Kim Jong Un Kim Jong Un en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:51:23 MST Newspapers South Korea: 2 Koreas exchange gunfire along border North Korean and South Korean troops exchanged fire Sunday along their heavily fortified border in the second such shooting... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:28:52 MDT Caution is the best response to North Korea’s positive gestures “Small but meaningful step,” is how a senior official described the surprise visit of top North Korean officials... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MDT North Korean leader reappears publicly, with cane After vanishing from the public eye for nearly six weeks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is back, ending rumors that he was... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:51:16 MDT Where's Kim? Absent leader stirs wild speculation Where is Kim Jong Un? He's nowhere to be seen, and yet ... he's everywhere. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:43:13 MDT Kim absence at major event raises health questions For the first time in three years, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un didn't appear at a celebration of the anniversary of the... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:20:19 MDT Rival Koreas trade fire over propaganda balloons North and South Korea traded machine-gun and rifle fire Friday after South Korean activists released anti-Pyongyang... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:56:32 MDT 2 Koreas meet for highest level talks in 5 years North Korea's presumptive No. 2 and other members of Pyongyang's inner circle met with South Korean officials Saturday in the... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 10:34:20 MDT Seoul: North Korea sends No. 2 in rare visit south North Korea's presumptive No. 2 and other members of Pyongyang's inner circle made a surprise trip Saturday to South Korea... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20:54:10 MDT North Koreans at Asian Games 'long for leader' North Korea's athletes at the Asian Games, reportedly feeling homesick while competing in South Korea, have held a special... Sun, 28 Sep 2014 09:38:26 MDT APNewsBreak: NKorea unresponsive to US envoy offer North Korea is not accepting American offers to send a high-level envoy to seek the release of three detained Americans, a... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:21:34 MDT North Korea powerful temptation for some Americans One shouted about God's love as he crossed a frozen river, clutching a Bible. Another swam, drunk and naked. Several U.S.... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:40:43 MDT Jay Evensen: Despite deficits, Postmaster General an 'eternal optimist' In a visit to my office Tuesday, Patrick Donahoe said he sees his operation being debt-free by 2017 or ’18, with a... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:15:01 MDT South Korea says North Korea fires 4 projectiles North Korea fired four short-range projectiles toward the ocean off its east coast on Wednesday in its latest in a series of... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:39:57 MDT North Korea marks war anniversary The 1950-53 Korean War ended in an armistice, meaning the two Koreas remain technically at war. But in North Korea, the... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 22:30:00 MDT Join the discussion: Should North Korea's threats be taken seriously? “This fall,” reads the trailer for the upcoming film "The Interview," “James Franco and Seth Rogan will try... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:20:00 MDT Seoul: North Korea fires more short-range missiles North Korea fired two short-range missiles into its eastern waters Sunday, a South Korean official said, an apparent test... Sat, 28 Jun 2014 22:47:39 MDT Seoul: North Korea fires 3 short-range projectiles North Korea fired three short-range projectiles Thursday into the waters off its east coast, a South Korean defense official... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 07:02:06 MDT Hope, risk surround Japan-North Korea abduction deal Japan and North Korea appear to be on the verge of a breakthrough on a bizarre legacy of the Cold War, a secret,... Thu, 05 Jun 2014 07:54:33 MDT Spy plane outlasts Cold War, but not defense cuts The U-2 spy plane outlasted the Cold War, outlived its successor and proved crucial a half-century ago when two superpowers... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:06:59 MDT Suspected NKorean drones crude, reflect new threat South Korean experts say two small drones believed to have been flown across the border by the North were crude and decidedly... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 07:18:09 MDT On Second Thought A lighthearted look at news events of the day. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:00:00 MDT Mandatory Kim Jong Un haircuts a baldfaced lie? North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's distinctive hairstyle is the 'do of the day on the Internet, thanks to a viral report that... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:06:46 MDT 30 minutes of 'Spider-Man 2' shown at CinemaCon Sony Pictures debuted 30 minutes of 3-D footage of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" at movie-theater convention CinemaCon in Las... