U.S. admiral says North Korea crisis is at its worst point

Apr 28, 2017

U.S. admiral says North Korea crisis is at its worst point

The senior U.S. Navy officer overseeing military operations in the Pacific said Thursday that the crisis with North Korea is at the worst point he’s ever seen, but he declined to compare the situation to the Cuban missile crisis decades ago. “It’s real,” Adm. ...

Apr 27, 2017

China rumors fly as gas restrictions in Pyongyang drag on

An acute shortage of gasoline in Pyongyang that has sparked price hikes and hoarding is raising fears of potentially crippling pain at the pumps if things don’t get better soon — and driving rumors that China is to blame. The shortage, which is extremely ...

U.S. tests unarmed Minuteman 3 ICBM in Pacific

Apr 27, 2017

U.S. tests unarmed Minuteman 3 ICBM in Pacific

An unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile was launched from California early Wednesday in a test of the weapon system that is part of the U.S. nuclear force. The missile blasted off from a silo at 12:03 a.m. from Vandenberg Air Force Base and ...