| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Another multibillion-dollar Asian theme park is in the works: 20th Century Fox announced plans Wednesday to build one in South Korea.
The announcement comes only seven months after the entertainment company broke ground on a 25-acre theme park in...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:27 PM
Talks over North Korea’s participation in the Asian Games in Incheon broke down Thursday over issues including who would foot the expenses of the athletes' and cheerleaders' visit to South Korea.
Thursday’s meeting took place in the...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 1:54 PM
The U.S. government on Friday announced substantial punitive tariffs on hundreds of millions of dollars worth of steel products imported from South Korea and eight other countries.
The much-anticipated decision marks one of the largest dumping cases...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 8:42 AM
The leader of the organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, unexpectedly resigned on Monday.
President Jin-sun Kim delivered his surprise announcement during an executive staff meeting at the committee's Seoul...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:30 PM
BOURG MADAME, France - New York-based Film Movement has closed U.S. rights to Jean-Pierre Ameris' "Marie's Story," which world premieres at next week's Locarno Festival as a Piazza Grande screening.
The sale and Locarno berth - a Piazza Grande slot is...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:53 PM
A dozen students crowded around a picnic table at Ralph Foy Park in Burbank Monday afternoon, decorating leather bracelets and bookmarks.
The high school and college students hailed from Incheon, South Korea, Burbank’s sister city since 1961, and...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:29 AM
A day after the executive in charge of preparations for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics resigned, media outlets in South Korea are reporting that he may have been forced to leave by an ongoing investigation into his organizing committee's financial...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Lee Su-ha has been camped on the steps of South Korea’s parliament for more than a week. He has stopped eating and dropped 18 pounds. His hunger strike will continue, he says, until legislators authorize a special committee to investigate the...
| May 24, 2014
| 3:23 PM
FIFA made an extraordinary decision when it awarded the last World Cup to South Africa, welcoming a nation and a continent to stand center stage under the hottest spotlight in international sports.
And despite a few glitches, the 2010 tournament was a...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 5:59 PM
Belgium is hoping for a quick recovery over the weekend from top defenders Vincent Kompany and Thomas Vermaelen as both remain doubtful for their World Cup match against the United States on Tuesday.
Anthony Vanden Borre was ruled out of the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:56 PM
In the aftermath of Sunday's tie with Portugal, many U.S. players described the final seconds as an emotional roller coaster, with Portugal's last-minute goal denying the U.S. certain advancement to the round of 16 at the World Cup.
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:17 PM
FIFA world ranking: 22.
Last World Cup: 2010.
Best finish: Group stage.
How qualified: Beat Burkina Faso in CAF playoff.
Fun fact: Author Albert Camus was a goalkeeper in school, which likely makes the University of Algiers the only...