Kim Jong Un http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Kim Jong Un en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:26:45 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss North Korea's Kim Jong Un mulls Russia for his world debut http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666305/North-Koreas-Kim-Jong-Un-mulls-Russia-for-his-world-debut.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666305/North-Koreas-Kim-Jong-Un-mulls-Russia-for-his-world-debut.html After three years of watching his fellow leaders mix and mingle while he was secluded in Pyongyang, Kim Jong Un is looking... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 08:37:56 MST Charlie Hebdo: High stakes when satire meets globalization http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666108/Charlie-Hebdo-High-stakes-when-satire-meets-globalization.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666108/Charlie-Hebdo-High-stakes-when-satire-meets-globalization.html These are dark days for those who want to believe that the pen is mightier than the sword. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:30:06 MST Obama to focus on cybersecurity issues next week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665955/Obama-to-focus-on-cybersecurity-issues-next-week.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665955/Obama-to-focus-on-cybersecurity-issues-next-week.html Continuing the break with State of the Union tradition, President Barack Obama will spend most of next week previewing more... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 12:36:48 MST North Korea hints at nuclear test moratorium http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665946/North-Korea-hints-at-nuclear-test-moratorium.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665946/North-Korea-hints-at-nuclear-test-moratorium.html North Korea has told the United States that it is willing to impose a temporary moratorium on its nuclear tests if Washington... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 09:58:30 MST Seoul to deport American over positive North Korea comments http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665878/Seoul-to-deport-American-over-positive-North-Korea-comments.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665878/Seoul-to-deport-American-over-positive-North-Korea-comments.html South Korea plans to deport a Korean-American woman accused of praising rival North Korea in a recent lecture, officials said... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 11:40:34 MST Sony Pictures CEO had 'no playbook' for mega-hack on studio http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665854/Sony-Pictures-CEO-had-no-playbook-for-mega-hack-on-studio.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665854/Sony-Pictures-CEO-had-no-playbook-for-mega-hack-on-studio.html The network was crippled. Days before Thanksgiving, Sony Pictures employees had logged onto computers that flashed a grim... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 09:37:50 MST AP Sources: US did not 'hack back' against North Korea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665898/AP-Sources-US-did-not-hack-back-against-North-Korea.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665898/AP-Sources-US-did-not-hack-back-against-North-Korea.html The U.S. government was not responsible for crippling North Korea's Internet infrastructure after President Barack Obama... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 00:00:00 MST Netflix says it wants to stream 'The Interview' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665754/Netflix-says-it-wants-to-stream-The-Interview.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665754/Netflix-says-it-wants-to-stream-The-Interview.html The streaming service Netflix wants to make Sony's "The Interview" available to its 53 million worldwide subscribers,... Wed, 07 Jan 2015 12:56:37 MST US says North Korea sanctions step 1 in Sony response http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665459/US-says-North-Korea-sanctions-step-1-in-Sony-response.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665459/US-says-North-Korea-sanctions-step-1-in-Sony-response.html The United States says its new round of sanctions against North Korea is just the opening salvo in its response to an... Sat, 03 Jan 2015 10:17:00 MST US slaps sanctions on North Korea after Sony hack http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665406/US-slaps-sanctions-on-North-Korea-after-Sony-hack.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665406/US-slaps-sanctions-on-North-Korea-after-Sony-hack.html The United States imposed fresh sanctions on North Korea on Friday, targeting the North's defense industry and spy service in... Fri, 02 Jan 2015 17:07:08 MST Kathleen Parker: Sony hack and ‘The Interview’: 2014’s perfect comic metaphor http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618787/Sony-hack-and-6The-Interview7-20147s-perfect-comic-metaphor.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618787/Sony-hack-and-6The-Interview7-20147s-perfect-comic-metaphor.html What is needed ... is a superhero to restore truth, justice and the American Way — a comic-book hero for our comic-book... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 22:20:00 MST Maybe 'The Interview' wasn't such a good idea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618761/Maybe-The-Interview-wasnt-such-a-good-idea.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618761/Maybe-The-Interview-wasnt-such-a-good-idea.html It is possible to condemn acts of cyberterrorism without celebrating a vulgar comedy that probably shouldn’t have... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 15:10:00 MST South Korean to drop Sony film in North by balloon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665260/South-Korean-to-drop-Sony-film-in-North-by-balloon.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665260/South-Korean-to-drop-Sony-film-in-North-by-balloon.html A South Korean activist said Wednesday that he will launch balloons carrying DVDs of Sony's "The Interview" toward North... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 09:10:00 MST Sony: PlayStation back online after 3-day outage http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665145/Sony-PlayStation-back-online-after-3-day-outage.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665145/Sony-PlayStation-back-online-after-3-day-outage.html Sony says its PlayStation Network is back online after three days of disruptions that began on Christmas. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 21:30:26 MST N. Korea compares Obama to monkey in hacking row http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665069/N-Korea-compares-Obama-to-monkey-in-hacking-row.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665069/N-Korea-compares-Obama-to-monkey-in-hacking-row.html North Korea on Saturday blamed the U.S. for shutting down its Internet amid the hacking row over the movie "The Interview"... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:40:59 MST ValueSpeak: Turning year-end regret into New Year's hope http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618505/ValueSpeak-Turning-year-end-regret-into-New-Years-hope.