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  1. .com | Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | News24

    Seoul - An elderly South Korean man set himself on fire on Wednesday outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul during a protest over Japan's forced recruitment of sex slaves for military brothels during World War II. Around 1 000 protesters had gathered at the mission to push for reparations ahead of Saturday's 70th anniversary of the end of Japan's 1910-45 colonial rule over the Korean peninsula.

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  2. Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese Embassy in SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Korea Herald

    A South Korean man set himself on fire outside the Japanese Embassy in Seoul Wednesday during a demonstration to demand an apology from Japan for forcing women into sex slavery during World War II. The incident took place at around 12:40 p.m. when the 81-year-old man, only identified by his surname Choi, set himself on fire during a weekly demonstartion in front of the embassy attended by about 1,000 people.

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  3. S. Korean man sets fire to himself in front of Japan's embassy in SeoulRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Xinhuanet

    A South Korea n man in his 80s set fire to himself in front of the Japan ese embassy in Seoul amid the ongoing rally for the victims of comfort women, a euphemism for sex slaves coerced into Japan's military brothels during World War II. The 81-year-old man set a flame to himself at around 12:40 a.m. Wednesday in front of the Japanese embassy in central Seoul, according to local media reports.

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  4. Women forced into prostitution in WW2 hope for apology from JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Reuters

    Demonstrators sit around a 'comfort woman' statue during the weekly Wednesday protest demanding for an apology and compensation from the Japanese government in Seoul, South Korea, July 22, 2015. Former Chinese 'comfort woman' Zhang Xiantu looks through the window of her house in Xiyan Town, Shanxi Province, China, July 18, 2015.

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  5. 'This course is the only one that would allow me the opportunity to get a UEFA coaching badge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Independent.ie

    It may seem a long way from Malin Head, Co Donegal to IT Carlow, but for soccer-lover, Seamus Houghton it has been the most direct and quickest route to his future career. The former Carndonagh Community School pupil decided to make the journey because IT Carlow's BA Sports & Exercise is exactly what he wanted and something he couldn't get anywhere else.

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  6. Noles Open CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Florida State Seminoles

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. The Florida State indoor volleyball season is officially underway as the Seminoles opened practice for the 2015 season on Monday in Tully Gym.

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  7. North Korea creates own Juche ideology-based standard timeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | English Dong-A

    North Korea creates own Juche ideology-based standard time . AUGUST 08, 2015 07:21.

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  8. Universiade 2015 Deploys JBL VTX And Crown I-Tech HD In South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | ProSoundWeb

    South Korean Harman Pro distributor Techdata and audio rental company Total Korea recently provided the sound reinforcement systems at the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2015 Universiade in Gwangju, South Korea. To cater to the sheer volume of people attending this event, Total Korea opted for Harman's JBL VTX line arrays and Crown I-Tech HD amplifiers, and enlisted technical support from Techdata.

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  9. Population dynamics of a high-latitude coral Alveopora japonica...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | CSIRO Publishing

    Christophe Vieira A E , Shashank Keshavmurthy A B , Se-Jong Ju C F , Kiseong Hyeong C , Inah Seo C G , Chang-Keun Kang D , Hyun-Ki Hong A , Chaolun Allen Chen B and Kwang-Sik Choi A H A School of Marine Biomedical Science , Jeju National University, 102 jejudaehakno, Jeju 690-756, South Korea. B Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica , 128 Academia Road Sec. 2, Nankang, Taipei 115, Taiwan.

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  10. SEOUL: Korea's Dongbu Daewoo Electronics gains ground in ChinaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Asia News Network

    South Korea's third largest electronics firm Dongbu Daewoo Electronics has been increasing its foothold in the Chinese market with its strategies specifically targeting locals. The company, which made inroads into China in July 2013, runs 256 dealerships as of July, and plans to open 50 more stores by the end of the year.

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  11. UT Lady Vols tour of ItalyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Http

    Tennessee center Mercedes Russell finally gets to play with her Lady Vols teammates again this week as she continues her comeback from foot surgeries.

