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Seoul Mayor Found De*d After 7-Hour Search [Video]

Seoul Mayor Found De*d After 7-Hour Search

Mayor Park Won-soon had been reported missing by his daughter after she found a note "like a will" on his desk.

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South Korean capital holds funeral for late mayor [Video]

South Korean capital holds funeral for late mayor

A funeral was held Monday for the late Mayor of Seoul, Park Won-Soon, who leaves behind a complex legacy amid a criminal investigation into allegations of sexual harassment. Gloria Tso reports.

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Seoul Mayor's Suicide Leaves South Koreans Reeling [Video]

Seoul Mayor's Suicide Leaves South Koreans Reeling

When Korea's mayor of its capital city, Seoul, took his life last week, the country was left divided. According to CNN, Park Won-soon certainly had an impressive resume. The 64-year-old former human..

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Seoul Mayor Found Dead After 7-Hour Search [Video]

Seoul Mayor Found Dead After 7-Hour Search

Seoul Mayor Found Dead After 7-Hour Search Mayor Park Won-soon had been reported missing by his daughter after she found a note "like a will" on his desk. Note of Park Won-soon, via NBC News The..

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Seoul Mayor Missing, Search Underway After a Week Without Contact [Video]

Seoul Mayor Missing, Search Underway After a Week Without Contact

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South Korea scrambles to contain new coronavirus outbreak [Video]

South Korea scrambles to contain new coronavirus outbreak

South Korean officials scrambled on Monday to contain a new coronavirus outbreak that is threatening to spread throughout the densely populated capital city of Seoul, leading the country to reconsider..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:49Published
40 New COVID-19 Cases Trigger Closure Of Seoul's Bars, Nightclubs [Video]

40 New COVID-19 Cases Trigger Closure Of Seoul's Bars, Nightclubs

Korea ordered all bars and nightclubs in its capital city to be closed indefinitely on Saturday. According to Business Insider, the move came after a COVID-19 outbreak in Seoul was linked to them...

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Her lawyer, who issued a statement on the day of Mayor Park Won-soon’s funeral, is calling for an investigation into accusations of sexual harassment.
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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Masked mourners gave speeches and laid flowers before the coffin of Seoul’s mayor during his funeral Monday, while a live broadcast online drew a mixture of condolence..
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Online funeral set for Seoul mayor over virus concerns

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The official funeral for Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon will be held online this week over coronavirus concerns, his funeral committee said Sunday. The announcement comes amid a..
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Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon Is Tainted by Scandal After Death

A longtime champion of women’s rights, Park Won-soon was accused by his secretary of sexual harassment. He is presumed to have killed himself.
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Seoul Debates How To View Mayor's Death As Sexual Harassment Allegations Emerge

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Late Seoul mayor said he felt ‘sorry to all people’ in apologetic will left behind

Park Won-soon, 64, was found dead early Friday in a wooded hill of northern Seoul hours after he vanished.
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More details emerge about the death of Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon, whose body was found late Thursday in wooded hills near South Korea's capital.
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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A will left by late Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon says he feels “sorry to all people” and asks his body to be cremated. Park’s body was found early Friday, hours after he..
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Missing Seoul mayor's body found after massive search

The missing mayor of South Korea's capital, reportedly embroiled in sexual harassment allegations, was found dead early Friday, more than half a day after giving his daughter a will-like message and..
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Body Of Seoul Mayor Found After He Was Reported Missing

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