UPDATE: South Korean police say the texts are likely hoaxes, as there no records of SMS or app activity coming from the ferry. It took approximately two hours for the ferry to sink, giving ample time for kids trapped on the ship to reach out to their parents.
Prosecutors in South Korea have asked for an arrest warrant for the ferry captain, Lee Joon-seok, 69.
It’s about flying solo — together!
Military tests and heated rhetoric escalated into an exchange of fire between the two Koreas on Monday.
Mother Nature is alive and well. These beautiful parks were recommended by Quora users.
International Space Station video taken on Jan. 30, 2014 reveals a stark contrast between the neighboring Koreas.
Because she’s not the hero we deserve, but the one we need…
About 560 students had gathered in the auditorium when the roof collapsed.
It’s like a modern-day Parent Trap.
A midnight rendezvous atop a rooftop bar overlooking some of the most breathtaking Asian skylines? YES, PLEASE! Who doesn’t love having a cocktail in hand and a beautiful view! Check out these gorgeous rooftop bars for your next night out abroad in these Asian countries.
Not including the KPOP, because that’s obvious.
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DJ Michael Woods said Bieber fled behind his security team after taking a “cheap shot” at his manager.
Insert penis pun. NSFWish.
They’re having muscles around their mouth surgically cut into smiles.
Surely the best thing about traveling the world is finding all the best record shops, right?
The proof is in the trailers.
20 South Koreans hurt at race to grab smartphone vouchers hanging from helium balloons.
As the 60th anniversary of the Korean War approaches on Sunday, North Korean school children expressed their feelings toward “American bastards.” The 12-year-olds interviewed spoke of their all-powerful leader and how he defeated the U.S., which they blame for continuing tensions with the South.
The best part is that the pitch is actually pretty solid. OK, that’s not really the BEST part…
The Facebook founder met with South Korean President Park Geun-hye in Seoul on Tuesday, to discuss ways to spur entrepreneurship and tech innovation in the country. The occasion prompted a rare wardrobe upgrade for the Zuck, who switched his iconic hoodie for a suit.
It’s true. You can actually buy all these things!
Rep. Doug Lamborn argues “smuggling” internet and radio capable technology would help turn population against regim.
South Korea’s Yonhap News agency reports North Korea has moved two intermediate-range missiles to its East coast.
“A shooting war between North and South Korea is a real possibility, even if a North Korean nuclear strike on the US is not.”
North Korea on Tuesday said it plans to restart its 5 megawatt nuclear reactor that was shut down under an agreement reached at the six-party talks in 2007, Yonhap News reports.
In a special statement, North Korea said it will deal with every inter-Korean issue in a wartime manner, Yohhap News reports. The declaration refocuses the conflict from hollow threats to Atlanta to dead-serious ones targeting Seoul.
Thousands of North Koreans turned out for a rally at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang in support of leader Kim Jong Un’s call to arms.