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The container ship MSC Fabiola (R) is seen docked at the Port of Oakland on March 22, 2012, in Oakland, California. The MSC Fabiola is the largest container ship ever to dock at any seaport in North America with an overall length of nearly one quarter mile long. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

German Man Tried Stowing Away Aboard Cargo Ship In Oakland

A German national has been charged in federal court with sneaking onto a container ship at the Port of Oakland in the hopes of catching a ride to South Korea to be with his pregnant wife.

12/10/2014

An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 airplane lies burned on the runway after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport July 6, 2013. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

South Korea Orders Asiana Airlines To Suspend Flights To SFO For Deadly 2013 Plane Crash

Asiana Airlines has been ordered by the South Korean government to temporarily stop flying to San Francisco International Airport, following last year’s crash that killed three passengers and injured more than 180 people.

11/14/2014

Paul McCartney (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Paul McCartney Cancels Japan Tour Due To Virus

Sir Paul McCartney is under strict doctor’s orders to get “complete rest”

05/20/2014

Asiana Flight 214 Moved From Crash Scene

Asiana Pilots Hospitalized For Psychological Trauma, Injuries From SFO Crash

Officials say four South Korean pilots of an Asiana plane that crash-landed in San Francisco this month were being treated for psychological trauma and injuries caused by the incident.

07/17/2013

An Asiana Airlines flight enroute to Korea, a Boeing 777, taxis by the wreckage of Asiana Airlines flight 214 as it sits on runway 28L at San Francisco International Airport on July 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Two days after Asiana Airlines flight 214 crash landed at San Francisco International Airport, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is continuing their investigation as to why the plane crashed.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Asiana Airlines Says Oakland’s KTVU Damaged Its Reputation

Asiana Airlines said Sunday its reputation was damaged by a report on a San Francisco TV station that used bogus and racially offensive names for four pilots on its plane that crashed earlier this month and is considering legal action.

07/14/2013

Asiana Airlines CEO Yoon Young-Doo delivers a statement prior to leaving for San Francisco, at the company's headquarters in Seoul on July 9, 2013. (Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

Asiana Airlines President Arrives At SFO Amid Media Frenzy & Shame

Asiana Airlines President Yoon Young-doo arrived in San Francisco from South Korea on Tuesday, fighting his way through a pack of international journalists outside airport customs.

07/09/2013

An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 passenger jet burns after crash landing at San Francisco International Airport, July 6, 2013. (credit: @EuniceBirdRah)

South Korean Officials To Inspect Equipment On Crashed Asiana Plane

South Korea says its officials will inspect the engines and landing equipment on all Boeing 777 plans owned by Asiana and Korea Air.

07/08/2013

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Valentine’s Traditions From Around The World

With Valentine’s Day coming up, it can be interesting to learn the different Valentine’s Day traditions that vary with each country. The day that honors love is celebrated in different ways around the globe.

01/22/2013

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Policing South Korean Internet Porn ‘Like Shoveling Snow In A Blizzard’

Moon Tae-Hwa stares at his computer, dizzy and nauseous from the hours of porn he’s viewed online while his wife and children slept. He feels no shame—only a righteous sense of mission.

12/10/2012

Port of Oakland. (CBS)

China Overtaking U.S. As Global Trader

The South Korean businessman supplied components to American automakers for a decade. But this year, he uprooted his family from Detroit and moved home to focus on selling to the new economic superpower: China.

12/03/2012

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