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3 airmen from Georgia base swept away by typhoon wave while exploring Okinawa

...Okinawa the day the men were swept away, Cyr said. The waves were still high, but there were no significant onshore warnings, Cyr said.The bodies were transported to Seoul, South Korea, where they will be examined by a medical examiner.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-08/3-airmen-georgia-base-swept-a
School bets video game scholarships can draw talent

...League of Legends each day, according to developer Riot Games Inc. This year's professional championship is Oct. 19 in Seoul at the stadium built for the 2002 soccer World Cup. The 45,000 seats are expected to sell out. The winner takes home $1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-06/school-bets-video-game-scholarshi
Cho Yang-ho set to return as head of organizing committee for 2018 Games in Pyeongchang

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean businessman who led Pyeongchang's successful...concerns about the pace of construction and signing up of domestic sponsors.The Seoul-based Board of Audit and Inspection confirmed last week it has been investigating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-28/cho-yang-ho-set-return-h
Caroline Wozniacki makes Pan Pacific Open final

...quarterfinals this month, but clawed his way back into the match and saved eight of the nine break points he faced. KOREA OPEN: In Seoul, South Korea, second-seeded Karolina Pliskova rallied from a set down to beat Russia's Maria Kirilenko 4-6, 7-6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-20/caroline-wozniacki-makes-pan-paci
South Korean teen Hyo-Joo Kim leads Evian Championship by one

...myself when things haven't been going well, which has helped me."Kim is in the first year of a physical education course at Seoul University. Ranked 20th in the world, she leads the Korean LPGA money list with three wins.Anna Nordqvist of Sweden, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-13/south-korean-teen-hyo-joo-ki
North Korean team welcomed at Asian Games in South Korea

...Busan and the 2003 University Games in Daegu.North Korea boycotted the 1986 Asian Games and the 1988 Summer Olympics, both in Seoul.The North ? including various officials, it is sending a 273-member delegation ? is already off to a strong start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-18/north-korean-team-we
Samsung apologizes to sickened chip workers

SEOUL, South Korea - Samsung Electronics Co. apologized and promised compensation to chip factory workers who suffered cancers linked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-14/samsung-apologizes-sickene
Three Augusta Boxing Club members to compete for spot on Junior Olympics team

...Championships and will travel to Charleston, W.Va., this week for a shot to join Team USA for the 2016 Junior Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.Doctress Robinson, Orlando Hernton Jr. and Desmond Lyons each advanced after winning, all by majority decision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-09/three-augusta-boxing
Seoul residents jam plazas for soccer feast

SEOUL, South Korea -- While soccer attention was centered on Seoul's World Cup stadium Friday, downtown there were plenty of hot spots for sports fans. Local residents gathered to watch the tournament's opening game on giant television screens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/01/oth_342347.shtml
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Elephants rampage through Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea - Six elephants escaped from an amusement park Wednesday and injured a woman as they rampaged through the South Korean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/21/biz_450844.shtml
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