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President Barack Obama speaks about the National Security Agency (NSA) and intelligence agencies surveillance techniques at the US Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., on  Jan. 17, 2014. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Sister Of Detained American In North Korea: We Implore Obama To Take Immediate Action

The sister of an American missionary detained for more than a year in North Korea echoed her brother’s apology to the nation for crimes he committed and his plea to the U.S. government to ramp up efforts to secure his release.

01/21/2014

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Dennis Rodman Apologizes For Bae Comments

Dennis Rodman apologized Thursday for comments about captive American missionary Kenneth Bae in an interview with CNN.

CBS Seattle–01/09/2014

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Family Appalled Rodman Won’t Help Detained Man In N. Korea

The sister of a Washington man imprisoned in North Korea says she’s worried that Dennis Rodman, who is in the country to celebrate the birthday of leader Kim Jong Un, is hurting efforts to free her brother.

CBS Seattle–01/08/2014

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Dennis Rodman In N. Korea To ‘Meet My Friend Kim’

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman is back in North Korea for the second time this year, but it’s unclear whether he will work for the release of a Lynnwood man while he’s there

CBS Seattle–09/03/2013

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Dennis Rodman Calls On N. Korea To Release Local Man

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman is trying to do his part to get a Lynnwood man released from a North Korean prison with the help of social media.

CBS Seattle–05/07/2013