South Korea

  1. Captain Lee Joon-seok, Capsized Ferry Captain: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Captain Lee Joon-seok, 69, may be arrested for his alleged inaction during the sinking of the Sewol, the South Korean ferry that sank carrying over 450 people.

    April 18, 2014
  2. Hundreds Missing After Korean Ferry Sinks: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Sewol, a South Korean ferry, sank in the Yellow Sea. Now, up to 300 people are still missing and many are confirmed dead in the capsized ship.

    April 16, 2014
  3. South Korea Ferry Capsizes With 459 Aboard: The Photos You Need to See

    The Sewol ferry capsized in South Korea. Several are dead and hundreds missing. See the shocking photos here.

    April 16, 2014
  4. PHOTOS: What Would War With North Korea Look Like?

    U.S. and South Korean Marines teamed up in Pohang to hold a joint exercise in lieu of escalating tensions with North Korea. Check out the combat simulation pix.

    March 31, 2014
  5. ‘Kai’ Kim Jong In: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Today, the world is celebrating the birthday of Korean pop sensation Kim Jong In, inspiring the hashtag #HappyJonGinDay. Here’s what you need to know about him.

    January 13, 2014
  6. AMAZING: The Best Photos From Seoul’s 2013 Lantern Festival

    Here are the most incredible pictures.

    November 2, 2013
  7. Movie Studios Test Streaming Strategy: Five Fast Facts You Need To Know

    Movie studios will test streaming movies in theaters in South Korea.

    June 25, 2013
  8. Koreas Agree to Talk About Reopening Jointly Run Complex

    The action is a signal that the two feuding countries may be on the verge of resolving their issues.

    June 6, 2013
  9. Suicidal Jumper Kills 5-Year-Old After Landing on Her in South Korea

    The man was killed instantly while the girl later died in the hospital from a skull fracture.

    May 25, 2013
  10. Miss Korea 2013: Attack of the Clones (20 Bizarre Photos)

    South Korea’s obsession with plastic surgery came to light in a bizarre way: photos of the 20 female contenders for Miss Korea 2013 that all look the same.

    April 24, 2013
  11. John Kerry to Urge China’s Influence Over N. Korea: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    “No country in the world has as close a relationship or as significant an impact on [North Korea] than China.”

    April 12, 2013
  12. North Korea Missile Test May Be Imminent: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    The Obama administration has reason to believe that North Korea could launch ballistic missiles at anytime.

    April 9, 2013
  13. North Korea Warns Foreigners to Evacuate South Korea

    “We do not wish harm on foreigners in South Korea should there be a war.”

    April 9, 2013
  14. U.S. Deploys Second Destroyer Warship to North Korea

    In response to rising animosity between North Korea and world relations, the U.S. military has deployed a second guided-missile destroyer to the Asia-Pacific region.

    April 2, 2013
  15. U.S. Positions Destroyer Ship Off North Korean Coast

    The United States positioned a destroyer ship capable of shooting down missiles off the Korean peninsula in response to rising tensions with North Korea

    April 1, 2013