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North Korean negotiator says new talks depend on US attitude

Oct. 7, 2019 3:46 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — It's up to Washington to alter its approach if it wants more talks with North Korea, Pyongyang's chief nuclear negotiator said Monday, after weekend discussions between the sides broke down amid acrimony. Kim Myong Gil made the remarks at Beijing's airport on his way back to North Korea...

South Korea confirms 2 more swine fever cases

Oct. 2, 2019 3:17 AM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Wednesday confirmed two additional cases of African swine fever near its border with North Korea despite heightened efforts to contain the epidemic that has wiped out pig populations across Asia. The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs said lab tests...

Indiana governor starts overseas trip in South Korea

Sep. 4, 2019 4:48 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's governor has started a weeklong overseas trip by meeting with business and government leaders in South Korea. Gov. Eric Holcomb on Wednesday began the trip that will continue onto Japan before ending Sept. 10. The Indiana Economic Development Corp. says Holcomb and state...