• England own-goal gives Guinea 1-1 draw at U20 World Cup

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An own-goal by England defender Fikayo Tomori handed Guinea a 1-1 draw Tuesday at the Under-20 World Cup.

  • US earns late point against Ecuador at U20 World Cup

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — After a goalkeeping blunder by Jonathan Klinsmann, teammate Luca de la Torre scored an injury-time goal Monday to give the United States a 3-3 draw against Ecuador at the Under-20 World Cup.

  • Ousted South Korean president’s graft trial begins Tuesday

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Handcuffed, her inmate number 503 attached to her clothing, former South Korean President Park Geun-hye begins her corruption trial Tuesday in the same courtroom where a brutal dictator was sentenced to death two decades ago.

  • N. Korea fires ballistic missile in latest test, Seoul says

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired a medium-range missile on Sunday, U.S. and South Korean officials said, the latest ballistics test by a country speeding up its development of nuclear weapons and missiles.

  • England gets first win in 20 years at U20 World Cup

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — England defeated six-time champion Argentina 3-0 for its first win at the Under-20 World Cup in 20 years on Saturday.

  • Argentina start with England in hunt for 7th U20 world title

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Argentina begins a quest to win a record-extending seventh Under-20 World Cup when it plays England on the opening day Saturday.

  • U20 World Cup offers glory for teams, stardom for youngsters

    SEOUL (AP) — When the FIFA Under-20 World Cup kicks off in South Korea on Saturday, some of the planet’s most talented young players will be looking to emulate legends such as Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi and win the tournament MVP award.

  • Court upholds suspended sentence for Pirates’ Kang over DUI

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean court on Thursday upheld a suspended prison sentence for Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang over a drunken driving conviction, a ruling that may complicate his plans to rejoin the National League baseball team this season.