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2 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Column one: The disappearance of US will

In Europe, in Asia, in the Middle East and beyond, the America's most dangerous foes are engaging in aggression and brinkmanship unseen in decades.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, World News, Opinion

6 hrs ago | SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, April 17

There is no vaccine and no cure for the deadly virus, and its appearance in West Africa, far from its usual sites in Central and East Africa, has caused some panic.

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10 hrs ago | Garden City Observer

Hopes dim as 297 still missing in ferry disaster

Families of missing passengers showed anger and anguish Thursday as they criticized the South Korean government's handling of the Sewol ferry sinking, while an increasingly anxious search continued for 287 passengers still missing a day after the ferry capsized off the southern coast of South Korea carrying 475 people.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, South Korea, World News, Asia, Travel, South Korea Travel, Asia Travel,

10 hrs ago | National Review Online

Marco Rubio: New Spotlight on North Korea's Horrors

Given Russia's recent actions in Ukraine and other global challenges, the report of this U.N. commission has not received the attention it deserves.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, South Korea, Kim Jong Un, Prison,

14 hrs ago | Korea Herald

Park's unification drive dwarfs ministr...

As President Park Geun-hye continues her pitch for unification as a potential "bonanza," one government organ that would conventionally be at the vanguard of the drive appears to be increasingly inconspicuous: the Unification Ministry.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Holtville Tribune

U.S. Participation in Arria Formula Meeting of the UN Security Council on Human Rights in North Korea

U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Samantha Power will engage in interactive discussion on behalf of the United States in the Arria formula meeting for Security Council members on the human rights situation in North Korea at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 17. Ambassador Robert King, Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues, ... (more)

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Chosun Ilbo

Are N.Korean Drones Knockoffs of Chinese Products?

Two North Korean unmanned aerial vehicles that recently crashed in Paju, Gyeonggi Province and in Samcheok, Gangwon Province are probably copies of Chinese drones.

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The Independent

10 best smartphones

With a number of new smartphones on the market, we round up the best around, including some more established models Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Daily Mail

Murder most fowl! North Korean firing range invites customers to...

North Korea has opened a firing range where families can shoot live pheasants and chickens and take home the carcasses to cook for dinner.

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The Independent

North Korea calls on Foreign Office to act over Kim Jong-un 'bad hair day' poster

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Korea Herald

[Uniquely Korean] Pro-North Korean forces: Legacy of divided peninsula

Last June, Rep. Lim Su-kyung of the main opposition New Politics Alliance for Democracy was at the center of a sour ideological debate after calling North Korean defectors "apostates."

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Korean News

Foreign Guests, Overseas Koreans Pay Tribute to Kim Il Sung, Kim Jong Il

Foreign guests and overseas Koreans visited the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun on Tuesday, the Day of the Sun .

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Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Korean War and Me

When the Korean Conflict started, it was the exact middle of the century. I was 18 years old.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, US Military, Elmendorf Air Force Base, US Air Force, US News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Albany Times Union

1 dead, after ferry sinks off South Korean coast

South Korean rescue helicopters fly over a South Korean passenger ship, trying to rescue passengers from the ship in water off the southern coast in South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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LiveScience

Alleged Grave-Robbing Cannibal Brothers Arrested - Again

Two brothers in Pakistan - Mohammad Arif and Farman Aliwere - were arrested in 2011 on charges of digging up about 100 graves and stealing the bodies, which they later allegedly consumed, according to NBC News .

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Famine, Natural Disasters

State Department

Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Request for Proposals: Programs for North Korea

The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor announces a Request for Proposals for programs that promote human rights and democratic principles for North Koreans.

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Canada.com

London salon gets visit from North Korean officials over Kim Jong Un 'bad hair' poster

A lunar eclipse took place Tuesday. The entire event was to be visible from North and South America, but sky watchers in northern and eastern Europe, eastern Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia were out of luck, according to US space agency NASA.

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CBS 47

British salon's Kim Jong Un poster riles North Korean embassy

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL BOSTON -- Ceremony to remember the victims on the 1 year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings.

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LBC 97.3

North Korean Salon Visit

A hairdressers in West London has had a visit from North Korean officials after poking fun at the hairstyle of Kim Jong-un.

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The Straits Times

N. Korea officials 'target London salon over Kim haircut ad'

British police said on Tuesday they had intervened after North Korean embassy officials reportedly told a London hairdresser to take down a discount haircuts advert featuring leader Kim Jong Un.

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