Expo opens in South Korea with robots, ocean theme YEOSU, South Korea (AP) — Expo 2012 has opened in South Korea's coastal city of Yeosu for a three-month run. Organizers say the fair, which kicked off Saturday, has the largest number of robots in the history of expos. Attractions include a robot fish ... 05/12/2012 - 4:46 pm | View Link
Expo opens in South Korea with robots, ocean theme Organizers say the fair, which kicked off Saturday, has the largest number of robots in the history of expos. Attractions include a robot fish that explores underwater resources in an environment-friendly way. Organizers say about 33,000 tickets were sold ... 05/12/2012 - 12:15 am | View Link
Expo opens in South Korea with robots, ocean theme YEOSU, South Korea (AP) — Expo 2012 has opened in South Korea’s coastal city of Yeosu for a three-month run. Organizers say the fair, which kicked off Saturday, has the largest number of robots in the history of expos. Attractions include a robot fish ... 05/11/2012 - 11:20 pm | View Link
Expo opens in South Korea with robots, ocean theme Expo 2012 has opened in South Korea's coastal city of Yeosu for a three-month run. Organizers say the fair, which kicked off Saturday, has the largest number of robots in the history of expos. Attractions include a robot fish that explores underwater ... 05/11/2012 - 5:22 pm | View Link
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After an American was released from North Korean custody, the attention has now focused on two other U. S. citizens still in its jails, and at least one North Korean legal expert has some unusual advice to offer: let Washington formally apologize to Pyongyang, and the country's leader will consider pardoning them.
The suggestion on Thursday by Sok Chol Won, a professor of international law, offers a look at North Korean thinking — academics, government officials and ordinary people alike.
"In order to return the prisoners to their country, the United States must make an official apology and request their release," said Sok, who teaches at Pyongyang's Academy of Social Sciences, in comments to The Associated Press.
North Korea closely regulates its academics, media and intellectuals, so Sok's comments can also be seen as a reflection of how the leadership wants to resolve the cases of Matthew Miller, who is serving a six-year jail term on charges of espionage, and Kenneth Bae, a Korean-American missionary who was sentenced to 15 years in jail for alleged anti-government activities.
Sok's advice also fits into North Korea's version of international diplomacy and propaganda that aims to get a big power like the United States — seen as an imperialist bully — to bow to a proud nation and say sorry for its perceived faults.
At a time when it faces growing outside criticism over its alleged human rights abuses, North Korea would see a U.
Lawn signs touting local and statewide candidates are in full bloom along highways, street corners and other public spaces.
Lessner is one of the Columbus Sign Ninjas, a group that sprang up in the perennial battleground state to take down campaign clutter from public spaces.
Ohio, like other states, prohibits such advertising from being placed in the public right of way — which would include interstates and state routes.
Officials don't want signs to obstruct drivers' views or present safety hazards.
Harrop told the city solicitor's office this week that signs for independent candidate Buddy Cianci far exceed the size allowed by city ordinances.
Ben Donahower, a Pennsylvania-based political consultant who sells lawn signs, said he advises campaigns to place signs on private property.
Attorneys for a union representing workers at New Jersey's Trump Taj Mahal Casino are appealing a Delaware bankruptcy judge's decision allowing the termination of their collective bargaining agreement.
Picket lines were to go up outside Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort as union members planned to protest the court-ordered termination of their health insurance and pension plans.
The demonstration comes a day after billionaire Carl Icahn told The Associated Press the struggling casino "will almost certainly close" and that he wishes he had never answered the phone when Trump Entertainment Resorts approached him about taking over the Taj Mahal and investing $100 million to keep it afloat.
Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union is locked in a bitter battle over the future of the casino, which Trump Entertainment Resorts had been threatening to close on Nov.