North Korea has long rallied its people with bombastic threats against the U.S., but lately the evolving war of words has escalated between the two countries. Nick Schifrin speaks with Kathleen Stephens of Stanford University and Balbina Hwang of Georgetown…
By PBS NewsHour
President Donald Trump raised the stakes Sunday in an escalating crisis over North Korea's nuclear threats, suggesting drastic economic measures against China and criticizing ally South Korea.
By Robert Burns, Associated Press
Amid escalating rhetoric this week between President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, North Korea threatened to fire ballistic missiles toward Guam, a small Pacific island that has been a U.S. territory since 1898. Guam is about…
By PBS NewsHour
Fear haunts a community near a nuclear plant. So the U.S. is sending scientists there — to explain to dubious locals why they should trust in science.
By Max Blau, STAT
By Josh Lederman, Associated Press
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged calm and said Americans should have "no concerns" after North Korea and President Donald Trump traded fiery threats.
By Associated Press
Guam's Department of Homeland Security and Office of Civil Defense say they are monitoring North Korea with U.S. military and government officials.
By Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press
Nuclear and other energy providers have been advised by the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI that hackers may be trying to breach their computer systems.
By Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press
North Korea now has the capability to launch a nuclear weapon, a senior U.S. military official said Thursday.
By Scientific American
Obesity, clean drinking water and antibiotic resistance are just some of science and health issues to have taken a backseat during the presidential election.
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