Live Anthrax Delivered to U.S. Airbase 'by Mistake'
Live samples of anthrax were delivered to the U.S. airbase in Osan south of Seoul recently, exposing 22 lab workers there to the deadly biological weapon, U.S. Forces Korea said Thursday. >> Full Text

Eastar Plane Flew with Defective Door
The pilot of a budget airline flight ignored warning signs that a door was defective and ordered a flight attendant to hold it shut, a court heard on Thursday. The Seoul Administrative Court ruled against the captain with Eastar Jet in a civil suit he filed against the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. >> Full Text

Tourist Spending Falls for 1st Time in 6 Years
The average amount of money spent by tourists in Korea has fallen for the first time since 2008, and the average duration of their stay is also dwindling. The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on Thursday published data which show that average spending per tourist shrank by US$42 from 2013 to $1,606 last year. >> Full Text

Women pose with British Royal Guards at an event hosted by the British Embassy, in Seoul on Thursday. /Newsis

Hollywood actress Jessica Alba attends the launch of her children's goods brand in Seoul on Thursday. /Newsis

Ko Joon-hee and Ryoo Seung-bum pose at a press junket for their new film in Seoul on Thursday.

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