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:59:45 MDT North Korea fires 2 missiles as its rivals meet North Korea test-fired two medium-range ballistic missiles on Wednesday, South Korea and the U.S. said, a defiant challenge... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 17:31:08 MDT Jay Evensen: On Second Thought A lighthearted look at news of the day. Mon, 28 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT North Korea to return 6 detained South Koreans North Korea plans to allow six detained South Koreans to return home, officials in Seoul said Thursday, an unusual move that... Thu, 24 Oct 2013 08:42:53 MDT North Korea replaces hard-line military chief North Korea has replaced its hard line military chief just a few months after his appointment, the latest in an ongoing... Thu, 10 Oct 2013 07:04:30 MDT SKorea spy agency says NKorea restarts reactor South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers Tuesday that North Korea has restarted a plutonium reactor at its main nuclear... Tue, 08 Oct 2013 07:31:36 MDT NK official says security needed to expand economy The head of North Korea's parliament said Friday that his country wants to focus on improving its struggling economy and... Fri, 04 Oct 2013 07:28:24 MDT US worried about NKorea's cyber, missile threats South Korea's military needs to improve its missile defense and cyber capabilities to better defend against persistent... Tue, 01 Oct 2013 07:39:45 MDT Rock On: What to do until next BYU-Utah game Aggies "big-time team," says someone from unknown school. Mon, 23 Sep 2013 15:53:51 MDT NKorea withdraws invite for US envoy North Korea has rescinded its invitation for a senior U.S. envoy to travel to Pyongyang to seek the release of a detained... Fri, 30 Aug 2013 12:30:16 MDT Ben Barber: U.S.-led university still thriving in North Korea As North Korea's young leader Kim Jong-un threatened to nuke South Korea and the United States three months ago, a small... Sun, 11 Aug 2013 00:00:00 MDT North Korea military parades through Pyongyang Goose-stepping soldiers, columns of tanks and a broad array of ominous-looking missiles poised on mobile launchers paraded... Fri, 26 Jul 2013 22:25:47 MDT Korean War foes gather in NKorea to remember war Two decorated U.S. war veterans who survived one of the worst battles of the Korean War found themselves among former foes at... Thu, 25 Jul 2013 22:00:06 MDT Rock On: A sleepover at Hayward's house How to welcome your youthful former coach into the NBA. Plus, a way to wise up NFL problem players. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 00:00:52 MDT 2 Koreas talk in border village after tensions Government delegates from North and South Korea held a marathon session of preparatory talks Sunday at a "truce village" on... Sun, 09 Jun 2013 11:31:45 MDT 2 Koreas to talk in border village with aim to set grounds-rules for higher-level discussion Government delegates from North and South Korea arrived Sunday at a "truce village" on their heavily armed border for... Sat, 08 Jun 2013 20:13:34 MDT Koreas agree to talk Sunday in bid to ease tension North and South Korea will meet Sunday in a village straddling their heavily armed border for the first government-level... Sat, 08 Jun 2013 12:36:12 MDT US intelligence embraces debate in security issues In the months leading up to the killing of Osama bin Laden, veteran intelligence analyst Robert Cardillo was given the... Mon, 27 May 2013 15:25:05 MDT US intelligence embraces debate in security issues In the months leading up to the killing of Osama bin Laden, veteran intelligence analyst Robert Cardillo was given the... Mon, 27 May 2013 07:03:04 MDT North Korean leader sends special envoy to China After months of ignoring Chinese warnings to give up nuclear weapons, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sent a high-level... Wed, 22 May 2013 10:36:23 MDT South Korea says North Korea fires 3 short-range missiles North Korea fired three short-range guided missiles into its eastern waters on Saturday, a South Korean official said. It... Sat, 18 May 2013 11:04:00 MDT North Korea replaces hard-line defense minister North Korea has replaced its hard-line defense minister with a little-known army general, according to a state media report... Mon, 13 May 2013 06:33:58 MDT Spies caught in website scandal embarrass SKorea The scandal shaking up South Korea's main spy agency is not cloak-and-dagger stuff, but the kind of low-grade trickery anyone... Mon, 13 May 2013 06:23:32 MDT NKorea nuke arsenal seen as matter of when, not if For 20 years, fears about North Korea's headlong pursuit of nuclear bombs have been watered down with smirking admonishments... Fri, 10 May 2013 06:08:08 MDT NKorea: Detained American smuggled in propaganda Thu, 09 May 2013 12:21:49 MDT New South Korea president welcomed at White House President Barack Obama is welcoming South Korea's new leader Park Geun-hye (goon-hay) to the White House, looking to present... Tue, 07 May 2013 10:07:56 MDT US calls for North Korea amnesty for sentenced American The U.S. called Thursday for North Korea to grant amnesty and immediately release a Korean-American sentenced to 15 years'... Thu, 02 May 2013 13:23:35 MDT