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1 hr ago | Tri-cityherald.com
South Korean military officials could not immediately confirm the reports by Japan's Kyodo and South Korea's Yonhap news agencies.
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1 hr ago | National Public Radio
North Korea launched two ballistic missiles into the sea on Sunday, South Korean and Japanese media reported, the latest in a series of test-firings seen as expressions of anger over its failure to win talks on receiving outside aid, and over ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills.
1 hr ago | KSWO
A wildfire burning grass, brush and scattered timber in central Washington has grown by about 2 square miles, but officials reported good progress in protecting homes in the area.
2 hrs ago | CNN
Statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il at Mansudae in Pyongyang. North Koreans gather in front of the statues to lay flowers and bow, showing their respect for the late and current leader.
6 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly
North Korea said on June 30 it is preparing to try two Americans who entered the country as tourists for carrying out what it says were hostile acts against it.
10 hrs ago | WebProNews
Seth Rogen and James Franco's new film The Interview has been deemed an 'act of war' by North Korea.
14 hrs ago | Stickyrice
Twenty-two years ago, while living in Sapporo, Japan, I nearly made it to Seoul.
The leaders of China and South Korea expressed concern Friday about Japan's recent reinterpretation of its war-renouncing constitution and its re-examination of a past apology for wartime atrocities, a South Korean official said.
Ordinary North Koreans are lucky to earn US$30 a month, but senior state officials easily make more than $100 a day from endemic corruption, a survey shows.
Korea's oldest bookstore in Seoul, Jongno Books, was a landmark in terms of numbers of customers and its symbolic significance as the trove and exchange of knowledge.
North Korea continues to do a fine job of promoting an upcoming flick with Seth Rogen and James Franco.
A Palestinian jumps in the air showing his parkour skills at the Israeli built controversial separation barrier and Qalandia checkpoint on July 11, 2014.
The main opposition New Politics Alliance for Democracy raised pressure on President Park Geun-hye Thursday to cancel her ministerial nominations for education and culture, reiterating that the two were unfit for Cabinet posts given the allegations against them.
"Closed Curtain" is invigorating and courageous, yet one wishes its director would soon gain the freedom to make other kinds of movies again.
Shi'ite volunteers, who have joined the Iraqi army to fight against militants of the Islamic State, formerly known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , march during training in Baghdad, July 9. Islamist militants claimed responsibility for suicide bombings in Baghdad, and there were signs the deadlock paralyzing Iraq's parliament might ... (more)
Sat in an upholstered armchair, elbows resting upon a desk laden with charts, North Korea's Dear Leader channelled his best Bond villain pose as his military launched two ballistic missiles yesterday.
A North Korean ambassador has lodged a formal complaint with the United Nations demanding U.S. officials ban Seth Rogan's upcoming comedy "The Interview".
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 07:02 pm
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