At least 300 died when this passenger ferry capsized off the coast of a South Korean island in April. (The Republic of Korea Coast Guard via Getty Images)

South Korea Says Billionaire Who Owned Sunken Ferry Found Dead

Body was found wearing expensive shoes and an Italian jacket, nearby were 3 empty Korean liquor bottles.


File photo of South Korean President Park Geun-hye. (credit: Getty Images)

S. Korea Spokesman Fired Over ‘Disgraceful Incident’

South Korean President Park Geun-hye fired her chief spokesman because of what her office said Friday was a “disgraceful incident” during Park’s trip to the United States, in what could be a domestic blow after an otherwise widely praised appearance in Washington.