North Korea celebrates late leader, recent missile launch

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea on Tuesday celebrated its latest missile launch, which foreign experts were analyzing for evidence of advancement in the country's missile capabilities.

  • Written by ERIC TALMADGE , Associated Press

AP FACT CHECK: Trump takes credit for jobs, arrests

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is patting himself on the back for immigration and job-creation initiatives that started before he took office.

  • Written by ALICIA A. CALDWELL and JOSH BOAK , Associated Press

NATO chief seeks bigger defense budgets ahead of US meeting

BRUSSELS (AP) — The NATO chief urged allies on Tuesday to step up their defense spending, a day ahead of the first meeting between new U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his 27 NATO counterparts in Brussels.

  • Written by LORNE COOK , Associated Press

AP Interview: Trump yet to call UN atomic chief on Iran deal

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The head of the United Nations' atomic agency said Tuesday the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump has yet to be in touch with him or others about their criticism of the Iran nuclear deal.

  • Written by JON GAMBRELL , Associated Press