Once in full operation, which could take years, the Yongbyon nuclear reactor would enable North Korea to produce 6 kilograms of plutonium a year to add to its nuclear weapons stockpile.
Torrential rainfall in Colorado has caused three deaths, destroyed a dam, and prompted massive road closures. The Colorado National Guard has been activated.
Michelle Obama is traveling Thursday to Watertown, Wisc., and hitting the talk-show circuit to push her latest health initiative for America: Drink more water. 'It's really that simple,' she says.
In a rare, direct message to Americans, Putin lays out his case against a US strike on Syria. Opposition extremists, not Assad, used poison gas, he says. Then, the kicker: America is not exceptional, and it's dangerous to think it is.
Hurricane Humberto, as the first such storm of the season, would have been the tardiest to form if it had been three hours later. The hurricane was located west-northwest of the Cape Verde Islands on Wednesday.