11 days agoWorld News - North Korean children learn English with new tools, state media says - Jan. 20 (UPI) -- North Korea is employing new learning tools to teach English to kindergartners, according to state media.
2 hours agoWorld News -- Iran, South Korea bank negotiating new account after capture of tanker -- Iran and South Korea are discussing creating a new bank account for the Iranian Embassy in Korea amid a standoff over a seized tanker.
2 hours agoWorld News -- Possible gas leak explosion kills at least 2 in downtown Madrid -- An explosion in Madrid on Wednesday destroyed the top floors of a building and killed multiple people, Spanish authorities said.
3 hours agoWorld News -- Seoul to procure enough COVID-19 vaccines for North, South Korea -- South Korea is preparing to secure more COVID-19 vaccines via technology transfer.
3 hours agoWorld News -- Former Soviet leader Gorbachev: Healing U.S.-Russia relations 'must be done' -- Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev said Wednesday that incoming U.S. President Joe Biden should reach out to the Kremlin to improve relations between the United States and Russia.
4 hours agoWorld News -- China confirms two COVID-19 variant cases in Beijing -- Chinese authorities confirmed two cases of a new British COVID-19 variant in Beijing.
5 hours agoWorld News -- Zimbabwe Foreign Minister Sibusiso Moyo dies of COVID-19 -- Zimbabwe's Foreign Minister Sibusiso Moyo died Wednesday of COVID-19 at a hospital in the country's capital of Harare, officials said.
5 hours agoWorld News -- Pfizer-BioNTech say vaccine effective against British COVID-19 variant -- Pfizer and partner BioNTech say in new research published Wednesday that its coronavirus vaccine is likely to be highly effective against a COVID-19 variant first identified in Britain late last year.
6 hours agoWorld News -- South Korea names new foreign minister ahead of Biden inauguration -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in nominated Chung Eui-yong, a veteran of North Korean negotiations, as foreign minister on Wednesday just ahead of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
6 hours agoU.S. News -- U.S. declares China's treatment of Uyghurs 'genocide' -- The Trump administration on Tuesday declared that China's repressive treatment of its Muslim minority Uyghur population amounted to genocide and crimes against humanity.
7 hours agoWorld News -- Europe, Canada move to put Boeing 737 Max back in air -- European and Canadian officials have approved plans for the Boeing 737 Max, grounded for almost two years after 346 people died in two crashes, to fly again soon.
8 hours agoDefense News -- U.S., Britain declare Carrier Strike Group 2021 deployment -- The United States and Britain confirmed a joint declaration Tuesday for the Carrier Strike Group 2021 deployment to be led by Britain's aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth.
9 hours agoWorld News -- Seoul reduces 'China risk' by joining trade partnership, think tank says -- A South Korean think tank recommended that Seoul join the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership at the earliest opportunity.
14 hours agoWorld News -- South Korea prosecutors drop charges in Sewol ferry case -- South Korean prosecutors said they found no evidence that the highest office in the nation attempted to obstruct investigations into the sinking of the Sewol ferry.
17 hours agoWorld News -- U.N. peacekeepers killed in Central African Republic; 2021 toll rises to 9 -- The United Nations said Tuesday that an armed group in the Central African Republic has killed two peacekeepers, making January an even deadlier month for its forces.
1 day agoU.S. News -- U.S. punishes oil network for helping Venezuela evade sanctions -- The United States on Tuesday sanctioned a network of oil entities that officials say have helped the regime of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro escape existing penalties.
1 day agoWorld News -- Stolen 16th century copy of Leonardo da Vinci painting recovered -- A 16th century copy of the world's most expensive painting, Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi," which was stolen from a Naples museum, has been recovered.
1 day agoJoe Biden sworn in as 46th U.S. president with VP Kamala Harris
3 hours agoTrump leaves White House, Washington for final time as president
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9 hours agoTrump wishes incoming administration luck in farewell address
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