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  1. Report: US Missionary Jailed in N. Korea Feels 'Abandoned'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Voice of America

    A pro-North Korean newspaper is reporting that a Korean-American missionary imprisoned by Pyongyang feels "abandoned" by the United States government.

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  2. Tried and trending: the Korean multi-step beauty routineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    It all started for me when I read an article in The Cut about the Korean TV show that caused a YSL lipstick shortage .

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  3. Korean reality show aims to undo excessive plastic surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The citizens of this hyper-competitive East Asian nation are the most cosmetically enhanced people in the world, going under the knife more per capita than Americans, Italians, Greeks and Brazilians.

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  4. 'A dream for peace on the Korean Peninsula'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | United Methodist Church

    ... Korea is a country that's still divided when other Cold War-era rifts have healed, she pointed out. "As a Korean-American, that really weighs heavily on my heart, especially for the separated families that haven't seen each other for over 61 years," ...

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  5. Two draftees on watch list commit suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Korea Herald

    Two Army privates who were on the military's list of soldiers "requiring extra care" have died after apparent suicides, the Army said Monday, sounding an alarm for the country's troop management.

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  6. Jessica Gomes shops, has a facial, manicure, poses for a photo shootRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Daily Mail

    ... Transformers: Age Of Extinction. She also had a recent appearance in a comedy web series with the Korean-American actor Steven Yeun to support the diversity in Hollywood. The daughter of a Portuguese father and Chinese mother, she has just finished ...

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  7. SEOUL: Tokyo gov says Abe aims to improve tiesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Asia News Network

    South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Friday had a rare meeting with Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe at Cheong Wa Dae amid strained diplomatic ties between the two countries on account of territorial and historical feuds.

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  8. Tokyo gov. says Abe aims to improve tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Korea Herald

    President Park Geun-hye on Friday had a rare meeting with Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe at Cheong Wa Dae amid strained diplomatic ties between the two countries on account of territorial and historical feuds.

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  9. Korean films headed to Venice Film FestivalRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Korea Herald

    ... Director's Fortnight. Kim previously won the festival's top prize, the Golden Lion, in 2012 for "Pieta." Korean-American director So Yong Kim's "Spark and Light" will also screen in the Venice Days section. The Venice Film Festival, regarded as one ...

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  10. President Park says Seoul-Tokyo ties should be based on correct historical understandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Arirang TV

    In a rare meeting with a Japanese politician on Friday, President Park emphasized that without a correct understanding of history, Korea and Japan will not be able to build a trust-based relationship.

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  11. Art Performance Given by Art Squads of Women's UnionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Korean News

    An art performance "Great Victory of Korea Will Be Everlasting" was given by the art squad of the C.C., the Democratic Women's Union of Korea and the art agitation squad of the union at the Hall of Women on Thursday to celebrate the 61st anniversary of the victory of the Korean people in the Fatherland Liberation War.

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  12. Former 'comfort women' visit statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Glendale News-Press

    Surrounded by Korean and Japanese media, former Japanese Imperial army sex slaves Il-Chul Kang, 85, left, and Ok-Seon Lee, 87, right, caress the Peace Monument dedicated to comfort women at Central Park in Glendale on Thursday, July 24, 2014.

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  13. A sona s first visit to Korea, his parentsa homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Washington Post

    Think of the most put-together traveler you can imagine. James Bond with a tux and a passport, perhaps.

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  14. South Carolina, Korea Offer Reciprocal Driver's LicensesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | News Max

    The State reports that the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles and South Korea have reached an agreement that guarantees reciprocity between the country and the state when it comes to obtaining personal driver's licenses.

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  15. BLOG: A silver lining for the Korean communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    Earlier this year, Sam Chung received bad news that he didn't get Gov. Jay Inslee's appointment for King County Superior Judge.

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  16. Ex-Red Wing assistant Jim Paek finds new focus as South Korea coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Detroit Free Press

    Jim Paek, a longtime assistant in the Red Wings organization, has an exciting challenge ahead: head coach of the South Korean men's national team.

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  17. Japan can do more to resolve comfort women issue: KawamuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Arirang TV

    An eight-term Japanese lawmaker says Tokyo can and should do more to address the Japanese military's wartime sexual enslavement of Korean women.

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  18. S. Korea, Japan resume sexual slavery talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Arirang TV

    South Korea and Japan resumed talks in Seoul on Wednesday on the Japanese military's wartime sexual enslavement of Korean women.

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  19. Korean TV Ad: Democrat Running for Congress in Northern Virginia Not Taking Vote for GrantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Patch.com

    Democrat John Foust , running for Congress in a heated race against Republican nominee Barbara Comstock, isn't taking Northern Virginia's Korean-American vote for granted.

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  20. S. Korea, Japan to resume sexual slavery talks todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Arirang TV

    Korea and Japan resume talks today in Seoul on the forced sexual slavery of Korean women by the Japanese military in the early 20th century.

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