The missile exploded within seconds of its launch, according to a U.S. military spokesman.
Although the North Koreans are still thought to be a long way from being able to hit mainland U.S., a South Korean expert says Sunday's test was ominous.
Trump's White House has evidently reassessed American policy regarding North Korea. But it's not the only country governed by a 'crazy' regime.
Kim Jong Un calls test a revolutionary breakthrough for the country's space program.
North Korea launched four ballistic missiles last week and is developing nuclear-tipped missiles that can reach the U.S., despite UN Security Council sanctions.
South Korea's Constitutional Court ruled on Friday to uphold a parliamentary vote to impeach Park Geun-hye for influence-peddling and graft.
North Korea May Suspend Nuclear Tests in Exchange for Halted South Korea-U.S. Military Drills, China Says
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says frictions between the North and Washington and Seoul were like 'two accelerating trains' headed at each other, with neither side willing to give way.
The Trump Administration is considering a range of options, from sanctions to preemptive air strikes at North Korean nuclear installations.
Pyongyang barred Malaysians from leaving the country, and Malaysia has responded with a ban on North Koreans leaving its midst as well.
The envoy said last month that his country 'cannot trust' Malaysia's handling of the murder probe.