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  1. 'Seoul Searching': Sundance ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    The 80s come roaring back in Korean-American writer-director Benson Lee's Seoul Searching , an inventive tribute to John Hughes-style teen comedies. Liberally riffing on situations and themes familiar from the high school-set movies that established the renowned writer-director's legacy, Lee has crafted an entertaining alternative interpretation that substitutes an international cast of Asian actors for Hughes' largely white, suburban ensembles.

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  2. The Dodgers as a Global BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lasorda's Lair

    The United States has opened its lines of communication with Cuba, and the increasingly growing global marketplace for brands is creating a new business focus for American companies. While baseball is still America's Pastime , we are venturing into a new era for the MLB along many other American companies.

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  3. Will Donkey Milk Make You More Beautiful?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Magazine

    Thanks to the Korean skin-care phenomenon of the past few years, American consumers have learned their ABC's via BB and CC cream . But many Korean beauty treatments remain fascinating, complicated procedures, such as the typical "Korean" skin-care routine, which is rumored to contain up to 12 steps and products with questionable ingredients .

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  4. Super Bowl 2015: Gochujang is the sauce you want for your wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    ... topped with meats, vegetables, pickles and a fried egg). I first encountered gochujang when I lived with two Korean-American women after university. I remember watching Sara make herself a quick lunch of steamed sticky rice wrapped in small squares ...

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  5. Furla Eyes Korean MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Women's Wear Daily

    PageType='article' Category Value='Fashion' Category URL Name='fashion-news' Subcategory Value='Fashion Scoops' Subcategory URL Name='fashion-scoops' Context='main' User Logged In = Online Access = false Archive Access = false Expiration Date = Auto Renew = hasAutologin = hasIPClient = ClientIP = 198.58.84.62 Host name = s612770nj3vl465.uspswy6.savvis.net Host ip = 10.89.118.78 Furla chief executive Eraldo Poletto was in Seoul this week to fete the Italian brand's new store at the Coex mall and present its spring-summer collection. FURLA EYES KOREA: Furla chief executive Eraldo Poletto was in Seoul this week to fete the Italian brand's new store at the Coex mall and present its spring-summer collection.

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  6. Defector's Admission Hurts All N.KoreansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chosun Ilbo

    ... on the stories of other North Korean defectors, and the ramifications could become enormous. Recently, a Korean-American woman by the name of Shin Eun-mi embarked on a bizarre stage tour of South Korea telling audiences that North Korea is not ...

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  7. Eric Nam to Embark on Intimate U.S. Showcase TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Billboard

    Sources tell Billboard the K-pop star is bringing a full backing band and preparing a slew of Top 40 covers. The Korean-American singer, who grew to fame as a contestant on South Korea's talent TV show Birth of a Great Star 2 , will see the 26-year-old visit the New York, Atlanta, Dallas and Los Angeles areas as part of his 2015 U.S. tour.

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  8. `The Interview` star Randall Park plays a dad in a sitcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | English Dong-A

    JANUARY 23, 2015 07:06. . Randall Park, the Korean-American actor who played the role of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the Sony Pictures film "The Interview," said he "truly" hopes the best things will happen to North Koreans.

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  9. 'The Interview' actor wishes best for N. Korean peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Korea Herald

    Randall Park, the Korean-American actor who played North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the Sony Pictures comedy, "The Interview," said Wednesday he hopes "whatever is best" for the North Korean people will happen. Park made the remark at a news conference promoting a new ABC TV series, "Fresh Off The Boat," in response to a request for comment on a plan by anti-Pyongyang activists in South Korea to send DVDs of "The Interview" to the communist nation.

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  10. Gochujang is what you want for your Super Bowl wingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... topped with meats, vegetables, pickles and a fried egg). I first encountered gochujang when I lived with two Korean-American women after university. I remember watching Sara make herself a quick lunch of steamed sticky rice wrapped in small squares ...

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  11. This Is How Korean Girls ContourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Refinery 29

    The hand-on-face photo pose is the South Korean version of arm-on-hip. A hand strategically placed along the jawline creates the illusion of a smaller face.

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  12. Book Club a magnet for Korean writersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Korea Herald

    ... to establish itself with a regular membership, and he was considering ending it until he managed to persuade Korean-American author Krys Lee to talk about her work at the club. Welsh said he had been in touch with Lee before, and he had really ...

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  13. Seoul repeats calls for Japan to face up to its wartime historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Korea Herald

    South Korea on Tuesday renewed its calls for Japan to make sincere efforts to "heal the wounds of history," such as its sexual enslavement of Korean women during World War II. Seoul's call came as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, while on a tour to the Middle East, paid a visit Monday to Yad Vashem, a memorial in Jerusalem for the victims of the Holocaust.

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  14. Exposing history's wrongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Orange County Register

    Lee, 81, of Fullerton needed to hold on to someone because she hasn't been able to let go of what has troubled her since she was a little girl growing up in Korea and was close with a former comfort woman. "She told me her story.

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  15. S. korean president's former aide denies - tryst' in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Star Online

    SEOUL: A former aide of South Korean President Park Geun-hye appeared at the defamation trial of a Japanese reporter to deny rumours of an ill-timed tryst with his old boss. Jeong Yun-hoe had worked as an adviser for Park while she was still a lawmaker, but quit his position in 2007 several years before she successfully ran for president.

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  16. Gochujang is the sauce you want for your Super Bowl wingsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... topped with meats, vegetables, pickles and a fried egg). I first encountered gochujang when I lived with two Korean-American women after university. I remember watching Sara make herself a quick lunch of steamed sticky rice wrapped in small squares ...

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  17. The myth of the 'Asian vote'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Hill

    ... "swung" in the last election because, well, the rest of America did too. My own experience as a Korean-American voter shows how some campaigns are falling short, pandering to stereotypes rather than reality. In 2012, I began to notice that an ...

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  18. S. Korea president's former aide denies 'tryst' in cour...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Peninsula

    A former aide of South Korean President Park Geun-Hye appeared Monday at the defamation trial of a Japanese reporter to deny rumours of an ill-timed tryst with his old boss. Jeong Yun-Hoe had worked as an adviser for Park while she was still a lawmaker, but quit his position in 2007 -- several years before she successfully ran for president.

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  19. South Korean president's former aide denies 'tryst'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Jeong Yun-hoe, former advisor for South Korean President Park Geun-hye, dismissed a Sankei Shimbun report that they disappeared for a tryst when the Sewol ferry sank. SEOUL: A former aide of South Korean President Park Geun-hye appeared Monday at the defamation trial of a Japanese reporter to deny rumours of an ill-timed tryst with his old boss.

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  20. Denuclearizing N. Korea and mending ties with Japan top foreign affairs agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Arirang TV

    Denuclearizing the Korean peninsula and mending bilateral ties with Japan are the main goals for South Korea's foreign affairs ministry this year. At a press briefing on Monday, Foriegn Affairs Minister Yun Byung-se emphasized that the government will create a system in which inter-Korean talks and denuclearizing the Korean peninsula can work hand-in-hand.

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