A missile is carried by a military vehicle during a parade to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the signing of a truce in the 1950-1953 Korean War, at Kim Il-sung Square in Pyongyang July 27, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Lee (NORTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY ANNIVERSARY)

What You Need To Know About North Korea's Nuclear Program

Since the ascension of Kim Jong Un as North Korea's leader in 2011, the country has posed an ongoing diplomatic challenge for the United States. Pyongyang has ramped up work on its nuclear program and...
04/09/2017 4:32 AM AEST
The intercontinental ballistic missile Hwasong-14 is seen during its test in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang, July, 4 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT.

Defiant North Korea Launches Possible ICBM That Lands In Japanese Waters

North Korea launched an intercontinental ballistic missile into the sea off Japan on Friday, the Pentagon has confirmed. It landed in Japan's exclusive economic zone just hours after Tokyo announced i...
29/07/2017 7:36 AM AEST
President Donald Trump, in an interview with The Wall Street Journal, said his criticism of leaks didn't cover everything. “I don’t mean the White House stuff where they’re fighting over who loves me the most, OK? It’s just stupid people doing that.”

Trump Says White House Staffers 'Fighting Over Who Loves Me The Most'

President Donald Trump characterized months of reported infighting within his administration as a battle between staffers competing for his affection in an interview published Tuesday in The Wall Stre...
26/07/2017 2:54 PM AEST

Snooty, World's Oldest Captive Manatee, Dead At 69

Snooty, the world's oldest known captive manatee who lived at a South Florida aquarium for more than half a century, died on Sunday. He was 69. Born in 1948, Snooty's arrival was the first ever record...
24/07/2017 11:22 PM AEST
In a June 7 speech, four days after Donald Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. was contacted about compromising information on Hillary Clinton, the then-candidate promised "major" news about his opponent.

Trump Teased ‘Major’ News On Clinton Hours After Jr. Set Russian Meeting

Donald Trump promised a "major speech" attacking campaign rival Hillary Clinton last June, just hours after his son, Donald Trump Jr., set up a meeting with a Russian lawyer he was told had compromisi...
12/07/2017 6:55 PM AEST
FILE PHOTO: Donald Trump Jr. (C) hugs his father, Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump, as Donald Jr's wife Vanessa (L) walks past after Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination at the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio U.S. July 21, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File photo

Trump Ignores Revelations About Don Jr.'s Meeting With Russian Lawyer

President Donald Trump was notably silent about his eldest son on Twitter Tuesday following a string of shocking reports that revealed how Donald Trump Jr. had met with a Russian lawyer in hopes of ga...
11/07/2017 9:42 PM AEST
U.S. President Donald Trump's sons Donald Trump Jr. (L) and Eric Trump sit in the audience waiting to watch their father announce his nominee for the empty associate justice seat at the U.S. Supreme Court, at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. January 31, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Report: Email Sent To Donald Trump Jr. Spoke Of Russian Plot To Aid Trump Campaign

Donald Trump Jr. was told in an email that a meeting to obtain information damaging to presidential rival Hillary Clinton was connected to intelligence gathered by the Russian government to help elect...
11/07/2017 11:39 AM AEST