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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:02 January 24, 2017

SEOUL, Jan. 24 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Jan. 24.

Korean-language dailies
-- Kim Ki-choon also ordered financial support for pro-gov't organizations (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Independent counsel to investigate Chung Yoo-ra's violation of foreign exchange law (Kookmin Daily)
-- 'We are homo-interns,' says youth in despair (Donga llbo)
-- 6.06 mln households' health insurance fees to be halved (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Troubled teenagers face suicide, rape outside school (Segye Times)
-- Trump attacks NAFTA, then TPP (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Free health insurance to be eradicated (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- AI to adversely impact doctors, pharmacists, teachers most (Hankyoreh)
-- Acting president's cloudy words looms over presidential bid (Hankook Ilbo)
-- SK buys LG Siltron, speeds up chip business (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- SK Group acquires LG Siltron (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Samsung blames battery for Note7 fiasco (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Samsung blames faulty batteries for Note 7 fires (The Korea Herald)
-- Korea already paying enough for US troops (The Korea Times)

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