• Heavy rain kills seven, leaves six missing

    Record heavy rain in the Seoul area on Monday night and Tuesday morning left seven people dead and six others missing. Many parts of the capital were flooded, and accidents, ground subsidence and power outages were also reported. In Gwanak-gu, Seoul, three people -- 13-year-old and two adults in their 40s -- died after becoming trapped in a semi-basement apartment. A 60-something district office employee died whi