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  1. Swimmer Park Tae-hwan returns home for national team trialsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 24 | Newkerala.com

    Incheon , April 24 : Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan returned home from his Australian training camp on Tuesday to compete for a spot on the national team. Park spent the past three months training in Sydney.

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  2. Swimmer Park Tae-hwan returns home from Australian camp for nat'l team trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | Korea Herald

    Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan returned home from his Australian training camp on Tuesday to compete for a spot on the national team. Park spent the past three months training in Sydney.

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  3. 'Tottenham's Son Heung-min willing to compete for S. Korea at Asiad'Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 24 | Nerve News

    Incheon , April 24 - South Korean men's under-23 football team coach Kim Hak-bum said on Tuesday that Tottenham Hotspur attacker Son Heung-min is willing to compete at the Asian Games this summer. Kim returned home after checking on South Korean footballers in Europe.

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  4. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago announces major $100K art prizeRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2018 | Art Daily

    The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago announced the creation of the Dunya Contemporary Art Prize, a major new contemporary art prize that is awarded biennially to mid-career artists from the Middle East or its diaspora. For its first award, the jury has selected Qatari-American artist Sophia Al-Maria, who will receive a $100,000 prize as well as a commission for a new work by the MCA that will be presented in a major exhibition accompanied by a catalogue.

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  5. Funeral held for late film icon Choi Eun-heeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Korea Herald

    The funeral for Choi Eun-hee, the late South Korean actress who was once kidnapped by North Korea to create propaganda films before escaping, was held on Thursday and attended by her family and close friends. Choi, a South Korean film icon of the 60s and 70s, died on Monday while receiving kidney dialysis treatment at a hospital in Seoul.

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  6. MoreRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | Art Daily

    People look at the new installation by artist Huma Bhabha for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Roof Garden titled "We Come in Peace" on April 18, 2018 in New York City. The installation's title derives from the 1951 sci-fi film "The Day the Earth Stood Still" and features two figures on the large outdoor patio.

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  7. Seroprevalence of Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome Virus...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Chosun University College of Medicine, Chosun University, Gwangju, South Korea Han M, Kim C, Kim D, Yun N, Park S, Han M, et al. Seroprevalence of Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome Virus Antibodies in Rural Areas, South Korea. Emerg Infect Dis.

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  8. South Korean actress and former North Korean abductee Choi Eun-hee diesRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | WAAY

    South Korean film legend Choi Eun-hee, who was once abducted and forced to make movies for the North Korean regime, h... South Korean film legend Choi Eun-hee, who was once abducted and forced to make movies for the North Korean regime, has died. She was 92. Born in the Korean city Gwangju in 1926, the former leading lady starred in around 130 films throughout her long career, including over a dozen while held captive in North Korea.

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  9. KFA issue guidelines to address pollution concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    South Korea's professional football league may start cancelling games due to poor air quality after the national governing body issued guidelines to protect players and fans from pollution. FILE PHOTO: People take a walk during a lunch break on a hazy day at Deoksu Palace in Seoul February 25, 2014.

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  10. Actress Who Was Kidnapped by N.Korea Dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Chosun Ilbo

    Veteran actress Choi Eun-hee died on Monday after a long life fuller of ups and downs than a Hollywood film. She was 92. Choi was born in Gwangju, Gyeonggi Province in 1926 and debuted on the silver screen when she was 21. She married movie director Shin Sang-ok in 1953 and divorced him in 1976.

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  11. Fine dust levels soar in South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | UPI

    South Korea's weather authorities have advised the public to refrain from going outside as concentration levels of air pollutants remain at alarmingly high levels, JTBC reported. On Sunday, the Korea Meteorological Administration said the density of fine dust particles in the air would hit "bad" levels, ranging between 81 to 150 micrograms per cubic meter , throughout the country.

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  12. Rosalie Gillis: What librarians readRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Cape Breton Post

    Library staff don't get much opportunity to read when they are working. But, they are generally big readers and they get to see lots of books in the course of their day.

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  13. UConn Junior Wins Prestigious Truman ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | UConn Advance

    Akshayaa Chittibabu '19 looks to use her Truman scholarship for graduate work in dual medical and public health programs. Akshayaa Chittibabu '19 , a biological sciences and sociology major, has been named a 2018 Truman Scholar by The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation.

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  14. Cho Yong-pil continues to evolve, cites love of music for lengthy careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Korea Herald

    Cho Yong-pil is widely referred in Korea as "Gawang" -- the king of singing or pop music. The nickname is hardly an exaggeration, as the famed singer has performed everything from pop, rock, trot and folk to even songs comparable to contemporary K-pop, in an unparalleled music career.

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  15. 'Tombs in southern part house Japanese soldiers,' says professorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | English Dong-A

    'Tombs in southern part house Japanese soldiers,' says professor. April. 11, 2018 07:45.

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  16. Lest we Koreans forget we were tadpoles onceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | The Nation

    There I found statues of American soldiers who died during the Korea War. They were all wearing heavy winter military capes, indicating that they had to fight in the severely cold winter of the Korean Peninsula.

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  17. Korean Horror Movie Invited to Far East Film Festival in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Chosun Ilbo

    The horror film "Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum," directed by Jung Bum-shik, has been invited to the Far East Film Festival in Udine, Italy. The film revolves around seven people who gather to experience true horror at the now-abandoned Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital in Gwangju, Gyeonggi Province, which was selected as one of the seven "freakiest" places in the world by CNN.

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  18. Yayoi Kusama joins Bangkok Art Biennale rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Bangkok Post

    Yayoi Kusama, the Japanese artist extraordinaire known for her flamboyant polka dots and infinite mirrored rooms, will join the roster of 75 international artists at the first Bangkok Art Biennale, a much-anticipated art event to take place from Oct 19 this year. The announcement of the 75 artists, led by artistic director Apinan Poshyananda, took place last week in Hong Kong .

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  19. Hirshhorn Announces Largest Site-Specific Installation in the US by Acclaimed Artist Lee UfanRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    The Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden has announced an ambitious site-specific commission by the celebrated Korean artist Lee Ufan, debuting fall 2019. The expansive installation will feature approximately 10 new sculptures from the artist's signature and continuing "Relatum" series and marks the artist's largest site-specific outdoor sculpture project in the U.S. It is the first exhibition of Lee's work in the nation's capital, and the first time in the museum's 44-year history that its 4.3-acre outdoor plaza will be devoted entirely to the work of a single artist.

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  20. Twelfth Gwangju Biennale Releases List of Participating ArtistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Artforum Intl.

    The Gwangju Biennale has revealed the names of the artists participating in its 2018 edition, titled "Imagined Borders." More than 150 artists from forty countries will exhibit works.

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