Politics & Economy

A worker scans fish for possible radioactive contamination at a market in Seoul on Sept. 6, 2013. © Reuters

WTO panel said to back Japan on Fukushima fish ban

Tokyo has called South Korean restrictions on seafood imports unfair

The Trump effect

Trump dusts off 'pivot to Asia' with November tour

US seeks progress on North Korea, South China Sea, trade

North Korea crisis

North Koreans in China feel the sting of sanctions

Visit to border reveals effects of banking curbs and other pressure from Beijing

Park Geun-hye scandal

South Korea's Park Geun-hye denies all charges at first hearing

Impeached, imprisoned former president says all charges based on speculation

Duterte's Philippines

Philippines works to contain, finish extremists in Mindanao

Neighbors on alert to keep Islamic State-linked militants from spilling out