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Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 Crashes At San Francisco Airport

San Francisco TV Station, NTSB Issue Apologies Following Asiana Airlines Prank

A KTVU anchor read along as the following names were displayed on the screen during the station’s Friday noon broadcast: Captain Sum Ting Wong, Wi Tu Lo, Ho Lee Fuk, Bang Ding Ow.

07/12/2013

Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 Crashes At San Francisco Airport

San Francisco Plane Crash Blamed For Third Death

The girl had been in critical condition since arriving at the hospital Saturday after the plane crashed, killing two others and leaving others in critical condition.

07/12/2013

LaGuardia airport is seen from a Delta jet - Queens, NY - Oct 24, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Expert: Pilots Face Similar Challenges At New York Airports As At SFO

In the wake of the plane crash that left two Chinese students dead and dozens more injured, experts and pilots have pointed out that San Francisco International Airport can be a challenging place to land. So are the two New York City airports.

07/08/2013

Debris litters the tarmac at San Francisco International Airport, where a Boeing 777 crashed on Saturday.(Credit CBS 2)

Korean-American New Yorkers Mourn San Francisco Plane Crash Victims

New Yorkers with ties to Korea on Sunday were mourning the victims of a plane crash that left at least two people dead in San Francisco this weekend.

07/07/2013

West Point Cadet Rachel Kim (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Whitestone Resident Rachel Kim Prepares For Graduation From West Point

She grew up in Whitestone, but now it’s off Germany to be a finance officer. It has always been important to her to serve.

05/23/2013

File image of a North Korean missile test | Inset image of leader Kim Kim Jong-un. (credit: CBS 2)

Kerry To North Korea: Launching A Missile ‘Takes Everybody To A Bad Place’

North Korea issued its own warning, saying Japan will be its first target if war breaks out.

04/12/2013

Japanese Flag (file / credit: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Controversy Stalls Fort Lee Comfort Women Memorial

Controversy is delaying the installation of another New Jersey memorial to Asian women forced to provide sex to Japanese soldiers during World War II.

04/05/2013

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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.

01/22/2013

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22 Charged In Alleged Identity Document Fraud Ring

Of those rounded up in the six-state bust, one is from New York and five are from New Jersey. They’re charged in a scheme to provide illegal South Korean immigrants with legitimate IDs.

06/27/2012

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Ex-Yankees Reliever Scott Proctor Joins South Korea’s Doosan Bears

The Doosan Bears said Thursday that Proctor signed a one-year, $300,000 contract to play for the team in 2012.

WFAN–01/12/2012

Madeleine Lippey (credit: Do Write Campaign on Facebook)

Stories From Main Street: Greenwich Teen Helps Young People Around The World

December is Universal Human Rights Month and a teenager in Greenwich, Conn. has found a way to give a voice to young people all over the world.

12/12/2011

The MVRDV design for highrise towers in South Korea. (credit: MVRDV/Facebok)

Architecture Firm Says They Didn’t Mean To Create Towers That Look Like WTC On 9/11

The buildings, designed by the Netherlands-based architecture firm MVRDV, are connected in the middle by what they call “a pixelated cloud” that many believe look like the Twin Towers exploding when the two planes hit on 9/11.

12/10/2011

Staff Sgt. Anthony Oliveira

Staff Sergeant Home For Holidays For First Time In 11 Years

After 11 years away, an army staff sergeant finally came home for the holidays.

12/26/2010