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Villages and volcanoes on the Indonesian island of Java

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July 21, 2014

From a rice paddy on the island of Java we watch as a young boy releases a male pigeon.  It flies erratically into the air and then homes in on something.  In the distance a man holding another pigeon - it's mate - raises it high in the air.  The...

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Former prostitutes who served US troops sue South Korea

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July 23, 2014

SEOUL —A group of former prostitutes has filed a lawsuit against the South Korean government seeking more than $1.2 million in compensation, alleging that it exercised significant control over their activities, according to a report in Japanese...

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Sokcho in a day

Travel
July 18, 2014

Nestled along the shores of the East Sea a three-hour drive from Seoul, Sokcho is a popular coastal city in Gangwon Province. Koreans often visit this place to sample its unique cuisine. In a country where food-themed travel is commonplace,...

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