| Jul 6, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Reuters reporter Ambika Ahuja reports from Bangkok on a Buddhist temple that performs funerals for pets. BANGKOKÂ â An orange-robed monk chanted as a teary-eyed, black-clad family prayed quietly in front of a crematorium. A normal Buddhist funeral...
| May 19, 2010
| 9:09 AM
BANGKOK -- Downtown Bangkok became a flaming battleground Wednesday as an army assault forced anti-government protest leaders to surrender, enraging followers who shot grenades and set fire to landmark buildings, cloaking the skyline in black smoke....
| May 31, 2010
| 10:00 PM
Julian Austin Tovar, of Newport Beach, traveled to Thailand as part of a team of Westerners planning to make a documentary on Paw Lu Lu, a Burmese exile who was co-nominated for the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize.
On May 20, when Tovar and company arrived at...
| Jun 3, 2010
David Carradine's widow filed a wrongful death lawsuit Thursday against a French company handling the actor's last film, claiming it failed to provide proper services to protect him.
The lawsuit is against MS2 S.A., a French company responsible for the...
| Jun 4, 2010
| 5:21 AM
LOS ANGELES -- David Carradine's widow has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a French company handling the actor's last film, claiming the company should not have left him alone the night before he died.
Anne Carradine filed the lawsuit in Los...
| Jan 25, 2010
Hollywood filmmaker Oliver Stone says the U.S. remains in denial over the possibility that someone other than Lee Harvey Oswald could have assassinated John F. Kennedy.
Stone today spoke to about 300 high school students in the Thai capital, Bangkok....
| Jun 21, 2011
| 1:05 PM
It's the fourth zip line that spills the surprise. Confident now, I leap off the platform to feel the cable bounce heavily, then snap taut under my weight. Gravity takes over, shooting me through a tunnel of blurring foliage until the whirr of the pulley-...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 7:48 AM
THAILAND (REUTERS) - Thailand's opposition won a landslide election victory on Sunday, led by the sister of former Thai prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra in a triumph for red-shirt protesters who clashed with the army last year.
Exit polls showed...
| Aug 25, 2011
Next, the shape-shifting restaurant by Grant Achatz and Nick Kokonas (the principals at world-famous Alinea), dazzled diners with its inaugural "Paris 1906" menu. For an encore, the kitchen went about as far afield as possible. To Bangkok, in fact.
| Oct 24, 2011
| 5:35 AM
In this week’s Amazing Race, Phil takes the great big Deck of Racing Cards and flings it up into the air. Rankings shift everywhere, then again. You want Ugly Americans? We got ‘em. You want helpful locals? We got ‘em. You want...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 1:59 PM
BALI, INDONESIA — I'm sitting here poolside having an ice cold Bin Tang wondering if today's paddleout for Uluwatu is going to happen or not. So far nothing that has been promised has happened.
Yesterday the only person (Curtis Lowe) who seems...