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Spackman Media Group Artist Kim Sang-Kyung’s K-Drama, POONG, THE JOSEON PSYCHIATRIST, Breaks Its Own Highest Viewership Records, Ranking First Across All TV Channels In Korea

Headlined by Spackman Media Group artist Kim Sang-kyung, POONG, THE JOSEON PSYCHIATRIST surpassed its own highest viewership records, securing the top spot for its time slot across all TV channel...

Today in History: August 17, Fulton steamboat on the Hudson

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2022. There are 136 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. 17...

Live TV feed briefly shown in D-backs' dugout during game

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A monitor in Arizona's dugout at Oracle Park showed a live television feed during the first inning of Monday night's game between the Diamondbacks and Giants, and D-backs manager ...

Wolfgang Petersen, blockbuster filmmaker of 'Das Boot,' dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Wolfgang Petersen, the German filmmaker whose World War II submarine epic “Das Boot” propelled him into a blockbuster Hollywood career that included the films “In the Line of Fire,” “A...

'Pop Idol' and stage star Darius Campbell Danesh dies at 41

LONDON (AP) — Performer Darius Campbell Danesh, who went from a British reality television show to a stage and music career, has died at the age of 41. The singer's family said Tuesd...

UN special envoy to Myanmar arrives on inaugural visit

BANGKOK (AP) — United Nations special envoy Noeleen Heyzer arrived in Myanmar on Tuesday on her first mission to the country since her appointment last year. Her visit follows a call by the U.N. Secur...

FedEx Cup playoffs head to Delaware for BMW Championship

PGA TOUR BMW CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Wilmington, Delaware. Course: Wilmington CC (South). Yardage: 7,534. Par: 71. Prize money: $15 m...

US, South Korea to begin expanded military drills next week

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States and South Korea will begin their biggest combined military training in years next week in the face of an increasingly aggressive North Korea, which has been...

How Spain is coping with the heat

Temperatures in Spain in July were the highest since records began in 1961, according to the country's Ministry for the Ecological Transition, or MITECO. In many cities, thermometers registered m...

Spain's La Liga football aims to score big in Asia

As Spain's top-flight football league kicked-off last weekend, for the first time, viewers in China could stream the matches through a new broadcast service. La Liga, the organization that runs S...

Germany: Discrimination a continuing problem, report shows

Germany's recently appointed anti-discrimination commissioner warned of the enduring problem of discrimination in the country on Tuesday, as she revealed details of a report focusing on the issue....

Nicholas Evans, 'The Horse Whisperer' author, dies at 72

LONDON (AP) — Nicholas Evans, the British author of the bestselling novel “The Horse Whisperer," has died at 72, his representatives said Monday. United Agents said Evans died “sudd...

Safety concerns after deadly fire rips through Egypt church

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt was in mourning Monday over a blaze at a Coptic Orthodox church that killed 41 people, but many also raised questions about the emergency response, fire safety codes, and restrictio...

North Dakota's Becker to seek Hoeven's Senate seat after all

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — State Rep. Rick Becker, who founded an ultraconservative faction in the North Dakota Legislature and who narrowly lost the Republican endorsement for the U.S. Senate, announced M...

Oil barriers to rein in spread of dead fish from Oder River

BERLIN (AP) — German officials expressed mounting anger Monday at the slow flow of information from Poland as experts raced to discover what killed tens of thousands of fish in a shared border river a...