All posts tagged "Koreatimes"

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    Park orders military to brace for possible N. Korean provocation

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — President Park Geun-hye ordered the military to strengthen security across South Korea, a government official said Thursday, as North Korea has ratcheted up its threats against its southern neighbor. Park “instructed the military to...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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    Olympic vault champion Yang Hak-seon to miss Rio Games

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — The reigning Olympic vault champion Yang Hak-seon is likely to miss this year’s Rio de Janeiro Summer Games due to an injury, officials have said. An official from Yang’s Suwon City Hall gymnastics club...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • ire fighters extinguish a burning car that was slammed into by a black Mercedes killing it's two occupants on a Thai highway on March 13, 2016. The smaller car burst into flames and the couple inside, both graduate students in their 30s, died at the scene of the accident. (Senior Sergeant Major Parichart Pangrith via AP)
    High-speed Mercedes crash ignites uproar in Thailand

    BANGKOK (AP) — The dash cam video is jaw-dropping: On a virtually empty stretch of highway, a midsize car is seen traveling in the slow lane. Suddenly, a black Mercedes-Benz zooms into the frame and rear-ends the...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Yoo Seong-min holds press conference in Daegu on March 23, 2016 to announce that he will run in next month's parliamentary race as an independent. (Yonhap)
    3 ruling party heavyweights to run for parliamentary seats as independents

    SEOUL/DAEGU (Yonhap) — Three lawmakers of the ruling Saenuri Party quit the party Wednesday to run in next month’s parliamentary race as independents, following a factional feud over the candidate selection process. Yoo Seong-min, former Saenuri floor...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Samuel Lee, third from left, and Jay Kim (Korea Times / Park Sang-hyuk)
(Korea Times / Park Sang-hyuk)
    Two more Korean Americans become police officers in LA

    LOS ANGELES – Becoming a police officer is an increasingly popular career option for Korean Americans in Los Angeles, as two more graduated from the Los Angeles Police Academy and Los Angeles Airport Police Academy last Friday. Samuel...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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    LA City Council recognizes sex slavery victim’s effort to raise awareness

    LOS ANGELES — An elderly South Korean victim of Japan’s wartime sex slavery received an award from the Los Angeles City Council in recognition of her efforts to raise international awareness about the atrocity. The council presented...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Starbucks Shareholders Prepaid Card
    Starbucks to offer prepaid cards to boost rewards program

    NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks says it will introduce a prepaid card by the end of the year that lets people earn points for its rewards program. The Seattle-based company plans to offer the card through Chase...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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