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  • South Korean software mogul hopes for presidency

    As a bookish entrepreneur who made his fortune in software before turning to philanthropy, Ahn Cheol-soo has been called South Korea's Bill Gates. Now he's looking for a new title: Mr. President.

  • Park Won-soon, an independent candidate for mayor of Seoul, greets supporters at his campaign office in Seoul on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Champion of poor wins Seoul election

    Seoul's special election for mayor on Wednesday yielded a resounding defeat for the conservative ruling party's candidate in a political contest widely seen as a harbinger for parliamentary elections in April and the presidential race in December 2012.

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