• S. Koreans to march for 6th weekend calling for Park ouster

    In this photo taken on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, South Korean protesters hold up candles during a rally calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea. South Korea's main opposition parties said Friday they will push for a vote next week on President Park Geun-hye's impeachment. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of South Koreans are expected to march in capital Seoul for the sixth straight Saturday calling for the removal of scandal-plagued President Park Geun-hye, who faces an impeachment vote in parliament next week.

    Updated: 7:19 pm

  • Bach: ‘Rational arguments’ favor NHL going to Pyeongchang

    LONDON (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach says it is in the interest of all parties for NHL players to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

  • Analysis: S. Korea leader again buys time, but failure looms

    A worker prepares to deliver newspapers reporting on South Korean President Park Geun-hye's public announcement at a distrobution station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016. South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Tuesday that she'll resign — if parliament arranges the technical details — in her latest attempt to fend off impeachment efforts and massive street protests amid prosecution claims that a corrupt confidante wielded government power from the shadows. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — She pulled off a deft bit of political maneuvering, probably born of desperation. Now South Korea’s president has a sliver of breathing space as impeachment closes in and millions throng the streets to clamor for her to just go away.

  • South Korean leader says she’ll resign after lawmakers act

    South Korean President Park Geun-hye makes a live televised address in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016. The embattled president said Tuesday that she will resign her office once parliament develops a plan for a safe transfer of power. (Pool Photo via AP)

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s three main opposition parties are meeting to determine when to try to impeach President Park Geun-hye.

  • Counting 1 million crowds at anti-president rally in Seoul

    In this Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016 photo, South Korean protesters stage a rally calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in downtown Seoul, South Korea. South Korea is seeing its biggest wave of street demonstrations in decades but nobody is sure how many people are taking to the streets each week. At first media relied on two sources - the police and the organizer. But they have been accused of underestimating or overestimating the crowds in the previous four Saturdays (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea is seeing its biggest wave of street demonstrations in decades but nobody is sure how many people are taking to the streets each week.