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Kim Jong Un's Olympic thaw doesn't mean he's now a 'very good neighbor'

This year's games in South Korea's PyeongChang will be the first to feature athletes from the South and North on a unified Olympic team.

'Same blood' bonds unified Korean Olympic hockey team

Kim Jong Un's regime isn't worried about a lack of bonding as the Korean Olympic women's hockey team bids for it own "miracle on ice."

N. Korean who blew up jetliner casts doubt on Kim Jong Un's Olympic motives

According to Kim Hyon-hui, Kim Jong Un's regime is using the looming PyeongChang 2018 Olympics to try to separate South Korea from its ally, the United States.

Philip Morris tries to sell idea of 'safer' tobacco; some dubious

A Lung Association report finds states are not doing enough to help people stop smoking. And now, Philip Morris wants approval to sell a new kind of tobacco product.

Philippine volcano spews ash and lava, 56,000 have fled

Lava fountains gushed 2,300 feet above Mount Mayon's crater and ash plumes rose up to 1.9 miles Monday night, in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous display.