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North Korea Says U.S. Sought More Talks, but Calls It a ‘Trick’

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said on Thursday that the United States had proposed resuming talks on denuclearization in December, but warned that Pyongyang was not interested unless Washington was ready to meet its terms. And [...]

North Korea Fires 2 Projectiles in First Test Since Latest Talks Stalled

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea launched ​two short-range projectiles off its east coast on Thursday, its first such tests since a new effort at talks with the United States stalled over the terms of ending its nuclear weapons [...]

Oley Larsen, North Dakota Republican, posts debunked Ilhan Omar al Qaeda photo on Facebook

FARGO, N.D. — A Republican state senator from North Dakota took to Facebook to post a long-debunked photo that claims to be Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar holding a weapon at an al Qaeda training camp. The photo on the home page of [...]

IS militants hit US-backed Kurdish fighters in north Syria

BEIRUT (AP) – The Kurdish-led civilian administration in northeastern Syria issued a “general mobilization” call along the Syrian border with Turkey on Wednesday as Ankara poised for an imminent invasion of the area in the latest [...]

U.S. Nuclear Talks With North Korea Break Down in Hours

The first negotiations in eight months between the Trump administration and North Korea aimed at breaking the logjam over dismantling the North’s nuclear program broke down only hours after they began in Stockholm on Saturday, the [...]

Former North Carolina GOP chair expected to plead guilty

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – A former North Carolina Republican Party chairman is expected to admit in court that he lied to federal agents conducting a bribery investigation of a major political donor. Documents filed in federal court last [...]

North Korea and U.S. Say Official Talks Will Resume in Days

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea and the United States have agreed to resume a long-stalled official dialogue this weekend in an effort to narrow their differences on how to terminate the North’s nuclear weapons program, officials [...]

Bolton pessimistic on North Korea in 1st speech since ouster

WASHINGTON (AP) – Former national security adviser John Bolton gave a characteristically pessimistic outlook on the prospects for getting North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons as he made his first public appearance since he was ousted [...]

She Fled Famine in North Korea, Then Died Poor in a Prosperous Land

SEOUL, South Korea — It was sad enough when the bodies of Han Sung-ok and her 6-year-old son were found in their $ 74-a-month apartment in Seoul in July, two months after they had died. But the story became national news after it [...]

Nancy Pelosi swears in North Carolina Republicans Dan Bishop, Greg Murphy

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has sworn in two Republicans who won special elections in North Carolina last week. One is conservative Dan Bishop. As a state legislator, he wrote North Carolina’s 2016 law restricting which public bathrooms transgender [...]