Daily Archive: June 27, 2021

Blue Jays’ Ryu Hyun-jin beats Orioles for 2nd straight start

SEOUL– Backed by an offensive explosion from his teammates, Toronto Blue Jays’ starter Ryu Hyun-jin defeated the Baltimore Orioles for the second straight outing.Ryu gave up four runs on seven hits in 6 2/3 innings in a 12-4 victory at Sahlen Field in…

N.K. resident voice concerns over Kim’s weight loss

SEOUL– North Korea’s state-run television recently aired an interview of a resident expressing concerns over a slimmer looking Kim Jong-un amid speculation that he has significantly lost weight.”The people were most heartbroken to see the respected Ge…

Hyundai, Kia’s cumulative EV sales top 200,000 units in Europe

SEOUL– Cumulative electric vehicle (EV) sales in Europe from South Korea’s two largest automakers — Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Corp. — have surpassed 200,000 units, company data showed Sunday.Hyundai and Kia, both under Hyundai Motor Group, had sold …

Gyeonggi Gov. Lee to declare presidential bid this week: aide

SEOUL– Gyeonggi Province Gov. Lee Jae-myung is expected to announce his presidential bid this week, joining the race to pick the ruling Democratic Party’s standard-bearer for next year’s election, a close aide said Sunday.Lee is to declare his bid for…