North Korea, Greece, France, Jamaica, Thailand

Tuesday, March 6, 2012 - 5:33pm

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – North Korea, a rare look at the country's military at work, live fire drills going on along the tense border with South Korea. And just a day before the U.S. and North Korean envoys prepare to meet in China to discuss the country's promise to freeze its nuclear program. The U.S. has agreed to ship the hungry nation food in return.

Greece – Activist group "Greenpeace" wants to plug a leak from a sunken oil tanker hoping to keep a spill from becoming an environmental disaster. Some 2000-tons of oil onboard when the ship hit an old ship wreck yesterday. The ship’s captain was killed.

France – Dramatic video was released from a ski resort over the weekend.

Someone had their camera rolling to capture a huge avalanche while it destroyed a ski lift. Unusually warm temps could’ve triggered it.

Jamaica – Britain's Prince Harry showed off his moves and sprinting skills against the world's fastest man, Usain Bolt. The Olympic medalist and royalty were ready to race but the Prince pulled a fast one. Harry is touring the Caribbean to mark Queen Elizabeth’s 60-years on the throne.

Thailand – Check out a shocking new sport, “ultimate tak ball”.

Players are all equipped with stun guns. The objective is to throw the ball into the goal but if you have the ball your opponents are allowed to taze you.

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