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1 hr ago | SFGate

David Baldacci hits 'The Target' with new thriller

This book cover image released by Grand Central Publishing shows "The Target," by David Baldacci.

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3 hrs ago | Truthdig

Knowledge Is Crime

How the mighty have fallen. Once known as "Obama's favorite general," James Cartwright will soon don a prison uniform and, thanks to a plea deal, spend 13 months behind bars.

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5 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

US President's Asia-Pacific Tour Aims To Escalate Tensions, Says North Korea

US President Barack Obama's tour of Asia-Pacific region countries is aimed at "escalation of tensions in that volatile region," a statement from the North Korean Foreign Ministry said Monday.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Faithful flock to Easter services

A WOMAN who failed to return from a walk at a Baratta homestead in the state's far north has been found safe and well.

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NEWS.com.au

Still on a mission after North Korea

LOOKING for things to do over the Easter weekend? Need help? Here's a quick guide to what's open.

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Korea Herald

Government cracks down on ferry scams

Spam text messages sent to smartphones and other mobile devices claiming to have information on the sunken Sewol ferry, have been spreading widely and hurting family members of the victims.

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Daily Mail

Kim Jong Un is mobbed by screaming female soldiers

Easter Sunday from around the world: Pope Francis gives thumbs up to Vatican faithful as others celebrate even more spectacularly How a brain injury turned an average Joe into a math genius who is among only 40 people in the WORLD to have released an 'inner Einstein' after trauma Florida English teacher, 29, who 'had sex with 17-year-old student up ... (more)

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Korea Herald

Redefining Korean cinema

In Bong Joon-ho's 2006 film "The Host," its gigantic, amphibious monster - which emerges after an American military pathologist dumps bottles of formaldehyde into Seoul's Han River - does not move forward.

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Korea Herald

Korea allows KORAIL chief to visit N. Korea

South Korea decided to allow the chief of its state rail operator to visit North Korea this week for an international rail conference, the unification ministry said Sunday.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Post and Courier

We still need a fighting Army

Gen. Matthew Ridgway, who took command of U.S. forces in Korea in December 1950, famously wrote that the "primary purpose of an army [is] to be ready to fight effectively at all times."

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Belmont Club

Getting It

One of the most powerful political weapons in the world today is self-hostaging .

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Gateway Pundit

North Korea Sends Letter of Protest to Britain Over Salon's Kim Jong Un Poster

A headshot recently of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un displaying his distinctive coiffure - shaved sides, voluminous locks and Nineties boyband centre-parting - was used as an advert for cuts at South Ealing's M&M Hair Academy.

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Bangor Daily News

Bill Cohen favors Jeb Bush in 2016, says Iran may not rein in nuclear ...

Former Defense Secretary William Cohen says he favors former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush as a potential presidential candidate in 2016.

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Boston.com

Remembering the Korean War, 60 years ago

This Friday, June 25th, it will have been sixty years since the beginning of the Korean War in 1950.

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Curbed Detroit

Curbed Inside: From Stunt Double to Stunning, Louie's Lounge Was a Remod for the Ages

After playing St. Andrews Hall in 8 Mile , a North Korean military outpost in Red Dawn and a battered liquor shop in Transformers 3 , the wedge-shaped building at 30 Clifford Street has a permanent identity.

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Daily Mail

Dictator's cut: Aunt of North Korea's Kim 'disappears' from propaganda film

Cockpit Kate! The Duchess of Cambridge sits in an F-18 fighter as she and Prince William take a tour of air force base in Queensland Teacher confronted over abuse on You Tube faces trial over 100 alleged sex crimes including abusing girl in school locker room and hiding her in a closet when they were nearly discovered No you can't! Hundreds of ... (more)

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Oxford Times

Relative flies out to finally pay her respects to soldier killed in the 'Forgotten War'

THE family of a soldier killed in the 'Forgotten War' will finally get to pay their respects at his grave in South Korea more than six decades after his death.

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Korea Herald

Novel set in a country stranger than fiction

The most reclusive state on earth is paradoxically a country that draws great attention from the rest of the world when it is in the news - usually for its nuclear threat, horrific human rights abuses and its unpredictable behavior.

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National Public Radio

White House Makes Economics Focus Of Asia Trip

The White House is focusing President Barack Obama's upcoming Asia-Pacific trip on the economic benefits of closer ties to the region, but regional security concerns are likely to be pushed higher on the president's agenda because of the tense situation between Russia and Ukraine.

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Jurist

UN rights group calls for North Korea to be prosecuted before ICC

The chief investigator from the UN Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Thursday appealed to the UN Security Council to refer North Korea to the International Criminal Court [official websites] for alleged crimes against humanity.

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