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Former US basketball player Dennis Rodman (C) talks to the media upon arriving at Beijing International Airport from North Korea on January 13, 2014. Rodman returned to China from Pyongyang after a seven-day trip where he sang 'Happy birthday to you!' to North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on January 8. AFP PHOTO / WANG ZHAO (credit: WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)

Rodman On Detained American In North Korea: ‘I’m Sorry I Couldn’t Do Anything’

Former basketball star Dennis Rodman apologized on Monday for not being able to help an American missionary detained in North Korea during his trip there to play in a game to celebrate the birthday of leader Kim Jong Un.

01/12/2014

Former-NBA player Dennis Rodman holds a news conference in New York on September 9, 2013 to discuss his recent trip to North Korea. Rodman said that he will put together a 'basketball diplomacy' event involving players from North Korea. The event will be sponsored by the Irish online betting company Paddy Power. At the news conference, he called Kim Jong Un, ruler of the repressive state, a 'very good guy.' AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (credit: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Agent: Rodman Did Not Accept North Korean Money

Dennis Rodman’s agent says the former NBA star did not take any payment from the North Korean government during his trip this week to the country.

01/10/2014

Former-NBA player Dennis Rodman holds a news conference in New York on September 9, 2013 to discuss his recent trip to North Korea. Rodman said that he will put together a 'basketball diplomacy' event involving players from North Korea. The event will be sponsored by the Irish online betting company Paddy Power. At the news conference, he called Kim Jong Un, ruler of the repressive state, a 'very good guy.' AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (credit: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Source: Rodman Sets Team Of Former All-Stars To Play Exhibition Game In North Korea

Dennis Rodman has named a team of former NBA players to play an exhibition basketball game in Pyongyang, North Korea.

01/04/2014

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US Vet Merrill Newman, 85, Home From North Korea

A tired but smiling 85-year-old U.S. veteran detained in North Korea for several weeks returned home Saturday to applause from supporters, yellow ribbons tied to pillars outside his home and the warm embrace of his family.

12/07/2013

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North Korea Deports US Tourist, Korean War Vet Detained For Alleged Hostile Acts

North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War.

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North Korea Says Detained Calif. Tourist And Korean War Vet Apologizes For ‘Hostile Acts’

North Korea state media say an elderly U.S. tourist detained for more than a month has apologized for alleged crimes during the Korean War and for “hostile acts” against the state during a recent trip.

11/29/2013

Former-NBA player Dennis Rodman holds a news conference in New York on September 9, 2013 to discuss his recent trip to North Korea. Rodman said that he will put together a 'basketball diplomacy' event involving players from North Korea. The event will be sponsored by the Irish online betting company Paddy Power. At the news conference, he called Kim Jong Un, ruler of the repressive state, a 'very good guy.' AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (credit: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Dennis Rodman Ready To Take His Game Back To North Korea

Dennis Rodman is preparing to thrill North Korean fans during an exhibition basketball tour there late next month.

11/22/2013

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‘Harmony Of Compassion’ Concert To Benefit Han-Schneider Foundation, Orphans In Need

Arthur Han, executive director of the Han-Schneider International Children’s Foundation, stopped KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about an upcoming concert aimed at spreading awareness about malnutrition and hunger issues plaguing children.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/09/2013

This undated picture released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on March 12, 2013, shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (C) inspecting a long-range artillery sub-unit of Korean People's Army Unit 641 at undisclosed place in North Korea. (credit: KNS/AFP/Getty Images)

US Increases Anti-Missile Technology On The West Coast In Light Of North Korean Threats

The US government is taking threats by North Korea seriously.

03/15/2013

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Citrus College Professor Invited To North Korea For 4th Visit

For his next trick, an English professor who moonlights as a magician will reappear – in North Korea for a fourth time.

03/04/2013

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Lost Soldier’s Remains Return Home 62 Years After He Was Reported Missing In Action In North Korea

Private First Class Roosevelt “Jack” Clark was reported missing in action on Nov. 28, 1950, while fighting with the 35th Regiment in North Korea.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2013

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Korean War Soldier Makes Final Homecoming At LAX 61 Years After Being Killed In Action

The remains of a highly decorated soldier killed in the Korean War finally returned to the Southland Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2012

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Phil Mickelson Chips In From 35 Feet On 18 To Take Lead In Pacific Palisades

Four days after a big win at Pebble Beach, Phil Mickelson keeps right on rolling.

02/16/2012

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New Year, New Books! Get A Sneak Peek At 2012′s Most Anticipated Books

What books are getting the most buzz for 2012? Goodreads Feature Editor Jessica Donaghy gave us a sneak peek at what to pick up this year.

01/06/2012

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Planes Of Fame Museum Seeking Votes To Win $50 Thousand Pepsi Grant

The Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino is in the running for a $50 thousand grant from the Pepsi Refresh Program.

12/27/2011

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