Si Woo Kim records first ever ace at Royal Troon's Hole 17 at The Open Saturday with hole-in-one
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Quick Glance: Si Woo Kim Achieves Historic Hole-in-One at Open in Royal Troon
  • Si Woo Kim celebrates his remarkable Hole-in-One on the 17th hole at the 2024 Open Championship in Royal Troon.

  • During Saturday's third round at the Scottish course, Kim executed an impressive tee shot on the 17th hole.

  • This ace from 238 yards marks the first instance of a player achieving an ace at the 17th hole on Royal Troon - the longest Par-3 on the course.

  • Upon completion of the third round, Kim maintained an Even Par, securing his total score at 5 over. He is currently tied for 52nd place at the Open.
[INTERVIEW] How Polish expatriate embraces, evolves Jeju's haenyeo tradition: SEOGWIPO, Jeju Island — While the haenyeo, Korea's legendary female divers of ...
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[INTERVIEW] How Polish expatriate embraces, evolves Jeju's haenyeo ...
South Korea restarts blaring propaganda broadcasts: South Korea says it has restarted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts across the border in response to North ...
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South Korea restarts blaring propaganda broadcasts
Quick Glance: Swiss and Swedes Uphold Fragile Peace on North Korea's Tense Border
  • The Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission (NNSC) monitors the armistice on the inter-Korean border since the end of the Korean War.

  • Switzerland and Sweden are the only countries maintaining a constant presence in the DMZ, as Poland and Czechia are no longer recognized by North Korea.

  • With increasing militarization and technological advancements on both sides of the border, the risk of unintended escalations is rising.

  • The importance of the NNSC is crucial in preventing potential conflicts amidst modern threats like nuclear and cyber-related attacks.
[INTERVIEW] Korean-born competitive eater delves into her mysterious US adoption story
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[INTERVIEW] Korean-born competitive eater delves into her mysterious US ...
One UI 7.0 may be heavily inspired by iOS 18: We are a few months away from the official beta release of One UI 7.0, which is based on Android ...
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One UI 7.0 may be heavily inspired by iOS 18
Why Do Kind Strangers Return Our Wallets?: Whoever you are, we appreciate it.
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Why Do Kind Strangers Return Our Wallets?
South Korea's top court recognizes some rights for same-sex couples: In a landmark ruling, the court said same-sex couples are eligible to receive the same ...
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South Korea's top court recognizes some rights for same-sex couples
Quick Glance: Landmark Ruling: South Korea's Top Court Confirms State Benefits for Same-Sex Couples
  • South Korea's supreme court ruled that a same-sex partner is eligible for spousal benefits from state health insurance.

  • The court upheld a decision that the National Health Insurance Service should provide equal spousal coverage to a gay couple, setting a legal precedent.

  • This milestone marks the first legal recognition of same-sex unions in South Korea, signaling progress towards marriage equality.

  • Activists view the ruling as a hopeful step for same-sex couples in South Korea, promoting visibility and acceptance.
Torrential rain alerts issued across southern regions: Heavy rain alerts were issued across southern regions of Korea, Saturday.
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Torrential rain alerts issued across southern regions
Main delegation of Team Korea departs for Paris Olympics: South Korea's main delegation for the Paris Olympics left for the French capital Saturday as it began ...
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Main delegation of Team Korea departs for Paris Olympics
Obama also has doubts: Obama and other top Democrats doubt: Biden is probably thinking about dropping out of the presidential race
Quick Glance: Republicans optimistic for Trump's victory
  • Republicans are confident about Trump's victory in November after the convention in Milwaukee.

  • Democrats are in a tough spot, urging Biden to step down and doubting his ability to govern.

  • Trump faces many political issues, but the Republican camp believes in his win.

  • Republicans are eyeing to win traditionally Democratic states and are confident heading into the campaign.
China-listed developers with 100bn yuan in 1st-half sales dwindle to 5: HONG KONG -- The Chinese Communist Party's long-awaited third plenum wrapped up this ...
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China-listed developers with 100bn yuan in 1st-half sales dwindle to 5
Ginseng, 'the great panacea for all ills' : In the early 1900s, Charles M. Root, an aptly named American, wrote, “When China thinks about [Korea] it is ...
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Ginseng, 'the great panacea for all ills'
"At events I sang Brazilian songs instead of giving boring speeches. After that, people kept asking me to sing." Meet Lim Ki-mo ... Show more

