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  1. Malibu it's not, but North Korea seen as possible surf spotRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A pro surfer who coaches the Chinese National Surf Team and a tourism agency based in New Jersey plan a surfing expedition and training camp in North Korea, which has pristine beaches, virgin waves and, they say, the potential to become an international wave-riding destination. Nik Zanella, a native of Italy who along with coaching Chinese surfers is a representative of the International Surfing Association, said the decision to hold the surfing camp for a small group of North Koreans and foreign tourists along North Korea's east coast follows a year of studying the area to assess wave and weather conditions.

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  2. North Korea Reportedly Orders New Crackdown on Banned MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Billboard

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un salutes as he watches a military parade to mark 100 years since the birth of the country's founder and his grandfather, Kim Il-Sung, in Pyongyang on April 15, 2012. When North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un isn't taking submarine rides or executing his own family members , he's banning music in the world's most closed society.

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  3. US institute: NKorea rocket launch site looks complete amid predictions of October blast-offRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Construction to upgrade North Korea's main rocket launch site now appears complete amid expectations in rival South Korea that a launch could take place in October, a U.S. research institute said Tuesday. South Korean officials are predicting the North will mark the upcoming 70th anniversary of the ruling communist party with a "strategic provocation" - possibly a blastoff from the west coast site of Sohae from where Pyongyang launched its first rocket into space in December 2012, drawing international condemnation.

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  4. North Korea bans music but hails Kim Jong Uns new orchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... dancer who reportedly never married the North Korean leader's father, but exerted significant influence in North Korea's performing arts development in the 1980s. Ko has been credited with turning North Korea's Pochonbo Electronic Ensemble and ...

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  5. Kim Jong-Un threatens to wipe out America during Korean War anniversary celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    The dictator said US leaders are now scared of North Korea and know they can no longer threaten it with nuclear might Tyrant Kim Jong-Un has used the anniversary of the Korean War to issue a chilling threat to kill all Americans. The bizarre North Korean leader claimed if the superpower waged war on the tiny nation they would "leave no American alive".

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  6. North Korea bans music but hails Kim Jong Un's new orchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | UPI

    ... dancer who reportedly never married the North Korean leader's father, but exerted significant influence in North Korea's performing arts development in the 1980s. Ko has been credited with turning North Korea's Pochonbo Electronic Ensemble and ...

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  7. 'South Korean John McCain' Sees Lessons for North in Iran DealRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News Max

    The chairman of South Korea's version of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee has expressed hope that the nuclear agreement with Iran could provide "lessons" to the Communist regime in North Korea. Jin Ha Hwang, chairman of the National Defense Committee of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea, also told Newsmax he believes historic tensions between his country and Japan can ease as South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe continue recent their dialogue.

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  8. North Korea's new growth industry: Enormous bronze Kim Jong Il statuesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | National Post

    ... Kim Jong Un's plan to solidify his hereditary succession, carry on his father's mantle," says Curtis Melvin, a North Korea researcher at the U.S.-Korea Institute at SAIS, Johns Hopkins, who has studied the country's geography extensively using ...

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  9. North Korea: 'No Interest at All' in Nuke DealRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    A top North Korean diplomat says his country's nuclear weapons program is not up for discussion, insisting Pyongyang's situation is "totally different" from that of Iran. North Korea's ambassador to China, Ji Jae Ryong said Tuesday the North does not have "any interest at all in dialogue for unilaterally freezing or giving up our nukes."

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  10. North Korea rules out nuclear deal, says weapons 'not a playthingRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | KBMT

    North Korea would never enter Iran-style talks over ending its nuclear weapons program, its ambassador to China said Tuesday, declaring its arsenal "not a plaything" to be haggled over. In a rare press conference at the country's embassy in Beijing, Ji Jae Ryong told reporters: "We are not interested at all in dialogue to discuss the issue of freezing or dismantling our nukes unilaterally first.

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  11. What Is Life Really Like inNorth Korea? One Woman's StoryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    As a child growing up in North Korea, Hyeonseo Lee believed that her country was the best on the planet. She believed that Americans were evil, South Koreans were starving to death and North Koreans were better off than everybody else.

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  12. North Korea time-lapse video makes you WANT to visit PyongyangRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail on Sunday

    ... few Western tourists dare to enter, this time-lapse video of Pyongyang actually makes the secretive nation of North Korea look beautiful. City-branding pioneer JT Singh has teamed up with videographer Rob Witworth for their stunning project, which ...

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  13. North Korea reportedly searching homes and confiscating foreign musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NME

    Reports claim that officials in North Korea are going house-to-house, searching for banned music. The country - officially named the Democratic People's Republic of Korea - are notoriously adverse to outside influence, previously banning their citizens from owning or listening to any foreign music.

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  14. Protective effects of thalidomide on pulmonary injuries in a rat model of paraquat intoxicationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Journal of Inflammation

    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Second Hospital of Jilin University, No. 218 Ziqiang Street, Changchun 130041, Nanguan District, People's Republic of China Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Second Hospital of Jilin University, No.

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  15. North Korea threatens to 'leave no Americans alive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro

    ... a source of threat and fear for us and we are the very source of fear for it.' Although no organisation outside North Korea has any clear details of their nuclear capabilities, it is often estimated that the communist country has a maximum of 10 ...

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  16. North Korea Opens for Surf TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Uri Tours, a NJ-based tour company, is launching an 8-day surf camp and expedition for a chance to surf the virgin waves of North Korea. The DPRK has all of the ingredients for an excellent surf adventure, great surf bathymetry, good exposure and pristine beaches.

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  17. Kalam made us believe the sky was never too highRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    'As a nation we came up short, but that did not deter Kalam. He made it his life mission to exhort the young to greatness,' says Mohan Guruswamy.

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  18. North Korea's nuclear weapons are not a plaything, says Kim Jong-Un cronyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail on Sunday

    ... in France had 'nothing to do with Islam' warn police as they say it was a fight between rival girl gangs 'North Korea's atomic weapons are not a plaything': Kim Jong-Un's crony rules out an Iran-style deal and warns the U.S. it has the power to ...

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  19. US flexible on DPRK talks, praises China's roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | China Daily

    Less than two weeks after the Iran nuclear deal, the US is expressing willingness to show more flexibility in resuming talks with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea under the Six-Party Talks framework. The Six-Party Talks on denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula, which involve the two Koreas, the United States, China, Japan and Russia, have been suspended since 2009.

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  20. North Korea vows not to negotiate its nuclear weapons programRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arirang TV

    ... "pivot to Asia" policy by maintaining tensions between the two Koreas. While an official in Seoul has suggested North Korea may be trying to mislead its longtime ally China about its nuclear intentions, South Korea's top nuclear negotiator, who ...

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