Otto Warmbier

Parents of Otto Warmbier Speak Out On NKorea

May 3, 2018

The parents of Otto Warmbier, the American college student who died shortly after being released from North Korean captivity, gave passionate remarks at a U.N. symposium on North Korean human rights. (May 3)

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June 23, 2017

Here's the latest for Friday, June 23rd: Senate Republican health care plan needs votes; North Korea denies torturing Otto Warmbier; Blaze injures 8 NYC firefighters; Utah wildfire grows to 17 square miles.

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June 22, 2017

Here are the top stories for Thursday, June 22nd: President Trump says he does not have tapes of conversations with James Comey; GOP Senators release their health care bill; Funeral services are held for Otto Warmbier; Heavy rains wash across Southeast.

Ohio Senator: Otto ‘Had So Much Promise’

June 22, 2017

Ohio Senator Rob Portman attended the funeral of Otto Warmbier, who died less than a week after returning home from North Korean detention. The 22-year-old suffered massive loss of brain tissue before passing away Monday afternoon. (June 22)

Trump Comments on Warmbier, Media, Healthcare

June 22, 2017

President Donald Trump lamented the death of US student Otto Warmbier, who was detained in North Korea. Trump was speaking in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where he also commented on what he called "dishonest media corporations" and healthcare. (June 22)

Otto Warmbier’s Hometown Readies for Funeral

June 21, 2017

Some 50 volunteers spent Wednesday morning tying blue and white ribbons along the road from the high school to a cemetery in the Ohio hometown of the college student who died this week after being detained in North Korea. (June 21)

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