South Korea

Coin-operated karaoke machines are taking over South Korea

A dollar can buy a pack of gum, a can of soda or a bag of chips. And in South Korea, it can buy an opportunity to sing karaoke. In South Korea, karaoke, locally called noraebang, has been a culturally important leisure activity for decades. Now it's evolving further to better meet singers' needs. Read more

US soldier found dead at Army base in South Korea

A U.S. soldier was found unresponsive and pronounced dead at a military base in South Korea on Friday morning. The unnamed soldier was a member of the 35th Air Defense Artillery stationed at Camp Carroll in Daegu City, South Korea. Daegu is located about two hours southeast of Seoul in the Read more