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Video: 'ONE Championship: Dreams of Gold' highlights

Video: 'ONE Championship: Dreams of Gold' highlights

16 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

There was a little something for everyone in the combat sports spectrum at “One Championship: Dreams of Gold.” The Aug. 16 event at IMPACT Arena in Bangkok, Thailand, featured...
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Democracy in Decline

1 day ago   |   Foreign Affairs

In the decade following the Cold War, democracy flourished around the world as never before. In recent years, however, much of this progress has steadily eroded. Between 2000...
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Heart of a dragon: FDNY paramedic represents USA in international dragon boat race in Thailand

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

FDNY Paramedic Megan Pfeiffer saves lives - and breathes fire. Pfeiffer will be representing the United States as one of 20 paddle team members at the International Dragon Boat...
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Thailand to set up center to combat 'fake news'

1 day ago   |   ABC News

Thailand's government has announced plans to set up a center to combat unverified and unauthenticated news on social media platforms
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Thailand extends visa fee waivers to boost tourism as growth slows

2 days ago   |   National Post

BANGKOK - Thailand will extend until April next year a measure that waives fees for visas on arrival issued to tourists from 18 countries, as it looks to stimulate growth in...
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Thai tycoon in poaching scandal convicted on firearms charge

2 days ago   |   ABC News

A court in Thailand has sentenced a construction tycoon to six months in prison for illegal firearms possession in the latest case in a scandal that erupted when he was accused...
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Thailand's Roads Are Deadly. Especially if You're Poor

3 days ago   |   NY Times

The rules of a highly unequal society extend even to the highways, where have-nots are far more likely to be killed than haves.
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Marium, The Dugong That Charmed Thailand, Dies After Ingesting Plastic

Marium, The Dugong That Charmed Thailand, Dies After Ingesting Plastic

5 days ago   |   NPR

Marium became an internet hit as people marveled over videos of her being cared for by scientists in Thailand. An autopsy revealed plastic pieces in her intestines.
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Thailand's lost baby dugong dies from shock, eating plastic

Thailand's lost baby dugong dies from shock, eating plastic

5 days ago   |   New York Post

The sea animal that captured hearts across Thailand and the world has died, officials told The Guardian. The dugong developed an infection after eating plastic in the ocean...
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10 things you have to do in Thailand

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Thailand is full of adventures for food lovers and explorers alike. Whether you're bathing with some friendly elephants or receiving a fish pedicure at Erawan National Park...
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Pirates: Now 8-30 since the All-Star break Read more ...

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

The longtime Patriots starting strong safety, 32, is scheduled to be arraigned Aug. 28. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

This is horrifying. Read more ...

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

The babies were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. Read more ...