SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Officials say 14 people are feared dead after a ventilation grate collapsed during a concert by a popular girls’ band near South Korea’s capital. Fire officials said two people have been confirmed dead and 12 others were unresponsive after the accident Friday in Seongnam, just south of Seoul. They said...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Popular South Korean messaging app Kakao Talk says it will stop cooperating with authorities seeking to access private messages as part of a government crackdown on online criticism....
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Voters in a South Korean city rejected a nuclear power plant in a referendum that the government says has no legal effect....
TOKYO (AP) — As North Korea’s ruling party prepares to mark its 69th anniversary on Friday, the world will be watching to see if leader Kim Jong Un will make his first public appearance in more than a month. Kim’s absence from the public eye, along with suggestions in the North Korean media that he...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A report says a South Korean ferry captain has apologized for leaving his doomed vessel but said he didn't know his actions would lead to the deaths of more than 300 people. ...
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