SKorean Soldier Opens Fire on Fellow Servicemen

The Associated Press is reporting that a South Korean soldier opened fire on his fellow troops Saturday night (Korea time), killing five and wounding another five along the border with North Korea....
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Workers Sue Over Horrid Conditions At NYC Korean Restaurant Kum Gang San

by MICHELLE WOO You know when you're waiting forever for your meal to arrive, and you say with hunger and exasperation, "What are they doing? Picking the vegetables?"...
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Best-selling SKorean Author Kyung-sook Shin Shares New Novel At L.A. Reading

The Korean Cultural Center of Los Angeles hosted an intimate evening with celebrated South Korean author Kyung Sook Shin, who read excerpts from her latest translated novel, I’ll Be Right There....
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L.A. Chef Sylvia Yoo Brings It With Churro Ice Cream Sandwiches

Sugar, spice, and everything (n)ice--Churro Borough is the new kid on the block bringing Los Angelinos the perfect summer dessert: the churro ice cream sandwich....
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Acclaimed SKorean Director Kim Ki-duk To Release His ‘Trauma Film’ at Venice Days

One on One, the 20th film from South Korea’s renowned and controversial director Kim Ki-duk, will open the Venice Film Festival’s sidebar film circuit, Venice Days, which runs from Aug. 27 to Sept. 6, Variety reports....
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Video Roundup: Adele Cover, Dumbfoundead, K-pop Tot

Here’s a look at some of the videos we are watching this week at KoreAm. 15-Year-Old Korean Girl Covers "Rolling in the Deep" On KPOP Star, an American Idol-esque...
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K-Pop Concerts Across America: A Year in Review

Photos via MTV K by Linda Son Last April, when a car pulled up to the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, it became hard for those waiting in the crowd to breathe,...
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Friday's Link Attack: Tiger Mom, Kim Jong Un, Nosaj Thing

Tiger Mom's Long-Distance Cub The Wall Street Journal When our kids go off to college, we want them to have the confidence, judgment and strength to take care of...
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