Korea fines three celebrities for illegal online betting

A South Korean court has found three of the country’s celebrities guilty of illegal online gambling and ordered them to pay fines based on the amount they gambled, local media said. The celebrities were entertainer Boom, singer Andy of boy band Shinhwa, and comedian Yang Sehyung. Boom and Andy will pay a fine of 5 million won ($4,708) each and Yang Se-hyung will pay 3 million won. The three were part of a group of six Korean celebrities investigated for the crime.