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North Korean defector recaptured in China after more than 40 days on the run

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Hong Kong A North Korean defector who escaped from prison in northeast China has been recaptured by authorities, after more than 40 days on the run in the biting winter cold. The 39-year-old, identified by Chinese au...

South Korean stars Park Shin-hye and Choi Tae-joon engaged and expecting a baby

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South Korean stars Choi Tae-joon and Park Shin-hye have plenty to look forward to as the couple announced they are engaged to be married and have a baby on the way. The actor couple are both famous for their roles i...

Former South Korean military dictator Chun Doo-hwan dies at 90

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Seoul, South KoreaFormer South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan, whose iron-fisted rule of the country following a 1979 military coup sparked massive democracy protests, died on Tuesday at the age of 90, his former pre...

American Music Awards crown South Korean band BTS artist of the year

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"Seven boys from Korea, united by love for music, met the love and support from all the armies all over the world," said BTS' RM after the group won their artist of the year for the first time. "This whole thing is a...

Korean BBQ boneless sticky wings are a must-try for game day

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"This simple game day recipe is a great alternative to bone-in wings, less messy and an easy clean-up," says Michael Scipione, owner and executive chef of sanobymichaelscipione.com.  FLAVOR-PACKED TOASTED PUMPKIN SEE...

South Korean speed skater Shim Suk-hee barred from training following leaked text messages

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Seoul, South Korea South Korean short track speed skater Shim Suk-hee, who was at the center of public sentiment for revealing physical and sexual abuse by her former coach, has been dropped from the national team ov...

Shirtless North Korean soldiers break blocks, lay on glass before Kim Jong Un in bizarre video

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The footage, which is just over two minutes long, was uploaded to social media by Martyn Williams, a North Korea-focused journalist. He tweeted that the exercise was broadcast on North Korean state TV.  NORTH AND SOU...

How Chuck Grassley’s ‘work ethic’ and ‘your people’ comments to Korean American judicial nominee perpetuate harmful model minority myth

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Washington Cringeworthy, insulting, obtuse: There are many words that accurately describe Iowa Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley's remarks on Wednesday to Lucy Koh, a Korean American judicial nominee to the US Court of ...

‘Korean wave’ sweeps Oxford English Dictionary as new words are added

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Korean exports seem to be sweeping the world's screens, headsets and runways -- and now more than 20 words of Korean origin have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) in its September update. Over the pa...

North Korea says South Korea’s call to declare end of Korean War is premature

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South Korea's call to declare a formal end to the Korean War is premature as there is no guarantee it would lead to the withdrawal of "US hostile policy" toward Pyongyang, North Korean state media KCNA reported on Fr...

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles, South Korean military says

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Seoul, South Korea North Korea fired two unidentified ballistic missiles into waters off the east coast of the Korean Peninsula on Wednesday, according to South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff. South Korean and United ...

South Korean gold medalist under fire for hair length by online anti-feminist movement

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An won gold in the women’s individual and mixed team events but instead of receiving praise, she was the target of what New York Times staff editor Kelly Kasulis Cho called an "online anti-feminist movement."  GERMAN...

South Korean network apologizes for ‘inappropriate’ images on Tokyo Olympics

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Seoul-based MBC also posted reports of the recent assassination of President Jovenel Moïse as Haitian athletes walked into the Tokyo stadium during opening ceremonies, The Guardian said in a report. CLICK HERE FOR MO...

Pizza for Italy and Dracula for Romania. South Korean broadcaster apologizes for its Olympic ‘inexcusable mistake’

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Seoul, South Korea The Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony is a gratuitously enjoyable affair, with bulging muscles and beaming athletes proudly walking the Parade of Nations -- and into our hearts. The made-for-TV spect...

Korean Americans separated by war have waited 70 years for a reunion. Their time is running out

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Michael Roh remembers the tears that rolled down his grandmother's face as she watched former President Donald Trump meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un on TV. The weight of this unprecedented encounter ...

Defector no more: Choi a proud South Korean world champion

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After packing the gloves away when her family defected to the South, it was boxing that helped her two years later after she faced discrimination. Nearly two decades after fleeing North Korea as a 13-year-old girl, C...

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