• Sun, 13 Jan 2019 09:01
    Obama protege Julian Castro joins 2020 presidential race
    San Antonio - Julian Castro, the telegenic former mayor of San Antonio, Texas and Obama-era cabinet member, launched his bid to become the nation's first Hispanic president Saturday, emphasizing a message of hope and diversity at a time when Americans are locked in angry debate over immigration and border security.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 19:34
    ‘80,000 beer cans missing’ after truck accident
    The representative of a logistics company has filed a police complaint that more than 80,000 beer cans valued at more than Bt2 million had mysteriously vanished after a beer truck overturned in Rassada, in Phuket province, on Friday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 16:30
    Five Africans arrested with fake visas
    Immigration Bureau chief Pol Lt-General Surachate Hakparn on Wednesday announced the successful arrest of five African men allegedly involved in visa-forging to stay in Thailand.
    national
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    Ugly American has been replaced on the world stage…
    In 1958, Americans William Lederer and Eugene Burdick wrote a thinly disguised novel about their country’s outrageous conduct – a dangerous mix of determined ignorance and blithe arrogance – in Southeast Asia.
    opinion
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    Why trade tensions are a blessing for Asia in 2019
    As usual, the Americans have overestimated their competence in managing economic and geopolitical issues. And as a result, trade tensions between Beijing and Washington will reap benefits throughout Asia this year – and particularly for those in Southeast Asia.
    opinion
  • Sat, 22 Dec 2018 13:38
    US shoppers fight back against 'porch pirates'
    With the holidays in full swing, Americans are bracing themselves for the seasonal onslaught of a new kind of Grinch trying to steal Christmas: the so-called "porch pirate."
    lifestyle
  • Fri, 21 Dec 2018 06:58
    Americans have grown fatter, shorter since 1999: US data
    Americans have grown fatter in the past two decades, adding girth to their bellies and in some cases, even growing shorter, according to federal health data released Thursday.
    lifestyle
  • Tue, 18 Dec 2018 01:00
    US bubble is about to pop and give Americans a taste of austerity 
    Re: “What is happening with Wall Street?” Have Your Say, December 13.
    your say
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 07:28
    Heavy screen time appears to impact childrens' brains: study
    Researchers have found "different patterns" in brain scans among children who record heavy smart device and video game use, according to initial data from a major ongoing US study.
    lifestyle
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 07:25
    Top IMF economist predicts 'sharper' US slowdown in 2020
    Americans will begin feeling the effects next year of a marked slowing in world economic growth but should be spared a new recession, the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund said in remarks published Sunday.
    business
  • Sun, 02 Dec 2018 17:25
     America mourns former president George H.W. Bush
    College Station, United States - Flags flew at half-staff across the United States on Saturday as Americans prepared for a week of solemn tributes to George H.W. Bush, in his home state of Texas and in the US Capitol, a day after the former president died at age 94.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 02 Dec 2018 15:23
    With the jihadists gone, booze is back in Iraq's Mosul
    Rows of yellow-labelled whiskey bottles sit alongside imported French wines, while cans of Korean beer chill in the fridge: with Iraq's Mosul free of jihadists, the booze is back. 
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 12:36
    Student loan debt still crippling burden for millions of Americans
    Michael Bloomberg's record $1.8 billion donation for financial aid to Johns Hopkins University highlights the problem of student debt in America, which can still be a burden even years after graduation.
    business
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
    Democrats seize US House but Trump averts 'blue wave'
    Washington - Democrats celebrated their return to the majority in the US House of Representatives on Wednesday in a midterm rebuke to President Donald Trump, who still escaped a feared "blue wave" as his Republicans bolstered their Senate majority after a polarizing, racially charged campaign.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 17:56
     Races to watch in US midterm elections
    Washington - A number of notable races are taking place on Tuesday in the US midterm elections, when Americans go to the polls to elect governors and members of the US House of Representatives and Senate.
    Breaking News
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