In the government’s latest tally, South Korea says 280 people from the ferry that capsized in the Yellow Sea south of Seoul are still missing and 5 people have died....
A passenger ferry capsized and sank of the coast of South Korea today with more than 470 passengers on board. So far 2 casualties have been confirmed, 180 people have been rescued, and at least 290 people people are still missing....
LONDON (AP) — Staff at a London hair salon say they had a close shave with North Korean officials after using the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, to promote discount haircuts. M&M Hair Academy says it received a visit by two men from the nearby North Korean embassy after putting up a poster last week featuring a picture of Kim — who sports a distinctive undercut — and the slogan "Bad Hair Day?"...
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Badminton World Federation has reversed a one-year ban handed to Olympic gold medalist Lee Yon-dae for missing doping tests. The Malaysia-based BWF on Tuesday said that Lee and fellow South Korean player Kim Ki-jung are eligible to resume competition immediately. Both players were banned in January after accumulating three...
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Runners from all over the world have filled the streets of North Korea's showcase capital for the annual Pyongyang marathon, which is open to foreign amateurs this year for the first time....
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