Park returns home after 22 hours of questioning
After 22 hours of questioning in the Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office, former President Park Geun-hye heads back to her house Wednesday morning. [YONHAP] 박근혜 전 대통령이 서울중앙지검에서 22시간 동안 조사를 받은 뒤 수요일 오전 귀가하고 있다. [연합] …
Park’s long shadow
Richard Nixon resigned from his presidency in 1974 after the Watergate scandal. In a televised speech, aired live to the world, he read the statement with a face of bitterness. “To leave office before my term is completed is abhorrent to every instin…
Sewol ferry raised to the surface after three years
Korea JoongAng Daily Friday, March 24, 2017 As the Sewol ferry, which sank and took 304 lives nearly three years ago, was being pulled up slowly at 3 meters per hour (9 feet per hour) on Thursday, public attention shifted to how much the f…
[앵커브리핑] '시청자 여러분께'
뉴스룸의 앵커 브리핑. 오늘(20일)은 저희들의 얘기를 드려야 할 것 같습니다. This is newsroom’s anchor briefing. T…
Will Rex Tillerson Pass North Korea’s Nuclear Test?
What is to be done about Mr. Kim and the nuclear nightmare he inspires? As Rex Tillerson travels to Asia this week for the first time as secretary of state, his mission should be to build support for a plan to contend with this threat. South Korea’s …
How did you hurt it?
■ Try it in English! 다음 상황의 우리말 대화를 영어로 말해 보세요. 루시 아이코, 허리가 또 아프네. 댄 어쩌다 다쳤어요? 루시 모르겠어요. 평소와 다른 걸 한 건 없는데요. 댄 척추 지압사한테 가 보는 게 어때요? 아니면 그냥 안마라도 받아 보든가요. 루시 네, 그래야겠네요. 댄 저 그릇들 치우려던 참이었어요? 여보…
Bringing out the big guns
U.S. aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson arrives at Korea’s southern port of Busan on Wednesday to participate in joint exercises by Seoul and Washington in the latest show of force against North Korea. The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier plans to cond…
Growing our footprint
To better understand the unorthodox polices of U.S. President Donald Trump, pay special attention to his chief strategist, Steve Bannon. Touting the nationalism inherent in Trump’s economic agenda, he said, “We’re a nation with an economy, not an eco…
Park removed unanimously
Korea JoongAng Daily Saturday, March 11, 2017 Park Geun-hye became the first president in Korean history to be dismissed from office Friday, as the Constitutional Court made a historic ruling upholding the National Assembly’s impeachment o…
[앵커브리핑] "진실은 단순해서 아름답고, 단지 필요한 것은…"
뉴스룸의 앵커브리핑을 시작하겠습니다. This is today’s Anchor Briefing. "뉴스와 절망을 함께 전한 것은 아닌가" 지난해 10월 27일 앵커브리핑의 한 구절이었습니다. JTBC가 최순실의 태블…