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Sunday, January 20, 2019

Dangerous Art: Fame is Peril For Anonymous Artist Headache Stencil

BANGKOK — A junta leader’s face appeared on an alarm clock over Sukhumvit Road. The mural, a challenge to the general then engulfed in scandal, lasted two days before it was painted over.

POLITICS

Dangerous Art: Fame is Peril For Anonymous Artist Headache Stencil

BANGKOK — A junta leader’s face appeared on an alarm clock over Sukhumvit Road. The mural, a challenge to the general then engulfed in scandal, lasted two days before it was painted over.

CRIME & CALAMITY

Gunmen Kill 2 Monks in Southern Temple Attack

NARATHIWAT — Police on Saturday were still looking for the gunmen who attacked a temple in the Deep South, killing two Buddhist monks and injuring two others.

Family Demands Justice Over Japanese Tourist’s Unsolved Murder

BANGKOK — The top justice official said Wednesday police are still looking for leads into who murdered a Japanese tourist in central Thailand 11 years ago.

Superstar Cop ‘Big Joke’ on His Rise and Plans for Expats, Visas

BANGKOK — The announcement that Thailand’s best-known police officer had arrived sent gasps of shock across a news conference...
Gary Coughlan, center, stands between two police officers Wednesday on Koh Samui.

‘Haute Cuisine:’ Weed Tom Yum Lands Briton in Hot Water

KOH SAMUI — A British businessman on Koh Samui ran foul of the law Wednesday for innovating in the...

Belarus Model Arrested for Sex Seminar Pleads Guilty in Court

PATTAYA — A model from Belarus who claimed last year that she had evidence of Russian involvement in helping elect Donald Trump president pleaded guilty Tuesday in a Thai court in a case related to holding a sex training seminar and will be deported.

Fugitive Thai Wife Apprehended 12 Years After German’s Death

BANGKOK — Police said they have arrested the woman behind the murder and cover-up of her German husband nearly 12 years ago.

ASEAN & WORLD

In this Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 image made from video provided by the Survival Media Agency, a teenager wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat, center left, stands in front of an elderly Native American singing and playing a drum in Washington. Image: Associated Press

Students in ‘MAGA’ Hats Mock Native American After Rally

FRANKFORT, Kentucky — A diocese in Kentucky apologized Saturday after videos emerged showing students from a Catholic boys' high school mocking Native Americans outside...
President Donald Trump speaks at a Dec. 11 meeting with Democratic leaders in the Oval Office in Washington. Photo: Evan Vucci / Associated Press

The Shutdown Today: Trump Plans Major Announcement

What's up with the partial government shutdown on Day 29:   What's New President Donald Trump said he'll be making a "major announcement" on the government shutdown...

Myanmar Army Ordered to Take Offensive Against Arakan Army

NAYPYITAW — Myanmar's military announced Friday that the Arakan Army, a Buddhist rebel group in Rakhine state, has been classified a terrorist organization after mounting...

Trump, NK Leader Kim Jong Un to Hold 2nd Summit

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to broker a deal to coax the North to give up its nuclear weapons, the White House announced Friday.
Russia's Maria Sharapova celebrates a point win over Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki during their third round match Friday at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. Photo: Kin Cheung / Associated Press

Defending Champ Gone: Sharapova Ousts Wozniacki in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia — Maria Sharapova smacked a forehand winner – the sort she's hit so many times, at so many key moments, over the years –...

THAI Taps Worldpay for Payments Innovation (Sponsored)

BANGKOK — Thai Airways International (THAI), the flagship carrier airline of Thailand, has selected Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) as its international payments...
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