Nuclear Weapons

Trump says 'things are going very well' with North Korea

Jan 19, 2019

President Donald Trump says "things are going very well with North Korea" and he's agreed to a second summit with leader Kim Jong Un to try to broker a deal that would entice the North to give up its nuclear weapons

The Latest: US, North Korea plan 2nd round of talks

Jan 19, 2019

Both sides say more progress is needed in talks between the United States and North Korea/

White House: Trump to hold 2nd summit with North Korean leader, seeking end to North's nuclear weapons program

Jan 18, 2019

White House: Trump to hold 2nd summit with North Korean leader, seeking end to North's nuclear weapons program

Trump says US will develop space-based missile defense

Jan 17, 2019

Moving to protect the U.S. from advanced missile threats from China and Russia, Trump is laying out plans for a new array of space-based systems

Trump administration to roll out new missile defense plan

Jan 17, 2019

The Trump administration is rolling out a new strategy for a more aggressive space-based missile defense system

South Korea defense report doesn't refer to North as enemy

Jan 15, 2019

South Korea has stopped calling North Korea an "enemy" in its biennial defense document in an apparent effort to continue reconciliation with Pyongyang

Activists want details on inquiry into ex-nuke weapons plant

Jan 10, 2019

Activists are asking a judge to make documents public from a 27-year-old criminal investigation into a former nuclear weapons plant outside Denver

South Korean leader urges bolder steps from North Korea, US

Jan 10, 2019

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in has urged North Korea to take firmer disarmament measures and the U.S. to reward them

Kim looking to 'achieve results' in 2nd summit with Trump

Jan 10, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has reportedly told the leader of his only major ally, China, that he wants to "achieve results" on the nuclear standoff on the Korean Peninsula during a second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump

State of Washington opposes federal nuke waste proposal

Jan 9, 2019

The state of Washington said Tuesday it opposes a federal proposal to reclassify as less dangerous some radioactive waste on a site in the state that contains the nation's largest supply because it fears much of the waste will be left in the ground.