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  1. South Korea 2014 in Review: Hollywood Rises, China Partners, Local Film Sets RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Movie theaters emptied out following a tragic ferry disaster in April before the summer brought the country's top film performer of all time, The Admiral: Roaring Currents . While the film overtook Avatar in a sign for how Koreans continue to prefer homegrown fare, a string of Hollywood films enjoyed record-breaking success.

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  2. New puzzle game that peak your interestRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    ... available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress .] Busan, South Korea December 29th, 2014 Gameday, publisher of Roombreak and the Doors&Rooms series, has announced today the release of its latest ...

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  3. Open Puzzle Box - New puzzle game that peak your interestRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 29, 2014 - BUSAN, South Korea -- Busan, South Korea - Gameday, publisher of Roombreak and the Doors&Rooms series, has announced today the release of its latest title, Open Puzzle Box, on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Open Puzzle Box is freemium game that provides various interesting puzzles.

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  4. S. Korea set to end search for missing crew of sunken trawlerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    South Korea plans to terminate its search for missing crewmen of a sunken South Korean trawler this week due mainly to bad weather, nearly a month after it went down off Russia's far east coast, Seoul's foreign ministry said Monday. The 1,753-ton Oryong 501 carrying 60 crew sank in the western Bering Sea on Dec. 1. One Russian inspector and six crew members -- three Filipinos and three Indonesians -- survived the sinking, with 27 crew members confirmed dead and 26 others remaining missing.

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  5. South Korea Box Office: Local Films Dominate, 'Hobbit' Drops to Fourth SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    South Korean films reclaimed the box office in the country over the holiday weekend, with homegrown drama Ode to My Father leading the pack. The family drama stayed on top for a second weekend for the Dec. 26-28 period.

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  6. Traffic Deaths Dwindle to Below 5,000 This YearRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Traffic deaths are likely to remain below 5,000 for the first time in 36 years this year, an impressive feat given that there are more than 20 million cars on the roads. The National Police Agency on Sunday said from Jan. 1 to Dec. 24 this year, 4,647 people died in road accidents, 328 or 6.6 percent fewer than a year ago.

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  7. Victims of Trawler Wreck Taken to KoreaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Survivors of the trawler Oryong 501 that sunk in the Western Bering Sea on Dec. 1 arrived in Busan last Friday, along with the bodies of those killed in the accident. Around 10:30 a.m. the Odin, a 5,000-ton Russian fish carrier brought six survivors -- three Filipino and three Indonesian crewmembers -- and 21 bodies to the city's Gamcheon Port.

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  8. Sk Jamal go down fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Star

    Busan I'Park goalkeeper Lee Chang Gyun kept his side from conceding with a few saves like this one during their international friendly against Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club at the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday. PHOTO: STAR Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club didn't know what had hit them.

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  9. Gas leak kills three at S. Korea nuclear plantRead the original story

    Friday | Times of Oman

    Seoul: Three people were killed in a gas leak on Friday at an under-construction atomic reactor in South Korea, but the national nuclear operator ruled out any connection to a cyber-attack that targeted the plant last week. The workers appeared to have inhaled nitrogen gas while performing safety checks in an underground cable room at the Gori plant near the southeastern port city of Busan, Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power said, adding that no radioactive leaks had been reported.

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  10. Sk Jamal, I'Park face off todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Daily Star

    The Sheikh Jamal DC players do their drills at the club ground yesterday, ahead of today's friendly fixture against Busan I'Park. PHOTO: STAR Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club want to end a fruitful year on a good note as they take on South Korean top-tier outfit Busan I'Park in a FIFA International Friendly match at the Bangabandhu National Stadium today.

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  11. Gas leak kills three at S Korea nuclear plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Nation

    Three people were killed in a gas leak Friday at an under-construction atomic reactor in South Korea, but the national nuclear operator ruled out any connection to a cyber-attack that targeted the plant last week. The workers appeared to have inhaled nitrogen gas while performing safety checks in an underground cable room at the Gori plant near the southeastern port city of Busan, Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power said, adding that no radioactive leaks had been reported.

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  12. Gas leak kills three at South Korean nuclear plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A cameraman takes video footage of the Shin-Kori 3 and 4 under construction in Gori near South Korea's southern port of Busan. SEOUL: Three people were killed in a gas leak on Friday at an under-construction atomic reactor in South Korea, but the national nuclear operator ruled out any connection to a cyber-attack that targeted the plant last week.

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  13. [Weekender] Rollercoaster year for economy, cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Korea Herald

    As the 72-year-old business magnate's hospitalization dragged on, the nation's largest conglomerate was taking steps for handing the chairman's managerial authority to his children - Jay-yong, Boo-jin and Seo-hyun. As part of the group's succession plan, Samsung has picked up the pace in its business reorganization and the stock listings of its affiliates, including Samsung SDS and Cheil Industries, to raise the funds for covering the astronomical succession cost.

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  14. South Korea blocks foreign ownership of outer-most islandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Korea Herald

    The government said Friday that it has made any future sale of eight outer-most islands subject to prior approval, a move apparently aimed at preventing foreign ownership of the islands that make up the country's maritime border. Under the revised regulation, owners of the eight currently uninhabited islands must obtain prior authorization for the sale of their properties to foreign investors, according to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport.

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  15. Yen Approaches Seven-Year Low as Inflation Slows; Won AdvancesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Bloomberg

    The yen dropped toward a seven-year low against the dollar after government reports showed consumer price inflation slowed for a fourth month and industrial production shrank. The yen fell versus all except one of its 16 major counterparts as the data fueled speculation the central bank will introduce more currency-depreciating stimulus as it seeks to revive growth.

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  16. South Korea says nuclear reactors safe after cyber-attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    South Korea has moved to allay concerns that hackers could cause a malfunction at one of the nation's nuclear plants by breaking into its system. File photo of South Korea's nuclear power reactor under construction, Shin-Kori 3 and 4 called APR-1400, in Gori near the southern port of Busan.

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  17. Busan IPark coming todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Daily Star

    Busan IPark, a top-tier football club of South Korea, will arrive in Dhaka today for a friendly fixture against Bangladesh Premier League champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club on Saturday. The four-time Korean League champions will arrive here at 8:20pm, with a 24-man contingent including 18 players -- two goalkeepers, seven defenders, five midfielders, four forwards -- and six officials.

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  18. No, Video Games Should Not Be Included in the OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | PC Magazine

    Pardo, who resigned his post as chief creative officer at Blizzard Entertainment in July, made his pitch for including e-sports in the Olympics to the BBC this week. "Video games are well positioned to be a spectator sport," he told Afternoon Edition on BBC 5 Live.

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  19. S. Korean vessel runs aground in SubicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | ABS-CBN News

    Strong waves along the Silanguin Island buffeted the MV Sealord, which was on its way to Manila from Busan, South Korea.

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  20. New Year to Dawn Over DokdoRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Chosun Ilbo

    The first sunrise of 2015 will be viewed at 7:26 a.m. on the country's easternmost islets of Dokdo, the Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute said Tuesday. Five minutes later it can be seen on the mainland at Ganjeolgot Cape and Bangeojin Port in Ulsan.

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