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This image made from Nov. 13, 2017, surveillance video released by the United Nations command shows a North Korean soldier, second right, running from a jeep and later shot by North Korean soldiers at right. A North Korean soldier made a desperate dash to freedom in a jeep and then on foot, being shot at least five times as he limped across the border and was rescued by South Korean soldiers, according to dramatic video released by the U.S.-led U.N. command Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. (United Nations Command via AP)
Cold War drama caught on video as N. Korean soldier escapesOn a cold, gray afternoon, a lone North Korean soldier races toward freedom, the shock of his comrades palpable as they realize he is defecting to the South and start sprinting after him
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
FILE - In this March 14, 2017, file photo, a U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during the annual joint military exercise called Foal Eagle between South Korea and the United States at an unidentified location in the international waters, east of the Korean Peninsula. A similar type of the U.S. Navy plane carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, while on the way to the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier, the Navy said. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
The Latest: Navy says 8 people recovered in good conditionThe U.S. Navy says eight people recovered from the crash of a transport aircraft in the Pacific are in good condition and the search continues for three others
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Map locates Okinotorishima, Japan, where a US Navy plane crashed into the Pacific. SOURCE: maps4news/HERE. Editor’s Note: It is mandatory to include all sources that accompany this graphic when repurposing or editing it for publication
US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 rescuedEight people aboard a Navy plane that crashed Wednesday in the Pacific have been recovered in good condition and a search continues for three other missing personnel
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
FILE- In this Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, people watch a TV screen showing images of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. North Korea has called U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to relist the country as a state sponsor of terrorism a "serious provocation" that justifies its development of nuclear weapons. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
N. Korea criticizes US over designation as terror sponsorNorth Korea has called U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to relist the country as a state sponsor of terrorism a "serious provocation" that justifies its development of nuclear weapons
The Associated Press1 hour ago
An electronic board shows Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Asian stocks rose Wednesday after Wall Street hit new highs ahead of the two-day U.S. break for the Thanksgiving holiday. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Global stocks advance but trading slows ahead of US holidayGlobal stock markets have risen after Wall Street hit new highs
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Philippines to extradite priest accused of molesting US boysAn official says the Philippine government is preparing to extradite to the United States a recently arrested Filipino Catholic priest who faces charges of sexually molesting two boys in North Dakota churches in the 1990s
The Associated Press3 hours ago
S.Korea foreign minister in Beijing in effort to repair tiesSouth Korea's foreign minister, Kang Kyung-wha, has met with her Chinese counterpart as the countries work to repair strained relations ahead of a planned visit by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to Beijing next month
The Associated Press3 hours ago
The Latest: N.Korea defector enjoys US films, S.Korean songsA South Korean hospital says a North Korean soldier who was shot by his comrades while fleeing to the South has regained consciousness and is enjoying American movies and South Korean pop songs on television
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft courtFormer Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appeared again in an anti-graft court seeking an exemption from attending his corruption trial
The Associated Press5 hours ago
US Navy tweets 8 people recovered from Pacific plane crash in good condition; search on for 3 othersUS Navy tweets 8 people recovered from Pacific plane crash in good condition; search on for 3 others
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Group calls for Indonesian forces to stop virginity testsHuman Rights Watch says Indonesia's military and police continue to perform abusive "two finger" virginity tests on female recruits three years after the World Health Organization declared they had no scientific validity
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Japan says 8 found from US Navy plane crash in Pacific; fate unclearJapan says 8 found from US Navy plane crash in Pacific; fate unclear
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Search underway for crew of capsized fishing ship off PalauA search is underway for two Japanese and five Indonesian crew members after their fishing ship was found capsized in the western Pacific
The Associated Press7 hours ago
US Navy says aircraft with 11 people aboard has crashed in Pacific Ocean on the way to aircraft carrier Ronald ReaganUS Navy says aircraft with 11 people aboard has crashed in Pacific Ocean on the way to aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Journalists watch the CCTV footage regarding a North Korean soldier's defection during a press conference at the Defense Ministry in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. A North Korean soldier made a desperate dash to freedom in a jeep and then on foot, being shot at least five times as he limped across the border and was rescued by South Korean soldiers, according to dramatic video released by the U.S.-led U.N. command Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
Dramatic video shows escape, shooting of N. Korean defectorThe U.S.-led U.N. command has released a dramatic video showing the desperate dash to freedom and shooting of a North Korean soldier
The Associated Press11 hours ago
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