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Private Briefing
with WILLIAM PATALON III, Executive Editor

North Korea's "Satellite" Launch Means More Business for This Tech Player

North Korea on Sunday made good on a promise to put an observation satellite into Earth orbit – ignoring growing global pressures to abandon its rocket and nuclear-weapons testing.

The launch was viewed as a “strategic provocation” by its neighbor to the south and may actually have been a technical failure. U.S. security officials today said the newly launched satellite is actually “tumbling” in space – rendering it useless for its stated purpose. Full Story