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Thai police seek 2 new suspects in Bangkok bombing probe

By NATTASUDA ANUSONDISAI and JOCELYN GECKER
Associated Press

BANGKOK (AP) -- Thai police said Monday they were seeking two new suspects -- a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality --...full story
updated 2015-08-31 03:01 PM
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Two men are on the ground after being struck after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Two people assist a man who was injured and has blood on his face after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) People take items from a business cooler after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Street signs on a light post mark the intersection where Freddie Gray was arrested, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Police carry a detained man to a waiting police van after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) A protestor stands on a mailbox outside of Oriole Park at Camden Yards before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A protestor, left, fights with a bar patron outside of a bar near Oriole Park at Camden Yards after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A protestor holds a sign outside of Baltimore's City Hall before a march for Freddie Gray, Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A t-shirt made in memory of Freddie Gray is draped over former pay phone post near the intersection where Gray was arrested, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
    Updated: 2015/08/31/ 17:32 GMT+08:00
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Thai police seek 2 new suspects in Bangkok bombing probe
By NATTASUDA ANUSONDISAI and JOCELYN GECKER
Associated Press

BANGKOK (AP) -- Thai police said Monday they were seeking two new suspects -- a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality --....Fullstory

2015-08-31 03:01 PM

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By MARI YAMAGUCHI
Associated Press

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2015-08-31 12:06 PM

Nelson Shanks, painter of presidents and royalty, dies at 77

Associated Press

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2015-08-31 06:22 AM

Doubts about China's economic leadership sap confidence
By PAUL WISEMAN
Associated Press

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2015-08-31 03:01 AM

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Associated Press

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2015-08-31 03:42 PM

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2015-08-31 03:01 PM

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2015-08-31 01:22 PM

WNBA Capsules

Associated Press

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2015-08-31 01:22 PM

Influential Christian sect ends protests in Philippines

Associated Press

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2015-08-31 01:22 PM

Croatia winger Perisic transferred from Wolfsburg to Inter

Associated Press

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Guatemala congress to decide soon on presidential immunity
By ALBERTO ARCE
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Defiant Malaysian PM rejects calls that he step down Defiant Malaysian PM rejects calls that he step down
By EILEEN NG
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2015-08-31 12:06 PM

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By STEVE KARNOWSKI
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2015-08-31 03:01 AM

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Singapore softens ban on HIV-positive visitors
By ANNABELLE LIANG
Associated Press

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By ELAINE KURTENBACH
Associated Press

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2015-08-31 03:01 PM

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By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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2015-08-31 01:22 PM

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Associated Press

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By The Associated Press
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2015-08-31 06:22 AM

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