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Kim Jong-un wants to build 'world class' ski resort in North Korea

Kim Jong-un has ordered the North Korean military to construct a "world-class" ski resort that will rival the winter sports facilities being built in South Korea to host the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.<p>Kim recently visited the location of the Masik Pass Skiing Ground to give "on the spot field …

Obama on North Korea: We must deal with 'every contingency'

North Korea probably lacks the ability to deliver nuclear warheads on ballistic missiles but the United States must be prepared for “every contingency out there,” President Obama said in an exclusive TODAY interview recorded just before the Boston Marathon explosions.<p>“Based on our current …

NASA to get $100 million for asteroid mission, senator says

<i>By Mike Wall</i><i><br>Space.com</i><p>NASA will likely get $100 million next year to jump-start an audacious program to drag an asteroid into orbit around the moon for research and exploration purposes, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., says.<p>The $100 million will probably be part of President Barack Obama's federal …

North Korea gives nuclear-war warning

"Moment of explosion approaching fast" after Pentagon move to deploy missile defence system to Pacific island.<p>The North Korean army has warned the US that its military has been cleared to wage an attack using "smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear" weapons.<p>"The moment of explosion is approaching …

South Korea president orders instant military response

South Korea's military has been authorised to retaliate immediately in the event of an attack or serious provocation from North Korea.<p>Park Geun-hye, the South Korean president, told a policy briefing at the ministry of defence in Seoul on Monday that the military should not hesitate to reply to a …

N Korea 'readies' rockets to strike US bases

Kim Jong-un gives order and blasts Washington with angry rhetoric after US stealth bombers flown over South Korea.<p>North Korea's leader has responded to America's use of nuclear-capable B-2 bombers in joint South Korean military<br>drills with more angry rhetoric, saying his rocket forces are ready to …

Putin orders surprise military exercises

Up to 7,000 troops and 36 ships to take part in large-scale exercises in Black Sea.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered ordered surprise military exercises in the Black Sea region involving 7,000 troops and dozens of ships to test the army's battle readiness, the Kremlin said.<p>The order was …

Google Street View Shows Japanese Nuclear Zone

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The CIA Has an Undercover Female Boss

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A day after Julia Pierson became the first woman director of the Secret Service, it was learned that …

Rio 2016 Olympics: stadium closed indefinitely over safety fears

Rio de Janeiro's preparations for the 2016 Olympics have suffered a blow after the city's mayor ordered the indefinite closure of a recently built …

North Korea 'Photoshopped' marine landings photograph

North Korea has been caught doctoring a photograph to double the number of hovercraft in a military exercise as part of its increasingly aggressive propaganda campaign.<p>The picture showed vessels with the same give-away shine on the front, moving through the water at an identical angle and throwing …