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Politics Jul 30North Korea launched 2 short-range ballistic missiles, South Korea says
Observers say the launches were aimed at ramping up pressure on the United States to make concessions as the two countries are struggling to resume diplomacy on the North's nuclear weapons program.
World Jul 272 dead, 8 athletes hurt in S Korea balcony collapse
A balcony inside a nightclub in South Korea collapsed on Saturday, killing two people and injuring 16, including American and other athletes at the world swimming championships, officials said.
World Jul 26North Korea says missile test was warning to South Korea ‘warmongers’
South Korea's military later said that the flight data of the weapon launched Thursday showed similarities to the Russian-made Iskander, a short-range, nuclear-capable missile.
World Jul 24North Korea launches 2 projectiles off its coast
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectile launch came from an area near the eastern city of Wonsan.
World Jul 11North Korea vows to respond to South Korea’s deployment of U.S. fighter jets
North Korea said it will respond by developing and testing unspecified special weapons of its own to “destroy” the aircraft.
World Jun 18What China, North Korea are looking to achieve with summit
Here's a look at what both countries' leaders may be trying to achieve with the first visit to Pyongyang of a Chinese leader in 14 years.
World May 307 dead, 21 missing after South Korean tour boat sinks in Hungary
A South Korean group on a package tour of Europe were on an hour-long sightseeing tour of Budapest when their boat collided with a Viking cruise ship amid a downpour Wednesday evening.
World May 28UN reveals rights abuses, bribery at North Korean markets
Officials are able to extort money and other favors from people working at the informal markets by using the threat of arrest and detention, a U.N. report indicates.
World May 09North Korea fires 2 suspected short-range missiles
The test was the North's second weapons launch in the last five days and a possible warning that nuclear disarmament talks with Washington could be in danger.
World May 04North Korea fires several short-range projectiles into sea
North Korea on Saturday fired several unidentified short-range projectiles into the sea off its eastern coast, the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff said, a likely sign of Pyongyang’s growing frustration at stalled diplomatic talks with Washington meant to provide…