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A South Korean army soldier walks on Unification Bridge, which leads to the demilitarized zone, near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. North Korea on Wednesday canceled a high-level meeting with South Korea and threatened to scrap a historic summit next month between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over military exercises between Seoul and Washington that Pyongyang has long claimed are invasion rehearsals. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
May 15, 2018 - 8:42 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Wednesday canceled a high-level meeting with South Korea and threatened to scrap a historic summit next month between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over military exercises between Seoul and Washington that Pyongyang has long...
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FILE - In this April 27, 2018 file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in shake hands after signing on a joint statement at the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea. The two Koreas will hold a high-level meeting on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, to discuss setting up military and Red Cross talks aimed at reducing border tension and restarting reunions between families separated by the Korean War. (Korea Summit Press Pool via AP, File)
May 15, 2018 - 5:13 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Wednesday canceled a high-level meeting with South Korea and threatened to scrap a historic summit next month between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over military exercises between Seoul and Washington that Pyongyang has long...
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A protester holds a sign to wish for a peace on the Korea peninsular near U.S. Embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The two Koreas will hold a high-level meeting on Wednesday to discuss setting up military and Red Cross talks aimed at reducing border tension and restarting reunions between families separated by the Korean War. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
May 15, 2018 - 4:51 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea is moving ahead with plans to close its nuclear test site next week, South Korea's military said Tuesday, an assessment backed by U.S. researchers who say satellite images show the North has begun dismantling facilities at the site. The site's closure would set...
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A protester holds a sign to wish for a peace on the Korea peninsular near U.S. Embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The two Koreas will hold a high-level meeting on Wednesday to discuss setting up military and Red Cross talks aimed at reducing border tension and restarting reunions between families separated by the Korean War. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
May 15, 2018 - 4:04 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea will invite eight South Korean journalists as part of an international media group to witness the closure of its nuclear test site next week, the South's government said Tuesday. The site's closure would set up next month's historic summit between North Korean...
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A protester holds a sign to wish for a peace on the Korea peninsular near U.S. Embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The two Koreas will hold a high-level meeting on Wednesday to discuss setting up military and Red Cross talks aimed at reducing border tension and restarting reunions between families separated by the Korean War. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
May 15, 2018 - 3:41 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea will invite eight South Korean journalists as part of an international media group to witness the closure of its nuclear test site next week, the South's government said Tuesday. The closure of the site would be a dramatic event that would set up North Korean...
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May 14, 2018 - 11:33 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The two Koreas will hold a high-level meeting on Wednesday to discuss setting up military and Red Cross talks aimed at reducing border tension and restarting reunions between families separated by the Korean War. Seoul's Unification Ministry said Tuesday the meeting at a...
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Allison Closs arrives for the Carlisle High School senior prom at Letort View Community Center at Carlisle Barracks in Carlise, Pa., on Friday, May 11, 2018, with a cutout of actor Danny DeVito. Closs and her famous two-dimensional date joined other Carlisle High School seniors Friday for prom. Closs purchased the cutout of DeVito online along with a scooter she used to move the figure with. (Michael Bupp /The Sentinel via AP)
May 14, 2018 - 3:38 pm
CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania high school student took an unorthodox approach to prom and brought a cardboard cutout of actor Danny DeVito to the dance. WHTM-TV reports Allison Closs and her famous two-dimensional date joined other Carlisle High School seniors Friday for prom. Closs purchased...
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In this photo taken on Thursday May 10, 2018, Royal chef Mark Flanagan at work in the royal kitchen, as preparations are underway for the reception banquet after the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday, May 19, in Windsor Castle, England. (David Parker/Pool Photo via AP)
May 14, 2018 - 5:43 am
LONDON (AP) — The menu for the reception after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding will feature a bonanza of British produce. Royal chef Mark Flanagan said Monday many of the dishes will be made from seasonal produce, including many from estates belonging to Queen Elizabeth II. Harry and...
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May 12, 2018 - 1:55 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Basketball star A'ja Wilson is getting a statue at South Carolina. University President Harris Pastides closed graduation ceremonies Saturday by announcing the school plans to build a statue of the national player of the year. Wilson helped South Carolina win the 2017 NCAA...
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In this May 7, 2018, photo, UNLV associate professor Sheila Bock speaks the with the Associated Press at her office in Las Vegas. Bock has been researching how and why students decorate their caps and says the themes over the years have become increasingly political. From “Game of Loans, interest is coming” to “Si Se Puede, Here To Stay,” graduating college students are choosing to decorate their graduation caps, pushing against the formality of ceremonies and taking a stand on an issue before the thousands watching them cross the stage. (AP Photo/John Locher)
May 12, 2018 - 12:25 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The black letters contrast sharply with the graduation cap's red fabric. They spell: "Vuela tan alto como puedas sin olvidar de donde vienes." "Fly as high as you can without forgetting where you come from." That's the message that Brenda Romero, who crossed the border from Mexico...
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