• North Korea confirms it test-fired ballistic rockets

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Wednesday it test-fired ballistic rockets as part of a simulated pre-emptive attack on ports and airfields in South Korea, in a likely reference to the three missile launches that Seoul says the North carried out a day earlier.

  • Tularosa residents mark cancer deaths on Trinity anniversary

    TULAROSA, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico residents used the anniversary of the first atomic bomb test 71 years ago to highlight loved ones they say paid the ultimate price in the form of death from cancer and other illnesses.