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Merrill Newman Returns Home to California
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Merrill Newman, the U.S. veteran who was detained in North Korea for a few weeks, has returned home safely to his wife in California. The 85-year-old smiled for photographers and spoke of turning down a ride on Air Force Two, …

North Korea Releases Elderly American Prisoner

After being detained in North Korea in the fall, Merrill Newman has been granted a Christmas miracle. The 85-year-old man was deported earlier today. Prior to his release, there was fear he would be held in North Korea for the …

Merrill Newman ‘Apologizes’ to North Korea

As the United States urges Pyongyang’s release of US veteran, Merrill Newman, who has been detained for more than a month in North Korea, the country’s official KCNA news agency reports that the elderly Palo Alto resident has issued an …