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Crime, Courts, Calamity

Bad things happen to good people; good things happen to bad people.

Brit English Teacher Investigated For Child Porn

BANGKOK — Police on Wednesday are investigating whether a British teacher sexually abused any children after he was charged with possession of child pornography.
A rescuer at the scene where a helicopter crashed in Khon Kaen province Wednesday morning.

Reporters, Pilots Killed in Khon Kaen Helicopter Crash

KHON KAEN — Four people died Wednesday when a helicopter carrying a team of reporters crashed and caught fire in Khon Kaen province.
A face of Ibrohem Sungaibaru and a courtroom sketch is shown during a Monday press conference.

Pattani Court Sentences Insurgent to Death: Military

PATTANI — The Pattani Provincial Court sentenced a militant to death for his role in killing paramilitary rangers five years ago, a spokesman for a special military unit said Monday.
Image: พลังโซเชียล / Facebook

Chicken-Raising Soldier Abuse Needs Independent Probe: Activist

PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN — Anti-corruption activist Srisuwan Janya will petition the anti-corruption commission Tuesday to investigate the alleged mistreatment of two military conscripts, reportedly ordered to raise chickens for an officer’s personal benefit.
Tourists look out from a tour boat July 8 at Chalong pier in Phuket. Photo: Vincent Thian / Associated Press

Last Body Retrieved from Under Phuket Ship

PHUKET — The body of the final victim of a sunken Phuket ship was recovered Sunday evening from beneath the wreck as authorities stepped up legal action and inspections.
Thai rescue divers and a tourist police boat are seen Saturday during a search mission for missing passengers from a capsized tourist boat in the water off Phuket. Photo: Vincent Thian / Associated Press

Last Body to be Retrieved From Phuket Shipwreck

PHUKET — Divers on Thursday will attempt to retrieve the final victim lost when a boat foundered in rough seas one week ago in a disaster that has prompted calls for justice.

Volunteer Cooks Who Kept Rescue Fed Just Glad to Help

As they say, an army moves on its stomach.
An undated image of the boys in Luang Khun Nam Nang Non cave in Chiang Rai.

Producers Plan Movie About Luang Nang Non Cave Rescue

NEW YORK — The boys are out of the cave. Now Hollywood wants in.
U.S. Air Force Master Sargent Derek Anderson talks about the risky operation of extracting the trapped boys and their soccer coach to Associated Press during an exclusive interview Wednesday in Chiang Rai province. Photo: Vincent Thian / Associated Press

US Rescuer Details Unprecedented Cave Mission

MAE SAI — The boys saved from a flooded cave endured dives in zero visibility lasting up to half an hour and in places were put in a harness and high-lined across rocky caverns, said a leader of the U.S. contingent that was part of the operation, calling it a "once in a lifetime rescue."
Rescue workers prepare to transport boys rescued from that Luang cave complex Sunday in Chiang Rai province in an image provided by the authorities.

Australian Medic, Last to Leave Cave, Loses Dad

MAE SAI — The last member of the rescue team to leave the Luang Nang Non cave, Australian doctor Richard Harris, has lost his father.





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