Jeffrey Edward Fowle is the American citizen who is being held in North Korea. He’s alleged to have broken the law “contrary to the purpose of tourism.”


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U.S. and South Korean Marines teamed up in Pohang to hold a joint exercise in lieu of escalating tensions with North Korea. Check out the combat simulation pix.

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North Korea immediately denied any knowledge of wrongdoing.

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Dennis Rodman’s love for North Korean, and its dictator, grows.

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Note to self: Don’t ask The Worm about political prisoners.

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The wife of Jang Song-thaek and the aunt to Kim Jong-un is dead according to South Korean reports. She had not been seen since September 10.

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Jang Song Thaek was reportedly stripped naked, put in a cage, and eaten alive by dogs.

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Does Rodman not read the news?

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This is the latest consolidation of power.

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The North Korean state news agency has released a video of Merrill Newman, the California man being held prisoner in Pyongyang. Watch it here.

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Merrill Newman, 85, a Korean War veteran from Palo Alto, California is reported to have been arrested in North Korea.

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A surprisingly robust tablet in a country where a sizable amount of the population starves to death due to poor resource management.

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