Israel finds body where U.S. student disappeared

Aug 29, 2014

Israel finds body where U.S. student disappeared

Israeli police said Thursday “there is a strong possibility” they have found the body of an American seminary student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the body was found in the same area where Aharon Sofer disappeared. ...

Aug 29, 2014

Poroshenko says Russian troops have entered Ukrainian territory

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday that Russia has moved troops and heavy artillery over the border into the territory of Ukraine and he has canceled his planned visit to Turkey. Russia’s Interfax news service said the Russian Defense Ministry denies Moscow sent military ...

Aug 29, 2014

Kookmin Bank's Japan branches suspended for making improper loans

Kookmin Bank, South Korea’s largest lender, was suspended from conducting new transactions at its branches in Japan for improper lending. The four-month ban takes effect on Sept. 4, the Financial Services Agency said in a statement in Tokyo Thursday. The regulator found that some ...

Inoki, Sapp to headline North Korean martial arts show

Aug 28, 2014

Inoki, Sapp to headline North Korean martial arts show

Japan’s famous pro-wrestler-turned-politician arrived in North Korea with a former NFL lineman and more than a dozen martial artists on Thursday for the first big sports event featuring well-known foreigners since Dennis Rodman’s controversial basketball game earlier this year. Diet member Kanji “Antonio” Inoki ...