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Failed North Korea Rocket Launch May Prompt Nuke Test

Failed North Korea Rocket Launch May Prompt Nuke Test

North Korea’s failed rocket launch is raising concerns that the communist state might conduct a nuclear test to overcome the international embarrassment.  The rocket traveled a little more than 60 miles before exploding over a sea separating the Korean peninsula and China late yesterday.  The U.S., South Korea, Japan, and most other nations believe the […]

North Korean Rocket Causes Flight Reroute

North Korean Rocket Causes Flight Reroute

Tokyo – Asian airlines said they will divert planes from the intended flight path of North Korea’s rocket as shipping in the area was warned on Tuesday to beware of falling debris. Japan’s two largest carriers, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways said they will alter the route of flights between Tokyo and Southeast Asian […]