Nicholas Beyer

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Another North Korean Soldier Just Defected to South Korea

<i>STR/AFP/Getty Images</i><p>A “low-ranking” North Korean soldier passed through the Korean Demilitarized Zone early Thursday, South Korea's Yonhap News …

North Korea

Beware Russia's 'Help' With North Korea | World Report | US News

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives to attend a meeting of the Presidential Council for Culture and Art in the Kremlin, in Moscow, Russia, …

North Korea

These are the 10 mispronounced words of 2017

We've all judged someone for mispronouncing a word at some point or another, but in 2017 the chances are you may have mispronounced a word or two yourself. Dotard, anyone?<p>Global language-learning app Babbel commissioned the U.S. Captioning Company to identify 10 of the most mispronounced words of …

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White House takes down 'We the People' petitions site before responding to a single one

The White House has taken down a popular online tool created by President Barack Obama's administration that allowed the public to create online petitions, some of which required an official response.<p>All of the petitions, including one that called on President Trump to release his tax returns — the …

Donald Trump

North Korea Is Looking At Bitcoin To Escape Its Crippling Economic Sanctions

International sanctions announced in September against North Korea didn’t stop the country from testing missiles, one of which launched on Sept. 15, just days after the economic punishment was announced. Missile tests worry its neighbors South Korea and Japan, and U.S. officials fume when the …

North Korea

A California company is making a breathalyzer for marijuana

Starting next year, law enforcement officials and curious smokers alike will be able to buy marijuana breathalyzers, NBC Bay Area reported Tuesday. …

Man arrested after storming RAF base was armed with teddy bear

<b>The man who stormed an RAF base before being shot at and detained was armed with a teddy bear.</b><p>A 44-year-old British man has been detained under the …

Japan Is Shockingly Cheap Now

Japan has a reputation as being one of the most expensive countries in the world, for locals and travelers alike. While real estate prices in Tokyo …

US tax reform breaks global rules, EU says

European finance ministers are worried. They say the United States' big tax reform bill contains measures that would unfairly disadvantage European …

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