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  1. South Korea's Park Pleads Not Guilty in First HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    December 9, 2016: Park is impeached by the liberal-controlled parliament over allegations that she extorted money from big companies, took bribes from some of them and committed other wrongdoing, all in collaboration with her longtime friend of 40 years, Choi Soon-sil. The scandal was too much even for many of her supporters, prompting millions to take to the streets calling for her ouster and sending her once-bulletproof approval ratings to record lows.

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  2. US plans to shoot down ICBM for the first time amid North Korea threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... program showing an image of a missile launch conducted by North Korea, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, May 21. The basic defensive idea is to fire a rocket into space upon warning of a hostile missile launch. The rocket releases ...

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  3. S. Korean President Wants to Help Trump Make Deal with NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  4. Lee So-yeon, a North Korean defector, used to be a signal corpsman in North Korea's army.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    Watching footage of April's military parades in North Korea - with soldiers marching in formation to patriotic tunes - Lee So-yeon recalls all the steps. She was once one of those soldiers.

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  5. U.S. plans first test of ICBM intercept, with North Korea on mindRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    ... showing a file image of a missile launch conducted by North Korea, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. With North Korea s nuclear missile threat in mind, the Pentagon is planning a missile defense test next week that for the first ...

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  6. Special ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... ultimate sacrifice in defense of the United States and South Korea during a Memorial Day ceremony near Seoul, South Korea, May 25, 2017. The ceremony recognized all fallen service members but focused on the sacrifices made in the defense of South ...

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  7. Exclusive - Kim's rocket stars: The trio behind North Korea's missile programmeRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    This undated picture released shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attending the Korean People's Army tank crew competition on Mar 11, 2016. SEOUL: After successful missile launches, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un often exchanges smiles and hugs with the same three men and shares a celebratory smoke with them.

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  8. In a first, U.S. to try to shoot down intercontinental-range missileRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBS News

    People watch a TV news program showing a file image of a missile launch by North Korea, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, on Sun., May 21, 2017. WASHINGTON -- Preparing for North Korea's growing threat , the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week.

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  9. North Korea says missile is able to carry large nuclear warheadRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... fired Sunday Korea time was a Hwasong-12 "capable of carrying a large-size heavy nuclear warhead". SEOUL, South Korea (AP) A- North Korea's latest ballistic missile test may be almost as big a deal as its propaganda machine claims. Aside from space ...

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  10. Division over North Korea could have lethal resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    Defiant North Korea challenged the international community again last Sunday when it tested yet another missile, and no one has yet discovered a clear way to stop tensions mounting on the peninsula. Two missile tests in as many weeks underscored Pyongyang's resolve to ignore international warnings and concerns.

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  11. Vodafone's M-pesa money service to expand further into Africa: CEORead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: Robert Collymore Chief Executive of Kenya's telecom operator Safaricom poses during a Reuters interview at their headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, May 10, 2017. FILE PHOTO: An employee assists a customer to set-up M-Pesa money transfer servive on his handset inside a mobile phone care centre operated by Kenyan's telecom operator Safaricom in the central business district of Kenya's capital Nairobi, May 11, 2016.

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  12. Impeached South Korean President Park Denies Corruption At TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye arrives for questioning on her arrest warrant at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul Sout On Tuesday, the effigies became reality: South Korean television and smartphone screens were filled with pictures of the disgraced former president arriving for the first day of her trial - in handcuffs and with her prison number, Number 503, on her navy blue jacket and trousers. When addressed by a judge, Choi sobbed as she answered questions about her address and occupation.

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  13. Is it a drone? Is it a balloon? No, it's a bird, says N KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Demilitarized Zone dividing the two Koreas is one of the most fortified locations in the world. SEOUL: North Korea on Thursday accused the South of unleashing more than 450 machine gun rounds at a flock of birds in an "armed provocation" at the tense Demilitarized Zone, after Seoul's forces fired warning shots at an object flying over the border.

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  14. U.S. plans first test of ICBM intercept, with NKorea on mindRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... program showing a file image of a missile launch conducted by North Korea at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. - Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – Preparing for North Korea's growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down ...

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  15. Major U.S. tech firms press Congress for internet surveillance reformsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: The Facebook logo is displayed on the company's website in an illustration photo taken in Bordeaux, France on February 1, 2017. FILE PHOTO: A zoomed illustration image of a man looking at a computer monitor showing the logo of Amazon is seen in Vienna, Austria, on November 26, 2012.

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  16. England wins group at U20 World Cup, beats South Korea 1-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    England wins group at U20 World Cup, beats South Korea 1-0 England advanced to the knockout stage of the Under-20 World Cup by beating host South Korea 1-0 Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2s3gqKz Venezuela's Sergio Cordova, right, scores a goal against Mexico during their Group B soccer match in the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea 2017 at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea, Friday, May 26, 2017. SEOUL, South Korea - England advanced to the knockout stage of the Under-20 World Cup by beating host South Korea 1-0 Friday.

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  17. Women's tech group to Uber: We're done with youRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mashable

    ... and Senior Vice President of Business Emil Michael took Uber employees to an escort bar during a trip to Seoul, South Korea. Kalanick promised to change things. Uber announced an investigation into the issue and brought on former U.S. Attorney ...

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  18. Starbucks baristas reveal what they think the company needs to fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... of our customers. To us, every voice matters." A staff serves beverages at a Starbucks coffee shop in Seoul, South Korea, in this March 7, 2016, file photo. "They'd rather us be machines. They are, whether they like it or not, a fast food chain with ...

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  19. Chinese foreign minister urges Seoul to resume talks with N.KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Friday that the use of force on the Korean peninsula would only worsen the situation, and that Beijing was expecting South Korea would make efforts to resume talks with North Korea.

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  20. South Korean navy officer commits suicide after allegedly being rapedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    SEOUL: A South Korean female naval officer apparently killed herself after being allegedly raped by a senior colleague, a defence ministry spokesman said Thursday . The victim, a lieutenant, was found dead in her single-room apartment on Wednesday, where a message was found reading: "Tomorrow, I won't be in this world any longer."

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