Nuclear Weapons

CIA: North Korea moving 'ever closer' to putting US at risk

Jan 23, 2018

CIA Director Mike Pompeo says North Korea is moving "ever closer" to putting Americans at risk with its nuclear weapons

S. Koreans burn Kim's photo as N. Korean band leader passes

Jan 22, 2018

South Korean activists have burned a large photo of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as the head of the North's extremely popular girl band passed them during a visit to Seoul amid warming ties between the rivals ahead of next month's Winter Olympics

Not all South Koreans are happy about unified hockey team

Jan 22, 2018

South Koreans seem generally happy to see the North Koreans at their Olympics, but not on their own team

Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA reforms, dies

Jan 19, 2018

Stansfield A. Turner, who served as CIA director under President Jimmy Carter and oversaw reforms at the agency after the Senate uncovered CIA surveillance aimed at American citizens, has died

Tillerson blames North Korea for its sanctions suffering

Jan 18, 2018

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says North Korea is responsible for the suffering of North Korean people from international economic sanctions imposed over its nuclear weapons

The Latest: Tillerson says NK responsible for suffering

Jan 18, 2018

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says North Korea is responsible for the suffering of its people due to economic sanctions imposed over its nuclear weapons

Heed old shelter signs? If nuke is REALLY coming, maybe not

Jan 17, 2018

Cold War relics: Aging fallout shelters may not be an option in a real nuclear attack

Rival Koreas agree to form first unified Olympic team

Jan 17, 2018

The rival Koreas are planning their first joint Olympic team in a prominent step toward improved relations

Trump, Kazakh president discuss North Korea nuclear threat

Jan 16, 2018

President Donald Trump and Kazakhstan's president discuss their shared determination to rid the Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons.

Administration plan sees deterrence in new nuclear firepower

Jan 14, 2018

Critics of a plan to make nuclear conflict less likely by developing new nuclear weapons say the actual outcome of such an approach will be just the opposite