Global News Podcast - The Happy Pod: South Korea's Samba diplomat - BBC Sounds
Preparations for Paris Olympics move up a gear | kuwaittimes: Preparations for Paris Olympics move up a gear - Sports - PARIS: Preparations for the Paris ...
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Preparations for Paris Olympics move up a gear | kuwaittimes
#UttarPradesh | Around 7 coaches of a goods #train derailed in #Amroha yard between #Ghaziabad -#Moradabad section, disrupting #traffic . The alternative route between ... Show more
BTS' Jimin to perform 'Who' on Jimmy Fallon's show : Jimin, a member of K-pop superstar BTS, will give his first performance of 'Who ...
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BTS' Jimin to perform 'Who' on Jimmy Fallon's show
Quick Glance: BTS' Jimin Set to Perform 'Who' on Jimmy Fallon's Show
  • Jimin, a member of the K-pop sensation BTS, is scheduled to deliver his first rendition of 'Who,' the lead track from his upcoming solo album, on a prominent U.S. television program next week, as disclosed by the band's management on Thursday.

  • The pre-recorded segment featuring Jimin will air on NBC's 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' at 12:35 p.m. next Tuesday.

  • Jimin captured his appearance on the Jimmy Fallon show prior to his enlistment in December, while currently fulfilling his military duty in the South Korean armed forces.

  • The show's affirmation of Jimin's participation on its social media platforms reinforces the anticipation among enthusiasts. Previously, the K-pop luminary showcased 'Like Crazy,' the flagship track of his debut solo album, on the same show in March last year. The release of his second solo album 'Muse' is slated for 1:00 p.m. on Friday. (Yonhap)
ANC’s Dada Morero to replace Kabelo Gwamanda as Johannesburg mayor: ActionSA is set to get the council speaker position and chair of chairs in the new coalition ...
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ANC’s Dada Morero to replace Kabelo Gwamanda as Johannesburg mayor
More than 20 CFMEU officials stood down after organised crime allegations: Union officials and delegates have been called into meetings this week and stood down ...
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More than 20 CFMEU officials stood down after organised crime allegations
Ukraine risks North and South Korea-like division, says former Singapore diplomat
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Ukraine risks North and South Korea-like division, says former Singapore ...
Japan's tourist arrivals at record high, recovering from pandemic drop Half-year total reaches 17 million, driven by visitors from South Korea and ChinaJapan's tourist arrivals at record high, recovering from pandemic drop - Nikkei Asia
Military laser weapons sometimes use infrared lasers that are invisible to the human eye. South Korea says it will use laser weapons in its military this year ... Show more
🇨🇳🏅 After the Covid pandemic, #Beijing repurposed venues and established foundations for sports that previously had limited following in #China ... Show more
Quick Glance: Paris' Rich Olympic History Unveiled
  • Paris hosted the Summer Olympics in 1900 and 1924.

  • The 1900 Games were peculiar and barely accepted as part of the Olympic canon.

  • The 1924 Games introduced the Olympic motto and a 50-meter swimming pool with painted lanes on the bottom.

  • Colombes stadium, built on a former horse-racing track, had a famed life and is still used for Olympic field hockey events today.
Sejong City strengthens ties with Minnesota through support for Korean War veterans, adoptees
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Sejong City strengthens ties with Minnesota through support for Korean War ...
Torrential rain alerts issued across capital area; expressways in Seoul partly closed
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Torrential rain alerts issued across capital area; expressways in Seoul ...
Quick Glance: Intense Rain Alerts and Partial Expressway Closures in Seoul
  • Significant rain warnings were issued on Thursday for the wider Seoul region and parts of Gangwon and South Chungcheong provinces, anticipating heavy rainfalls of up to 75 millimeters per hour in the northern Gyeonggi area.

  • Areas in the northern Gyeonggi Province surrounding Seoul, such as Paju near the inter-Korean border, experienced substantial impact, with a peak hourly precipitation of 75.1 millimeters early Thursday morning.

  • A total of 593.5 millimeters of rain fell in Paju from Tuesday to early Thursday morning.

