The last messages to a victim of South Korea's Sewol ferry disaster were revealed Friday after their mobile phone was recovered from the salvaged wreck, officials said.
North Korea on Thursday accused the South of unleashing more than 450 machine gun rounds at a flock of birds in an "armed provocation" at the tense Demilitarized Zone, after Seoul's forces fired warning shots at an object flying over the border.
A South Korean female naval officer apparently killed herself after being allegedly raped by a senior colleague, a defense ministry spokesman said Thursday.
Pyongyang's state media on Thursday published their first report on the trial of ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye two days earlier, calling her an "arch-traitor" and "bitch."
A South Korean military court on Wednesday sentenced a captain to six months in jail for having same-sex intercourse with another soldier, amid accusations that the army is cracking down on gay personnel.
Park stared straight ahead and denied that she engaged in bribery and leaking government secrets at Tuesday's start of the criminal trial that could send South Korea's first female leader to prison for life.
Handcuffed, her inmate number 503 attached to her clothing, Park begins her corruption trial Tuesday in the same courtroom where a brutal dictator was sentenced to death two decades ago.
North Korea fired a solid-fuel ballistic missile Sunday that can be harder for outsiders to detect before launch and later said the test was hailed as perfect by leader Kim Jong Un.
A South Korean court on Thursday upheld a suspended prison sentence for Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang over a drunken driving conviction, a ruling that may complicate his plans to rejoin the National League baseball team this season.
A piece of human bone recovered from the site of South Korea's Sewol ferry wreck has been identified as one of the missing victims, officials said Wednesday, the first such confirmed find since the vessel was raised in March.