December 19, 2012 Park Geun-hye will not only be the first woman to lead the Asian nation, she's also the daughter of a military dictator who ruled for nearly two decades.
September 2, 2012 Moon had been hospitalized in South Korea two week ago with pneumonia. He was 92 years old.
April 13, 2012 The disintegration of North Korea's latest long-range missile shortly after liftoff today increases the likelihood that the communist nation will resume testing nuclear weapons or take other provocative steps to show its strength, analysts say.
November 22, 2011 Angered by the ruling party's successful push to ratify a free trade deal with the U.S., a South Korean lawmaker doused the parliament's speaker.
October 11, 2011 Like all able-bodied South Korean men, he's required to serve in the nation's military. "I'm sorry to make such a fuss while leaving," Rain told a large crowd. "I'll be back from my duties soon."
August 17, 2011 In July, a South Korean court awarded $932 in damages to a man who sued Apple over the iPhone's ability to track users' location — and store the data for up to a year. Now, around 27,000 South Koreans are making the same complaint, and seeking the same award.
July 6, 2011 The other finalists were: Munich, Germany, and Annecy, France.
January 21, 2011 The top-secret operation reportedly lasted about five hours. Eight pirates were killed, while 21 members of the crew were freed.
December 20, 2010 California torrential rain; Korea tension; British terror arrests; UConn women's basketball team ties winning record
December 17, 2010 North Korea is threatening retaliation if South Korea follows through on planned live-fire military drills on the same island that was the scene of a deadly artillery barrage from the North on November 23rd.
December 6, 2010 The two leaders discussed the North's recent deadly shelling of a South Korean island and the further escalation of tensions along the world's most dangerous border.
December 1, 2010 South Korean military exercises over; will North Korea attack again; Belarus nukes; European snow
November 29, 2010 Wikileaks; South Korea new drills; Iranian scientists attacked, one killed; Ireland bailout terms set; actor Leslie Nielsen dies