Who will succeed Ginsburg on the US Supreme Court?

WASHINGTON - The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg offers US President Donald Trump an opportunity to replace the progressive Supreme Court justice with a...

Proportion of women in high-ranking govt. posts reaches record high

(Yonhap)The proportion of women among high-ranking officials in the central government has risen to an all-time high, a government report showed Sunday.According to the...

‘We got this’: American left galvanized by death of RBG

WASHINGTON - The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg sounded a warning for American progressives, thousands of whom -- wracked with ever-deepening concern for the...

[Newsmaker] 2 killed in fire at waste recycling facility

Firefighters put out a fire at a plastic waste recycling company in Pyeongtaek, south of Seoul, on Saturday. Two foreign workers were killed in...

Peru congress opens Vizcarra impeachment trial

LIMA - President Martin Vizcarra remained defiant Friday as Peru's Congress began an impeachment debate ahead of a vote that analysts say he is...

Unemployment benefits to be extended to artists, starting in December

Artists will be eligible for an unemployment allowance starting in December following the expansion of national employment insurance coverage.The Labor Ministry said Friday that...

Five things to watch for on Emmys night

LOS ANGELES - Hollywood will honor the best in television at the Emmys on Sunday, but the awards show -- like most things in...

[Newsmaker] Nat’l pension fund employees under drug probe: police

(Yonhap)Four employees of the National Pension Service Investment Management (NPSIM) have been under criminal investigation over suspected drug charges, police said Friday.According to the...

Seven dead, dozens infected after ‘superspreader’ wedding in US

MILLINOCKET, United States: A wedding in rural Maine became a coronavirus "superspreader" event that left seven people dead and 177 infected, renewing fear of...

Delivery workers retract plan to suspend parcel sorting amid govt. support...

(Yonhap)Some 4,000 parcel delivery workers backtracked from a plan to stop sorting parcels in protest of heavy workloads ahead of the Chuseok holiday, a...