South Korea’s leader proposes revising presidential system SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s president on Monday proposed revising the country’s constitution, which limits leaders to a single five-year term. Critics immediately called it an attempt to divert attention from corruption scandals involving her associates.
It wasn’t immediately clear if President Park Geun-hye intended the change to allow her to run for office again, though analysts said that was unlikely. More
Bill Murray accepts humor prize after gentle roast WASHINGTON (AP) — In an evening filled with jokes about Bill Murray’s elusiveness and quirky personality, it was David Letterman who provided the most touching moment as Murray was honored with the nation’s top prize for comedy.
Murray, 66, received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on Sunday night at the Kennedy Center, joining several other “Saturday Night Live” alumni to win the annual award. More
UMaine professor dies conducting research in Antarctica ORONO, Maine (AP) — A University of Maine professor has died while conducting research in Antarctica.
The university says 50-year-old Gordon Hamilton died Saturday when the snowmobile he was riding hit a crevasse and he fell 100 feet. He had been in Antarctica doing research for the National Science Foundation. More
US: Philippines’ Duterte sparking distress around the world MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The top American diplomat in Asia says Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s controversial remarks and a “real climate of uncertainty” about his government’s intentions have sparked distress in the U.S. and other countries.
U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel said Monday that he also relayed to Philippine Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr. More
527 South Koreans to sue Samsung on Galaxy Note 7 recall SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of South Korean Galaxy Note 7 smartphone owners plan to sue Samsung Electronics over the fire-prone device.
Attorney Peter Young-Yeel Ko, head of the Harvest Law Firm said Monday that 527 consumers want Samsung to compensate them for the costs to visit shops to exchange their phones, for the hours they had to wait while transferring data and for psychological harm from using a hazardous product. More
Police, FBI investigate swastika burned in yard of Pa. family with lesbian daughter SARVER, Pa. — A swastika burned into a western Pennsylvania family’s yard has prompted a police and FBI investigation. John Namey said his family woke up Thursday morning and saw the swastika. Namey is not sure why the family was targeted, but that his ... 07/5/2013 - 3:14 pm | View Link
Swastika burned in family's yard SARVER, Pa. (AP) — Police are investigating after a swastika was burned into the yard of western Pennsylvania family. John Namey of Sarver says he's not sure why the family is being targeted, TV station WTAE (http://bit.ly/17REyjU ) reports Friday. 07/4/2013 - 11:39 pm | View Link
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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called Donald Trump a 'sore loser' on Sunday because of his refusal at their debate last week to commit to accepting the results of the Nov. 8 election.
Three people died and three were seriously injured Saturday night in a two-car accident north of Molalla on Highway 211. Oregon State Police said a Toyota Supra traveling at a high rate of speed failed to negotiate a corner and
Former Gov. John Kitzhaber parted ways with Gov. Kate Brown and two other former Democratic governors Sunday night issuing an anti-Measure 97 manifesto on his new website and on Facebook. Business could and should contribute more, Kitzhaber said. But the new