TOKYO (AP) — The United Nations’ official in charge of investigating human rights abuses in North Korea says he stands by U.N. findings on widespread abuses there despite recent backtracking by a prominent defector on the details of his life in the North’s prison system. The U.N. special rapporteur on
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Ten people are missing after a Chinese fishing boat sank in international waters near the South Korean resort island of Jeju.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Park Geun-hye has nominated ruling party lawmaker Lee Wan Koo to replace Prime Minister Chung Hong-won nearly 10 months after Chung offered to resign over a ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people in April last year.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG Electronics Inc. says it will start selling its latest curved smartphone next week.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea is seeking to discredit a prominent North Korean prison camp survivor who recently admitted inaccuracies in parts of his widely read story of horrific abuse in the North.
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