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  12. WWII Lawsuits Muddy Effort to Ease Japan-South Korea TensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Bloomberg

    South Korean former "comfort women", who were forced to serve as sex slaves for Japanese troops during World War II, sit under a yellow umbrella outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul on June 23, 2015. Photographer: Jung Yeon-Je/AFP via Getty Images South Korean activists are complicating President Park Geun Hye's tentative steps to improve ties with Japan, by turning to courts to seek recognition they were forced to work for Japanese companies or used as sex slaves.

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  13. Historic year, so far, for Spartan alumni membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Langley Advance

    It may only be early August, but there's already a strong, if not infallible, argument to be made that 2015 will go down as the most impressive year to date in the illustrious history of Trinity Western University volleyball. With former Spartan Chaim Schalk and his partner Ben Saxton claiming their first ever FIVB silver medal on the beach at the Yokohama Grand Slam and both Steven Marshall and Rudy Verhoeff helping Canada to a bronze medal at the Pan American Games last month, yet another couple of TWU-branded paragraphs were written in this year's story of success.

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  14. Russell continues comeback on Lady Vols' tour of ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Tennessee center Mercedes Russell finally gets to play with her Lady Vols teammates again this week as she continues her comeback from foot surgeries. Tennessee center Mercedes Russell blocks a shot by St. John's guard Briana Brown in this March 24, 2014 photo.

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  15. Dongbu Daewoo Electronics gains ground in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's third largest electronics firm Dongbu Daewoo Electronics has been increasing its foothold in the Chinese market with its strategies specifically targeting locals. The company, which made inroads into China in July 2013, runs 256 dealerships as of July, and plans to open 50 more stores by the end of the year.

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  16. China salvage operator to raise South Korea ferry that sunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | New York Daily News

    South Korea said Tuesday that it had agreed to a $73 million deal with a Chinese-led consortium to salvage a ferry that sunk in an accident that killed more than 300 people in April last year. The formal contract could be signed as early as Wednesday.

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  17. Mercedes Russell on comeback trail with Tennessee Lady Vols after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | OregonLive.com

    Former Oregon high school basketball star and current Tennessee center Mercedes Russell finally gets to play with her Lady Vols teammates again this week as she continues her comeback from foot surgeries that forced her to miss the entire 2014-15 college basketball season . Tennessee leaves Wednesday for a three-game exhibition tour of Italy in which DeShields and senior forward Bashaara Graves aren't expected to play, but both will make the trip.

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  18. Russell continues her comeback on Lady Vols' tour of ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | The New Zealand Herald

    Tennessee center Mercedes Russell finally gets to play with her Lady Vols teammates again this week as she continues her comeback from foot surgeries. Tennessee leaves Wednesday for a three-game exhibition tour of Italy in which DeShields and senior forward Bashaara Graves aren't expected to play, but both will make the trip.

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  19. Grants Provide Financial Leg-up to Emerging AthletesRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2015 | Scoop

    High Performance Sport New Zealand is backing emerging talented athletes with financial assistance to advance their development towards competing on the world's toughest sporting stages - world championships, Olympics and Paralympic Games. Some athletes who have been identified by their national sport organisation as tracking towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games are being given a new 'Emerging Talent Performance Enhancement Grant ' from HPSNZ to enhance their development.

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  20. Kansas conquered the world but knows NCAA title is a tougher assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Sporting News

    While many in college basketball were practicing a couple hours per week or taking one of those nobody-cares-who-wins exhibition tours, Kansas was conquering the rest of the world with one arm tied behind its back. So, really, how tough could it be for the Jayhawks to add the 2016 NCAA Championship to their plunder? Along with a few players added from SMU and Florida Gulf Coast to take the place of four KU regulars unable to compete, they represented USA Basketball in the World University Games in Gwangju City, South Korea and went undefeated through eight games in 11 days to claim the gold medal.

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