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What It's Like To Have A Family Member Go To Prison

Jackson Kao | Posted 09.21.2013 | Teen
Jackson Kao

Laura Ling, a Chinese American TV journalist, became world-famous when she became the subject of the news herself -- as a prisoner in North Korea. I personally remember this because she is my cousin. It was a frightening time for us all.

WATCH: Lisa Ling On The Biggest Danger In America Today

OWN | Posted 01.22.2013 | OWN

We sat down with journalist Lisa Ling and chatted with her about a range of topics -- from the very serious to the lighthearted (one word: infomercial...

Lisa Ling is Pregnant!

Posted 10.24.2012 | Celebrity

Lisa Ling is pregnant! And she's expecting a baby girl. People magazine reports that the TV journalist -- a former co-host on "The View" and curren...

American Journalist, Former North Korean Prisoner Responds To Kim Jong Il's Death

Posted 12.20.2011 | Media

Journalists and sisters Laura and Lisa Ling appeared in an exclusive interview on CNN's "AC360" Monday night, to respond to the death of North Korean ...

Journalist Freed From North Korea Hosting E! Show | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Laura Ling, who was detained in North Korea with a colleague from Current TV last year, is restarting her television career at a channel much closer t...

PHOTOS: Hello Kitty Fans Celebrate Sanrio's 50th Anniversary

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

As promised, it was a party of epic cuteness at Small Gift Los Angeles, a carnival celebration of Sanrio's 50th anniversary. Cotton candy afro wigs, m...

You Are in Prison, But the Whole World Is Watching!

Eric Volz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eric Volz

Josh Fattal, Sarah Shourd, and Shane Bauer's personal dignity must be kept as high as possible. They must hold tight to the idea that they are in prison, but the prison is not in them.

An Open Letter to Al Gore

Meredith C. Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Meredith C. Carroll

It'd just be heartwarming to see you use all of this negative attention to your advantage, unless you feel like this Charlie Brown thing is working for you. Give me a call when you're ready to plot and scheme.

Laura Ling: Captive in North Korea

Adam Yamaguchi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Adam Yamaguchi

As we've learned first hand, there are major dangers involved in investigative reporting. But we believe there's an even greater risk in not going after the stories that most need to be told.

2009's Top News Stories

Pamela Tom | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Pamela Tom

If you're anything like me -- living in this mad, mad world of information overload -- it may be difficult to look back at 2009 and remember the big news stories that defined this year.

Should the U.S. Get Involved in the Amanda Knox Murder Verdict?

Michael Rowe | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Rowe

When the U.S. loudly asserts its right to apply its own laws to foreigners suspected of crime, it's difficult to make a case when the shoe is on the other foot.

China Denies US Reporters Ling And Lee Were Seized There | REUTERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING (Reuters) - China rejected on Thursday claims by two U.S. journalists that they were seized on Chinese territory before being dragged into Nor...

Laura Ling And Euna Lee Talk About Their Capture, Release From North Korea

AP | LISA LEFF and HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

SAN FRANCISCO — Two American television reporters imprisoned in North Korea for months say communist soldiers "violently dragged" them back when...

In South Korea, Freed U.S. Journalists Come Under Harsh Criticism | CHOE SANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Laura Ling and Euna Lee, the two American journalists released after nearly five months in North Korean custody, have been widely portrayed at home as...

Top 10 World Stories You Need To Know From This Summer (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Susan Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Have you been spending the summer sipping margaritas on the beach, or joining friends and fam for countless bar-b-ques? While you've been relaxing, we...

Clinton in Pyongyang: The Real Deal

John Feffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Feffer

In all the commentary on Clinton's trip, journalists and pundits spent so much time cataloging North Korea's sins, they missed several key points.

G. Gordon Liddy Thinks Bill Clinton Brought Back a Dead Giant Panda and a Penis from North Korea

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

While most of the country was busy heralding the safe return of American journalists, Euna Lee and Laura Ling from North Korea, Gordon Liddy appears to be losing his mind.

And Today's Headlines for Bill Clinton's Heroic Rescue Go to...Hollywood Billionaire Steve Bing

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carol Felsenthal

Stephen Bing, owner of the 737 that brought the two American journalists home from North Korea, is all over news stories.

Laura Ling's Sister: Reporter Touched North Korean Soil

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — Laura Ling's sister says the two American journalists briefly touched North Korean soil before they were captured and detained for...

Hubba Bubba! Just One More Reason to Love Bill Clinton

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Riding into N. Korea on his white horse to rescue imprisoned journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee, His Royal Bubbaness could not have looked anymore like the uber-rock star that he is.

Free At Last - Welcome Home, Laura and Euna!

Mallika Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mallika Chopra

No words can capture the love and joy of a family finally reunited.

The Rescue of Ling, Lee, and the National Mood

Madeleine M. Kunin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Madeleine M. Kunin

When the two women disembarked, after tears, hugs and kisses, Bill Clinton chose not to speak. This said more about the former president than any of his words could have conveyed.

The (Sing-Along) Sound of Musing: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Korea?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rick Horowitz

How do you solve a problem like Korea?

The Clintons Are Back?

Michael Brenner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Brenner

The unsettling discrepancy between Obama's boldly stated goals and unclear strategies for reaching them means less than adequate guidance for the players in the diplomatic orchestra.

Obama "Extraordinarily Relieved" At Safe Return Of Laura Ling, Euna Lee (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama said he is "extraordinarily relieved" at the news that U.S. journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee have safely returned to the country af...