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Thailand's youth demand change ahead of elections

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 01:49
Choltanutkun Tun-Atiruj wasn't old enough to vote in the last official elections held in Thailand in 2011.

'Tragedy of biblical proportions' visible from space

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 01:08
As many as "300 to 400" dead bodies line the banks of a road out of the city of Beira, in Mozambique, according to an eye witness account, suggesting that the human toll of Cyclone Idai is likely to far exceed official estimates.

Confusion after Trump tweet on North Korea

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 00:55
President Donald Trump triggered rampant confusion among his own aides and administration officials when he said Friday he is withdrawing new sanctions aimed at North Korea that were just issued by his own administration.

What happens next with Brexit?

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:12
More than 1,000 days after the British public voted to leave the European Union, EU leaders have agreed to allow Britain a delay to the withdrawal process so it doesn't crash out of the bloc on March 29.

Airline canceling order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8s

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 18:53
Indonesian airline Garuda said Friday that it's canceling an order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 passenger jets after two of them crashed in less than five months.

Cybersecurity firm: Russian hackers targeting European governments

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 17:20
Russian state-linked hackers are increasing their efforts targeting governments in Europe, a top cybersecurity firm has warned ahead of the European Parliament elections in May.

Tiffany's holiday season was worse than it predicted

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 16:29
Tiffany & Co. already warned in January that sales during the holiday were weak. It turned out that demand for jewelry and other bling in the company's trademark blue boxes was a bit worse than what investors expected — and Wall Street was not happy.

At least 50 burn to death in Ghana bus collision

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 14:33
At least 50 people were killed when two commercial buses collided and burst into flames in northern Ghana, police told CNN Friday.

UK had 3 years to do Brexit. Another 3 weeks won't help

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 14:02
What can the UK achieve in three weeks that it couldn't in three years?

Soccer fans found with drugs and weapons on way to match

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 13:34
Up to 50 Paris Saint-Germain fans were denied entry to a Women's Champions League match Thursday after weapons, including knives and knuckledusters, were found on a coach taking fans to the quarterfinal tie in London.

This 24-year-old finds unreleased features in your favorite apps

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 13:19
Growing up in Hong Kong, Jane Manchun Wong remembers her father taking away her internet access after she circumvented his parental controls on Internet Explorer.

Time for Etihad to merge with Emirates?

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 12:45
Etihad Airways has often come to the rescue of struggling airlines. Now it has serious problems of its own and may have to consider merging with its bigger neighbor to cut its losses.

Woman, 75, arrested after schoolboy killed

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:59
Swiss police have arrested a 75-year-old woman in connection with the fatal stabbing of a seven-year-old boy on his way home from school.

Hundreds lock arms to protect New Zealand mosque

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:47
Hundreds of people gathered outside a mosque in Wellington, New Zealand, and locked arms to form a human chain, in a symbolic act of protection of the Muslim community during Friday prayer.

Chemical plant explosion kills dozens

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 07:05
A powerful explosion ripped through a chemical plant in eastern China Thursday, killing at least 47 people and severely injuring 90 others.

Scandal threatens to end the 'Korean Wave'

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 05:23
South Korea's entertainment industry is a cultural juggernaut that has allowed the East Asian nation to punch well above its weight in terms of global soft power.

New US sanctions over North Korea

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 03:16
The Trump administration on Thursday issued its first set of sanctions aimed at North Korea since the failed summit last month between Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump, going after two Chinese shipping companies that have helped Pyongyang evade restrictions imposed by the US and United Nations Security Council.