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The summit in Singapore between President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jung Un is now disappearing from national attention. But, what did the president get? Delmarva Public Radio's Don Rush talked with Salisbury University Associate Professor in the political science department Taehyun Nam about the outcome.

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland first lady Yumi Hogan has met with South Korea's first lady to discuss opportunities for collaboration with the country's new presidential administration.

Hogan's office announced Monday that she visited with Kim Jung-sook at the president and first lady's official residence in Seoul. The meeting comes amid a trade and diplomatic mission led by the Maryland Department of Commerce and the Maryland Secretary of State's Office.

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is planning an economic development trip to Asia this spring.

Hogan said in an interview Monday with The Associated Press that he is planning the trip to South Korea, China and Japan at the end of May or early June.

Gov. Markell In Asia

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DOVER, Del. (AP) - Gov. Jack Markell is in the midst of a week long trip to build business and diplomatic ties with Japan and Korea.

After a business visit Monday in Tokyo, Markell planned to travel to Miyagi Prefecture, Delaware's sister state, to sign an exchange agreement with Miyagi Governor Yoshihiro Murai recognizing 15 years of sister-state relations between Delaware and Miyagi.

Markell, who began the trip Friday, is accompanied by Agriculture Secretary Ed Kee and representatives from the Delaware Department of State.