OH LOOK, A SHINY THING! The Weirdness That Is Gangnam Style
If you haven't heard of Gangnam Style by now, it's a silly Korean pop song that went spectacularly viral online and has since become tremendously popular.
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STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Dayton heads to Japan, South Korea on trade mission
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton leaves today on a South Korea trip, via Japan, to promote trade.
The Democratic governor said he hopes to help open the door to increased trade. Twenty-four business, agr... Posted on 9/23/11 at 12:12 AM
Cpl. Harold Evans is coming home this week, nearly 63 years after the Grygla, Minn., native was listed as missing in action during the Korean War. The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office last month positively identified his remains, which will be escorted from Honolulu to Fargo on Wednesday and then to Thief River Falls.
The Rev. Sun Myung Moon, best known for conducting mass weddings involving thousands of couples, was a self-proclaimed messiah, but he was at least as good at attracting dollars as he was at drawing converts. Moon died Monday at a church-owned hospital near his home in Gapyeong County, northeast of Seoul.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton leaves today on a South Korea trip, via Japan, to promote trade. The Democratic governor said he hopes to help “open the door” to increased trade. Twenty-four business, agriculture and academic leaders will accompany Dayton.
Jade In, a native of Korea, is the owner and president of Circle C Seeds in Gary, Minn. The fast-growing company processes and sells nongenetically modified and organic soybeans, as well as several other crops, to food companies, primarily in Japan and Korea.
More than 60 years after he died as a prisoner of war in Korea, Cpl. James Norman Sund is coming home. Sund’s remains, which were recently recovered and identified by the Army, were scheduled to arrive in Fargo on Friday night at Fargo’s Hector International Airport, where the Minnesota Army National Guard’s Honor Guard were to perform military honors.
Leaked U.S. cables reveal sensitive diplomacy Hundreds of thousands of State Department documents leaked today revealed a hidden world of backstage international diplomacy, divulging candid comments from world leaders and detailing occasional U.S. pressure tactics aimed at hot spots in Afghanistan, Iran and North Korea.
UPDATED 11:39 A.M. A U.S. supercarrier and South Korean destroyer took up position in the tense Yellow Sea today for joint military exercises that were a united show of force just days after a deadly North Korean artillery attack.
Jean H. Lee and David Guttenfelder
, November 28, 2010
UPDATED 1:05 P.M. The White House said President Barack Obama was "outraged" today following North Korea's artillery attack against the South Korean island of Yeonpyeong, the latest in a series of provocations that have reawakened concerns about the threat posed by the communist country and its reclusive leadership.
Julie Pace and Pauline Jelinek
, November 23, 2010
UPDATED 10:27 A.M. North Korea's claim of a new, highly sophisticated uranium enrichment facility could be a ploy to win concessions in nuclear talks or an attempt to bolster leader Kim Jong Il's apparent heir.
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