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Internet cafe opens in N.Korea

SEOUL, May 28 (UPI) -- North Koreans have been given a rare opportunity to surf the Internet, play online games and use e-mail as an Internet cafe has recently opened in the world's most shut-off country, a South Korean software company said Tuesday.
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Correspondent

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Korea's Peace Motors readies opening

SEOUL, April 1 (UPI) -- South Korea's Pyeonghwa Motors hopes to build peace along with automobiles on the divided peninsula through a joint venture with North Korea it says will help both nations become better off.
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Business Correspondent

Jockstrip: The World As We Know It

ROSIE O'DONNELL Rosie O'Donnell's candor on her sexual orientation resonates well with Americans. That's according to a Witeck-Combs/Harris Interactive Poll conducted online among 2,017 people, ...
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

What U.S. newspapers are saying

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What U.S. newspapers are saying

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Faith: Witness to genocide

WASHINGTON, March 6 (UPI) -- The mass extermination of Christians in North Korea has an ironic effect on some of this Stalinist country's henchmen, according to a German doctor who worked t
UWE SIEMON-NETTO, UPI Religion Correspondent

Korea privatization plan facing challenge

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- South Korea's government-led plan to restructure debt-ridden state companies through privatization was facing tough challenges as unionized workers at major public sectors launched their first-ever joint strike, fueling political pressures ahead of presid
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis: Axis of evil redefined?

BEIJING, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- As President Bush wended his way 7,500 miles across the Pacific this week to this ancient capital, he has redefined his "axis of evil" charge, letting North Kor
NICHOLAS M. HORROCK, Chief White House Correspondent

Covert church in North Korea growing

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Despite the persecution of all religions in North Korea, a covert church is growing that includes even members of its power structure, a spokesman for the Voice
UWE SIEMON-NETTO, UPI Religion Correspondent

Bush confronts North Korea

PANMUNJON, South Korea, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- President George W. Bush travels by helicopter Wednesday to a train station 1,500 feet from North Korea, a nation he has dubbed part of an "axis of evil."
NICHOLAS M. HORROCK, UPI Senior White House Correspondent

Bush in S Korea supports 'sunshine policy'

SEOUL, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- U.S. President George W. Bush Tuesday said he supports South Korean President Kim Dae-Jung's "sunshine policy" toward North Korea but reiterated his hard-line stance against the country's communist neighbor. "I'm not going to change my opinion about Kim J

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 23, the 296th day of 2001 with 69 to follow.
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Jang Song Taek, brother-in-law to North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, is seen in a photo released by the North Korea's official news agency KCNA on April 10, 2009. Jang Song Taek, 63, is a member of the National Defense Commission and a possible successor to Kim Jong Il. (UPI Photo/KNCA News Agency)
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