Death came by way of physical fatigue, as Pyongyang's official news agency had it.... How he really died — of natural causes or of, well, intervention of a military or conspiratorial sort — will help determine the nature of the successor regime.
Sony had unusual involvement in the controversial film
But who exactly is Kim Yo Jong?
Rumors that the Supreme Leader's month-long vanishing act signals a coup or a power shuffle are likely false, experts say
Kim Jong Un's absence from an important parliamentary meeting fuels speculation about health problems
With additional assistance from the North Korean leader's best friend, Dennis Rodman
Thirty-year-old despot clearly refers to the Dec. 12 execution of influential uncle Jang Song Thaek in New Year message to the people
Amid anxiety about high-level purges
A report in a Hong Kong-based newspaper claims Kim Jong Un had his uncle torn to bits by a pack of ravenous dogs
The controversial former NBA star arrives this week in North Korea, a pariah state still coming to terms with its leader's recent purge of his own uncle
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has allowed his aunt to remain in power after swiftly removing and executing her husband from government. Kim Kyong Hui, a...