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Shin-Soo Choo To Have Elbow Surgery, Will Miss Remainder of Season

Texas Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo will miss the remainder of the 2014 MLB season to undergo elbow surgery....
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Euny Hong Explores How Korea Got So ‘Cool’ in New Book

Journalist Euny Hong explores the origins of Hallyu and discusses how Korea got so "cool" in her new book 'The Birth of Korean Cool: How One Nation is Conquering the World Through Pop Culture.'...
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Note to Our Print Subscribers: KoreAm Goes Bimonthly

Photo by Mark Edward Harris/KoreAm  Editor’s Note, as it appears in KoreAm's August/September print magazine, which features cover man Shin-Soo Choo of the Texas...
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Filipino Girl Group Wows ‘Superstar K6′ Judges

A Pinay singing group composed of four sisters impresses Superstar K6 judges with their powerful vocals....
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Dethroned Myanmar Beauty Queen Accused of Stealing $100,000 Tiara

Ex-Myanmar beauty queen is accused of stealing $100,000 jeweled crown after being stripped of her Miss Asia Pacific World title....
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Daum Launches Detailed Maps of North Korea

Daum launches a map service that provides high-resolution maps of North Korea that are open to the public for the first time in South Korea....
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‘Movie Night’ for KoreAm Columnist Dave Yoo

by DAVID YOO Years back I wrote about how we’d made a concerted effort to keep our firstborn away from the TV, along with our iPhones and laptops, too. After seeing...
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Bringing Game Characters to Life: Q&A With Professional Cosplay Team Spiral Cats

KoreAm chats with Spiral Cats, a South Korean professional cosplay team, about their work and the vibrant cosplay scene in South Korea....
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Amazing Taiwanese Girl Drummer Rocks Out to K-pop

Step aside Ringo Starr and Travis Barker, we have a new favorite drummer in town. This Taiwanese jazz drummer and street performer has been turning heads and catching quite a bit of attention with her drum covers of K-pop songs....
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