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Broke lawyer commits suicide by BBQ grill

A cash-strapped lawyer died of carbon monoxide poisoning in an apparent suicide by charcoal grill. The body of Jarija Samaknin, 32, was found Nov. 14...

Banglamung comes to rescue of impoverished grandma

Banglamung authorities came to the rescue of a poor woman trying to care for a senile husband and 4-year-old granddaughter. District Chief Amnart Charoensri and...

Pardoned ex-con jailed again for armed robbery

A pardoned ex-con is behind bars again after being arrested for two armed robberies in Nong Plalai. Aun Veerayuth, 33, was captured in front of...

1 dead, 1 hurt in motorbike Collision

One motorcyclist was killed and another hurt when their bikes collided in Pattaya. Paramedics were called to the U-turn in front of Siam Makro South...

Chachoengsao man jumps to death after losing job, girlfriend

The loss of both a girlfriend and job apparently pushed a Thai man to jump to his death in Pattaya. The body of Kittitat Suksrisung,...

Krathongs for any budget

All krathongs are not created equal, which was obvious in Pattaya Monday with the flowery floats fetching from tens to thousands of baht. Loy Krathong...

Police arrest 10 for aiding Pattaya court escapees

Police announced that all of those wanted in connection with this month’s escape of three drug suspects from the Pattaya Provincial Courthouse are now...

Pair who attacked Kuwaitis jailed, but 1 victim gets cuffed, too

Police arrested two men who confessed to attacking a Kuwaiti man, but also put the victim’s friend and Thai girlfriend behind bars on drug...

2 hurt, 2 homes damaged in heavy storm

Two people were injured and two homes damaged when strong winds felled two trees in Banglamung. Radchada Mathurod, 58, said her son and niece were...

2 ‘accomplices’ arrested in escape of 3 Pattaya prison inmates

Two people were arrested Tuesday in connection with the escape of an American and two Thais who allegedly shot and stabbed a guard at...

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Netanyahu celebrates US settlement decision in West Bank

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