All posts tagged "U.S."

  • A U.S. Flag flies over war veterans tombstones at Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno, Calif. (AP)
    America marks Veterans Day with commemorative parades

    NEW YORK (AP) — Americans marked Veterans Day on Tuesday with parades, speeches and military discounts, while in Europe the holiday known as Armistice Day held special meaning in the centennial year of the start of World...

    • Posted November 11, 2014
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  • A man looks over the front pages from newspapers around the country that are on display outside the Newseum in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014. America awoke Wednesday to sharper dividing lines in an already divided government, forcing a weakened President Barack Obama to recalibrate his approach and giving Republican leaders in Congress new muscle to check him. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
    Obama, GOP in new political dynamic after US elections

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A weakened President Barack Obama and emboldened Republican leaders in Congress began adjusting to a new political dynamic Wednesday after voters coast to coast used the midterm elections to sharpen the dividing lines in...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • (Korea Times file)
    Korea’s newest brew: Lotte’s Kloud beer coming to US markets

    By Park Ji-hye On Oct. 10 Lotte will introduce its latest alcoholic product, Kloud, to U.S. markets. The beer was developed as a reaction to public complaints about the taste in Korean beers manufactured by Hite-Jinro, Cass...

    • Posted October 7, 2014
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  • A lone U.S. supporter dressed as 'Captain America' sits in the stands after Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in extra time to advance to the quarterfinals during the World Cup round of 16 soccer at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Tuesday, July 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko, File)
    U.S. bounced out of World Cup by Belgium

    SALVADOR, Brazil (AP) — Kevin De Bruyne turned a heroic night for U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard into defeat on Tuesday with an extra-time goal and an assist that gave Belgium a 2-1 victory and a quarterfinal match...

    • Posted July 1, 2014
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  • The poll indicates that EXO seems to have the largest number of K-pop fans in North America. (Newsis)
    SM to hold global audition

    By Park Jin-hai SM Entertainment will hold “2014 S.M. Global Audition” in 18 cities in seven countries ― Korea, China, Japan, U.S., Canada, Indonesia, and Thailand ― Feb. 21. The three-month journey starting in Indonesia will continue...

    • Posted February 20, 2014
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  • Paris Baguette opened its third outlet in Tampines, Singapore, Monday.
/ Courtesy of Paris Baguette
    Paris Baguette grows into global brand

    By Chung Hyun-chae The nation’s bakery giant, Paris Baguette, has been faring well in the global market, especially in China, the U.S., Vietnam and Singapore, thanks to its localization strategy. “If the major strategy during the past...

    • Posted November 26, 2013
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