Daily Archive: January 11, 2019

Constellation Brands Elects Incoming CEO Bill Newlands to its Board of Directors

VICTOR, N.Y., Jan. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today the election of Bill Newlands, president and chief operating officer, and incoming chief executive officer of Constellation, to serve as a member of its board of directors, effective March 1, 2019, on which date […]

3 dead, 2 missing in fishing boat collision

TONGYEONG, South Korea, A fishing boat carrying 14 people overturned after colliding with a cargo vessel off the country’s southern coast, leaving three people dead and two missing, authorities said Friday.The 9.77-ton Mujeok, carrying the captain, a …

3 dead, 2 missing in fishing boat collision

TONGYEONG, South Korea, A fishing boat carrying 14 people overturned after colliding with a cargo vessel off the country’s southern coast, leaving three people dead and two missing, authorities said Friday.The 9.77-ton Mujeok, carrying the captain, a …

Today in Korean history

1988 — North Korea’s Olympic Committee declares its decision to boycott the Seoul Olympics.2001 — Then U.S. President Bill Clinton expresses “regret” over the killing of South Korean citizens by U.S. soldiers during the 1950-1953 Korean War. He ackno…

Today in Korean history

1988 — North Korea’s Olympic Committee declares its decision to boycott the Seoul Olympics.2001 — Then U.S. President Bill Clinton expresses “regret” over the killing of South Korean citizens by U.S. soldiers during the 1950-1953 Korean War. He ackno…

Ex-Supreme Court chief grilled in power abuse probe

SEOUL, Former Supreme Court Chief Justice Yang Sung-tae was quizzed by prosecutors Friday over a power abuse scandal that has placed the judiciary under unprecedented scrutiny.Stiff-faced, Yang appeared outside the top court building in southern Seoul…