North Korea has been found on a small island in northern Japan Read full article: Suspected North Korean boat with bodies ...→

Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Propaganda Cult in London

Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Propaganda Cult in London

A British man has revealed details from the inside of a communist propaganda outfit run by the North Korean government in London. Read full article: Briton Reveals North Korean Communist Pr...→

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The trilateral meeting in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu comes amid demands by Pyongyang for sanctions relief... Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North ...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms | WTOP

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms | WTOP

CHENGDU, China (AP) — Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

China, Japan and South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

China, Japan and South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

North Korea has been seeking relief on sanctions and making threats about what will happen if it doesn’t get it. Read full article: China, Japan and South Korea meet as Nor...→

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North Korean Threat Looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea Meet as North ...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea are meeting against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The trilateral meeting Tuesday in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu comes amid demands by Pyongyang for sanctions relief by the end of the year Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

China, Japan, South Korea meet as North Korean threat looms

Leaders from China, Japan and South Korea were meeting Tuesday against the backdrop of increasing threats from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Read full article: China, Japan, South Korea meet as North ...→

Former national security adviser John Bolton says North Korean risk to U.S. and allies is

Former national security adviser John Bolton says North Korean risk to U.S. and allies is "imminent"

Bolton, whom Trump ousted from the position in September, wrote in a tweet that more "effective" policy would be needed to keep the United States and its allies safe from North Korea. Read full article: Former national security adviser John Bo...→

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

WASHINGTON — U.S. military and intelligence officials tracking North Korea’s actions by the hour said they are bracing for an imminent test of an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching U.S. shores but appear resigned to the fact that President... Read full article: U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapo...→

Satellite photos show work on North Korean site linked to long-range missiles

Satellite photos show work on North Korean site linked to long-range missiles

The new evidence comes as U.S. military and intelligence officials are increasingly concerned that North Korea is poised to conduct a long-range missile test in the next few days or weeks. Read full article: Satellite photos show work on North Kore...→

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapons Test as Trump’s Diplomacy Fizzles

President Trump’s summits with Kim Jong-un have failed to bring concrete results, and the diplomatic vacuum has given North Korea more time to build its nuclear arsenal. Read full article: U.S. Braces for Major North Korean Weapo...→

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

North Korea stands to lose a rare legitimate source of foreign currency, worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year, if nations that employ its people as guest workers abide by a U.N. order... Read full article: UN deadline to send North Korean workers...→

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

UN deadline to send North Korean workers home likely unmet

North Korea stands to lose a rare legitimate source of foreign currency, worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year, if nations that employ its people as guest workers abide by a U.N. order to send them all home by this weekend Read full article: UN deadline to send North Korean workers...→

North Korean defector’s comments sharpen debate over Pyongyang’s intentions

North Korean defector’s comments sharpen debate over Pyongyang’s intentions

Friction over deadlocked nuclear talks intensified Thursday with North Korea, as Pyongyang accused the U.S. of engaging in a “stupid” and “hostile provocation” by convening a U.N. Security Council meeting on the rising threat of escalation posed by the North’s recent military tests. Read full article: North Korean defector’s comments sharpen...→

Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch cut food stamps, incensed North Korean leader

Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch cut food stamps, incensed North Korean leader

Food stamp cuts that could affect 700,000 and Kim Jong Un’s ongoing roast of President Trump receive Dr. Seuss treatment. Read full article: Cartoons: How President Trump the Grinch...→

Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In North Orange County

Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In North Orange County

But Caltrans is considering expanding the toll freeway lanes throughout all of northern Orange County, in particular the 5, 55, 57 and 91 freeways. Read full article: Caltrans Considering More Toll Lanes In ...→

Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids struggle in South Korea

Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids struggle in South Korea

Hundreds of children born to North Korean women and Chinese men have resettled in South Korea, but life is often tough Read full article: Half-North Korean, half-Chinese kids str...→

North Korean defector raped by South Korean intel officers, forced to have 2 abortions, lawyer says

North Korean defector raped by South Korean intel officers, forced to have 2 abortions, lawyer says

Two South Korean intelligence officers are accused of raping a North Korean defector, forcing her to have two abortions, according to the woman’s lawyer. Read full article: North Korean defector raped by South Kor...→

North Korean UN official claims he was blackmailed in US; received letter, alcohol, marked pictures: report

North Korean UN official claims he was blackmailed in US; received letter, alcohol, marked pictures: report

A North Korean ambassador is claiming to have been blackmailed while staying in New York earlier this year after an “unidentified man” allegedly dropped off a package containing bottles of alcohol and marked pictures of parking garage he frequented at his residence, a U.N. report revealed this week.  Read full article: North Korean UN official claims he was b...→

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean ship

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean ship

South Korea says it has fired warning shots to repel a North Korean merchant ship that violated their disputed western sea boundary Read full article: South Korea fires warning shots at North...→

Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for Liking Hong Kong News Tweet

Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for Liking Hong Kong News Tweet

Choi Siwon, a member of the K-pop group Super Junior, was forced to issue an apology to Chinese fans for liking a tweet on Hong Kong. Read full article: Korean Pop Star Forced to Apologize for ...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets | WTOP

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean… Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target North Korean assets over known human rights abuses

Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target North Korean assets over known human rights abuses

The parents of Otto Warmbier, the Ohio college student who died after he was released to the U.S. following a 17-month detainment in North Korea, said Friday that they are committed to holding the government accountable for its human rights abuses.  Read full article: Otto Warmbier's parents vow to target No...→

Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late U.S. hostage, chasing North Korean assets

Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late U.S. hostage, chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in efforts to hold its government accountable for widespread human rights abuses. Read full article: Fred and Cindy Warmbier, parents of late...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North Korean Assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in... Read full article: Parents of Late US Hostage Chasing North...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean businesses Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut down North Korean assets

Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut down North Korean assets

SEOUL, South Korea — The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean b… Read full article: Parents of Otto Warmbier want to shut do...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma in 2017 say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean business assets... Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→

Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss ways to cool tensions

Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss ways to cool tensions

TOKYO (AP) — Officials and business leaders from Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo on Friday seeking to cool a flare-up in tensions between the two U.S. allies. The head of Japan’s powerful Keidanren business group, Hiroaki Nakanishi, said... Read full article: Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss wa...→