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Michael Jackson’s doctor guilty of manslaughter
LOS ANGELES - Michael Jackson’s personal doctor was found guilty on Monday of involuntary manslaughter in the pop star’s drug-related death in 2009 but may not spend much time in jail. Dr. Conrad Murray, 58, was led away in handcuffs after the jury in Los Angeles reached a unanimous verdict. Dozens of fans outside the court erupted in cheers and some burst into tears. “Justice was served. Michael is with us,” said Jackson’s brother …
Six awarded Culture Art Award
Music producer and SM Entertainment head Lee Soo-man and actor Shin Young-kyun, among others, have been chosen to receive Korea Culture Art Award medals by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Lee Soo-man, Shin Young-kyun, singer Ha Chun-hwa (photo below), musician Shin Jung-hyun, TV writer Yu Ho and voice-over actor Oh Seung-ryong, will also be recipients of the award this year. The Culture Ministry started the Korea Culture Art …
Choreographer wins copyright lawsuit against dance..
A choreographer has won a copyright lawsuit in which she alleged that a dance academy franchise used her choreography without permission. The 31-year-old choreographer, surnamed Park, sued a dance academy franchise, whose name was not released, its owner and teachers for offering classes with choreography that Park created for the video of the girl group Secret’s hit song “Shy Boy” without permission. Seoul Central District Court rul…
Jeju makes top 10 list for New7Wonders
Formed by a volcanic eruption in the sea over 100,000 years ago, Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak is located on the eastern end of Jeju Island, which is currently in the top 10 in polls for the New7Wonders of Nature. Upon discovering that Jeju Island had risen in the ranks as one of the top 10 locations vying for a spot as one of the New7Wonders of Nature, after checking the Web site on Sunday, Yang Gi-jeong of the World Natural Heritage Preservation Offi…
New Samsung Device Bridges Gap Between PCs and Tab..
Samsung Electronics has launched a personal computer that combines the advantages of a tablet and a laptop, it said Wednesday. The 12.9-mm thick Slate PC Series 7 claims to offer the portability of a tablet and the performance of a laptop. It comes armed with Microsoft's Windows 7 OS, enabling users to work in Office programs like Word and Excel, but at a fraction of the size of normal laptops. "Since it weighs just 860 g, people can carr…
Tomae Park, Sin-ja Exhibition
Toemae Park, Sin-ja Exhibition ACOM Galley December 18, 2010 - December 24, 2010 Opening Reception : Saturday 18 Dec. 2010 2:00 pm Free Admission It is our pleasure to announce an exhibition at Atlanta Conservatory Art Hall by a renowned Koren pinter, Ms. Tomae Shinja Park. She has been producing traditional oriental style paintings for more than 30 years. In her masterpieces she has captured the natural beauty of Korea by her…
Great escapes for autumn weekend getaways
The Cheongpung Cultural Heritage Complex in Jecheon, North Chungcheong. Provided by the organizers Jecheon offers much more than herbal medicine - it is also a great escape for an autumn weekend getaway. Located approximately two hours from Seoul, the scenic mountains and lakes of Jecheon are an ideal place for a single day or overnight trip. For history buffs, Cheongpung Cultural Heritage Complex is a one-stop tourist spot containing cult…
At first-ever world Oriental medicine expo, tradit..
Women at the Traditional Oriental Medical Clinic prepare free giveaways for visitors to the 2010 World Oriental Medicine-Bio Expo in Jecheon, North Chungcheong. Provided by the organizers JECHEON, NORTH CHUNGCHEONG - Hanbang, or traditional Korean medicine, has come a long way since a comprehensive 25-volume medical encyclopedia called “Donguibogam” was completed in 1613. Under the theme “Rediscovery of Traditional Oriental Medicine,” a…
Japanese Actress Determined to Spread Word About K..
Fukumi Kuroda Japanese actress Fukumi Kuroda wants to deepen the so-called Korean Wave across Japan. Kuroda (54), who appears on Fuji TV and other networks, says she wants Japanese people to learn more about Korea than just its pop culture. "Now I would like to go beyond enthusiasm for Korean pop culture and let Japanese people find out about the traditions, nature, food and lifestyles of different regions of Korea," says Kuroda, who was…
Yoora- Lee Recital
Yoo-ra Lee Recital will be presented on July 11, Sunday at the Spring Hall by Atlanta Conservatory of Music. Coloratura Soprano Yoo-ra Lee-Hoff (Yoo-Ra Lee) was born in Seoul. South Korea and lives in Dresden, Germany. She studied violin in Seoul, South Korea. In Berlin and Leipzig , Germany while she was active as a violinist. Her beautiful voice was discoverer and she was invited to study vocal arts/opera at the univer…
Misun Chun, Piano Recital
Misun Chun, Piano Recital 6/12/2010 4:00PM Steinway Piano Galleries 5950 Northpoint Parkways, Alpharetta, GA F. Schubert / F. Chopin / L.V. Beethoven
Korean American Friendship Performance in Celebrat..
Korean American Friendship Performance in Celebration of the 4th of July 2009 Date : July 7th 2009 (Tuesday) 7:00 pm Gwinnett Civic Center of Performing Arts Theatre 6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Duluth, GA 30097
Korean Art Invited in Celebration 2009
Representative Artist for Korean Art Invited in Celebration 2009 MBC Opening in the States Opening Reception Tuesday, April 21, 7pm~9pm 4/21/2009 ~ 4/25/2009 Art Hall at Altanta Conservatory Gwinnett Place Mall 2100 Pleasnat Hill Rd. Duluth, GA 30096 Link to this Exhibition Image Gallery Page
아버지의 태도 아래의 글은 감동적인 실화로서 서른이 넘도록 취직을 못 한 아들이 어느날 어머니의 외출로 아버지와 부자…
*평화는 그냥오지않는다* -모윤숙- 산 옆 외따른 골짜기에 혼자 누워있는 국군을 본다. 아무 말, 아무 움직임 없이 하늘을 향해 눈을 감은 …
새벽 2시15분에 목이 말라 잠이 깨어, 혹사라도 하는 마음으로 원탁방을 보았는데, 윤유경 이사장님의 김경일 목사님 소천 소식을 보았다. 어제 아내와 회복을 위해 몇…
<가을비 소고> -오은 시인- 비가 추적추적 내리는 날, 길을 걷다 아이가 엄마에게 하는 말을 듣는다. 우산 밖으로 새어 나오는 경쾌한 목소리다. “엄마, 지…
~이해인 수녀 시~ 한순간을 만났어도 잊지 못하고 살아가는 사람이 있고,매순간을 만났어도 잊고 지내는 사람이 있다. 내가 필요로 할 때, 날 찾는 사람도 있고,내가 필…
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