SEOUL-- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Feb. 9.

Korean-language dailies

-- Group of freaks called the May 18 Figures of Merit is draining taxpayer money: LKP floor spokesperson (Kyunghyang Shinmun)

-- The 2nd Gwangju job project: electric vehicle factory in Gunsan (Donga llbo)

-- Construction machinery responsible for 'invasion of ultrafine dust' in metropolitan area (Chosun Ilbo)

-- U.S. may accept dismantlement of nuclear, weapon facilities selected by N. Korea (JoongAng Ilbo)

-- 'Gwangju riot,' 'May 18 activists are freaks' ... LKP lawmakers make absurd remarks (Hankyoreh)

-- Tax revenue again exceeds target ... Is gov't not following financial projection? (Hankook Ilbo)

-- NPS to make strong move by revealing its stance before stockholders' meeting (Maeil Business Newspaper)

-- After 1 year tug of war, LG Uplus to acquire CJ Hello (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies

-- Biegun wraps up talks in Pyongyang (Korea JoongAng Daily)

-- 'U.S. demands N.K. hand over list of ICBM experts' (Korea Times)

Source: Yonhap News Agency