South Korea

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.

07/21/2014

(Photo credit: Washington State Tourism/ Jim Poth )

Tacoma Man Deported For Human Smuggling

Immigration authorities have deported a Tacoma man who facilitated the smuggling of South Korean nationals into the United States

CBS Seattle–05/14/2014

The jury awarded Apple nearly $120 million, much lower than the $2.2 billion Apple demanded. (JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/GettyImages)

Jury: Apple And Samsung Were Illegally Using Each Other’s Patents

The jury awarded Apple nearly $120 million, much lower than the $2.2 billion Apple demanded.

05/02/2014

A federal judge said Apple had failed to prove Samsung's patent infringement harmed the maker of iPads and iPhones. (Getty Images)

Judge Rules For Samsung In Dispute With Apple

A federal judge refused Apple’s request to permanently ban Samsung from selling older model smartphones and tablets.

CBS Seattle–03/07/2014

An American missionary who has been jailed in North Korea for more than a year appeared before reporters Monday and appealed to the U.S. government to do its best to secure his release.  (Photo credit - KIM JAE-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images)

American Jailed In NKorea Says Biden Comments ‘Infuriated’ Authorities

An American missionary who has been jailed in North Korea for more than a year appeared before reporters Monday and appealed to the U.S. government to do its best to secure his release.

01/20/2014

F-15 Silent Eagle (credit: The Boeing Co.)

South Korea Rejects Boeing, Says F-15 Not Good Enough

South Korea on Tuesday rejected Boeing Co.’s bid to supply 60 fighter jets in the country’s largest-ever weapons purchase even though it was the sole remaining bidder, and said it would reopen the tender.

CBS Seattle–09/24/2013

An American missionary who has been jailed in North Korea for more than a year appeared before reporters Monday and appealed to the U.S. government to do its best to secure his release.  (Photo credit - KIM JAE-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Family: US Missionary Detained In North Korea Hospitalized

An American man detained in North Korea for the past nine months has been hospitalized after losing more than 50 pounds, and the need to bring him home is becoming more urgent, his sister said Sunday.

08/11/2013

Photo Credit: FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images

Valentine’s Traditions From Around The World

With Valentine’s Day coming up, it can be interesting to learn the different Valentine’s Day traditions that vary with each country. The day that honors love is celebrated in different ways around the globe.

01/22/2013

File - Washington Governor Chris Gregoire (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Gregoire Promoting Trade In India, South Korea

Gov. Chris Gregoire leaves Sunday on a 10-day trade mission to India and South Korea.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2012

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