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Pompeo 'hopeful' North Korea talks can continue

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted that North Korea is keeping open the possibility of continued talks after Pyongyang's deputy foreign minister said they might walk from negotiations, criticizing the top US diplomat and national security adviser John Bolton for creating "an atmosphere of hostility."

Fine proposed for eastern Kansas nuclear plant

Federal regulators have proposed fining the nuclear power plant in eastern Kansas over what regulators say was retaliation against an employee reporting a possible safety issue.    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced Tuesday that it found the Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation violated federal regulations and proposed a fined of $232,000