- NKorea: Not a single vote cast against Kim Jong Un Updated: Mar-10-14 3:23 pm
- NKoreans cast votes, but govt decides for whom Updated: Mar-08-14 11:23 pm
- Seoul: NK artillery launched near Chinese flight Updated: Mar-05-14 11:32 pm
- US asks UN to act against NKorea for missile tests Updated: Mar-05-14 5:16 pm
- Missionary says North Korea interrogated him daily Updated: Mar-05-14 8:37 am
- US: NKorea missile launches violate UN resolutions Updated: Mar-03-14 2:03 pm
- North Korea deports Australian missionary Updated: Mar-02-14 11:56 pm
- Japan and North Korea Red Cross to meet in China Updated: Feb-28-14 1:20 am
- SKorean missionary jailed in North seeks mercy Updated: Feb-27-14 9:55 am
- Lawmaker backs UN on NKorea court referral Updated: Feb-26-14 7:08 pm
- As tearful Korean reunions end, more seen unlikely Updated: Feb-25-14 4:11 am
- Far from Sochi, North Koreans hone skiing skills Updated: Feb-23-14 4:08 am
- San Antonio man glad to receive Medal of Honor Updated: Feb-22-14 9:40 pm
- Pyeongchang ready to take the Olympic baton Updated: Feb-22-14 10:17 am
- Justice Dept. revises media rules Updated: Feb-21-14 8:55 pm
- NKorea rejects UN commission report on atrocities Updated: Feb-21-14 1:34 pm
- Australia unaware where NKorea holding missionary Updated: Feb-20-14 8:49 am
- Family: Australian missionary held in North Korea Updated: Feb-19-14 8:36 pm
- UN letter to Kim Jong Un warns on accountability Updated: Feb-17-14 2:20 pm
- SKorean lawmaker gets 12 years for pro-North plot Updated: Feb-17-14 5:07 am
- Rodman out of rehab: 'I'm not an alcoholic' Updated: Feb-14-14 6:00 pm
- Crimes against humanity in NKorea, UN panel finds Updated: Feb-14-14 3:34 pm
- In China, Kerry talks NKorea, regional tensions Updated: Feb-14-14 2:53 pm
- US, SKorea warn NKorea against aggression Updated: Feb-13-14 10:53 am
- Kerry seeks to ease tensions in Asia Updated: Feb-12-14 6:18 pm
PYONGYANG, North Korea - With no one else on the ballot, state media reported Monday that supreme leader Kim Jong Un was not only elected to the highest legislative body in North Korea, he won with the unanimous approval of his district, which had 100 percent turnout.
PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korean voters are going to polling stations to elect a new national legislature, although they don't get to choose who to vote for since there is only one candidate per district.
SEOUL, South Korea - South Korean officials on Thursday criticized a North Korean artillery launch that they say happened minutes before a Chinese commercial plane reportedly carrying 202 people flew in the same area.
UNITED NATIONS - The United States is asking the U.N. Security Council to take action against North Korea for firing two rounds of ballistic missiles in the past week in "clear and calculated violations" of U.N. sanctions.
CANBERRA, Australia - An Australian missionary detained in North Korea for trying to spread Christianity said Wednesday he was interrogated for four hours a day and kept under 24-hour guard during his grueling 13-day investigation.
WASHINGTON - The United States says Scud missile launches Monday by North Korea are a violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions.
BEIJING - North Korea on Monday deported an Australian missionary detained for spreading Christianity in the country, saying he apologized for his anti-state religious acts and requested forgiveness.
TOKYO - Japanese and North Korean Red Cross officials will meet in China on Monday in what could be a first step toward resuming talks between the two nations.
PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea on Thursday presented to the media a South Korean Baptist missionary who it says was arrested more than four months ago for allegedly trying to establish underground Christian churches in the country. With officials watching, he said he was sorry for his "anti-state" crimes.
WASHINGTON - A senior Democratic lawmaker says he supports referring North Korea to the International Criminal Court after a U.N. commission of inquiry found evidence of crimes against humanity.
SEOUL, South Korea - The 88-year-old North Korean man stretched his arms out the bus window to grasp the hands of his South Korean sister one final time before the end of rare reunions Tuesday between hundreds of family members separated for decades by war and politics.
MASIK PASS, North Korea - For North Korean skiers, Sochi was a distant dream. The country didn't send a single athlete to the Winter Olympics and has never won a downhill medal. But as the rest of the world watches this year's Olympic pageant wrap up in Russia, North Koreans are flocking to the slopes of a lavish new ski resort all their own - and many have a gold medal in mind four years from now, when the winter games will be held in South Korea.
SAN ANTONIO - Former Sgt. Santiago Erevia remembers the day in May 1969 when his Army unit came under heavy enemy fire in Vietnam. While crawling from one wounded solder to the next, the radio telephone operator used two M-16s and several grenades to single-handedly destroy four enemy bunkers and their occupants.
SOCHI, Russia - Even before the Sochi Games come to a close, organizers of the next Winter Olympics are promising to do them Gangwon style.
WASHINGTON - The Justice Department announced Friday it is revising its rules for obtaining records from the news media in leak investigations, promising that in most instances the government will notify news organizations beforehand of its intention to do so.
UNITED NATIONS - North Korea is rejecting a U.N. commission's report that it committed crimes against humanity, calling it an "extremely dangerous" political provocation.
MANILA, Philippines - Australia's foreign minister said Thursday her government was trying to find out where an Australian missionary was being held and what his condition was in North Korea.
HONG KONG - Australia's prime minister on Thursday urged citizens abroad to obey the laws of foreign countries after an Australian missionary who carried Christian pamphlets was detained in North Korea.
GENEVA - A U.N. panel warned North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Monday that he may be held accountable for orchestrating widespread crimes against civilians in the secretive Asian nation, ranging from systematic executions to torture, rape and mass starvation.
SEOUL, South Korea - A South Korean court sentenced a left-wing lawmaker to 12 years in prison and six colleagues to shorter terms Monday for plotting a pro-North Korea rebellion in the event of a war on the Korean Peninsula.
Dennis Rodman checked into an alcohol-rehabilitation center to reevaluate his life, not give up drinking.
WASHINGTON - A U.N. panel has found that crimes against humanity have been committed in North Korea and will call for an international criminal investigation, The Associated Press has learned.
BEIJING - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday he had won a commitment from China to help bring a belligerent North Korea back to nuclear disarmament talks, even as he butted heads with Chinese leaders over a series of increasingly aggressive steps Beijing has taken to assert itself in territorial disputes with its smaller neighbors.
SEOUL, South Korea - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his South Korean counterpart warned North Korea on Thursday against any possible aggression as the North sent mixed signals over whether it would return to denuclearization talks and improve ties with the South.
ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska - Secretary of State John Kerry was heading to Asia on Wednesday on a mission aimed largely at easing tensions between China and its smaller neighbors over territorial disputes and exploring ways to restart long-stalled talks on ridding North Korea of nuclear weapons.