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North Korean official reportedly heading to US for talks

A senior North Korean official arrived in Beijing on Thursday, reportedly en route to the United States for talks ahead of a possible second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Trump expresses optimism amid final Kim summit preparations

In the final hours of calm before an unprecedented summit with North Korea, President Donald Trump forecast a “nice” outcome from what he said would be a “very interesting meeting” Tuesday with Kim Jong Un, while Kim was spending Monday out of public view.

North Korean military may benefit from Kim’s charm offensive

While raising hopes for denuclearization and a peace treaty to finally end the Korean War, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s newly found focus on diplomacy comes with an ironic flipside: It could be a godsend for his generals.

3 sets of talks aimed at arranging summit between Trump, Kim

A top lieutenant of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in the United States conducting one of three sets of parallel talks aimed at salvaging a summit between Kim and President Donald Trump.

In Kentucky coal country, lawmakers open up to nuclear power

Lawmakers in coal-producing Kentucky have voted to open the door to nuclear power, over objections from a legislator who called it a "kick in the teeth" to the beleaguered coal industry.

Kentucky governor would not veto nuclear bill

Kentucky's Republican governor says he will not veto a bill that would lift the state's decades-old ban on nuclear power.

Companies file for bankruptcy after radioactive waste fines

A business owner and his two firms that were fined millions of dollars after being accused of illegally dumping low-level nuclear waste have all filed for bankruptcy in federal court.

Public forum to address radioactive waste concerns

There’s a public forum Tuesday night about the low-level radioactive waste that was reportedly illegally dumped in a landfill in Estill County.

Kerry: Iran nuke deal likely implemented in ‘coming days’

Secretary of State John Kerry says that Iran will likely be in compliance with a landmark nuclear deal within days, and other officials say it could be as early as this weekend.

TVA’s Sequoyah reactors have licenses renewed

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has renewed operating licenses for both reactors at Tennessee Valley Authority's Sequoyah Nuclear Plant in Soddy-Daisy.

Feds halt uranium enrichment project at southern Ohio plant

The government has announced plans to halt a southern Ohio uranium enrichment project in favor of similar work being done in Tennessee.

Congress readies debate on Iran deal

Lawmakers in Washington are getting ready for a vote over the Iran nuclear deal.

Long-delayed nuclear reactor requests operating license

The Tennessee Valley Authority is on track to open the nation's first new nuclear generating plant of the 21st century.

TVA preparing to test new reactor at Watts Bar

The Tennessee Valley Authority says it is preparing to conduct testing on a new reactor at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant that is nearing completion.

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