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S.Koreans urged to stay put for Lunar New Year 2:02 PM SEOUL - OFFICIALS in South Korea's southern regions have urged people not to return to home towns there for the Lunar New Year holiday for fear of spreading the nation's worst outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease. Millions customarily travel to home towns to celebrate with their families the major traditional holiday, which falls this year on Feb 2-4. China university has ban on subversive photocopies 12:57 PM BEIJING - STUDENTS and faculty at China's top university are being told they can no longer photocopy documents considered subversive. A report in Wednesday's Global Times newspaper quotes a police order posted in one copy room at Peking University that says, 'Materials that express hate against the party, the state or the social politics are forbidden. Do not photocopy.' China's massive annual migration begins 12:3...

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