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  1. How to keep your little ones amused on Children's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Korea Herald

    With Children's Day on May 5 just around the corner, many Korean parents are stressing over how to entertain their kids on the special day. Designated a national holiday in 1975, the day is devoted to the welfare and enjoyment of children and is a rare opportunity for modern working parents to create an entire day of memories with them.

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  2. Steigmeier planning professional careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    Graduating Brandon University Bobcat right side Sebastien Steigmeier will play for Switzerland at the FISU Games and is considering professional volleyball contracts from teams in 10 different countries. Just a few days after signing his letter of intent to join the Brandon University Bobcats men's volleyball team in 2012, Sebastien Steigmeier started debating that decision.

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  3. Sewol Ferry Captain Sentenced to Life in Prison for SKorea DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | News Max

    The captain of the Sewol ferry, which sank last year in South Korea, killing 304 people, was found guilty of murder Tuesday and sentenced to life in prison. Lee Joon-seok was acquitted of murder last year but retried after prosecutors appealed the verdict.

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  4. 32 million expected to move during May golden week holidaysRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | English Dong-A

    APRIL 29, 2015 07:22. . Korean people will soon enjoy golden week holidays that will last for a maximum of five days from Labor Day on May 1 to Children`s Day on May 5. During this time, it is expected that May 2 morning and May 3 afternoon will exhibit the heaviest traffic jam.

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  5. Ferry appeal ends in life for skipperRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Standard

    The captain of a South Korean ferry that sank last year, killing 304 people, was found guilty of homicide by an appeals court yesterday and sentenced to life in prison, overturning an earlier conviction for negligence. Prosecutors who had originally sought a homicide conviction for ferry captain Lee Joon Seok appealed against a decision by a lower court in November that found him guilty of negligence and sentenced him to 36 years in jail.

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  6. Captain of doomed South Korean ferry sentenced to life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WTEN-TV Albany

    The South Korean ferry captain responsible for last year's disaster that killed more than 300 people, mostly schoolchildren, was given an increased sentence of life in prison Tuesday by an appellate court that convicted him of homicide. A district court in November had sentenced Lee Joon-seok to 36 years in prison for negligence and abandoning passengers in need, but acquitted him of homicide.

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  7. Captain of doomed S. Korea ferry receives a life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The China Post

    The South Korean ferry captain responsible for last year's disaster that killed more than 300 people, mostly schoolchildren, was given an increased sentence of life in prison Tuesday by an appellate court that convicted him of homicide. A district court in November had sentenced Lee Joon-seok to 36 years in prison for negligence and abandoning passengers in need, but acquitted him of homicide.

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  8. South Korea ferry disaster skipper has sentence increased to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Lee Joon-seok had been jailed for 36 years after abandoning the Sewol ferry while the victims, mostly schoolchildren, were ordered to stay below deck The South Korean ferry captain responsible for last year's disaster in which more than 300 people, mostly schoolchildren, died had his jail sentence increased to life imprisonment. Lee Joon-seok had been jailed for 36 years last November after abandoning the Sewol ferry in his underpants as it capsized as schoolchildren were ordered to stay where they were below decks.

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  9. Captain in South Korean ferry sinking receives life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | UPI

    The South Korean captain of the sunken ferry Sewol was sentenced to life in prison after an appeals court reversed a lighter sentence that acquitted him of homicide. Lee June-seok, 69, was charged with "murder through willful negligence" when he and the crew deserted the sinking ferry without attempting a rescue, The New York Times reported .

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  10. CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Yun Hyong-keun: PKM Gallery presents an exhibition of the late monochrome artist Yun Hyong-keun as their first in a newly opened gallery space in the historic neighborhood of Samcheong-dong. The exhibition, which runs from April 15 to May 17, features nine large paintings by the artist and his smaller works made from early 1970 to 1990.

