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  1. North Korea experts: U.S. must apologize to free detaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes he was detained because of his Christian faith. "It's not a matter of individuals. It's ...

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  2. US must formally apologize to North Korea to free prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    ... literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes he was detained because of his Christian faith. "It's not a matter of individuals. It's ...

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  3. Coffee fuels helpline, homelessness task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    For the operators of Cafe Espoir, volunteers from the Vancouver Korean Canadian Women's Society, it's a source of income to help it run its planned free telephone counselling service. For the Burnaby Task Force on Homelessness, which will receive part of the profits, it's a new source of donations to help it tackle its mandate of helping homeless people find housing.

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  4. [Editorial] More than a gestureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... "hostile" acts - tearing up his tourist visa - after arriving in Pyongyang in April, and Kenneth Bae, a Korean-American missionary who was detained in November 2012 and sentenced to 15 years of hard labor for unspecified "antistate" crimes. In early ...

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  5. NK experts: US must apologize to free detaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes he was detained because of his Christian faith. "It's not a matter of individuals. It's ...

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  6. Conductor Kristjan Jarvi on Giving 'Gangnam Style' a Classical SpinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... to tackle everything from renaissance music to rock. For his latest take on K-pop, he managed to convince Korean-American violin virtuoso and Hollywood Bowl Hall-of-Famer Sarah Chang to come on board. Jarvi and the Absolute Ensemble arrived in South ...

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  7. NK experts: US must apologize to free Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes he was detained because of his Christian faith. "It's not a matter of individuals. It's ...

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  8. North Korea: US Must Make Formal Apology To Free PrisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes he was detained because of his Christian faith. "It's not a matter of individuals. It's ...

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  9. Seaweed menace may yield new medicinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... as a rich new potential - Researchers have brought attention to the potential health impacts for Korean and Korean-American women and their infants from consuming brown seaweed

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  10. Environmental group fliers target Englewood Cliffs councilwomanRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Item

    ... Wednesday, calling the attacks "outrageous" and questioning whether she was being targeted because she is Korean-American. LG is a South Korean company. Oh supports the LG project but not further high rise development along the Palisades. "This ...

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  11. A bleak future and population crisis for South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    A man collecting recyclable goods carries bags as people walk to shop in central Seoul April 8, 2013. A man collecting recyclable goods carries bags as people walk to shop in central Seoul April 8, 2013.

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  12. Jeffrey Fowle back in Ohio, 'in good health' after North Korean detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... it jeopardized talks over Kenneth Bae and Matthew Miller. Bae, the longest to be held by North Korea is a Korean-American missionary. He was arrested in November 2012 and sentenced to 15 years of hard labor. Miller, an American held in North Korea ...

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  13. Fans go crackers for crazy Cheez-It creationsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... is credited with inspiring Matty Colston , beverage director for Parachute restaurant, known for its Korean-American cuisine, to come up with a Cheez-It inspired cocktail. Colston tried some of the restaurant's house-made kimchi (traditional Korean ...

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  14. N. Korea frees detained American, 2 still heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The China Post

    ... Harf said. Bae's sister Terri Chung said Fowle's release could be a "sign of hope" for the 42-year-old Korean-American who was arrested in November 2012 and later sentenced to 15 years' hard labor. "Our family celebrates the release of (Fowle) ... ...

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  15. North Korea releases detained AmericanRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    ... Miller and Kenneth Bae, who were sentenced to hard labour of six years and 15 years respectively. Bae, a Korean-American missionary, was arrested for "committing hostile acts against North Korea" in November 2012 after entering Rason City as a ...

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  16. North Korea frees American FowleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... Miller was arrested in April for a separate incident. The longest to be held by North Korea is Bae, a Korean-American missionary arrested in November 2012 and sentenced to 15 years' hard labour. Bae's sister, Terri Chung, said in a statement her ...

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  17. North Korea frees detained American, two still heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The China Post

    ... Harf said. Bae's sister Terri Chung said Fowle's release could be a "sign of hope" for the 42-year-old Korean-American who was arrested in November 2012 and later sentenced to 15 years' hard labor. "Our family celebrates the release of (Fowle)... We ...

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  18. American detained in North Korea arrives home in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... have been convicted of crimes in North Korea, Kenneth Bae and Matthew Miller, are still being held. Bae is a Korean-American missionary serving a 15-year sentence for alleged and unspecified "hostile" acts. He was arrested in November 2012 while ...

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  19. Kim released U.S. citizen at Obama's 'repeated requests': N. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    ... six years of hard labor for committing "hostile" acts after entering the North in April, and Kenneth Bae, a Korean-American missionary who was detained in late 2012 and has since been sentenced to 15 years of hard labor for unspecified anti-state ...

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  20. American held in North Korea for five months back in the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... United States has no updates on their status and called on North Korea to "immediately release them." Bae, a Korean-American missionary, was sentenced to 15 years hard labor in 2013. He told CNN he was working eight hours a day, six days a week at a ...

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