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Bounty offered in Thailand hotel blast – UPI.com

HAT YAI, Thailand, April 3 (UPI) — The Songkhla, Thailand, governor offered a reward Tuesday for information leading to the arrest of two suspects in a hotel car bombing that killed three people. Gov. Kritsada Boonrat announced the bounty of about $16,240 for each of the two suspects in Saturday’s …

The week in one-liners: Biden, Bush, Cain – POLITICO.com

The top quotes in politics … “I will transmit this information to Vladimir.” — Russian President Dmitry Medvedev offering to pass President Obama’s message along. “It’s bulls—.” — Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum getting annoyed with a New York Times reporter. “Don’t retreat.” — Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin encouraging …

Venezuela poll finds Hugo Chavez ahead of rival

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A new poll finds that more than 44 percent of respondents in Venezuela say they would vote for President Hugo Chavez, giving him a 13-point lead ahead of his opposition rival. The survey released Thursday by Caracas polling firm Datanalisis found that about 25 percent of …