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Typhoon Chan-hom weakens to storm as it approaches Koreas

By Mon, Jul 13, 2015 10:35AM UTC 0 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A typhoon that battered the Chinese coast has weakened into a tropical storm as it pushes toward the Korean Peninsula, where some South Korean flights were canceled due to strong winds and rain....

South Korea says Kim Jong Un has executed 70 people since taking power

By Thu, Jul 09, 2015 1:47PM UTC 0 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's foreign minister says North Korea has staged 70 executions since current leader Kim Jong Un took power in late 2011....

North Korea opens new airport to much fanfare… and controversy

By Wed, Jul 08, 2015 3:18PM UTC 0 Comment

North Korea opened its new airport in Pyongyang Wednesday as leader Kim Jong-un and his wife posed for photos in fancy duty free shops and next to a chocolate fondue fountain....

Follow these Instagram accounts for a look inside the real North Korea

By Fri, Jun 26, 2015 4:45PM UTC 0 Comment

North Korea watchers breathed a sigh of relief this week as a block on Instagram accounts within the reclusive state was lifted....

North Korea says it has found cures for MERS, Ebola and AIDS

By Fri, Jun 19, 2015 6:54PM UTC 1 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says it has succeeded where the greatest minds in science have failed....