South Korea hopes to avoid "taper terror" when US ends stimulus
According to the nation's deputy finance minister, South Korea is prepared to weather a macro-economic storm.
K-Flicks: Korean filmmakers storm Hollywood
Not long ago Korea was a heavily censored backwater. Now it’s changing cinema.
North Korea agrees to family reunions with the South
North Korea has agreed to a proposal by South Korea to resume reunions of families separated in the 1950-1953 Korean War.
Made in China: Can China build an Apple or Ikea?
Yes, and it's on the verge.
Battle of the dueling war crimes
Nationalists in Japan and South Korea dredge up Korea’s heinous Vietnam War past.
Seventh time's a charm? Koreas reach Kaesong agreement
Will it last?
How did a rare radioactive isotope get into South Korea?
Xenon, a rare, colorless and orderless noble gas that quickly decays, was detected floating above South Korea three times in June.
Why one North Korean defector wants to return home
Having made the dangerous journey out of North Korea, Son Jong-Hun is about to take an even greater risk: going home.
What happens when K-pop comes to Mexico?
Everybody freaks out!
North and South Korea plan new talks on Kaesong industrial complex
New rounds of talks regarding re-opening the industrial complex will be held on August 14th, after North appears to meet key negotiating goal.
Hiroshima’s forgotten victims: A Korean survivor’s tale
When the US bombed Hiroshima 68 years ago, many victims were Korean forced laborers. Their ordeal has been particularly arduous.
Despite Obama’s claims, the Korea-US free trade agreement has cost American jobs
Koreans aren’t very fond of the deal either.
How we restored the K-pop community's faith in journalism
Are K-pop commenters the best commenters of all? With one correction, GlobalPost goes from tabloid rag to restorer of faith.
North Korea marks Korean War 'victory' with parade in Pyongyang
Kim Jong Un, the Hermit Kingdom's 30-year-old leader, attended the parade of goose-stepping soldiers and machines in the main plaza in Pyongyang.
Samsung tops Apple
Samsung is now the world's most profitable mobile handset vendor.
Samsung: Fomenting crisis at the world’s largest electronics company
As margins shrink on tablets and smartphones, Samsung attempts to reinvent itself through disruption — again.
Why South Korea's sports mascots are better than yours
These mascots really get going at a recent All-Star baseball game.
How North Korea is celebrating the war you never knew it won
While the rest of the world may see the Korean War as a draw, North Korea fetes it like a win.
Asiana Airlines victim was alive when struck by fire truck, coroner finds
One of the three victims of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash, Chinese student Ye Meng Yuan, survived the impact before being struck and killed by a fire vehicle, a coroner has ruled.
Ye Meng Yuan, Asiana Airlines crash victim, alive when hit by fire truck
Coroner confirms that 16-year-old Chinese student was alive when a fire truck hit her on the runway.
Not entertaining the troops: South Korea scraps pop-star soldiers
Following a series of scandals involving celebrity recruits, the South Korean military has decided that K-pop stars will no longer receive special treatment when they carry out their obligatory service.
If you think the NSA is bad …
Meet South Korea’s spy service, which stands accused of using subterfuge to get a president elected.
Hopes fade for revival of Kaesong industrial zone
A fourth round of talks over the Kaesong complex took place just across the border in the North. Three previous attempts this month all ended in deadlock.
Asiana Airlines not to sue KTVU
"We decided not to proceed with the suit to concentrate all our efforts on dealing with the aftermath of the accident," Asiana Airlines said in a statement.
Cockpit Confucian: Why the racial mudslinging in the Asiana tragedy?
The Korean carrier sues a San Francisco TV station for an ethnic slur, and commentators ask whether 'hierarchical culture' caused the crash.
Asiana will beef up pilot training on new jets; plans to sue KTVU
Meanwhile, the carrier said on Monday that it planned to sue US television station KTVU for reporting racially offensive fake names given for the pilots of the Asiana flight.
Third victim in Asiana Airlines crash in San Francisco identified
San Francisco General Hospital says a 15-year-old girl has become the third victim of the Asiana Airlines crash last weekend.
Co-pilots need more training, FAA finds after Colgan Air flight 3407 crash
Announcement comes after questions arise around pilots at controls of Asiana Airlines crash in San Francisco.
Relax, Pyongyang: South Korean pop star Rain is now a civilian (VIDEO)
Rain, the South Korean pop star once named Time's 100 most influential people, has been discharged from the military.
World leaders in wax: Kim Jong Il has finally made it
Better than the real thing? You be the judge.
Koreas begin new talks on Kaesong industrial zone
North and South Korea have renewed talks on reopening their jointly run Kaesong industrial zone, one of the last remaining symbols of cross-border reconciliation.