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Seventeen comment on being a part of 'EBS' + on BTS's Billboard award
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Seventeen comment on being a part of 'EBS' + on BTS's Billboard award

On May 23, Seventeen held a showcase to commemorate the release of their 4th mini album 'Al1' in Seoul's 'Olympic Hall'!.

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They were asked about being a part of 'EBS', a term currently used to describe the most popular boy groups among teens - EXO-BTS-Seventeen. 

Woozi answered, "It's only been 2 years since we debuted, so we feel thankful for being referred to [as a term] alongside respectable sunbaenims. We will do our best." Seungkwan also added, "The sunbaenims cheer us on a lot. They tell us after seeing our stage, 'You're full of energy. We hope you will continue to be like this,' and we are thankful for the advice." S.Coups replied, "Because so many sunbaenims give us great words of advice, it is difficult to name specific ones. As much as they compliment us, we will work even harder." 

Korean presidential candidate release StarCraft Maps as a part of his campaign
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Korean presidential candidate release StarCraft Maps as a part of his campaign

South Korean presidential front-runner released two custom-made maps on StarCraft to celebrate the games transition to free-to-play as a part of his campaign.

Moon Jaein, who is viewed by many as the current favorite for the upcoming special election, has released a surprising addition to his presidential campaign: two StarCraft maps in celebration of StarCraft: Brood Wars recent release as a free-of-charge game. The two maps, called Moonsters, spell out Moon Jaeins name and his party number, one, in huge junks of minerals.

Gong Minzy Continues To Dominate Charts And Comes In At No.2 On Billboard
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Gong Minzy Continues To Dominate Charts And Comes In At No.2 On Billboard

On April 17, Gong Minzy made a return with her upbeat pop and hip-hop number, NINANO, from her first mini album MINZY WORK 01 UNO.  Upon releasing the track, the singer snatched the No. 1 spot on the US and Brazil iTunes charts. She also snagged the No. 1 spot on Koreas Olleh Music chart and had an impressive record on other domestic charts as well.

Recently, Gong Minzy also made her mark on the another international chart, coming in at No. 2 on Billboards World Album Chart. SF9 also came in at No. 5 on the chart respectively.

Cha Joo Hyuk Indicted For Using Ketamine, Ecstasy, & Marijuana in 2016
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Cha Joo Hyuk Indicted For Using Ketamine, Ecstasy, & Marijuana in 2016

Actor-turned idol Cha Joo Hyuk has been charged with possessing and also using ecstasy and marijuana. The idol allegedly purchased the drugs in 2016.

According to Koreaboo, the prosecution has filed an indictment versus the idol Cha Joo Hyuk. The prosecution stated that the idol bought 28 grams total of marijuana and 0.3 grams of the party drug ecstasy in April of 2016.

Soompi also reported that Cha Joo Hyuk purchased 3 marijuana joints from a woman referred only as Ms. Kang in March 16. The idol then allegedly smoked the marijuana sticks in his car at a basement parking garage.

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[Spoiler] "Saimdang: Light's Diary" Lee Young-ae and Song Seung-heon part as soon as they meet

Lee Young-ae and Song Seung-heon had to part again.

On the latest episode of the SBS drama "Saimdang: Light's Diary", Lee Gyum (Song Seung-heon) and Saimdang (Lee Young-ae) had to say goodbye again.

Saimdang convinced those who supported Lee Gyum to save him on the day he was going to be exiled. With the help of Nae-geum (Park Jeong-hak), Lee Gyum was able to get free and avoid Jungjong's (Choi Jong-hwan eyes. He then went to the harbor to leave for the Ming Dynasty.

Saimdang was waiting there. They reunited and he asked her to go with him but she refused and told him to go out into a wider world. Lee Gyum cried saying he was so happy to have met her and they had to part once again.