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The Little Metronome That Wouldn't

If this wasn't a science page, if this happened 3,000 years ago in, say, a Middle Eastern desert, I would call it a Miracle. But it's not. It's just a plain, ordinary moment of "wow!"<p>First, the beginner's version. A man takes a bunch of metronomes, sets them ticking in different ways, then — <i>and</i> …

North Korea fires short-range missiles

North Korea has launched three short-range guided missiles, according to a report by the South Korean news agency Yonhap.<p>Citing defense ministry sources in Seoul, Yonhap said the missiles had crashed into the Sea of Japan, off the eastern coast of the Korean peninsula.<p>Two rockets were launched this …

On the border between China and North Korea, the trucks still queue

Nuclear war? Stepped up sanctions? For all the rhetoric and drama of the past few months, for Chinese traders at the border with North Korea, it’s still business as usual.<p>“Look at all the trucks out there and you tell me if trade has slowed,” Chinese exporter Liu Mingjin told Reuters at the Dandong …

North Korea

American tourist faces death penalty in North Korea

North Korea has announced that an American tourist is to be tried on charges of plotting to overthrow the government, a crime that carries a possible …

South Korea to withdraw last workers from factory in North Korea

Seoul has decided to withdraw the 175 South Koreans still remaining at a jointly run factory complex in North Korea, raising major questions about …

LG’s first flexible OLED phone due before the year is out

LG plans to launch a flexible OLED smartphone before the end of the year, the company’s VP of mobile has confirmed, though it’s unclear to what …

Mobile

North Korea demands it is recognised as nuclear weapons state

North Korea has demanded it be recognised as a nuclear weapons state, rejecting a US condition that it agrees to give up its nuclear arms programme before talks begin.<p>After weeks of bellicose rhetoric, the North has in recent days begun to at least talk about dialogue in response to calls for talks …

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Threats And Crises Are 'Just Normal North Korean Diplomacy'

Monday is "the day of the sun" in North Korea — a celebration of founder Kim Il Sung's birth in 1912.<p>On this North Korean national holiday, "Pyongyang residents spilled into the streets," The Associated Press writes. "Girls in red and pink jackets skipped along streets festooned with celebratory …

North Korea Says Tokyo Is Target No. 1

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>"North Korea warned Japan Friday that Tokyo would be the first target in the event of a war on the …

North Korea must end its 'belligerent approach', says Obama

Barack Obama has called on North Korea to end what he described as its "belligerent approach" as US intelligence officials concluded for the first …

North Korea: US urges China to rein in Pyongyang

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/969000/969365_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518102204_15bdcbfcf197f68cadf17b039768bd04<p><b>The US says it is urging China to use all its leverage to help rein in North Korea's "destabilising" actions.</b><p>US Secretary of State John Kerry is in …

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G8 ministers condemn North Korea in 'strongest terms'

G8 foreign ministers strongly condemned North Korea over its nuclear programme and said they were appalled by the rising death toll in Syria as they wrapped up two days of talks that focused on the two spiralling crises.<p>After a two-day meeting in London, the ministers - including Foreign Secretary …

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China grows weary of North Korea's 'chaos and conflict' - Behind The Wall

As Kerry heads to Seoul, South Korea, tensions with North Korea continue to rise as it remains unclear whether or not the latest rhetoric is merely Kim Jong-un showing off his military strength. NBC's Andrea Mitchell reports.<p>By Ian Williams, correspondent, NBC News<p><i>News Analysis</i><p>BEIJING -- There was …

Will North Korea Claim Victory And Stand Down?

As the world waits for what's expected to be another ballistic missile test by North Korea sometime in the next few days, NPR's Frank Langfitt reports there's reason to think that tensions on the Korean Peninsula might soon ease.<p>On <i>Morning Edition</i>, Frank passed along analysis from Daniel Pinkston, …

North Korea: US and Seoul brace for missile test

The US and South Korean combined forces command in the South has stepped up surveillance of the North and added intelligence staff as the region …

North Korea Warns Foreigners In South Korea To Evacuate, But Many Are Staying Put

North Korea has intensified threats of conflict against South Korea yet again by telling foreigners to evacuate the South as war is …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

FEATURE-EMPTY<p>MARIJUANA INDUSTRY Why Canada’s pot stock boom just doesn’t add up Subscriber content<p>RETAIL Why Toronto’s top Amazon site faces long odds Subscriber content<p>Great-West Life acquires EverWest in U.S. real estate push<p>Condos, townhomes drive January growth in Vancouver housing …

Business (Canada)

North Korea suspected of preparing for nuclear test

North Korea could be preparing to conduct a fourth nuclear test, following signs of activity at the country's main testing site, South Korea's …

North Korea Appears to Be Prepping a Fourth Nuclear Test

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A South Korean newspaper is reporting that North Korean troops are scurrying around the site where …

North Korea: UK's Hague calls for calm amid tensions

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/968000/968099_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518086665_908cf1495440fdda38b14ff81e6e40ff<p><b>British Foreign Secretary William Hague has called for calm over the North Korean crisis.</b><p>Despite the "paranoid rhetoric" from Pyongyang, it was …

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Even China Wants North Korea to Chill Out

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Chinese President Xi Jinping used his first speech since taking over to indirectly call out North …

N Korea issues warning over embassy safety

North Korea has asked foreign countries to consider evacuating their embassies in Pyongyang, amid soaring tension on the Korean peninsula following a month-long war of words between the North and the South.<p>But warnings by the North that nuclear war could break out at any time have not resulted in …