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Qatar’s ruler voices willingness to talk to solve Arab rift

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar's ruling emir said on Friday that his embattled Gulf nation remains open to dialogue with four Arab...

Historian asks Australian court to reveal Queen’s letters

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A historian is going to court this month in an attempt to force Australian authorities to release secret letters that...

Mexico murders up with deadliest month in at least 20 years

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's spiraling violence reached new heights with 2,234 murders in June, the country's deadliest month in at least 20 years,...

UN, aid group: Cholera in Yemen to worsen in rainy season

CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. health agency and an international aid organization warned on Friday that Yemen's cholera epidemic, the world's worst since Haiti's...

Watersports firms told to beef up safety following Phuket parasailing tragedy

Pattaya watersports operators have been told to beef up safety precautions following the death of an Australian parasailer in Phuket. Pattaya and Tourist Division police...

Double pricing again, again

Dear Hillary, I picked up one of those tourist magazines the other day and it had listings of places to go for the tourists, and...

Learning the lingo!

Dear Hillary, I have been transferred to Thailand by my company for the next two years. I have been here three months already. I am...

Drowning in the typing pool

Dear Hillary, One of the pool typists in our company is very attractive and I would like to get to know her better, but I...

Sam Goldwyn, where are you?

Dear Hillary, I live in a townhouse and I have noisy neighbors, one on each side. I’m just renting so the neighbors don’t really care...

Takeover of South Pattaya

Editor; Pattaya City Council needs to take action to preserve their authority over part of South Pattaya. Visitors from the Middle East have taken over many...

Health issues close to me

Editor: Pattaya Mail, Vol25, No. 28 had articles on 2 health issues close to me. Prostate Cancer (PC) - I had a brachytherapy op 2 years...

End of Ramadan beginning of chaos part two

Dear Editor; Re: Vol. 25 No. 27 Pattaya Mail - letter from Robin Valentine - I heartily endorse everything Mr. Valentine indicates in his letter...

Sad demise of Dongtan

Editor; “Pete in Jomtien’s” letter so well described the sad demise of Dongtan “walking” beach.  However, given the recent examples of road and path construction...

Nastase banned from Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019

London (AP) — Ilie Nastase has been banned from the Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019 because of his foul-mouthed comments and bad...

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Odds and Ends – Friday July 21 – July 27, 2017

Company removes beeping alarm clock in wall vent since 2004 Ross, Pa. (AP) - A heating contractor has removed a beeping alarm clock that’s been...

Odds and Ends – Friday July 14 – July 20, 2017

Escaped elephant strolls through Wisconsin neighborhood Baraboo, Wis. (AP) - The pachyderm was a startling sight for residents of one small Wisconsin neighborhood. A full-grown elephant...