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A man walks by a TV screen showing a local news program with a file image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, at Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. North Korea and the United States traded escalating threats, with President Donald Trump threatening Pyongyang "with fire and fury like the world has never seen" and the North's military claiming Wednesday it was examining its plans for attacking Guam. The letters read " North Korea, Denouncing the U.N. Security Council's sanctions." (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
August 09, 2017 - 12:55 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear and missile programs (all times local): 12:20 a.m. A nuclear expert who has repeatedly visited North Korea's nuclear facilities says he doubts the country is yet capable of attacking the U.S. territory of Guam with medium- to long-range missiles...
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President Donald Trump talks about North Korea during a briefing on the opioid crisis, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
August 08, 2017 - 11:55 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea and the United States traded escalating threats, with President Donald Trump threatening Pyongyang "with fire and fury like the world has never seen" and the North's military claiming Wednesday it was examining its plans for attacking Guam. The comments follow...
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President Donald Trump speaks about North Korea during a briefing on the opioid crisis, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
August 08, 2017 - 10:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear and missile programs (all times local): 10 p.m. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says North Korea is reckless, provocative, dangerous and a threat to peace. Turnbull's comments on Wednesday come after North Korea said it is examining...
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FILE - This file photo distributed by the North Korean government shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile, ICBM, in North Korea's northwest, Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this photo. The strongest U.N. sanctions in a generation may still prove no match for North Korea’s relentless nuclear weapons ambitions. Even in diplomatic triumph, the Trump administration is gambling that it has enough time to test if economic pressure can get Kim Jong Un’s totalitarian government to end its missile advances and atomic weapons tests (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)
August 08, 2017 - 9:25 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear and missile programs (all times local): 9 p.m. Security and defense officials on Guam say there is no imminent threat to people there or in the Northern Mariana Islands after North Korea said it was examining its operational plans for attack...
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FILE - This file photo distributed by the North Korean government shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile, ICBM, in North Korea's northwest, Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this photo. The strongest U.N. sanctions in a generation may still prove no match for North Korea’s relentless nuclear weapons ambitions. Even in diplomatic triumph, the Trump administration is gambling that it has enough time to test if economic pressure can get Kim Jong Un’s totalitarian government to end its missile advances and atomic weapons tests (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)
August 08, 2017 - 8:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear and missile programs (all times local): 8:30 p.m. The speaker of the Guam Legislature says he hopes the island can defend itself in the event of an attack from North Korea. Benjamin J. Cruz tells The Associated Press in a telephone interview, "...
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FILE - This file photo distributed by the North Korean government shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile, ICBM, in North Korea's northwest, Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this photo. The strongest U.N. sanctions in a generation may still prove no match for North Korea’s relentless nuclear weapons ambitions. Even in diplomatic triumph, the Trump administration is gambling that it has enough time to test if economic pressure can get Kim Jong Un’s totalitarian government to end its missile advances and atomic weapons tests (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)
August 08, 2017 - 6:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear and missile programs (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Republican Sen. John McCain says "great leaders" don't threaten foes unless they're ready to act — and he's not certain President Donald Trump is ready to act against North Korea. McCain, who...
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FILE - This file photo distributed by the North Korean government shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile, ICBM, in North Korea's northwest, Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this photo. The strongest U.N. sanctions in a generation may still prove no match for North Korea’s relentless nuclear weapons ambitions. Even in diplomatic triumph, the Trump administration is gambling that it has enough time to test if economic pressure can get Kim Jong Un’s totalitarian government to end its missile advances and atomic weapons tests (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)
August 08, 2017 - 2:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea may have successfully produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit inside its missiles, passing a key threshold in becoming a full-fledged nuclear power, according to a Japanese defense paper and a U.S. media report. The U.N. Security Council this weekend...
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August 07, 2017 - 5:21 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has sent new guidance to the armed services that lays out the military's authority to disable or shoot down any drone that violates airspace restrictions over a U.S. base and is deemed a security risk. Navy Capt. Jeff Davis told Pentagon reporters Monday that a...
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August 07, 2017 - 9:21 am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A 9-year-old New Jersey boy who described himself as a "Guardian of the Galaxy" is hoping to add the real-life NASA title "Planetary Protection Officer" to his resume. NASA received an application for the position from fourth-grader Jack Davis, who asked to apply for the job...
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FILE- In this Feb. 17, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump to speaks to Boeing employees in the final assembly building at Boeing South Carolina in North Charleston, S.C. The Air Force, which has been looking for ways to lower the cost of new planes for Air Force One, confirmed on Tuesday, Aug. 1, that it is talking to Boeing about buying two jumbo jets that were ordered but never delivered to a now-defunct Russian airline. (AP Photo/Mic Smith, File)
August 01, 2017 - 7:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Air Force, which has been looking for ways to lower the cost of new planes for Air Force One, is talking to Boeing about buying two jumbo jets that were ordered but never delivered to a now-defunct Russian airline. The Air Force and Boeing confirmed Tuesday that they are...
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