18 dead as Thai tour bus loses control, crashes off road
A chartered tour bus has reportedly lost control on downhill curve in Thailand's northeast and slid off the side of the road, killing at least 18 people and injuring dozens more
Adorable baby elephant rolls around in the mud with a tourist
The video shows a baby elephant in Chiang Mai, Thailand, knocking over a tourist and rolling around in the mud.
Thai court sentences Laotian drug kingpin to life in prison
A Thai court has given a life sentence to a Laotian drug kingpin who was notorious for a high-flying lifestyle and alleged social connections to celebrities and other VIPs
Woman frolics with baby elephant
The West Virginia woman encountered a playful pachyderm during her vacation to Thailand.
Thai billionaire registers new progressive political party
Thailand's slow move from military to civilian governance has attracted dozens of political parties to register, including one by an internet-famous billionaire who wants to challenge the traditional elite
Trump's CIA pick already under scrutiny
Gina Haspel, President Trump's nominee to lead the CIA, is expected to face tough scrutiny on Capitol Hill for her role in "enhanced interrogation."
Thai construction tycoon charged with poaching
Thai police have filed more charges against a billionaire construction tycoon accused of hunting endangered animals in a wildlife sanctuary, in a case that has sparked public criticism of privileges enjoyed by the country's rich and well-connected
Thailand to draft plans to regulate and tax cryptocurrencies
Thailand plans law to regulate cryptocurrency trading, seeking to tax the largely unregulated market
Sanders addresses Trump's wavering position on guns
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders took questions on gun control, meeting with North Korea and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.
AP Photos: Heavy competition rocks Thai elephant polo
AP Photos: The action was hot and heavy _ especially heavy _ in a Thai elephant polo tournament, a charity event benefiting its starring beasts