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  • In this photo taken on April 15, 2012, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, and Vice Marshal Choe Ryong Hae salute during a mass military parade in Kim Il Sung Square to celebrate the centenary of the birth of his grandfather
  • There are conflicting reports about whether all North Korean male college students are being required to get Kim Jong Un's haircut.
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  • Merrill Newman talked to reporters after he arrived at SFO
  • An elderly Palo Alto man who had been detained for over a month in North Korea was reunited with his family at SFO on Saturday.
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  • Merrill Newman talked to reporters after he arrived at SFO
  • An elderly Palo Alto man who had been detained for over a month in North Korea was reunited with his family at SFO on Saturday.
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  • Merrill Newman at the airport
  • Palo Alto resident Merrill Newman was released by North Korean authorities and was allowed to return home.
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  • Undated photo shows Merrill Newman posing with some members of guerilla unit in South Korea, decades after the Korean War.
  • We've learned that the Palo Alto man who's detained in NKorea served in a secret armed forces group during the Korean War.
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  • Undated photo shows Merrill Newman posing with some members of guerilla unit in South Korea, decades after the Korean War.
  • We've learned that the Palo Alto man who's detained in NKorea served in a secret armed forces group during the Korean War.
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  • Detained man trained anti-communist guerillas
  • Merrill Newman, the Palo Alto man being detained in North Korea allegedly trained anti-communist guerillas during the Korean War.
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  • Merrill Newman
  • The U.S. is urging North Korea to release an 85-year-old Palo Alto man who's been detained for more than a month.
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  • Merrill Newman
  • The U.S. is urging North Korea to release an 85-year-old Palo Alto man who's been detained for more than a month.
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  • Merrill Newman is seen in a video released by authorities in North Korea
  • We're hearing for the first time from an 85-year-old Palo Alto man who was taken off a plane and held captive in North Korea.
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  • North Korea says detained Bay Area man apologized
  • We're learning what an 85-year-old Palo Alto man is being accused of and what led to his detainment in North Korea.
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  • Merrill Newman is seen in a video released by authorities in North Korea
  • We're hearing for the first time from an 85-year-old Palo Alto man who was taken off a plane and held captive in North Korea.
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  • Merrill Newmans family remains concerned
  • While the concern grows for a Palo Alto man detained in North Korea, we take a look at what it is like traveling there.
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palo alto, north korea, veterans, travel, south bay news, lyanne melendez
  • Merrill Newmans family remains concerned
  • While the concern grows for a Palo Alto man detained in North Korea, we take a look at what it is like traveling there.
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  • Merrill Newmans family
  • A Palo Alto family is concerned for a Korean War veteran who is currently being detained in North Korea.
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  • State Dept trying to help local man detained in N.Korea
  • The U.S. State Department says it is now working through diplomatic channels to try to free a Palo Alto man being held in North Korea.
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  • 85-year-old Palo Alto man detained in North Korea
  • An 85-year-old Korean war veteran from Palo Alto was pulled off a plane in North Korea and is being detained.
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  • 85-year-old Palo Alto man detained in North Korea
  • An 85-year-old Korean war veteran from Palo Alto was pulled off a plane in North Korea and is being detained.
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  • Former NBA star Dennis Rodman arrives at Pyongyang airport, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013. Rodman landed Tuesday in North Korea and said he plans to hang out with authoritarian leader Kim Jong Un, have a good time and maybe bridge some cultural gaps  but not be a diplomat.
  • Dennis Rodman is in North Korea and to hang out with his friend Kim Jong Un.
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  • Edward Snowden
  • The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee says the electronic surveillance program foiled "dozens" of terrorist plots.
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  • Hong Kong NSA rally
  • Hundreds of angry protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong Saturday to show support for NSA leaker Edward Snowden.
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  • Hong Kong NSA rally
  • Hundreds of angry protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong Saturday to show support for NSA leaker Edward Snowden.
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  • The man who leaked top-secret information about United States surveillance programs is still in Hong Kong.
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  • U.S. Secretary of Sate John Kerry, left, and Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida
  • U.S. and Japan are committed to new talks with North Korea if it begins abiding by previous agreements on its nuclear program.
