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The CIA has opened a mission center focused on curbing North Korea's advancing weapons program, the agency announced on Wednesday. " The new mission center draws on experienced officers from across the agency and integrates them in one entity to bring their expertise and creativity to bear against the North Korea target ".
  • Top US senators worried about South China Sea

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    The drills are being led by France and include the United Kingdom. The exercise was halted after a French landing craft ran aground just offshore, damaging one of its propellers, commanders said. The reclamation work is opposed by other governments that claim the atolls and by the United States, which insists on freedom of navigation in global waters.
  • Microsoft adds a Surface Laptop to growing stable of devices

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    Although I only spent a few minutes with the new Surface Laptop , it was quite light given its size, and its 3.4 million-pixel display renders high-resolution visuals. Microsoft has also announced that it will allow Surface Laptop users to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro free of charge until the end of this year. What Microsoft didn't explain that clearly is that Microsoft Edge will be the default browser on Windows 10 S , and you won't be able to install Google's Chrome browser, which just ...
  • USA warns citizens against North Korea travel after new arrest

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    On Sunday, the North's official Korean Central News Agency said the country has detained a Korean-American man, identified as Kim Hak-song, on suspicion of unspecified "hostile acts". Some of what Moon is pitching could indeed ease tensions and potentially create the leeway both sides need to start talking to each other again. BLAMING CHINA While a significant rift remains between the two countries, North Korea's ties with China are faring little better.
  • North Korea to seek extraditions over alleged Kim Jong-un assassination plot

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    Beijing hopes that the new South Korean government attaches importance to China's major concerns and takes real steps to promote the healthy and stable development of ties, Xi said. While Moon may try to soothe Chinese anger over the missile-defense system, many observers say it appears too late to call for its withdrawal, which would greatly undermine South Korea's relationship with Washington.
  • Corning Incorporated (GLW) Sets New 1-Year High Following Dividend Announcement

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    A number of other analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Equities research analysts anticipate that Corning Incorporated will post $1.75 earnings per share for the current year. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 30th. Dodge Cox holds 0.67% or 31.31M shares. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 26th.
  • More than 80 girls are freed in a Boko Haram prisoner swap

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    She said allowing unnecessary visits would jeopardise the release of the remaining girls and other captives. On April 14, 2014, more than 200 schoolgirls were seized by the extremists, and 21 of them were set free in October 2016. Holt said that his government had gone from the place of, "not being on the same page with Nigeria, to a place where we see things very much in the same terms".
  • Trump says he was always going to fire Federal Bureau of Investigation director

    Trump says he was always going to fire Federal Bureau of Investigation director

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    And it now explains why all the deserved bad press he has generated against himself led him to threaten to do away with the White House press briefing " and hand out written responses for the sake of accuracy ". Trump's comments to NBC raised questions about whether he had acted inappropriately and whether Comey had broken government guidelines. McCabe's hearing came after Comey was unexpectedly fired by US President Donald Trump on Tuesday evening.
  • S. Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties

    S. Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties

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    Some analysts believe North Korea refrained from major provocations recently so as to not hurt Moon's chances in Tuesday's South Korean election. On May 8, the last day of the campaign, Moon said he will become a "dignified president on the global stage" and "press and convince Japan that the agreement was wrong".
  • Macron's Election Victory Is Only Half The Battle

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    France's election authority said publishing the documents could be a criminal offence, a warning flouted by Macron's opponents and far-right activists online. He's proposed slashing payroll taxes, but not increasing the hours in the work week, for instance. With the United States weighing a retreat from UN diplomacy, Crocker said France could "step into the void left by the U.S.