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  1. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ABC News

    On July 3, 1863, the three-day Civil War Battle of Gettysburg in Pennsylvania ended in a major victory for the North as Confederate troops failed to breach Union positions during an assault known as Pickett's Charge. In 1913, during a 50th anniversary reunion at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, Civil War veterans re-enacted Pickett's Charge, which ended with embraces and handshakes between the former enemies.

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  2. Apollo sergeant lost in Korean War finally comes homeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... identified by anthropologists at DPAA's lab in Honolulu. Sgt. Snock's remains were among hundreds of sets that North Korea returned to the United States in 208 boxes during the early 1990s. Scientists were told each box contained one set of remains ...

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  3. Koreas to have talks on ex-first lady's NK visit next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Aides to late former President Kim Dae-jung said Friday they plan to make another trip to North Korea next week for discussions over an envisioned trip by the former leader's widow to the North. Lee Hee-ho, 93, who was the South's first lady during Kim's five-year tenure until 2003, is seeking to visit the communist nation as early as early July for humanitarian purposes.

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  4. N. Korean leader inspects new institute ...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-un inspected a newly built institute at a renowned technology university in Pyongyang, praising it as a cutting-edge scientific research center, the North's media said Friday. The North's Korean Central News Agency said that Kim gave "field guidance" to the automation institute of Kim Chaek University of Technology.

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  5. N. Korean biochemical expert flees to Finland: sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Arirang TV

    ... to be holding a hard-drive with 15 gigabytes of information on human medical experiments, which could bring North Korea's inhumane tests to light. The defector is expected to give closed-door testimony before the European parliament later this ...

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  6. N.Korea Asks Iran for Drought ReliefRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    North Korea has asked the Iranian Red Crescent for emergency relief after the worst drought in a century, Iran's official Islamic Republic News Agency reported Thursday. North Korean Ambassador to Iran Kang Sam-hyon asked the head of the Iranian Red Crescent, Seyed Amir Mohsen Ziaee, for humanitarian aid on Tuesday.

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  7. North Korean defector lifts lid on world's most secret stateRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Times

    LONDON: As a schoolgirl in North Korea, Hyeonseo Lee was forced to watch executions, denounce her friends for fabricated transgressions and dig tunnels in case of a nuclear attack. But Lee and her classmates grew up convinced they lived in the "greatest nation on earth" run by a benevolent god-like leader whom they loved in the way many children love Santa Claus.

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  8. Experts: US-Cuba Moves Likely to Deepen N Korea's IsolationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Voice of America

    North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Su Yong, left, shakes hands with Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez during a photo opportunity before their meeting in Havana, Cuba, March 16, 2015. The normalization of relations between the United States and Cuba is likely to further North Korea's diplomatic isolation, experts say.

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  9. North Korea spreads blocking of 'harmful' websitesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The regime of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has a long history of controlling access to the internet. Picture: AFP/Getty

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  10. North Korea cracks down on even the limited use of Internet availableRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    North Korea, already one of the least-wired places in the world, appears to be cracking down on the use of the Internet by even the small number of foreigners who can access it by blacklisting and blocking social media accounts or websites deemed to carry harmful content. The move won't be noticed by most in North Korea since hardly anyone has Internet access.

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  11. Rush Hour: The stories you need to know todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    PHOTOS of a strange body art trend are appearing on social media. While some may think it looks good, doctors are warning people not to partake.

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  12. N. Korea opens new showcase airport terminal, despite low passenger numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The China Post

    North Korea has opened a sleek new airport terminal, hailing it as a showcase of leader Kim Jong Un's achievement after its construction had to be stopped halfway and redone at his whim. Terminal 2 of Pyongyang International Airport, which is reserved for international civilian flights, opened for service on Wednesday, state media said.

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  13. Ignoring Iran Cheating is North Korea ReduxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Commentary Magazine

    ... or diminish the significance of its failure to abide by its commitments. It's deja vu all over again . Consider North Korea: In early 1987, analysts suspected that North Korea intended to produce plutonium. Satellites the following year spotted a ...

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  14. North Korea: Airport terminal is 'new face' of countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    North Korea signaled it was time to do away with the old and usher in the new at the opening ceremony of a gleaming airport terminal in Pyongyang on Wednesday. The second terminal of Sunan International Airport had been renovated after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un complained about the building in November and subsequently purged official Ma Won Chun to a rural location for his supervision of the original construction, Yonhap reported.

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  15. 10 moments of over-the-top flattery in Hillary's inboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Politico

    ... and unruly teenagers." "Sometimes she looks like a primary schoolgirl and sometimes a pensioner going shopping," North Korea said in response. "They don't have any friends left," Clinton shot back to Gregory. She also fielded awkward questions about ...

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  16. Kim Jong Un Celebrates Grand Opening of New Pyongyang Airport - Then Quickly Executes DesignerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gateway Pundit

    ... in in private was so furious at 'defects' that he had the airport's designer killed. Executions are common in North Korea, with senior officials being killed for offences as minor as watching South Korean soap operas. Airport design chief Ma Won ...

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  17. North Korea officials defecting in fear of rising executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un 's politics of fear is driving state officials stationed overseas to defect, and Pyongyang in response has ordered their return. The rise in defections is prominent among mid-ranking state officials at overseas posts, a source well versed in North Korea affairs told Yonhap on Thursday.

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  18. Injured ROK tourists in intensive careRead the original story

    Yesterday | China Daily

    The seventeen injured passengers from a northeast China bus crash, 16 of whom are from the Republic of Korea , have been transferred to a larger hospital with better facilities. A bus, carrying 26 ROK tourists, one Chinese driver and one Chinese tour guide, fell off a bridge on Wednesday afternoon in northeast China's Jilin province.

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  19. China, North Korea cooperate on Rajin shipping routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. SEOUL -- Relations between China and North Korea have cooled since Kim Jong Un fully assumed power in 2012, but the two countries continue to cooperate economically. Close ...

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  20. 'Magic Mike XXL' and 5 other movies that celebrate American exceptionalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    In "Magic Mike XXL," now playing, Channing Tatum rejoins his old clothing-removal crew to make it to a July Fourth clothing-removal convention. It makes sense that the showcase happens on a day when we recognize the things that make America great.

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