  • The Dongbu Expressway lanes connecting Seoul to Gyeonggi were obstructed by heavy rain in Seoul, while segments of the Naebu Expressway encircling the city were also shut down.
New Stray Kids' album 'ATE' set to devour summer charts : K-pop sensation Stray Kids has returned to the music scene with ambitions to devour the ...
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New Stray Kids' album 'ATE' set to devour summer charts
PBA looking at six Commissioner’s Cup games in Hong Kong: The possible participation of Hong Kong Eastern as a guest team in the midseason PBA Commissioner’s Cup ...
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PBA looking at six Commissioner’s Cup games in Hong Kong
Entertainment stocks hit 52-week low : Stock prices of entertainment companies are hitting a 52-week low, spurred by their poor performances in the first quarter ...
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Entertainment stocks hit 52-week low
Quality control issues delay Samsung Galaxy Buds 3 Pro shipments to late August: On Samsung’s India website, the release date has been pushed back to August 24 ...
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Quality control issues delay Samsung Galaxy Buds 3 Pro shipments to late ...
Japan, U.S., South Korea top officers vow to boost cooperation: TOKYO (Kyodo)-- The top uniformed officers of Japan, the United States and South Korea on ...
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Japan, U.S., South Korea top officers vow to boost cooperation
Recycled, replaced and still room for more in Ruto's half Cabinet: The President returned four CS to their former positions and moved two.
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Recycled, replaced and still room for more in Ruto's half Cabinet
3 reasons why I ditched my Galaxy S23 Ultra for Galaxy Z Fold 6: I've been using the Galaxy S23 Ultra ever since it came out and it has served me very well ...
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3 reasons why I ditched my Galaxy S23 Ultra for Galaxy Z Fold 6
Budget airlines' check-in, booking systems operate normally after global tech outage
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Budget airlines' check-in, booking systems operate normally after ...
South Korea seeks role for companies in helping raise birthrate: TOKYO -- South Korea is seeking mutually supportive arrangements between government and ...
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South Korea seeks role for companies in helping raise birthrate
SK chief says Nvidia could fall apart if AI sector remains unprofitable : SEOGWIPO, Jeju Island - SK Group and Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) ...
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SK chief says Nvidia could fall apart if AI sector remains unprofitable
Personalised cosmetics made by AI robot : Artificial intelligence is transforming industries across the globe, including the beauty sector ...
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Personalised cosmetics made by AI robot
Japan, U.S., South Korea must face lingering issues from Camp David: TOKYO -- Nearly one year has passed since the leaders of Japan, the U.S ...
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Japan, U.S., South Korea must face lingering issues from Camp David
The shocking story of Hwang Ui-jo – Secret sex video charge, blackmail and a family deception
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The shocking story of Hwang Ui-jo – Secret sex video charge ...
5 men face indictment over illegal badger, pheasant hunting on Jeju Island : Five men face indictment after hunting badgers, one of the species that is on the ...
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5 men face indictment over illegal badger, pheasant hunting on Jeju Island ...
South Korea's "artificial sun" just hit a record-breaking 100 million degrees Celsius — 7 TIMES hotter than the Sun's core . . . . . .#SouthKorea #ArtificialSun
Feud deepens as opposition party pushes for cash handout bill : A political feud grows as the opposition party is unilaterally pushing for a bill on cash ...
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Feud deepens as opposition party pushes for cash handout bill
Reggae artiste YG Marley closes a star-studded set with his hit single, Praise Jah In the Moonlight at #ReggaeSumfest2024 . He was joined on stage by his brother Zion Marley ... Show more
The Biden crisis is now a game of chicken: All Democrats can do is try to convince the president they won’t swerve.
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The Biden crisis is now a game of chicken
Pakistan’s Economy: Lessons From South Korea: Pakistan could look to South Korea as a blueprint for economic development by emphasizing efforts to nurture the ...
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Pakistan’s Economy: Lessons From South Korea
Japan’s top general lauds closer South Korea military ties as mutual concerns grow over China, North Korea
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Japan’s top general lauds closer South Korea military ties as mutual ...
Bucheon film festival contemplates a future with AI: Dark comedy and surreal fantasy stood out at the genre film event that focused on the advent of generative ...
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Bucheon film festival contemplates a future with AI
Samsung seeks North America growth with AI-powered air conditioners: SEOUL -- Samsung Electronics plans to roll out energy-efficient air conditioners in the ...
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Samsung seeks North America growth with AI-powered air conditioners
NewJeans to perform halftime show at Tottenham-Bayern match in Seoul : Global K-pop stars NewJeans will perform during the halftime of a preseason football match ...
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NewJeans to perform halftime show at Tottenham-Bayern match in Seoul
Supreme Court recognizes rights of same-sex couples : When Kyu-jin became the country’s first openly gay woman to conceive last year, her pregnancy created a ...
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Supreme Court recognizes rights of same-sex couples
Samsung agrees to acquire British startup Oxford Semantic for AI: Samsung Electronics said on Thursday it agreed to acquire Oxford Semantic Technologies ...
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Samsung agrees to acquire British startup Oxford Semantic for AI
Doubts grow over Doosan's Bobcat merger with smaller robotics unit : Doosan Group is facing growing doubts over its decision to merge Doosan Bobcat ...
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Doubts grow over Doosan's Bobcat merger with smaller robotics unit
Aerospace giants return to Farnborough hobbled by factory woes: A humbled aerospace industry holds its annual festival next week struggling to meet demand ...
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Aerospace giants return to Farnborough hobbled by factory woes
Trader Joe's ‘Everything But The Bagel’ faces crackdown in South Korean airports: ‘Everything But The Bagel’ seasoning from Trader Joe's has been illegal in ...
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Trader Joe's ‘Everything But The Bagel’ faces crackdown in South Korean ...
Korean Nuclear Stocks Soar on Multibillion Dollar Czech Deal for New Reactors: South Korean nuclear energy stocks surged after Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co ...
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Korean Nuclear Stocks Soar on Multibillion Dollar Czech Deal for New ...
Samsung Elec, SK Hynix shares slide, tracking falls in global chip stocks: South Korea's major chipmakers Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix fell 1.9% and 3.9% ...
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Samsung Elec, SK Hynix shares slide, tracking falls in global chip stocks
Korea wins $17.3 bil. nuclear power plant order from Czech Republic : Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP) was selected, Wednesday, as the preferred bidder for a ...
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Korea wins $17.3 bil. nuclear power plant order from Czech Republic
Incheon airport chief addresses controversy over security for actor Byeon Woo-seok
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Incheon airport chief addresses controversy over security for actor Byeon ...
Frieze, Kiaf Seoul ready for September with multidisciplinary programs : Art fairs have evolved beyond just sales events into vibrant citywide cultural ...
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Frieze, Kiaf Seoul ready for September with multidisciplinary programs
[INTERVIEW] Hanatour to offer tailored travel options for Korea's outbound tourists
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[INTERVIEW] Hanatour to offer tailored travel options for Korea's ...
'Solo Leveling' franchise expands with new spin-off webtoon : 'Solo Leveling,' the webtoon (online comics) that recorded 14.3 billion views and achieved ...
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'Solo Leveling' franchise expands with new spin-off webtoon
Why Nothing thinks foldable phones are just hype | Exclusive: 'Even now, foldables are quite hard from a user standpoint to see the differences ...
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Why Nothing thinks foldable phones are just hype | Exclusive
Thomas Crooks Searched for Porn Before Shooting Donald Trump: FBI: Sources tell the Daily Beast that the FBI found the search when they managed to unlock ...
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Thomas Crooks Searched for Porn Before Shooting Donald Trump: FBI
Quick Glance: Insights into Alleged Trump Assassin Thomas Matthew Crooks
  • Federal authorities are investigating the attempted assassination of former President Trump, questioning the 20-year-old gunman's motive.

