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North And South Koreans Separated By War Finally Come Together In Emotional Reunions

AP | FOSTER KLUG and HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 02.23.2014 | Impact

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The first reunions of North and South Koreans in more than three years came too late for 90-year-old Seo Jeong-suk. She di...

From Bloody Nose Ridge to the Valley of Death

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

If and when North Korea's Kumgangsan (Diamond Mountain) resort opens again for foreign visitors, you can actually move through the most heavily fortified border to a scene of spectacular beauty.

Spiritual Responsibility and Cult Awareness

Lama Surya Das | Posted 08.20.2012 | Religion
Lama Surya Das

Traditional long intensive practice retreats and monastic training rules of reasonable efficacy are well known to sometimes take unprepared people over the edge.