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Dennis Rodman  (Photo by Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

Dennis Rodman Sings Happy Birthday To ‘Best Friend’ Kim Jong Un

Wednesday’s basketball game was a new milestone in Rodman’s unusual relationship with Kim, who rarely meets with foreigners and remains a mystery to much of the outside world.

01/08/2014

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman  (Photo by Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

Back In North Korea, Rodman Says He’s ‘Proud’ Of Kim Jong Un Friendship

Dennis Rodman held tryouts Friday for a North Korean team to face a dozen NBA veterans in an exhibition game on Kim Jong Un’s birthday next month – though he hasn’t convinced all the players on the American team that it’s safe.

12/20/2013

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Rodman Plans To Return To North Korea, This Time With Former NBA All-Stars

Rodman plans to return to North Korea in January to play and exhibition game with Scottie Pippen and Karl Malone.

09/09/2013

U.S. United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice (3R) votes at a U.N. Security Council meeting on imposing a fourth round of sanctions against North Korea in an attempt to halt its nuclear and ballistic missile programs on March 7, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

US Vows To Defend Itself Against Nuclear Threats As UN Approves New Sanctions Against N. Korea

The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday for tough new sanctions to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test, a move that sparked a furious Pyongyang to threaten a nuclear strike against the United States.

03/07/2013

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Dennis Rodman Brings His Basketball Skills To … Wait For It … North Korea

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman brought his basketball skills and flamboyant style — neon-bleached hair, tattoos, nose studs and all — on Tuesday to the isolated Communist country with possibly the world’s drabbest dress code: North Korea.

02/26/2013