The Korean American community is standing by a new statue honoring thousands of "comfort women," or sex slaves, used by Japanese soldiers during World War II. Japanese conservatives say the statue has to go. And both sides are taking the issue to the White House.
People who've arrived here from other countries are often able to see the United States in simpler terms, and in ways that reflect, and contrast with, their own backgrounds. The World's Alex Gallafent reports from Alphabet City, New York.
North and South Korea exchanged artillery fire today in one of the most dramatic confrontations between the two since the Korean War ended without a peace treaty. Reporter Jason Strother has reaction from South Korea.