The money covers the accommodation costs for dozens of North Koreans who came to the South, including the national cheer squad.
In December, NBC announced Ramo as a contributor to offer geopolitical and cultural context to the Olympic Games commentary.
The increase in deaths is thought to result from migrants taking more remote routes to avoid being caught.
It's an unprecedented move from North Korea.
"North Korea may now be only months away from the capability to strike the United States with nuclear-armed ballistic missiles," U.S. envoy Robert Wood said.
The 9,700-ton Mangyongbong 92 was given to North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung in 1992 for his 80th birthday.
The South Korean government welcomed Kim Yong Nam's presence as a show of goodwill from North Korea.
The parade will celebrate the army that fought against South Korea in the 1950-53 Korean War, just a day before North and South Korean athletes are due to march under a united banner.
Vice President Pence has framed his upcoming trip to Japan and South Korea in the context of the ongoing threat posed by North Korea.
Duterte took the stage of the Philippines-India Business Forum in New Delhi on Friday.
One customer was left with a black eye.
The researcher criticized the North Korea crisis talks co-hosted by the U.S. and Canada in Vancouver earlier this month.
The National Intelligence Service briefed the South Korean National Assembly's intelligence committee on an investigation into the soldier's motives for defecting.
The active volcano, whose alert level is at its highest, erupted four consecutive times on Tuesday morning.
Authorities said the suspect's DNA matched a total eight murder cases.
Pence appears to share experts' concerns that Kim Jong Un's decision to send a delegation to the sporting event is a ploy to legitimize his regime.
A South Korean delegation is visiting the mountain resort as a possible venue for a joint training of North and South Korean Olympic athletes.
North Korea has promised to send 22 athletes to compete in the games, as well as a cheer squad and a 140-member orchestra.
The Ministry of Unification could not confirm the report or nature of the crime as the investigation into the defector is still ongoing.
Some villagers stored pieces of the object in their refrigerators before they found out what it really was.
One of the alcohol shipments was meant to arrive in North Korea ahead of an event dedicated to the late Kim Jong Il.
Twenty nations gathered in Vancouver to discuss the threat of North Korea nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.