South Korea

NKorean reporters use fax to file stories from Asian Games

By Thu, Sep 18, 2014 5:04PM UTC Pic: AP.

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials say North Korean reporters are using fax and American email services to file stories from the Asian Games in Incheon because the northerners’ websites are blocked in the South.

Japan, neighbors agree to moves to protect endangered eels

By Thu, Sep 18, 2014 1:04PM UTC Japan, neighbors agree to moves to protect endangered eels

TOKYO (AP) — Japan has agreed to cut purchases of eel fry from neighboring East Asian countries by 20 percent as part of moves to protect the endangered species. The agriculture ministry reported the agreement with China, South Korea and Taiwan, reached Wednesday at the end of a meeting on

Police investigate sexual 2nd harassment case at Asian Games

By Wed, Sep 17, 2014 7:19PM UTC Pic: AP.

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police are investigating a second sexual harassment case involving a football player or official at the Asian Games in Incheon.

US man detained for trying to swim to North Korea

By Wed, Sep 17, 2014 4:39PM UTC South Korean army soldiers stand guard at a military check point near the border with North Korea Wednesday. Pic: AP.

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An official says South Korean border guards have arrested an American man who they believe was attempting to swim across the border into rival North Korea.

Iran soccer official suspected of sexual harassment at Asian Games

By Tue, Sep 16, 2014 5:45PM UTC Pic: AP.

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police say they are investigating an official from Iran’s Asian Games delegation over suspicions he sexually harassed a female volunteer at a soccer stadium.

Page 1 of 377123...Last »