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  1. North Korea sentences American man to 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea's Supreme Court has sentenced Matthew Miller, a U.S. citizen, to six years with labor for entering the country illegally and trying to commit an act of espionage. The court said Sunday that the 24-year-old Miller, of Bakersfield, California, tore up his tourist visa at Pyongyang's airport when he entered the country on April 10 and intended to "experience prison life so that he could investigate the human rights situation."


  2. North Korea sentences American man to 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KFVS12

    1, 2014 file photo, Matthew Miller, an American detained in North Korea, speaks to the Associated Press, in Pyongyang, North Korea.


  3. Abe pressures North Korea at rally for abductees' familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Japan Times

    With North Korea's report approaching on its second probe into the fate of the Japanese it abducted, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday vowed in front of their families that his administration is committed to bringing them home. "Our mission won't be completed until the day comes when the families can embrace their relatives in their arms," Abe said at a conference on the issue at Hibiya Public Hall in Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo.


  4. 'My men were all spineless': Kelly Brook on the truth about her...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Daily Mail

    'The United States stands shoulder to shoulder with our close friend and ally in grief and resolve': President Obama promises to destroy ISIS in wake of beheading of British hostage British hackers as young as 16 calling themselves ISIS face extradition to U.S. 'for threatening to carry out school massacres' 'The ultimate prize...72 pure untouched virgins': Is this the poem used by American jihadist to get more recruits into the fold? How former military engineer murdered by ISIS dedicated years of his life to promoting peace and saving civilians from land mines American who tore up tourist visa so he could be imprisoned 'to experience human rights abuses in North Korean prison' is sentenced to six-years hard labor Palin supporters claim birthday brawl was started by daughter's ex-boyfriend who 'tried to get in to their stretch limo Hummer' and Sarah was just defending her family ... (more)


  5. U.S. urges DPRK to release two AmericansRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    ... a regular briefing. "Out of humanitarian concern for Mr. Fowle and Mr. Miller and their families, we request North Korea release them, so they may return home," Psaki said. Miller and Fowle will be put on trial for allegedly " perpetuating hostile ...


  6. North Korea sentences US citizen to six years laborRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Mathew Miller, an American detained in North Korea, spoke to the Associated Press on Sept 1. He has been sentenced to six years of hard labor. AP Photo North Korea has said it had sentenced detained American Matthew Miller to six years' hard labour for "hostile" acts against Pyongyang.


  7. North Korea sentences American man to 6 Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    In this Sept. 1, 2014 file photo, Matthew Miller, an American detained in North Korea, speaks to the Associated Press, in Pyongyang, North Korea.


  8. US citizen Matthew Miller sentenced to 6 years with labor by North Korean courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Two juvenile suspects have confessed to picking clean a pumpkin patch that was cultivated by New Mexico preschoolers, police said Friday.


  9. N. Korea seeks tourists including, 'imperialist' kindRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    A subway station worker waits for the arrival of a train in the North Korean capital, Pyongyang. While tourism is on the rise in the repressive communist country, many sites remain off-limits to foreign visitors.


  10. Incheon touts Asian Games amid worries over costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    As the port city of Incheon prepares to host the Asian Games, some are worried about what happens when the party leaves town. Aside from looming potential debt, the games will also double as an expensive rehearsal for the 2018 Winter Olympics at the ski resort town of Pyeongchang.


  11. Despite warnings, more Western tourists are traveling to North KoreaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    It's the kind of publicity that would seemingly scare off sightseers: A trio of U.S. citizens detained in North Korea pleading for help last week in brief, rarely granted media interviews. Yet even as the ordeal for the men, who had gone to the reclusive communist outpost with tour groups, drags on - and as the U.S. strongly warns Americans against visiting - North Korea is making a push for more Western tourists.


  12. North Korea 'puts US man on trial'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Matthew Miller, 24, was detained for violating his tourist status when he entered the country, although specific details have not been released. Jeffrey Fowle came to North Korea as a tourist but was arrested in May for allegedly leaving a Bible in a public place.


  13. Trial Held in North Korea for American Who Violated Tourist StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mashable

    A trial has been held in North Korea for U.S. citizen Matthew Miller, who had been detained since April. Miller, 24, of Bakersfield, California, was detained for violating his tourist status when he entered the country.


  14. World briefs: Aid reaches battered city in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... sensitive topics, such as the wealth accumulated by relatives of China's top leaders. SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea, a country widely condemned for egregious rights violations, issued its own report Saturday on the state of human rights in the ...


  15. S. Korea spots signs of N. Korea's submarine rocket developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    South Korea's military confirmed Sunday it has detected signs of North Korea's development of a submarine-based ballistic missile launch system. In a report to an opposition lawmaker, the Joint Chiefs of Staff said there is an indication that the North is developing a submarine-launched ballistic missile .


  16. 'Impossible destination' now possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... with an Indiana Jones streak, the one place often considered impossible is becoming increasingly possible: North Korea. A growing number of Western tourists - called "Europeans" in North Korea, even though they more and more often include Americans ...


  17. Thank you, Oklahoma Daily, for Sowing Discord and InaccuracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Amy Ridenour

    This article , by the editorial board of the Oklahoma Daily, complains that calling a bra's color "nude" is "racist." Please, people.


  18. If You Want to Get into a Really Big War, Elect a LiberalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

    If I pointed out that involvement in every major 20th-century conflict the US was part of occurred on liberals' watch, it might not be entirely fair. True, there was WWI under Wilson, WWII under FDR, Korea under Truman, and Vietnam under Kennedy and Johnson.


  19. Urawa Reds smash S-Pulse to extend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Suria

    Table toppers Urawa Reds continued their hot streak by overpowering Shimizu S-Pulse 4-1 on Saturday to stretch their advantage at the J-League summit to four points. Urawa Red Diamonds' Tadaaki Hirakawa traps the ball during their J-League match against Shimizu S-Pulse in Saitama on March 23, 2014 - by Toshifumi Kitamura Urawa, Asian champions in 2007, improved to 47 points from 23 matches after scoring four goals for the third successive match as Japan's top flight resumed after the international break.


  20. Japan pushes North Korea to resolve abductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Deseret News

    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, delivers a speech during a rally against North Korea's abductions, in Tokyo, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.