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Lab Chimps 'Abandoned' on African Island, Activists Say
Dozens of chimpanzees used in experimental labs in Africa by an American health charity are now living on their own on African islands, where activists say their previous lives in cages have not prepared them to survive in the wild. The New York Blood Center (NYBC) began experimenting on
New Mexico Governor Wants Vote on Reinstating Death Penalty
New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez plans to put legislation to revive capital punishment on the agenda for a pending special session to fix the state's budget shortfall
North Korea Tells ABC News ‘No Exception’ to US Detainees Being Treated as Prisoners of War
U.S. citizens being held in North Korean prisons will be subjected to wartime laws with "no exception," a Pyongyang diplomat told ABC News in an exclusive interview. The basis for a wartime designation of prisoners such as Otto Warmbier and Kim Dong Chul, two Americans being held there, is
N. Korean Missile Test Won’t Impact Negotiations for US Detained Student, Experts Say
The surprise missile test launched by North Korea today will likely not help relations between the rogue nation and the United States, but it may not directly impact the negotiations for the release of an American college student who has been detained there, according to former New Mexico Gov. Bill
North Korea Fires Ballistic Missiles Into Sea of Japan
The launches are in violation of existing United Nations Security Resolutions barring North Korea from conducting ballistic missile tests.
Diplomatic Battle to Get American Student Back From North Korea
United States is quietly working to free Otto Warmbier, who North Koreans claim was stealing a political banner.
Other Americans Who Have Been Detained in North Korea
American student Otto Warmbier, who was sentenced to serve 15 years of hard labor because he tried to steal a propaganda poster in North Korea, is not the first American to be detained there. At least three Americans -- a student and two men who were held for perceived missionary activities -- were
North Korea Sentences US Student to 15 Years of Labor
Otto Warmbier, 21, was found guilty of what the North Korean government calls "subversion."
Presidential Candidate Vermin Supreme Tells ABC News His Campaign Platforms
ABC News' Brad Mielke chats with the candidate at the New Hampshire Primary Student Convention.
Democratic Debate Preview: 'Strait Talk' From the Red Arrow Diner in Manchester, NH
Matt Dowd and LZ Granderson on what to expect in Saturday night's ABC News debate