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Eugenio Rodriguez (Supplied to CBS)

Man Dies On Flight From Seoul To Chicago

About four hours in to the 12-hour flight from Seoul, Eugenio Rodriguez began to feel sick.


A South Korean soldier stands on a military guard post near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) dividing the two Koreas in the border city of Paju on April 5, 2013. The United States said it was taking 'all necessary precautions' after North Korea rang fresh alarms in an escalating crisis by moving a medium-range missile to its east coast. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Korean-Americans React To Escalations Along The DMZ

Some Chicago area Korean-Americans are reacting with a little more fear and trepidation about North Korean threats, than South Koreans seem to be.


Sewah Kim, 7 months, was born in South Korea. (courtesy Duquet family)

Evanston Couple Gives Up Adoption Fight With South Korea

This week, a small South Korean girl will be returned to her native country, after her adoptive parents lost a legal fight to keep her. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley explains.


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Valentine’s Traditions From Around The World

With Valentine’s Day coming up, it can be interesting to learn the different Valentine’s Day traditions that vary with each country. The day that honors love is celebrated in different ways around the globe.


Sewah Kim, 7 months, was born in South Korea. (courtesy Duquet family)

Evanston Couple Fights To Keep South Korean Baby Girl

CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley was in court for the latest chapter in what’s become an international and emotional drama.


Michel Morganella. (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Olympic Swiss Soccer Player Expelled For Calling South Koreans ‘A Bunch Of Retards’ On Twitter

Swiss soccer player Michel Morganella has been expelled from the Olympics for a threatening and racist message on Twitter about South Koreans.

670 The Score–07/30/2012

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (CBS File Photo)

Kirk: U.S. Must Stand Behind South Korea After Kim Jong Il’s Death

U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) says he wants the U.S. to stand strong in the face of a new North Korean leader.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2011

123rd IOC Session Durban - 2018 Olympics Announcement

Pyeongchang Awarded 2018 Winter Olympics

After failing in its previous two attempts, the South Korean city of Pyeongchang was awarded the 2018 Winter Olympics.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2011