South Korea

Jay Haas hits his tees shot on the 16th hole during the first round of the 2013 U.S. Senior Open Championship at Omaha Country Club on July 11, 2013 in Omaha, Nebraska.  (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Jay Haas Named Presidents Cup Captain

Belleville native to head up U.S. team in 2015 matches in South Korea


Illinois Congressman Bill Enyart (D-Belleville) speaks at the "Save Our Steel Jobs" rally in Granite City on May 16, 2014 (Flickr photo)

Save Our Steel Jobs Rally in Granite City

Illinois Congressman Bill Enyart said he’s on board for tightening regulations on imported steel from South Korea.


A F-15E Strike Eagle taxis down the runway November 12, 2002 at RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom. (Photo by James Harper/U.S. Air Force/Getty Images)

South Korea Rejects Boeing, Says F-15 Not Good Enough

Boeing had offered its F-15 Silent Eagle, but South Korean critics have said the warplane lacks state-of-the-art stealth capabilities and cannot effectively cope with North Korea’s increasing nuclear threats.


CBS Sports: ‘Bat-flip comeuppance’ in Korea

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–08/19/2013

Tomas Rogic of the Socceroos (C) and team mates celebrate in the Socceroos changeroom after winning the FIFA 2014 World Cup Asian Qualifier match between the Australian Socceroos and Iraq at ANZ Stadium on June 18, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Australia, South Korea, Iran Qualify for World Cup

Australia, Iran and South Korea won spots at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil on a dramatic final day of Asian qualifying Tuesday. Australia beat Iraq 1-0 in Sydney before a crowd of 80,532, with […]

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Gov. Nixon Traveling To South Korea, Taiwan

The Missouri governor plans to depart Friday for a week long trip to sign several trade agreements.


A portrai of late Norh Korean president

NKorea Warns Of ‘Second And Third Measures’

The United States and others called the test a violation of U.N. resolutions. Even North Korea’s only major ally, China, voiced opposition.


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Valentine’s Traditions From Around The World

With Valentine’s Day coming up, it can be interesting to learn the different Valentine’s Day traditions that vary with each country. The day that honors love is celebrated in different ways around the globe.


North Korea's coach Gun Sin Ui (C) waits for his team's delayed group G women's match against Colombia to start in the football competition in the London 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, on July 25, 2012.  (GRAHAM STUART/AFP/GettyImages)

Organizers Display SKorea Flag Instead of NKorea

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — London Olympic organizers mistakenly displayed the South Korean flag on a jumbo screen instead of North Korea’s before a women’s soccer match Wednesday, prompting the North Koreans to refuse to take […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/25/2012

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack encourages an audience of agriculture leaders from Missouri to focus on trade opportunities outside of their borders and also stresses the importance of the passage of Korean the Trade Agreement during a visit to the ADM grain elevator in St. Louis on March 28, 2011.     UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Vilsack Pushes Korean Trade Pact in St. Louis

He’s hopeful Congress will ratify the South Korea trade agreement by July 1.


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