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  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, left, speaks to Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi
  • The United States and China are committing to a process aimed at ridding North Korea of its nuclear weapons.
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  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and South Korea Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se shake hands during a joint press conference in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 12, 2013.
  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry delivered a stark warning to North Korea on Friday not to test-fire a mid-range missile.
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  • South Korean army soldiers on a military truck move during an exercise against possible attacks by North Korea in Pocheon, South Korea, near the border with North Korea, Monday, April 8, 2013. North Korea said Monday it will recall 51,000 North Korean workers and suspend operations at a factory complex it has jointly run with South Korea, moving closer to severing its last economic link with its rival as tensions escalate.(AP Photo/Ahn Yong-joon)
  • North Korea says it will recall 51,000 workers at a factory that is the last major symbol of cooperation with its southern rival.
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  • A former South Korean diplomat says the best way to deal with North Korea is through diplomacy.
  • A former South Korean diplomat says the best way to deal with North Korea is through diplomacy.
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  • A former South Korean diplomat says the best way to deal with North Korea is through diplomacy.
  • A former South Korean diplomat says the best way to deal with North Korea is through diplomacy.
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  • United States fighter jets.
  • The White House says that despite bellicose rhetoric from North Korea, it has not seen changes in the regime's military posture.
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  • U.S. stealth fighter jets
  • North Korea has escalated more military and verbal tension by declaring a state of war with South Korea.
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  • North Korea vows to restart nuclear facilities
  • North Korea has vowed to restart facilities at its main nuclear complex which were closed in 2007 in a nuclear disarmament deal.
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  • Kim Jong Un
  • Former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta says decisions from North Korea's young leader Kim Jong Un have been erratic.
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  • Kim Jong Un
  • Former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta says decisions from North Korea's young leader Kim Jong Un have been erratic.
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  • North Korea nuke
  • The recent threats from North Korea they will attack the U.S. with a nuclear weapon should be taken seriously.
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  • North Korea nuke
  • North Korea cancels a nonaggression pact with South Korea and reiterates past threats in anger over a UN vote to impose more sanctions.
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  • Former Pres. Carter critical of Obama during SF speech
  • During a speech in San Francisco Sunday, former President Jimmy Carter did not hold back his criticism of President Obama.
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  • Dennis Rodman poses for photos in North Korea
  • Flamboyant former NBA star Dennis Rodman is in North Korea to show off his basketball skills.
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  • Former Pres. Carter critical of Obama during SF speech
  • During a speech in San Francisco Sunday, former President Jimmy Carter did not hold back his criticism of President Obama.
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  • Journalist Laura Ling will be in San Jose on Monday evening to speak about her captivity in North Korea in March 2009.
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  • U.S. Ambassador Susan Rice speaks at a news conference after the U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting on North Koreas nuclear test
  • The U.N. Security Council and the Defense Department have pledged further action against the country.
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  • Google map of North Korea
  • Google has just released its first detailed maps of North Korea, one of the world's most secretive nations.
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  • Eric Schmidt
  • Google's chairman wants a first-hand look at North Korea's economy and social media during his private visit today.
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  • Kim Jong-Un
  • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been voted "Person of the Year" in TIME Magazine's annual Reader Poll.
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  • NORAD says North Korea appears to have launched "an object" into Earth orbit.
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  • Koreans still dream of re-unifying North, South
  • Many Koreans still dream of a reconciliation between North and South Korea after 60 years of tension.
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  • Koreans still dream of re-unifying North, South
  • Many Koreans still dream of a reconciliation between North and South Korea after 60 years of tension.
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  • Ri Yong Ho
  • North Korea's top nuclear negotiator is heading to New York next week after a breakthrough nuclear agreement with the U.S.
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  • North Koreans mourned the loss of former leader Kim Jong-Il on Thursday.
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  • In this photo released by the Korean Central News Agency and distributed in Tokyo by the Korea News Service, the body of North Korean leader Kim Jong Il is laid in a memorial palace in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011.
  • Weeping members of North Korea's elite filed past the body of Kim Jong Il Tuesday.
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