South Koreans farewell Kim Dae-Jung Bio

Wreath of Kimjongilia Draws Public Attention Korean Times DPRK media reports condolence delegation’s meeting with Lee Myung-bak Xinhua DPRK condolence delegation returns home Xinhua Saving Kim Dae-jung: A tale of two dissident diplomats Boston Globe Nation Mourns Loss of Statesman Korean Times State funeral for Kim Dae-Jung BBC News South Koreans farewell Kim Dae-Jung […]

Robert Mugabe’s Zimbabwe cholera epidemic (

Major news and media reference updates in Africa ( Zimbabwe cholera epidemic claims 575 lives: UN (AFP via Yahoo! News) Team to assess Zimbabwe food crisis (Reuters via Yahoo! News) Zimbabwe pleads for help amid growing cholera epidemic (AFP via Yahoo! News) US to provide 600,000 dollars for cholera-hit Zimbabwe (AFP via Yahoo! News) Zimbabwe […]

Michael Phelps continue to win golds at Olympics

Michael Phelps wins 400 IM in world record ( 2nd gold for Michael Phelps in thrilling U.S. relay win (Detroit Free Press) Relay victory gives Michael Phelps second gold (The Palm Beach Post) Michael Phelps captures second goal (Memphis Commercial Appeal) Did Michael Phelps Win Gold Medal #2? (KSBW Salinas) Michael Phelps wins 400 IM […]

John McCain in the News

Quote: “He brought up the issue of race, I responded to it. Because I’m disappointed, and I don’t want that issue to be part of this campaign, and since his campaign retracted it, I’m ready to move on.” Senator John McCain   John McCain eNews Reference: McCain, Obama tied after negative ads run- poll […]