Korean-American Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. The Eastside Bicycle Club on a 35 mile Saturday evening ride with stops for tacos.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... Code Switch is reporting stories on R&R: Race and Outdoor Recreation. Recently, we hung out with Korean and Korean-American hardcore hikers to find out how hiking has remained such a big part of Korean heritage.

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  2. Korean Drama Weekly Update | 7-26-15Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2015 | West Hawaii Today

    July 19 marked the 50th memorial ceremony of Dr. Syngman Rhee, founding president of The Republic of Korea. Rhee had spent 25 years of his life in Hawaii fighting for the independence movement of Korea and later became exiled in Hawaii.

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  3. What we can learn from the M...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Watching the epidemic devastate both our society and our minds, I have realized that we still have to go a long way to become a truly advanced country. Watching how the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, otherwise known as camel flu, has seriously affected South Korea, one wonders how a land where the only camels are safely ensconced in zoos could become a breeding ground for a disease supposedly endemic to the Middle East.

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  4. Rightists distort author Park Yu-ha's views on 'comfort women'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Park Yu-ha, an academic at Sejong University in Seoul, is the darling of the Japanese right because of her alleged stance on the "comfort women" system. But their cherry-picking of her writings distorts her views and twists them into support for the revisionists' vindicating and exonerating narrative.

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  5. Thompson shares lead at Meijer Classic golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    ... so it's easier to just control the way your irons are going to bounce into the green," Thompson said. Lee, a Korean-American who played in the 2009 US Women's Open at age 14, began on the back nine and had four consecutive birdies beginning at No. ...

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  6. Koreatown museum project spotlights demand for affordable housing, advocates sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    This rendering shows a seven-story Koreatown building designed by Gruen Architects will hold a museum and 103 apartment units. A building boom is underway in Los Angeles' Koreatown, bringing residents and tourists to this dense neighborhood seen by some as a model for Southern California urban living.

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  7. Korean Americans, vets, Peace Corps alumni to gather on Mall to remember 1953 Korean War ceasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Washington Times

    Organizers predict an "eclectic mix" of people will on hand to honor military veterans, ponder peace and observe the anniversary of the ceasefire treaty marking the end of hostilities of The Korean War, signed on July 27, 1953. The 8th Annual Armistice Day Peace Concert and Vigil begins at 6 p.m. on Saturday along the National Mall near the reflecting pool.

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  8. Kimchee adds heat and nutrition to panjeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... wonder this pungent chili-laced jar of fermented vegetables always has a seat at the Korean dinner table. My Korean-American roommates first introduced me to kimchee when I was in my 20s. Not only did they serve it alongside succulent Korean ...

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  9. SEOUL: Mitsubishi's selective apologyRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Japan's Mitsubishi Materials Corp., after its unprecedented move of apologising to US prisoners of war who were used as slave labour during World War II, now says it hopes to apologise to former British, Dutch and Australian World War II POWs who were used as slave labour. The company also said that it hopes to reach an amicable solution with Chinese forced labourers who have filed lawsuits against the company.

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  10. Detoxing The Buddhist Way: Nuns Preserve Art Of Korean Temple FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | KQED

    Sun Woo directs the visitor program at Jingkwansa, a Buddhist temple outside Seoul famous for preserving the art of Korean temple food. Behind her are giant jars filled with fermented soybeans.

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  11. 20 U.S. lawmakers urge Japan to apologize for wartime sex slaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | English Dong-A

    JULY 24, 2015 07:25. . About 20 U.S. lawmakers have urged the Japanese government not to deny the fact that Imperial Japan forced Korean women into sex slavery for its military. 1 comment

  12. Answer Man: Jung-Ho Kang on bat flips, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | CBS Sports

    The Pittsburgh Pirates took a chance on Jung-Ho Kang when they signed him to a four-year, $16 million deal, with a team option for a fifth season, during the offseason. It's not a lot of money in the world of Major League Baseball, but Kang came to North America out of the Korea Baseball Organization, which had yet to send a Korean position player to the majors.

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  13. U.S. lawmakers call on Japan to apologize for past wrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Arirang TV

    A group of U.S. lawmakers is urging Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to offer an apology for Japan's use of Korean women as sex slaves before and during World War Two. At the opening of the Korean American Grassroots Conference in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday U.S. Republican congressman Ed Royce came out strong, saying that he does not want to see Japan whitewash history anymore.

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  14. Military service conundrum for overseas Korean athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Korea Herald

    A recent legal battle over the military duties of golfer Bae Sang-moon here brought back to surface years-old debate about how much consideration should be given to South Korean athletes playing overseas postponing the mandatary services for the sake of their careers. Early Wednesday, the Daegu District Court backed the Military Manpower Administration, the local conscription agency, on its decision not to extend an overseas travel permit for Bae, currently staying in Canada to participate in the PGA Tour Canada.

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  15. [Editorial] Mitsubishi's selective apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Japan's Mitsubishi Materials Corp., after its unprecedented move of apologizing to U.S. prisoners of war who were used as slave labor during World War II, now says it hopes to apologize to former British, Dutch and Australian World War II POWs who were used as slave labor. The company also said that it hopes to reach an amicable solution with Chinese forced laborers who have filed lawsuits against the company.

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  16. S. Korea, Japan in talks to resume working-level defense dialogue channelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Korea Herald

    South Korea is in talks with Japan to resume the regular working-level dialogue channel between the countries' defense ministries, which was suspended last year amid worsening history disputes, diplomatic sources said Thursday. "Both countries are in discussion with an aim to hold regular directorial working-level talks between the South Korean and Japanese defense ministries in early August as far as I know," one of the diplomatic sources noted.

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  17. SEOUL: - Global Korean start-ups getting faster, smarter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Asia News Network

    ... Instead of basking in local success, they are getting smarter and faster about going global, according to Korean-American venture capitalist Bernard Moon. That is why he and two founding partners placed their bets on Seoul's sprouting start-up scene ...

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  18. SEOUL: Are you still watching TV?Read the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Asia News Network

    It is now pretty common in Seoul to see couples sitting in Starbucks, tapping away on their own smartphones. They talk with each other, yet their eyes are often fixed on their handsets, not their loved ones.

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  19. Jeon Hyeok-jin, new hope for Korean men's badmintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | English Dong-A

    Jeon Hyeok-jin, new hope for Korean men's badminton . JULY 23, 2015 07:16. . Jeon Hyeok-jin is new hope for badminton men's singles that had been deemed the weakest in Korea's national badminton team.

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  20. Recipe for Korean kimchee pancake with appleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    ... wonder this pungent chili-laced jar of fermented vegetables always has a seat at the Korean dinner table. My Korean-American roommates first introduced me to kimchee when I was in my 20s. Not only did they serve it alongside succulent Korean ...

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