N. Korea again vows to bolster war deterrence over U.N. resolution

North Korea bashed the United States for its alleged role in adopting the United Nations' resolution condemning the North's dire human rights situation, vowing to bolster war deterrence to counter "hostile powers."   Earlier thi...

S. Korea, China, Japan to adopt joint statement on Ebola fight

BEIJING -- The health ministers of South Korea, China and Japan were poised to sign a joint statement this weekend on trilateral cooperation to help fight the deadly Ebola virus, a Seoul diplomat said Saturday.  The joint stateme...

Ex-U.S. detainee says he traveled to N. Korea to get arrested

WASHINGTON-- Matthew Todd Miller, one of two Americans released from North Korea earlier this month, said he traveled to the communist nation with the purpose of getting arrested so that he could interact more with ordinary people...

N. Korea conducts ejection launcher test for submarine missile: report

 WASHINGTON-- North Korea has conducted a test of an ejection launcher that helps fire missiles from submarines in a sign that the communist nation is making progress in its efforts to develop a submarine-based ballistic missile,...