Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told the United Nations on Friday that North Korea must stop its "threatening behavior" before talks can begin.
Deputy national security adviser Dina Powell played a big role in helping the Trump administration's Middle East policy.
The launch comes days before a joint air force drill between the U.S. and South Korea.
The professor believes that when you talk about presidential scandals, this one will rank up there with Watergate and Whitewater.
The U.S. list is for any country that "repeatedly provided support for acts of international terrorism."
The country's faced U.N. sanctions since 2006, and it's unclear if the latest measures will slow down its nuclear program.
President Trump announced his plan to visit five Asian countries to increase international support to rein in North Korea.
The U.S. Secretary of State said the situation is "under review."
Japanese and South Korean authorities said they believe North Korea launched a missile over Japan that landed in the Pacific Ocean.
The assembly came to power through a vote that was heavily contested by the opposition.
President Donald Trump will sign a bill that sanctions North Korea, Russia and Iran and nixes his power to end those penalties.
The House passed a bill 419-3 that would limit how much say the president has in ending sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea.