Dake Kang, Associated Press | Posted Feb 19th - 6:44am
Police in Thailand who spent three days in an orderly but unsuccessful search of a vast Buddhist temple for a prominent monk accused of financial wrongdoing kept up the pressure Sunday, sending fresh forces to confront devotees and monks at the compound's gates.
Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press | Posted Feb 18th - 1:06pm
Watchdog groups that keep tabs on digital privacy rights are concerned that U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents are searching the phones and other digital devices of international travelers at border checkpoints in U.S. airports.
Three local kids under the age of 13 placed in the top 10 during the Bouldering Youth National Championships in Salt Lake City where they were required to climb an indoor rock wall without the use of ropes or harnesses.
Munir Ahmed and Rahim Faiez, Associated Press | Posted Feb 18th - 5:01am
Pakistani authorities shut down a second key border crossing into Afghanistan, halting trade supplies to the neighboring landlocked country and increasing tensions between the two nations in the wake of a bloody suicide bombing at a beloved shrine in Pakistan, officials said Saturday.
Bullit Marquez, Associated Press | Posted Feb 18th - 1:50am
Thousands of Catholics joined a march with church leaders in Manila on Saturday in one of the largest shows of opposition against President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly crackdown against illegal drugs and attempts to revive the death penalty.