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  1. 10 famous and expensive structures around the world that are now abandonedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... pyramid-shaped structure nicknamed the "Hotel of Doom" is the currently uninhabited Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang, North Korea, which started being built in the 1980s. The 105-story hotel was meant to be one of the world's tallest structures, but when ...

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  2. Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UNRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Wave

    Kim Jong Un is "Little Rocket Man" no more. In the year since President Donald Trump's searing, debut UN speech fueled fears of nuclear conflict with North Korea, the two leaders have turned from threats to flattery.

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  3. Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | WPXI

    North Korea's Kim Jong Un is "little rocket man" no more. President Donald Trump isn't a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard."

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  4. DoD agency identifies soldiers lost in Korean War from returned remainsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Two soldiers who died during the Korean War have been identified from the remains returned from North Korea, President Donald J. Trump announced Thursday night. POW/MIA Accounting Agency identified Army Master Sgt.

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  5. Collected Department Releases: Interview With Barbara Plett Usher of BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | State Department

    QUESTION: You may have been told, Mr. Secretary, that I want to mostly focus on North Korea, but just a quick question about the latest news: We understand that the Security Council meeting next week is about nonproliferation. The President had just tweeted that he's going to chair a meeting on Iran.

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  6. Collected Department Releases: Interview With Rich Edson of Fox NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | State Department

    QUESTION: And you revealed that North Korea has agreed to a deadline of 2021. What do you and what does the United States need to see by the end of this year? SECRETARY POMPEO: Yeah.

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  7. Collected Department Releases: Interview With Elise Labott of CNNRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | State Department

    QUESTION: Let's start with North Korea. You said yesterday you're going to begin negotiations with the North Koreans, and you'll be meeting with your foreign minister colleague up in New York.

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  8. Collected Department Releases: Interview With Andrea Mitchell of MSNBCRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | State Department

    ... very short going into these UN meetings, so thanks for seeing us today. QUESTION: And I wanted to ask you about North Korea first of all. President Moon is bringing a message from Kim Jong-un that he wants South Korea wants the U.S. to help in ...

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  9. UN chief Antonio Guterres to visit India in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    In this photo provided by the United Nations, Kim Song, the new Permanent Representative of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, left, shakes hands with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, after presenting his credentials Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 at United Nations Headquarters.

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  10. Kim Jong-un to visit Seoul in December: CJ chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-un plans to visit Seoul in December, the chief of South Korean conglomerate CJ Group has said. Sohn Kyung-shik was a member of the South Korean delegation that accompanied President Moon Jae-in this week for his three-day trip to North Korea.

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  11. Trump says he received 'beautiful letter' from NK leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... have since floated the possibility of holding a second summit to move forward negotiations to dismantle North Korea's nuclear weapons program. Their historic first meeting was held in Singapore in June. Pointing to the release of Americans who had ...

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  12. Ap Photos: a selection of pictures from the past weekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    South Korean President Moon Jae-in, second from right, is greeted by North Koreans as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, watches during a welcome ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.

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  13. USS Pueblo spy ship crew tell Trump to bring vessel home from North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    In this June 22, 2006, file photo released by the North Korean government, North Korean soldiers watch USS Pueblo, which was seized by North Korean navy off the Korean coast near Taedonggang river in Pyongyang, North Korea Some of the surviving crewmembers of an American spy ship captured by North Korean forces 50 years ago have a message for President Trump: bring our warship home. "The crew of the USS Pueblo would like to get our ship returned," Ron Berens, the lead helmsman onboard and at the wheel on January 23, 1968 when North Korean MiG fighter jets and patrol opened fire on the American spy ship, leading to the first capture of a U.S. Navy ship since the War of 1812.

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  14. Pompeo speaks with Japanese FM on N.KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Washington, Sep 22 : The US State Department said on Friday that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had spoken over phone with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono to discuss the denuclearization of North Korea. According to a statement issued State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert, Pompeo and Kono on Thursday discussed "the ongoing pressure campaign to achieve the final, fully verified denuclearization of North Korea as agreed to by Chairman Kim Jong-un in Singapore", Xinhua reported.

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  15. Mattis Pays Tribute to Prisoners of War, Missing in ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | World News Report

    ... and the Vietnam War. Mattis noted that in August, 55 cases of remains were returned to the United States from North Korea. He said President Donald J. Trump made this a priority in his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and that DPAA has ...

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  16. Kim Jong-un sends $1.34m gift to South KoreansRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    A box of pine mushrooms given by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is pictured in North Korea, September 20, 2018. Pyeongyang Press Corps/Pool via REUTERS According to the Yangyang branch of the National Forestry Cooperative Federation, a recent winning bid for top grade natural pine mushrooms was 769,100 won per kilogramme.

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  17. Behind the scenes of Michael Palin's documentary on North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    Michael Palin may have travelled around the world in 80 days but his latest journey is set to be his most "revealing" yet. The comedy actor-turned-presenter who forged a successful second career touring the world following the 1989 hit will head to North Korea for his first travelogue since 2012.

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  18. Stirring the Korean PotRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | LewRockwell.com

    ... it success. But I'm also worried by the role of Washington. President Donald Trump certainly broke the ice with North Korea and played a key role in setting peace talks into motion. Kudos to him. But I'm also apprehensive that the so-called ...

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  19. U.S. prioritizes denuclearization over corresponding measuresRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | English Dong-A

    ... The U.S. State Department has been repetitively emphasizing that denuclearization has to come first as North Korea requested that "corresponding measures" be taken in return for the permanent dismantling of its nuclear facilities in the Yongbyon ...

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  20. Son of fallen soldier recovered from North Korea speaks at Punchbowl...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... have been an "incredible journey" that included watching the return of 55 sets of presumed American remains from North Korea, getting a phone call saying his father's dog tag had been found with remains, and learning just last week that his father ...

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