Daily Archive: September 7, 2020

Typhoon Haishen Lashes S. Korea, Takes Aim at N. Korea

SEOUL – A powerful typhoon was barreling up the already soaked Korean Peninsula Monday, toppling trees, causing small landslides and knocking out power to thousands of South Koreans before taking...

Second Typhoon in Less Than a Week Hits S. Korea

Typhoon Haishen made landfall on the South Korean coast Monday, a day after battering southern Japan. Forecasters at the Korea Meteorological Administration say Haishen reached the southern city of Ulsan...

Typhoon Haishen approaching Busan

SEOUL, Typhoon Haishen was churning northward to the southern port city of Busan on Monday morning, bringing the country under its influence with heavy rains and strong winds, the weather...

Pastor to be reincarcerated after court cancels bail

SEOUL, A controversial pastor at the center of a COVID-19 resurgence in the country will be reincarcerated after a court canceled his bail Monday, legal sources said. Jun Kwang-hoon, who...

Unemployment benefits fall from record high

SEOUL, The amount paid out in jobless benefits fell slightly in August from the previous month while the number of employment insurance subscribers increased at a faster rate, data showed...