Female members of a North Korean military band perform in celebration of the country's rocket launch in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Dec. 12, 2012.
Female members of a North Korean military band perform in celebration of the country's rocket launch in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Dec. 12, 2012. AP
Female members of a North Korean military band perform in celebration of the country's rocket launch in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Dec. 12, 2012. AP

North Korea sends object into space with surprise launch of multi-stage rocket

December 12, 2012 12:11 AM