Kim Jong Un watched a rare performance by South Korean pop stars visiting Pyongyang.
April 1, 2018 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, claps with Do Jong-whan, South Korea’s culture, sports and tourism minister during a performance by a South Korean art troupe in Pyongyang, North Korea. Korea Pool/AP
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NASA tried one last time to contact its record-setting Mars rover Opportunity, but declared it dead on Feb. 13, 2019, 15 years after arriving at the Red Planet. The solar-powered rover has been silent for eight months, victim of one of the most intense dust storms in decades.