Video: I know these kinetic sculptures by Korean artist Choe U-Ram will haunt me dreams tonight but, their soft movements and the dramatic lighting hypnotised me, and now I have to watch these videos over and over again. More » ...
Anthony B. Herbert, one of the most highly decorated enlisted men in the Korean War, who later charged his superior officers with covering up war crimes in Vietnam, then sued “60?Minutes” for libel after the CBS news program cast doubt on his story, died June?7, 2014, at a veterans facility in Florence, Colo. He was 84.Read full article >>
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The Act denies sanctioned North Koreans and those assisting the Pyongyang weapons programs access to the United States and its financial system, as well as targets banks and individuals who facilitate North Korean cyberattacks, proliferation, smuggling and money laundering.
The original Hyundai Genesis was a valiant first effort from the Korean automaker. Now back for a second generation, we see how Hyundai worked to improve its efforts at making a well-appointed, good-driving luxury sedan. Continue reading...Show More Summary
Driven by huge smartphone sales and clever marketing, Samsung's mobile division enjoyed a spectacular two-year run from the end of 2011 through 2013. But things changed last year. The company's profits started tanking, which it blamed on increased competition from other smartphone makers. Show More Summary
South Korea's Constitutional Court on Thursday struck down a 62-year-old law that made adultery an offense punishable by up to two years in prison. An estimated 53,000 South Koreans have been indicted under the law since the authorities began keeping count in 1985. Show More Summary
For the last 62 years, South Koreans could face up to two years in prison if they were found guilty of adultery. On Thursday, the country's Constitutional Court finally struck down the ban on extramarital sex which dates back to 1953. “It should be left to the free will and love of people to decide whether to maintain […]
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So, you're a main character in a new anime. Fresh from the South Korean animation studios and swimming in an ocean of hype, you're ready for it all: the fame, the fortune, the fan fiction. You s...
Fish harvesting near the radioactive waters of Fukushima increased to 3.32 million tons in 2014, 190 thousand tons more than the previous year.
Berlin's Kochu Karu—a Spanish-Korean fusion restaurant—is host to a very special event: the "Singmahl," a multi-course meal where each dish is accompanied by live opera music.
Two managers say they were forced out of their jobs at Microsoft after they questioned a $22,000 expenses claim that they believed could have partly been to pay for sexual services at a hostess bars in South Korea, it was … Continue reading ?
Ye-jin (Regina) Han, a 44-year-old soprano, faced opposition from the day she was appointed general director of the Korean National Opera: local organizations argued that she lacked the experience and qualifications to lead the country’s flagship company. Han’s departure comes two months after the CEO of the Seoul Philharmonic was forced to resign following the […]
WebroughtyouanicelittleclipfeaturingsomeKoreangirlstryingoutAmericansnacks lastmonthandtheresponsewasfavorable.Ithadit’slulls,butreallyturneditaroundbytheend.Nowthey’rebacktogivetheirthoughtsonanotherAmericanexport:ChanningTatum.NamelyhisshowcaseinMagicMike anditsupcomingsequel.
Time to diversify your cock portfolio. Someone's excited. (It's this chart.) (via Google Finance) Earlier today, South Korea's highest court struck down the country's adultery ban, which had been on the books since 1953. The ruling is...Show More Summary
Day two of Cape Town creative conference Design Indaba featured talks from Nando's founder Robbie Brozin, G-Star brand director Shubhankar Ray and Roy Choi, founder of Los Angeles-based Korean food truck, Kogi.
According to a recent report out of Business Insider, the success of Samsung's "Next Big Thing" campaign caused distrust between the company's U.S. and Korean branches back in 2012, resulting in strained relations and slip-ups in the company's bid for success in regions outside of the United States.
A North Korean shipping company has renamed 13 of its 14 ships, and there's a devious reason why, according to a new UN report. Ocean Maritime Management was last year blacklisted by the UN Security Council following a 2013 discovery of two fighter jets (among other things) hidden under a...