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TOKYO (AP) — Japan expressed strong regret Friday over San Francisco’s decision to give city property status to a statue commemorating Asian women who..
AP file photo A U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during the annual joint military exer..
South Korean authorities raided Apple’s offices just before it was about to launch the iPhone X in the country. The incident is expected to raise ling..
A fighter received jail time this week in South Korea for his role in a UFC fight-fixing scandal. Tae Hyun Bang was sentenced to 10 months by the Seou..
Images taken Wednesday appear to show North Korean soldiers refortifying and digging trenches where a defector escaped last week across the Demilitari..
Following the final World Cup qualification playoffs, we now know precisely which 32 teams will be heading to Russia next year for the greatest sporti..
SEOUL — Samsung is still best known globally for its smartphone and technology empire. In South Korea however, the conglomerate is associated with alm..
TOKYO (Reuters) - The mayor of Japan’s western city of Osaka plans to cut ties with U.S. sister city San Francisco after the latter accepted the donat..
TOKYO -- Japan has expressed strong regret over San Francisco's decision to give formal city property status to a statue commemorating women who worke..
TOKYO -- Japan has expressed strong regret over San Francisco's decision to give formal city property status to a statue commemorating women who worke..
The group found Canada's household debt-to-GDP (gross domestic product) ratio had ballooned to 101 percent — significantly higher than any other natio..
This combination of images made from Nov. 13, 2017, surveillance video released by the United Nations Command shows a North Korean soldier running fro..
SEOUL (Reuters) - A defector’s treatment for critical injuries suffered during a dramatic dash from North Korea has highlighted a shortage of South Ko..
The U.S. Navy has called off search and rescue efforts for three missing sailors who were on board a C-2A “Greyhound” transport aircraft two days afte..
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According to a report from a London newspaper, Apple’s offices in South Korea have been raided by regulators, just ahead of the launch of the iPhone X..
Intrepid dataminers have from PUBG's test server code, but it seems there's yet more gold in them hills/lines of ones and zeroes.  According to Reddit..
Five hundred students stand in front of the school's main gate. With determined attitude, they take off their school uniform jackets, raise their fist..
GENEVA (AP) — Russian cross-country skiers found guilty of doping at the Sochi Olympics can compete in World Cup races this weekend because the Intern..
Renault has just unveiled an updated version of the Samsung SM3 Z.E., at the Daegu International Future Auto Expo in South Korea. The Megane-based com..
As Bitcoin continues its stride towards mainstream adoption, it turns out that its surging price rates are not the only thing experiencing a sudden in..
The North Korean regime of Kim Jong Un has not said anything about the dramatic escape of one of its soldiers, who ran across the border into South Ko..
The CEO of a cryptocurrency start-up that raised nearly $375,000 through an initial coin offering (ICO) and then disappeared, lied about his employmen..
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee and anti-doping authorities are to blame for a Russian doping scandal that tarnished the 2014 W..
The Malaysian FA (FAM) has released the preliminary call-up list for Malaysia U23's centralised camp, ahead of the 2018 AFC U23 Championship in Januar..
MOBILE USERS, CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A North Korean soldier races for the border in a jeep and then on foot before hi..
Prince Mohammed bin Salman speaks with a Saudi prince in 2012. He has acted to consolidate power after he was named crown prince this year and the U.S..
FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, file photo, the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier arrives in Hong Kong. A U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound plane carrying..
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were largely flat on Thursday with investors in the U.S. markets going on a Thanksgiving holiday and the..
Hospital records from a soldier who defected from North Korea this month offer telling details about health problems in the closed country. The 24-yea..
from North Korea. A young soldier risking his life, driving across the no man's land of the dmz, crashing his jeep and making a run for it. You can se..
FILE - In this March 14, 2017, file photo, a U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during t..
COMMENT  When names of some of Africa’s greatest strikers are mentioned, the likes of Roger Milla, George Weah, Abedi ‘Pele’ Ayew and Nigeria’s Rashid..
Hospital records from a soldier who defected from North Korea this month offer telling details about health problems in the closed country. The 24-yea..
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton joined attorneys general from 11 other states Wednesday in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the Trump adminis..
According to initial reports, the plane suffered a rare twin-engine failure 575 miles south of Okinawa, Japan, near the end of a routine run out to th..
According to initial reports, the plane suffered a rare twin-engine failure 575 miles south of Okinawa, Japan, near the end of a routine run out to th..
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks mostly slipped away from their latest record highs Wednesday as the two former halves of Hewlett-Packard both tumbled, whi..
A U.S. Navy aircraft with 11 passengers and crew crashed into the Philippine Sea on Wednesday on its return to the USS Ronald Reagan, according to the..
The North Korean solider who was captured on video defecting to the South earlier this month is enjoying watching South Korean music videos and the Am..
We take a look overseas right now and to the Korean Peninsula were soldier who defected from the north and the south. Is recovering from his wounds th..
Franken. New video showing a north Korean soldier defecting to South Korea. You see him first driving then running for his life as bullets fly. He was..
So this this fascinating dramatic video released overnight showing in North Korean soldier making a run for it he was shot six times during his daring..
A North Korean soldier made a desperate dash to freedom in a jeep and then on foot, being shot at least five times as he limped across the border and ..
Hospital records from a young North Korean soldier who defected earlier this month offer telling details about health problems in the closed country. ..
In many ways, these days it seems the annual CES tradeshow in Las Vegas is where consumer tech goes to die. Vibrating smart jeans? Bizarre wearables? ..
NEW YORK (AP) — With the Thanksgiving holiday approaching, U.S. stocks are little changed Wednesday after they finished at all-time highs the day befo..
AP photo Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listens as President Donald Trump announces that the United States will designate North Korea a state sponso..
In this Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, people watch a TV screen showing images of President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong ..
NEW YORK (AP) — With the Thanksgiving holiday approaching, U.S. stocks are little changed Wednesday after they finished at all-time highs the day befo..