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A Message From Beyond – NYTimes.com

When a dear friend’s teenage daughter was killed in a car accident, she understandably could not bring herself to erase her daughter’s message from the family phone. That was seven years ago. My friend still hasn’t changed the message, and I find it very discomforting to hear the deceased girl’s …

Pickup bomb kills five policemen in yala

Five police were killed yesterday and another wounded by a car bomb attack in Yala’s Raman district. The sixman squad from Tha Thong Police Station, which was assigned to escort teachers at U Poh Shool, was on a mobile patrol before arriving near a bridge where a silver Isuzu pickup …

Watercooler Stories – July 23, 2012 – UPI.com

Miami skateboarder crashed; wasn’t mugged MIAMI, July 21 (UPI) — The parents of a Miami skateboarder said they were relieved to know their injured son had not been mugged but had actually crashed into a concrete column. Police and the Miami community had been horrified at the initial report that …

Bomb blast spurs security crackdown | Bangkok Post: news

Security measures have been beefed up in the deep South after a car bomb attack in Narathiwat’s Sungai Kolok district yesterday morning. Army Region 4 commander Udomchai Thammasarorath ordered all military units in the South to tighten security measures to deter any further attacks by militants. Col Pramote Prom-in, deputy …