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Teens surfing the Internet on different electronic devices | By: Jamie Grill | Getty Images

Korea - Aug 12, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

Cyberbullies Use Modern Technology to Harass Victims

Bullies these days seem to find new avenues to bully other people and this includes using psychological violence, usually through group chat rooms, to harass their victims online.

Chang Hye Jin  archery

Korea - Aug 12, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

South Korean Archer Secures Gold in Women's Individual Archery

South Korea bagged another gold medal on Thursday courtesy of archer Chang Hye Jin when she emerged victorious in the women's individual archery in the ongoing Rio Olympics.

Korea - Aug 12, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

North Korean Olympic Medalist Envisions “One Korea”

During the 50m pistol event in the ongoing Rio Olympics, North Korean shooter Kim Song Guk took home the bronze medal while South Korea's Jin Jong-Oh won the gold. And Kim thinks the idea of “one Korea” would have brought greater honor for winning the medals.

South Korea's President Park Geun Hye | By: Pool | Getty Images

Korea - Aug 12, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

SK to Cut Power Bills as a Solution to High Electricity Rates

The ruling party Saenuri and the government both agreed on Thursday to extremely cut electricity bills from July to September as a response to President Park Geun Hye's call to find a solution to the excessive bills during the hot summer days.

Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt attend Audi at the opening night gala premiere of 'By the Sea' during AFI FEST 2015 presented by Audi at TCL Chinese 6 Theatres on Nov. 5, 2015 in Hollywood, California (Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Audi)

Trending News - Aug 12, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

Angelina Jolie Latest Victim of Celebrity Death Hoax

Another news of a celebrity who committed suicide circulated on the Internet, but just like some celebrity “suicide” reported before, this one also turned out to be a hoax. And the latest fake death news victim? Angelina Jolie.

Maroney in 2012 London Olympics

Trending News - Aug 12, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

McKayla Maroney is Impressed With Michael Phelps' Trending Olympics Photo

Olympics gymnast McKayla Maroney is finally impressed because another athlete from the United States, swimmer Michael Phelps, is the new “King of the Olympic Memes.”

Some South Koreans do not approve of the agreement between South Korea and Japan on the comfort women issue. (Photo by Chung Sung Jun/Getty Images)

Korea - Aug 11, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

SK, Japan See Improvements on Talks About the Reconciliation and Healing Foundation

On August 9, the two countries made substantial progress in their talks regarding the continuing measures for the Reconciliation and Healing Foundation.

Court date for Kim Hyun Joong's lawsuit against ex-girlfriend has been re-scheduled to March. (Photo by KpopStarz)

Korea - Aug 11, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

Kim Hyun Joong Wins Case Against Former Girlfriend

It seems that the lawsuits battle between singer Kim Hyun Joong and his ex-girlfriend “A” has finally come to an end.

Jin Jong Oh

Korea - Aug 11, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

Shooter Jin Jong Oh Bags Gold Medal, Records History

South Korean shooter Jin Jong Oh not only bagged the gold medal by topping the men's 50-meter pistol division, he also set history in the Olympics and South Korean sports industry.

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo Ahn visit the inauguration of the exhibit

Korea - Aug 11, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

PM Hwang Keen on Passing Labor Reform Bills

Prime Minister Hwang Kyo Ahn promised to exercise “all-out” efforts to secure parliamentary approval for various reform bills that were disregarded at the previous National Assembly.

Park's confidants summoned by the parliament for the scandal investigation. (Photo by Jeon Heon Kyun/Getty Images)

Korea - Aug 11, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

SK President to Finalize List of Pardons

South Korean President Park Geun Hye will hold a cabinet meeting on Friday, August 12, to wrap up the list of convicts who will be given special pardons next week.

South Korea's President Park Geun Hye | By: Pool | Getty Images

Korea - Aug 10, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

President Park Leads Meeting on Role of Science and Technology in Economy

President Park Geun Hye headed a national science and technology strategy session to discuss the potential growth means and methods to give a new boost to the economy of the country.

Park Sang-young fencing

Korea - Aug 10, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

Park Sang Young Clinched the Gold Medal in Epee Fencing

South Korea now has three gold medals, thanks to Park Sang Young who won the gold in the men's individual epee on Tuesday.

South Korea pushes to finish 800-kilometer range ballistic missiles in 2017. (Photo by Chung Sung Jun / Getty Images News)

Korea - Aug 10, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

South Korea Reiterates THAAD Position to China

South Korean Ambassador to China Kim Jang Soo held a meeting with Beijing's special representative for the Korean Peninsula, Wu Dawei, to restate Seoul's unwavering position on the need to deploy a U.S. anti-missile system in Korea.

Korean flag

Korea - Aug 10, 2016 AM EDT - YuGee

No Medals for South Korean Athletes on Rio Olympics' 3rd Day

On the third day of the 2016 Rio Olympics, South Korean athletes were not able to clinch medals on their respective categories, placing the country on the eighth spot in the Olympic medal standings.

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