Malaysian police say a female suspect has been detained in connection with the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother.
BEIJING, Feb 15- China rejected a shipment of coal from North Korea a day after the country testfired a ballistic missile in violation of international sanctions, South Korea's Yonhap News Agency reported on Wednesday. In September, the United Nations imposed new sanctions on North Korea, as part of an effort to deter Pyongyang from pursuing its nuclear weapons...
Malaysian authorities have detained a woman from Myanmar in relation to the death of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
North Korea may turn to Africa for help as it faces international backlash from nuclear missile tests and alleged political assassinations.
Here are some of the key stories CNBC is following this hour.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines, including North Korea's rejection of the U.N. Security Council's condemnation of its weekend missile launch.
The half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been killed in Malaysia, the Yonhap News Agency and other South Korean media outlets reported.
Several media reports in South Korea suggest female assassins attacked Kim Jong Nam with 'poison needles.'
North Korea's latest missile test proves it soon will have an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the US.
Rodger Baker of Stratfor says President Trump is still formulating its policy on North Korea.
The dollar hit a two-week high against the yen with another round of solid gains as investors focused again on the U.S. reflation trade.
General Keith Alexander, former NSA director, discusses the relationships between the intelligence community and the new president. With CNBC's Josh Lipton.
US President Donald Trump and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau respond to a question about jobs and NAFTA.
US President Donald Trump and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau respond to a question of how the intel briefings have shaped his perspective.
Donald Trump's restrained reaction to Pyongyang's first ballistic missile launch on his watch underscores that he has few good options to curb its missile and nuclear programs.
CNBC's Chery Kang provides an update on the international reaction to North Korea's latest nuclear missile test.
North Korea has fired a ballistic missile into the sea this weekend – the first test seen since Donald Trump was elected as U.S. president. CNBC’s Chery Kang reports.
Andrew Feldman of Feldman Strategies says President Trump needs to stick to the pledges his made about North Korea during his election campaign.
Robert Kelly, associate professor at Pusan National University, weighs in on President Trump's response to North Korea's latest missile test.
Harry Kazianis of the Center for the National Interest says that North Korea's arsenal of instruments to do damage consists of more than just missiles.