- South Korea turns off propaganda as Koreas reach deal Updated: Aug-25-15 12:44 am
SEOUL, South Korea - After 40-plus-hours of talks, North and South Korea on Tuesday pulled back from the brink with an accord that allows both sides to save face and, for the moment, avert the bloodshed they've been threatening each other with for weeks.
- Rival Koreas again show mastery at pulling back from brink Updated: Aug-24-15 7:19 pm
SEOUL, South Korea - The Koreas on Tuesday once again proved their mastery at pulling back from the brink - this time with an accord forged in two marathon negotiating sessions over three days.
- The Latest: Seoul to halt broadcasts; N Korea shows regret Updated: Aug-24-15 2:59 pm
SEOUL, South Korea - The latest on the tensions on the Korean Peninsula (all times local):
- S. Korea leader to attend China's celebrations of WWII end Updated: Aug-19-15 11:40 pm
SEOUL, South Korea - South Korean President Park Geun-hye will travel to China next month to attend a ceremony marking the anniversary of victory over Japan in World War II, her office said Thursday.
- Focus on Japan premier Abe's words in World War II statement Updated: Aug-13-15 6:37 am
TOKYO - What's in a word? As Japan's leader prepares to issue a statement Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, attention is focused on the words he will use - and the ones he won't.
- Obama to welcome South Korean president in October Updated: Aug-12-15 4:25 pm
OAK BLUFFS, Massachusetts - President Barack Obama is set to welcome South Korean President Park Geun-hye (goon-hay) to the White House in October.
- Panel praises Japan's postwar economy before Abe speaks Updated: Aug-06-15 3:38 pm
TOKYO - A government panel commissioned by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to review Japan's recent history has praised the country's postwar economic growth and commitment to pacifism but also cited a lack of reconciliation with China and South Korea.