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  11. 72 Leading Korean Companies to exhibit in Mumbai at 'G-Fair Korea 2015' from 13 - 14 May 2015Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | PR Log

    This 2 day trade event will witness display of innovative products and technologies by 72 leading Korean exhibitors from four main sectors viz Consumer & Cosmetics, Interior & Home Appliances, LED & Security Systems, Industrial & Construction Equipment. With the vibrant business environment, the expo offers good opportunity for the Indian MSME players to source new & innovative products and take up distribution of Korean products for Indian subcontinent.

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  12. 72 Leading Korean Companies to Exhibit in Mumbai at G-Fair Korea 2015Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Exhibitor Online

    The 7th Edition of G-Fair Korea the leading Korean Sourcing Fair, is to be held in Mumbai at The Lalit Hotel, near International Airport, Mumbai on 13th & 14th May 2015. This two-day trade event will witness display of innovative products and technologies by 72 leading Korean exhibitors from four main sectors: Consumer & Cosmetics, Interior & Home Appliances, LED & Security Systems, Industrial & Construction Equipment.

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  13. UFV golf coach to head Canada's Universiade teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    It has been a soaring 10 years for Chris Bertram so far in his role as the head coach of the University of the Fraser Valley's Cascades golf team. In the decade under his guidance, the UFV men's and women's Cascades have won multiple championships at the provincial level and have each also claimed a national gold-and that's just a sampling of a long list of the Bertram-led achievements.

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  14. South Korea seeks bigger role in global arms bazaarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Reuters

    Engineers assemble a FA-50, South Korea's first home-built light fighter, at an assembly plant of the Korea Aerospace Industries in Sacheon, about 440 km southeast of Seoul in this August 14, 2013 file photo. A pilot demonstrates a simulator of the T-50 advanced jet trainer at the First Fighter Wing of South Korean air force in Gwangju, about 320 km south of Seoul, in this August 14, 2013 file photo.

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  15. New series of large watercolour paintings by Koo Jeong A on view at Pilar CorriasRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Art Daily

    Koo Jeong A will present a new series of large watercolour paintings depicting various large rock formations for her second solo exhibition, Annual Journey, at Pilar Corrias . These new works are a continuation from Koo's 2013 work Consciousness Dilatation that was commissioned for the Real DMZ Project 2013, a contemporary art project based on research conducted on the demilitarized zone separating North and South Korea.

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  16. Seoul seeks to hold sports, cultural events with PyongyangRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Korea Herald

    South Korea said Tuesday it will seek to hold a variety of sports and cultural events with North Korea this year to mark the 70th anniversary of Korea's liberation from Japan's colonial rule. South Korea plans to propose the creation of an ad hoc committee to the North to prepare for joint events to commemorate the anniversary this year, the unification ministry said in a report to the National Assembly.

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  17. More teenagers involved in sex tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Earlier this year, a local investigative TV program featured the story of a 19-year-old who died from cirrhosis, after years working as an illegal sex worker. The report revealed the teenager had run away from home after falling victim to sexual violence at 12 years old.

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  18. HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Korea Herald

    "Chicago - Original Cast": The original Broadway cast for "Chicago" - the longest running American musical in Broadway history - will be making its way back to Seoul this summer. The six-time Tony-Award-winning musical is a dynamic tale of passion, lust and murder during the backdrop of 1920s Chicago in the roaring jazz music era.

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  19. Dreaming of a Korean craft renaissanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Throngs of foreign tourists stroll the streets of Insa-dong. The popular neighborhood in upper Seoul is famous for antiques, traditional crafts and art galleries and is considered a must-see location for those looking for a taste of "real Korea."

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  20. Kansas' Brannen Greene to miss at least four months after successful hip surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Kansas sophomore wing Brannen Greene had successful surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right hip on Thursday morning, his father, Jeffrey, told The Star. The three-hour procedure was performed by J.W. Thomas Byrd, an orthopaedic surgeon at the Nashville Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Nashville, Tenn.

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