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One of 'Santa's elves' charged with drunk driving
A New Jersey man dressed as one of Santa’s elves may get a lump of coal in his stocking after police found him passed out and drunk in his car last week.
'Secret Santa' cops hand $100 bills instead of tickets
When a driver is pulled over by a police patrol car, the typical response is to brace oneself for a costly speeding ticket.
Man hospitalized after eggnog binge
A man in Salt Lake City was hospitalized after “chugging” eggnog at on office party, during a game to see who could down a quart of the creamy drink the fastest.
UN Security Council takes up N. Korean rights
Today on The Korea Times Podcast: North Korea appears on the U.N. Security Council’s agenda and hackers penetrate a nuclear reactor.
Spicy food linked to testosterone levels
Men who want to prove their “alpha-male” dominance can skip the arm-wrestling and grab a bottle of hot sauce instead.
Cow jumps butcher shop fence, police chase after
A cow being prepared for slaughter at a meat-processing business in Pocatello, Idaho jumped over fence and ran through town earlier this month, the Associated Press reports.
Forget 'man bites dog.' This dog shot a man
Many people have heard the saying, that a story about a man biting a dog is more newsworthy than when a dog bites a man.
New York Metro to fight 'manspreading' blight
New York City’s transit authorities are gearing up a campaign to stop a phenomenon in the subways known as “manspreading” the splaying of one’s legs when sitting on the train.
Unprecedented ruling on UPP met with hurrahs, fears of McCarthyism
Today on The Korea Times Podcast: The Constitutional Court dissolves the United Progressive Party and only one judge dissents. Plus Seoul backs the United Nations on referring North Korea to the International Criminal Court.
'Jet-man' Yves Rossy soars above Dubai
A video showing the closest thing mankind has to a flying superhero has gone viral.
Seoul Metro begins real-time translation service for foreign tourists at Myeong-dong Station
[INTERVIEW] Mirinae Lee's '8 Lives of a Century-Old Trickster' offers fresh perspective on Korean history
Korea on alert over another urea shortage crisis
Go Dae-su: Queen Min's giant female bodyguard
N. Korean hacker group Andariel steals S. Korean defense secrets
Park Sae-eun receives French order of merit
Samsung's sports marketing called into question after Bluewings' relegation
President names new finance, land ministers in Cabinet shake-up
Will Seoul's new transportation services improve convenience for commuters?
Debate grows over broadening of state insurance coverage for drug rehabilitation
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
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