North Korea fires missile as U.S. and South Korea prepare for drills


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The Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea's military said North Korea on Saturday fired one suspected long-range missile from its capital toward the sea, a day after it threatened to take strong measures against South Korea and the U.S. over their joint military exercises. The Joint Chiefs of Staff in Seoul said the ballistic missile was fired at around 5:22 p.m. from an area in Sunan, the site of Pyongyang's international airport, where the North has conducted most of its intercontinental ballistic missile tests in recent years. The South Korean military didn't immediately say where the weapon...