Chico Harlan joined the foreign staff in 2010 after two years covering the domestic crisis of Washington Nationals baseball. A Syracuse University graduate, Harlan has worked as a staff writer at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and the (Sydney) Daily-Telegraph.
N. Korea proposes high-level talks with U.S. on regional tensions, mutual denuclearization
After making their way to Laos, North Korean defectors encounter a new problem.
Japan’s Nikkei falls 6.4 percent in latest beating for world’s third-largest economy.
Talks planned for Wednesday would have been the first between the two governments in six years.