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Former Malaysia Premier Najib Razak Arrested Amid Probe Into Missing Money From State Fund
By Joseph Sipalan and Rozanna Latiff, Reuters
His houses have been searched as part of the investigation into 1MDB.
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Search For Malaysia Airlines Jet That Disappeared 4 Years Ago Comes To An End
By Rozanna Latiff, Reuters
The previous administration had promised up to $70 million to a Texas-based firm if it found the plane within 90 days.
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Investigation Finds Russian Missile Shot Down Flight MH17
By Anthony Deutsch, Reuters
It's not clear who was operating the missile that hit the plane over eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing 298 people.
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4-Year Search For Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet To End Next Week
"It cannot go on forever," the Malaysia minister of transport said.
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This Country’s Election Shows The Complicated Role Twitter Plays In Democracy
A hashtag is mobilizing hundreds to vote in the Malaysian elections, but the bots are out in force too.
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A Syrian Man Has Been Stranded In A Malaysian Airport Terminal For Weeks
“I’m desperate for help. I can’t live in this airport any longer, the uncertainty is driving me crazy," he said.
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Malaysia Outlaws So-Called 'Fake News' With Jail Of Up To Six Years
Critics say the move is aimed at curbing dissent and free speech.
Jonathan Ernst / Reuters
Leaked Emails Appear To Show A Top Trump Fundraiser Abusing His Power
The messages suggest that Elliott Broidy tried to use his influence with the Trump administration for personal gain.
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Malaysian Newspaper Slammed For 'How To Spot A Gay' List
Curtis M. Wong
The article underscores the country's rigid stance on LGBTQ rights.
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How Humans Are Laying Out The Welcome Mat For Mosquitoes And The Diseases They Carry
Climate change is partly to blame, but it’s not the whole story.
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$70 Million Reward Offered In New 'No Find, No Fee' Search For Missing MH370 Aircraft
A U.S.-based tech company will lead the renewed hunt for the jetliner that vanished in 2014.
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How Experts Fight A Disease When They Don’t Know Whom It’s Killing
By Sara Perria, On Assignment For HuffPost
Melioidosis is thought to infect 160,000 people every year. Half of them don’t survive.
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'Crazy Rich Asians' Star Claps Back At Criticism That He's 'Not Asian Enough'
"I was born here," Henry Golding said. "I have lived 17 years of my life here. ... I feel more Asian than anything."
Misleading Skin-Whitening Ad Links Domestic Abuse To Complexion
A Malaysian skin-whitening ad is under fire for sending a misleading message about the connection between skin color and domestic abuse.
It’s ‘Almost Inconceivable’ MH370 Plane Still Missing, Says Final Australian Report
The fate of the vanished aircraft and the 239 people on board may never be known.
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Fire At Islamic School In Malaysia Kills At Least 23, Mostly Teens
By By Rozanna Latiff, A. Ananthalakshmi and Joseph Sipalan, Reuters
The blaze was one of the worst fires in Malaysia in the past two decades.
Lecturer Dons ‘Iron Man’ Mask And Becomes His Students' Superhero
He's an "awesome lecturer for considering our feelings," said one student.
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Stranded Yemenis, Thousands Of Others Stand To Lose 'Golden Ticket' To U.S.
By Riham Alkousaa and Yeganeh Torbati, Reuters
The travel ban may prevent visa lottery winners from being able to apply for green cards.
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Time To End Subsidies That Are Destroying Forests
Head of UN Environment
Something is destroying our forests. In tropical regions alone, we lose an area of forest the size of Austria every year
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Malaysia's State Broadcaster Bans 'Despacito' Over 'Obscene Lyrics'
By Darren Schuettler, Reuters
“I see this as a serious matter as the song is being sung by young people without knowing the real meaning of the words,” one official said.
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