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618505/ValueSpeak-Turning-year-end-regret-into-New-Years-hope.html Maybe it’s because Dec. 31 is such a downer. Or maybe it’s just because Jan. 1 is what it is: a clean slate, a... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 17:59:39 MST Capacity crowds pack screenings of 'The Interview' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665024/Capacity-crowds-pack-screenings-of--The-Interview.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665024/Capacity-crowds-pack-screenings-of--The-Interview.html Critics and early viewers agree that "The Interview" is less than a masterpiece. But thanks to threats from hackers that... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 19:22:27 MST Russia offers support to North Korea amid Sony hack http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665007/Russia-offers-support-to-North-Korea-amid-Sony-hack.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665007/Russia-offers-support-to-North-Korea-amid-Sony-hack.html Russia on Thursday offered sympathy to North Korea amid the Sony hacking scandal, saying the movie that sparked the dispute... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 12:56:11 MST Streaming release of 'Interview' test for industry http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665004/Streaming-release-of-Interview-test-for-industry.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665004/Streaming-release-of-Interview-test-for-industry.html Sony's "The Interview" has been a hacking target, a punchline and a political lightning rod. Now, with its release online at... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 12:20:13 MST Sony broadly releases 'The Interview' in reversal of plans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664934/Sony-broadly-releases-The-Interview-in-reversal-of-plans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664934/Sony-broadly-releases-The-Interview-in-reversal-of-plans.html Amid a swell of controversy, backlash, confusion and threats, Sony Pictures broadly released "The Interview" online Wednesday... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:20:55 MST Theaters treat 'The Interview' like any other film http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664968/Theaters-treat-The-Interview-like-any-other-film.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664968/Theaters-treat-The-Interview-like-any-other-film.html From Minneapolis to tiny Cold Spring, the Minnesota theaters premiering "The Interview" on Christmas Day are approaching the... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:42:36 MST Key N. Korean websites suffer short outages after shutdown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664895/Key-N-Korean-websites-suffer-short-outages-after-shutdown.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664895/Key-N-Korean-websites-suffer-short-outages-after-shutdown.html Key North Korean websites suffered intermittent outages Tuesday after a nearly 10-hour shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to... Tue, 23 Dec 2014 12:14:36 MST NYC theater plans live reading of 'The Interview' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664855/NYC-theater-plans-live-reading-of-The-Interview.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664855/NYC-theater-plans-live-reading-of-The-Interview.html Sony may have scrapped the release of the movie "The Interview," but it will be in at least at one theater in New York City... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:05:07 MST UN Security Council takes up North Korea's human rights http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664841/UN-Security-Council-takes-up-North-Koreas-human-rights.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664841/UN-Security-Council-takes-up-North-Koreas-human-rights.html The U.N. Security Council took up the issue of North Korea's bleak human rights situation for the first time Monday, a... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:53:52 MST UN Security Council discussing N. Korea's human rights http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664829/UN-Security-Council-discussing-N-Koreas-human-rights.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664829/UN-Security-Council-discussing-N-Koreas-human-rights.html The U.N. Security Council has placed North Korea's bleak human rights situation on its agenda, a groundbreaking step toward... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:57:15 MST North Korea skipping UN Security Council meeting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664776/North-Korea-skipping-UN-Security-Council-meeting.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664776/North-Korea-skipping-UN-Security-Council-meeting.html An angry North Korea, now on the defensive over a U.S. accusation of hacking, is refusing to take part in a groundbreaking... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:03:02 MST On Second Thought http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618062/On-Second-Thought.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618062/On-Second-Thought.html A lighthearted look at current events. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 MST North Korean cinema: Kidnappings and evil Americans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664771/North-Korean-cinema-Kidnappings-and-evil-Americans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664771/North-Korean-cinema-Kidnappings-and-evil-Americans.html North Korea hates the Hollywood film that revolves around the assassination of its beloved leader, but the country has had a... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 22:20:34 MST How do you joke about the Sony hacking? A little carefully http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664754/How-do-you-joke-about-the-Sony-hacking-A-little-carefully.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664754/How-do-you-joke-about-the-Sony-hacking-A-little-carefully.html How do you joke about the Sony hacking story? After all, it was an attempt at comedy that launched this whole sobering mess. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:52:10 MST US mulls putting North Korea on terrorism sponsor list http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664726/US-mulls-putting-North-Korea-on-terrorism-sponsor-list.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664726/US-mulls-putting-North-Korea-on-terrorism-sponsor-list.html President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:00 MST N. Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664686/N-Korea-proposes-joint-probe-over-Sony-hacking.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664686/N-Korea-proposes-joint-probe-over-Sony-hacking.html North Korea on Saturday proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:49:43 MST Kim Jong Un game spoof 'Glorious Leader!' moving forward http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664661/Kim-Jong-Un-game-spoof-Glorious-Leader-moving-forward.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664661/Kim-Jong-Un-game-spoof-Glorious-Leader-moving-forward.html The creator of a satirical video game that depicts Kim Jong Un as a gun-toting, unicorn-riding hero has no plans to cancel... