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BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Wednesday a prime suspect in Bangkok's deadly bombing has admitted to being near the shrine where the attack took place but denied placing the bomb, as other clues pointed increasingly to a link with the trafficking of a minority ethnic group from China via Thailand.
NEW YORK (AP) — Don DeLillo is pleased to receive an honorary National Book Award medal for lifetime achievement, but a "little intimidated" by the citation for "Distinguished Contribution to American Letters."
The "Portland Mamas" listserv was on fire this summer. "A whole bunch of people were posting there and totally freaking out," said Joelle Murray, a physicist who lives with her husband and two children in the river city, which is stitched together with old bridges. "Our operating assumption is that everything west of Interstate 5 will be toast," Kenneth Murphy, a regional administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, told the magazine for the piece published in mid-July.