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Korean national athletes open official training period for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Korean national athletes open official training period for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

South Korean athletes began official training for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with about six months left until the summer games begin some 500 athletes and coaches gathered at Tyndall training center in chungcheongbuk-do province for the opening ceremony earlier today Sports Minister of Pahang who encouraged the athletes and pledged to provide needed support team …

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Pyeongchang Olympic Village construction completed on Friday and prepares to welcome athletes

Pyeongchang Olympic Village construction completed on Friday and prepares to welcome athletes

Pyeongchang is getting ready to welcome competitors and spectators from around the world The organizers are putting the final touches on various key facilities, including the Olympic Village, where athletes will stay. Lee Ji-won files this report from the host city. As one of the last venues to be completed for the upcoming Winter Games, …

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Wall Street slides again on Friday as tech, internet stocks tumble

Wall Street slides again on Friday as tech, internet stocks tumble

The market rout continued on Wall Street on Friday. All three of the major indices dropped after underwhelming quarterly financial results from major internet companies — like Amazon and Google-parent company Alphabet — spooked markets. The S&P 500 plunged one-and-three-quarter percent to 2,658… sending it into corrective territory. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped one-point-two …

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North Korea’s 280 member delegation of cheerleaders, taekwondo performing team arrives in…

North Korea’s 280 member delegation of cheerleaders, taekwondo performing team arrives in…

Let’s start with the latest arrivals from North Korea as the clock ticks down to the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. In the morning,… almost three-hundred North Koreans crossed the customs, immigration and quarantine office at Dorasan Station just south of the border. Ji Myung-kil has the details. A North Korean …

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