  • The FBI identified the gunman as Thomas Matthew Crooks of Bethel Park, Pa., who used an AR-style rifle to attack Trump at a rally.

  • Initial FBI investigations suggest the gunman acted alone, treating the incident as an attempted assassination and potential domestic terrorism.

  • Bomb-making materials were found in the suspect's car and home, but his potential motive remains unknown.
Emmy Nominations 2023: The Worst Snubs and Biggest Surprises: The good, the bad, and the weird of the 2024 Emmy nominations, including a ton of love for ‘Shōgun’ ...
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Emmy Nominations 2023: The Worst Snubs and Biggest Surprises
Quick Glance: Key Nominations Unveiled for 2024 Emmy Awards
  • Nominations for the 2024 Emmy Awards have been revealed, with the event scheduled for September 15 in Los Angeles, marking the second Emmy Awards of the year due to the 2023 strikes.

  • Key nominated categories include best drama series, best comedy series, best limited or anthology series, as well as best actors and actresses across different genres.

  • Noteworthy nominations feature "The Crown," "The Bear," "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Fargo," "Only Murders in the Building," and other prominent productions and actors.

  • The list of nominees showcases a wide variety of genres and talents vying for the coveted 2024 Emmy Awards, promising an exciting celebration of outstanding achievements in the television industry.
ACTU staff stay home as precaution over CFMEU fallout: The construction union has been banished from the broader labour movement and suspended from the Labor ...
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ACTU staff stay home as precaution over CFMEU fallout
Chaebol families sell over $3.6 bil. worth stocks over 18 months : Chaebol families unloaded over 5 trillion won ($3.62 billion) worth of shares over the last ...
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Chaebol families sell over $3.6 bil. worth stocks over 18 months
French ambassador unveils Paris Olympics commemorative coins : French Ambassador to Korea Philippe Bertoux officially launched the commemorative coins for the ...
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French ambassador unveils Paris Olympics commemorative coins
Government urged to tackle rising Seoul home prices : The government is urged to curb home prices in Seoul as they have been accelerating at a faster pace for ...
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Government urged to tackle rising Seoul home prices
SK approves merger of energy affiliates : SK Group’s energy units, SK Innovation and SK E&S, will merge as early as November to establish an energy titan whos ...
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SK approves merger of energy affiliates