Rodman, Kim have 'cordial talk'

Updated: September 7, 2013, 3:55 AM ET
Associated Press

BEIJING -- Retired NBA star Dennis Rodman left North Korea on Saturday, professing his affection for autocratic leader Kim Jong Un and angrily rejecting calls to lobby for the release of imprisoned American citizen Kenneth Bae.

Despite earlier calling on Kim to set Bae free, Rodman said the Christian missionary's fate was none of his business.

"Guess what? That's not my job to ask about Kenneth Bae," Rodman told reporters upon arrival at the airport in China's capital, Beijing.

"Ask ...

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