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:26:40 MST AP photos: In North Korea, the Kims are adored http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664606/AP-photos-In-North-Korea-the-Kims-are-adored.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664606/AP-photos-In-North-Korea-the-Kims-are-adored.html that Kim Jong Un is the leader of his country is a gross understatement. In North Korea, he is regarded as the epitome of his... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:40:44 MST 2012 movie massacre hung over 'Interview' decision http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664617/2012-movie-massacre-hung-over-Interview-decision.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664617/2012-movie-massacre-hung-over-Interview-decision.html When a group claiming credit for the hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment threated violence against theaters showing "The... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:38:30 MST Celebrities react to latest Sony hack developments http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664626/Celebrities-react-to-latest-Sony-hack-developments.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664626/Celebrities-react-to-latest-Sony-hack-developments.html Latest reaction from Hollywood and beyond to the Sony hacking scandal and President Obama's remarks Friday that the studio... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:37:44 MST Hack attack spurs call for more North Korea sanctions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664624/Hack-attack-spurs-call-for-more-North-Korea-sanctions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664624/Hack-attack-spurs-call-for-more-North-Korea-sanctions.html Suspicions that North Korea was behind a destructive hacking attack against Sony Pictures and a threat against movie theaters... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:22:12 MST Will artists skip studio support after Sony scandal? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664569/Will-artists-skip-studio-support-after-Sony-scandal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664569/Will-artists-skip-studio-support-after-Sony-scandal.html Sony's decision to cancel "The Interview" in the face of terrorist threats is already affecting the way Hollywood does... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:22:28 MST Timeline of the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664563/Timeline-of-the-Sony-Pictures-Entertainment-hack.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664563/Timeline-of-the-Sony-Pictures-Entertainment-hack.html It's been four weeks since hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace began their cyberterrorism campaign against Sony... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:00:00 MST Sony cyberattack may be costliest ever http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664541/Sony-cyberattack-may-be-costliest-ever.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664541/Sony-cyberattack-may-be-costliest-ever.html The unprecedented hack of Sony Pictures which a U.S. official says is linked to North Korea may be the most damaging... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:30:00 MST Sony theaters pull 'The Interview' amid threats — did the hackers win? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617926/Sony-theaters-pull-The-Interview-amid-threats-2-did-the-hackers-win.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617926/Sony-theaters-pull-The-Interview-amid-threats-2-did-the-hackers-win.html Sony theaters have announced that they will not show Sony Pictures' "The Interview" after hackers have threatened violence... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:42:38 MST NYC premiere of Rogen film 'The Interview' canceled as threats fly http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664482/NYC-premiere-of-Rogen-film-The-Interview-canceled-as-threats-fly.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664482/NYC-premiere-of-Rogen-film-The-Interview-canceled-as-threats-fly.html The blow that the hacking attack has dealt Sony is spreading beyond the entertainment corporation itself to theater chains... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:04:11 MST Sony hackers reference 9/11 in new threats against movie theaters http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664449/Sony-hackers-reference-911-in-new-threats-against-movie-theaters.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664449/Sony-hackers-reference-911-in-new-threats-against-movie-theaters.html Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace made ominous threats Tuesday against movie theaters showing Sony Pictures' film... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:58:53 MST Stiff upper lip: 007 carries on after script leak http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664438/Stiff-upper-lip-007-carries-on-after-script-leak.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664438/Stiff-upper-lip-007-carries-on-after-script-leak.html Filming is underway on James Bond thriller "SPECTRE," despite the leak of a draft script in a huge hack of material from Sony... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:06:39 MST Bond producers say screenplay stolen in Sony hack http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664284/Bond-producers-say-screenplay-stolen-in-Sony-hack.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664284/Bond-producers-say-screenplay-stolen-in-Sony-hack.html The producers of James Bond films have acknowledged that an early version of the screenplay for the new movie "SPECTRE" was... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:45:00 MST Seth Rogen thanks Sony exec at film premiere http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664176/Seth-Rogen-thanks-Sony-exec-at-film-premiere.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664176/Seth-Rogen-thanks-Sony-exec-at-film-premiere.html Seth Rogen kicked off the premiere of his comedy "The Interview" by thanking Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chairman Amy... Fri, 12 Dec 2014 07:51:55 MST Dan Liljenquist: Sony hack reminds us to prepare for cyber warfare http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617441/Sony-hack-reminds-us-to-prepare-for-cyber-warfare.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617441/Sony-hack-reminds-us-to-prepare-for-cyber-warfare.html Sony Pictures Entertainment was crippled by a sophisticated cyber attack, with most evidence pointing to North Korea and its... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 MST Source: North Korean escapes kidnap attempt in Paris http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663149/Source-North-Korean-escapes-kidnap-attempt-in-Paris.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663149/Source-North-Korean-escapes-kidnap-attempt-in-Paris.html A North Korean student with family ties to the regime in his country escaped a kidnapping bid in Paris, where he was... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:56:46 MST