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Strange Fireball Explodes Over Bangkok Sky

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 09.08.2015 | Science

Video recorded in Nonthaburi, Thailand, shows a mysterious explosion in the sky as motorists drive down a busy roadway.  Thailand's Ast...

Police: 'Mastermind' Of Thai Bomb Fled Before Attack

Reuters | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 09.08.2015 | World

By Panarat Thepgumpanat BANGKOK, Sept 8 (Reuters) - The suspected mastermind of Thailand's deadliest bomb attack fled the country on the eve of the b...

The 10 Worst Cities on the Planet

Trippy | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel

We admit it: even though we love to travel more than anything else in the world, some places just rub us the wrong way.

Suspects Sought In Bangkok Bombing Probe

AP | Jade Walker | Posted 08.31.2015 | World

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Thailand Arrests 'Foreign' Man Over Bangkok Shrine Bombing

AP | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 08.29.2015 | World

BANGKOK (AP) -- Thai authorities arrested a foreign man Saturday they said had been holed up in a suburban apartment with bomb-making equipment and s...

Why I Graduated College And Moved To Thailand

Emily Davis | Posted 08.24.2015 | College
Emily Davis

I don't think it's uncommon for a 22-year-old who has just graduated from college to feel lost. But I have a hard time believing any recent graduate felt as lost as I did when a taxi driver dropped me off with no map or sense of direction in the middle of a busy street in Bangkok, Thailand.

International Terrorists 'Unlikely' Responsible For Thai Bomb

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 08.20.2015 | World

BANGKOK, Aug 20 (Reuters) -- A bomb attack in Bangkok in which 20 people were killed was likely planned weeks in advance by a group of 10 people, Tha...

At Least 10 People Involved In Bangkok Bombing, Thai Police Say

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 08.20.2015 | World

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Five Things Americans Traveling To Bangkok Need To Know

Travel + Leisure | Posted 08.18.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Several news outlets are reporting that the attacks have made Thailand vulnerable: the Thai baht was teetering on a record low before this week's attacks, but now has reached its lowest rate since 2009.

Thai Police Release Image Of Bangkok Bombing Suspect

AP | Jade Walker | Posted 08.18.2015 | World

BANGKOK (AP) -- Thai police said Tuesday investigators believe a man seen in security video wearing a yellow T-shirt and carrying a backpack...

Security Footage Of Deadly Bangkok Bombing Shows 'Some Suspects'

AP | Jade Walker | Posted 08.18.2015 | World

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Deadly Explosion Hits Central Bangkok

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 08.17.2015 | World

BANGKOK, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Thai authorities have not ruled out any group, including elements opposed to the military government, for a bomb blast in...

How the U.S. Came to Fight Human Trafficking

ADST | Posted 08.12.2015 | World

The opening words to the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act embodied the United States' growing awareness of modern slavery and announced their intention to combat this evil both at home and abroad.

At Long Last, Bangkok Teens Discover Sizzurp

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.02.2015 | Weird News
Van Winkle's

Trendcasters scouting for in-the-know teens need not visit Bangkok. Apparently, in 2015, the edgy youths of Thailand's capital have only just caught wind of Sizzurp, a.k.a. Purple Drank. Welcome to the mid-aughts, Thailand.

A Life Transformed in South East Asia

Don Mankin | Posted 06.21.2015 | Travel
Don Mankin

I stood at the window on the top floor of the skyscraper in the heart of Bangkok looking out at the chaos on the streets below. It was hot and smoggy, and it had taken us about two hours to travel just a few miles to get here.

A Taste of Thailand

Findery | Posted 06.17.2015 | Travel

Of all the things I imagined Thailand to be, I never expected it to make me feel so beautifully overwhelmed.

Why Bangkok Is One Of The World's Best Retirement Spots

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 04.29.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

More expats live in Bangkok than in any other city in Southeast Asia. Who would retire to Bangkok? To answer that question, you need to spend some time here. Your first impressions of Bangkok likely will be that this is a huge city with some tourist attractions. If you stick around, though, your perception will change.

Sawadee Thai A380 First Class

Jared S. Baumeister | Posted 04.25.2015 | Travel
Jared S. Baumeister

Admit it, when you hear "Thai," some part of you thinks of getting a massage. If you're flying Thai Airways First Class from Bangkok, in addition to ...

Katy Perry, Formerly Guilty Pleasure, Now Just Pleasure

Crazy Legs Conti | Posted 03.30.2015 | Weird News
Crazy Legs Conti

At Madison Square Garden, Katy and I shared a moment near the end of her expertly choreographed musical production. She was flying overhead on a balloon contraption and I looked up, locked eyes, and tilted my Goorin Brothers newsboy hat towards her.

Pornosophy: Ten Sex Clubs Where You Can Redeem Your Rewards Points

Francis Levy | Posted 02.22.2015 | Comedy
Francis Levy

The question is can you reap a real reward for your rewards points and if in the moment of passionate lust, you have the wherewithal to defer your reward so that you can make a financially sound decision that will not exhaust the budget.

5 Luxury Experiences For Your Next Trip to Bangkok

Katka Lapelosová | Posted 02.21.2015 | Travel
Katka Lapelosová

Bangkok is a favorite with travelers looking to get the most bang for their buck, but I took my experience to Thailand up a notch this past December. Enjoy the street food and Khao San Road $12 hostels the first time around; it's okay to "treat yo'self" on your next trip to the Land of Smiles with these luxe suggestions.

Is This The Cutest Christmas World Record?

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2014 | World

BANGKOK, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Hundreds of Thai schoolchildren on Tuesday clustered into the shape of the word "Siam," the former name of the Southeast A...

Warrants Issued For Two Men In Stolen Body Parts Case

AP | THANYARAT DOKSONE and JOCELYN GECKER | Posted 11.18.2014 | Crime

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police issued arrest warrants Tuesday for two Americans who attempted to mail a preserved baby's head, foot and other human body...

Street-Food Eats Not to Miss on Your Next Visit to Bangkok | Posted 01.10.2015 | Travel

From noodles to grilled snacks and everything in between, the dishes on offer in Bangkok are endless. Dining on the street is incredibly cheap, typically just a few dollars or less.

5 Things This Gay Man Learned From Dating Abroad

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 01.02.2015 | Gay Voices
Jeremy Helligar

Eight years, eight cities: Buenos Aires, Melbourne, Bangkok, Berlin, Rome, Tel Aviv, Cape Town and Sydney. And what do I have to show for all that time spent living outside the U.S.? Here are some highlights: at least twice as much romantic drama (and comedy) in half the time I spent in New York City, at least two books, and at least five valuable lessons in love and lust.