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North Korea threatens to kill nuclear talks over human rights sanctions

North Korea threatened to kill any progress toward denuclearization Sunday if the Trump administration continues to increase sanctions pressure and criticize human rights abuses by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s regime. In a biting statement [...]

Hard-Line U.S. Tactics Will ‘Block’ Path to Denuclearization, North Korea Warns

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea warned on Sunday that if the United States continued to escalate its sanctions and human rights campaign against the North, that approach could permanently shatter any chance of denuclearizing the [...]

GOP could ditch Harris in North Carolina special

The legislation is an admission that many state Republicans are eager to cut ties with Mark Harris. | Chuck Burton, file/AP Photo Elections State Republicans passed a bill that would require a primary if there’s a re-vote in North [...]

North Carolina Republican leader says he’s open to a new election if fraud is proven in the 9th Cong

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – North Carolina Republican leader says he’s open to a new election if fraud is proven in the 9th Congressional District. Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. The Washington Times Comment Policy The [...]

North Korea Is Expanding Missile Base With Eye Toward U.S., Experts Warn

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea is expanding an important missile base that would be one of the most likely sites for deploying intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, two experts on the North’s missile [...]

AP news guide: Undecided North Carolina congressional race

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – A very close North Carolina congressional race still hasn’t been settled almost a month after Election Day, amid an investigation into alleged absentee ballot fraud that has raised questions about the credibility [...]

Andy Penry, North Carolina elections board chairman, resigns after anti-Trump tweets

RALEIGH, N.C. — The chairman of North Carolina’s elections board has resigned following complaints about comments he’s made online criticizing President Donald Trump. Andy Penry resigned Saturday from the State Board of Elections and [...]

IAEA calls on North Korea to re-admit nuclear inspectors

VIENNA (AP) – The head of the U.N.’s atomic watchdog is calling on North Korea to allow inspectors back in to monitor its nuclear program. Director General Yukiya Amano told the International Atomic Energy Agency on Thursday that Pyongyang [...]

North Korea Says It Has Tested ‘Ultramodern Tactical Weapon’

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has tested a new tactical weapon, the North’s official news media said on Friday, reporting that Kim Jong-un witnessed the event in his first publicized visit to a weapons test site since the country [...]

News Analysis: Diplomacy Appears Stalled With North Korea, Despite Trump’s Declarations

WASHINGTON — The goal of a diplomatic meeting set for Thursday seemed simple: Nail down a plan for a second summit between President Trump and the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un. But finalizing the meeting itself — between Mike [...]