Kim Jong Il
The latest news on Kim Jong Il
Despite North Korea's successful missile launch, the country's regime may not be far from implosion.
Famine could lead to dangerous instability for North Korea, with consequences reverberating around the globe.
State-run media reports mystery woman is leader's wife, ending weeks of speculation.
Kim Jong-Un appeared on state television with unknown woman and recently fired a top military aide.
Thousands pack the main square of the capital to pledge their loyalty to new leader Kim Jong Un.
Kim Jong Il's final farewell ends with a 21-gun salute.
The mass mourning over the dictator's death is being driven by a mix of forces.
With Congress in a standoff, some predict issues won't get resolved until January.
Prospects for nuclear disarmament of North Korea look dim.
North Korea's leader was more than just a mercurial despot