North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.
Three 2nd Infantry Division soldiers accused of causing a drunken disturbance at a South Korean water park have admitted wrongdoing and will be sentenced next month, according to South Korean officials.
Despite falling to the defending league champions and making what coach Jacob Dowdell termed many “young mistakes” in their season opener, the future is bright for Guam High Panthers football, he said.
Philippine authorities said they thwarted a plot to set off home-made explosive devices at Manila's international airport and a nearby mall, arresting three men who planned the attack to protest China's assertiveness in the region.
With the beginning of school right around the corner, the Navy was forced to shut off several water fountains and faucets at base schools and day care centers in Japan after finding elevated lead levels, officials said Friday.
The looming reality of fewer submarines could fuel skepticism over whether the United States can afford to make the Asia-Pacific region its top long-term priority, as Pentagon leaders have said they would.