North Korea

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Dennis Rodman Brings NBA All-Stars To North Korea; Many Regretting Trip

Former NBA star Charles D. Smith says he feels remorse for coming to Pyongyang with Dennis Rodman for a game on the North Korean leader’s birthday because the event has been dwarfed by politics and […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/07/2014

Merrill Newman

North Korea Deports 85-Year-Old Korean War Vet Held Since October

Korean War vet Merrill Newman, 85, was set to end a 10 day tour of North Korea on Oct. 26. He was pulled off a plane in North Korea for unknown reasons.

12/06/2013

Merrill Newman

85-Year-Old Korean War Vet Detained By North Korea Has Strong Ties To Santa Cruz

The grandparents keep a vacation home just steps from the beach in Santa Cruz, where for decades they have actively engaged with environmental, arts and boating organizations.

11/25/2013

Merrill Newman

Friends, Family Hope For Safe Return Of Colusa Man Held By North Koreans

An 85-year-old Northern California man is being held in North Korea, and his friends and family want to know why and they want him back home.

11/22/2013

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Wife Of California Man Detained In North Korea Asks For His Return

The wife of an 85-year-old Korean War veteran detained in North Korea has implored authorities there to let her husband return to his anxious, concerned family.

11/22/2013

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Rodman: I’ll Bring Ex-NBAers To N. Korea

NEW YORK (AP) Dennis Rodman is going back to North Korea, and bringing a team of former NBA players with him. Days after returning from his second trip to visit Kim Jong Un – in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/09/2013

North Korea

Local Koreans Say Family In South Korea Not Taking North’s Threats Seriously

Japan and South Korean officials say they have information an attack could happen on Wednesday, but U.S. officials say it’ll most likely be another test launch.

04/09/2013

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – March 5, 2013

Broadcast from the Sleep Train Arena the Grant Napear show started off with a conversation about J.J. Barea’s flagrant foul on Ray Allen. Grant thought that the referees got it right because there was malicious […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/05/2013