Trump Campaign Manager's Fundraising Boast Backfires

Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign manager, Brad Parscale, boasted Thursday on Twitter about raising $947 million so far for the president’s reelection bid: 💥💥💥 HUGE fundraising for @realDonaldTrump in June! 🔥Record $131M – eclipsing any single month in 2016 🔥Record $266M in Q2 🔥$295M cash on hand 🔥$947M total raised Americans voting with their wallets, supporting the […]Read More

Banyin’s son denies links to prison break plan

Woraphat Tangpakorn, son of Banyin, is at the Crime Suppression Division headquarters in Bangkok on Thursday. (Photo supplied) The son of disgraced former government official Banyin Tangpakorn has denied any involvement in his father’s alleged plan to break from Bangkok Remand Prison. Banyin, former deputy commerce minister, was convicted over a forgery charge and has […]Read More

Thailand unlikely to join CPTPP pact this year

Containers are moved at Laem Chabang port, Chon Buri province, in September 2019. (Bangkok Post file photo) Thailand will take until September to study whether to join a trans-Pacific free trade agreement, potentially missing a window for entry this year amid widespread concern that joining the pact may harm its farm and healthcare sectors. The […]Read More

Here's Why I Decided To Get Breast Implants … And

When I read that Chrissy Teigen recently had her breast implants removed, I was inspired to google images of my own tits.  I’m on COVID-19 lockdown, so between rocking out to DJ Nice’s Club Quarantine and organizing Zoom playdates for my cat (who so doesn’t care), I might have too much time on my hands. […]Read More

Unemployment Rate Falls To 11.1%, But Job Growth Might Not

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a substantial 4.8 million jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 11.1%, as the job market improved for a second straight month yet still remained far short of regaining the colossal losses it suffered this spring. The nation has now recovered roughly one-third of the 22 million […]Read More

Project turns fishing nets into protection gear

A worker prepares old fishing nets before a recycling process to create, among new products, protective gear against the coronavirus disease at the Saint Louis Plas Mold factory amid the COVID-19 outbreak in Ayutthaya province on Tuesday. (Reuters photo) RAYONG/AYUTTHAYA: Fisherman Anan Jaitang used to pile tattered nylon fishing nets on the beach after hauls […]Read More

Kremlin hails 'triumph' in vote extending Putin's rule

Turnout was almost 68 percent in the Russian referendum on constitutional changes. (AFP photo) MOSCOW: The Kremlin on Thursday hailed as a “triumph” overwhelming backing in a national vote on constitutional reforms to extend President Vladimir Putin’s rule. The Central Elections Commission announced that 77.92% of voters had backed the reforms with a turnout of […]Read More

Florida Police Heard In Video Laughing About Shooting Rubber Bullets

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida police officers can be heard laughing and celebrating after shooting protesters with rubber bullets during a May protest against police brutality, according to newly released body camera footage. In response to a story by the Miami Herald, Fort Lauderdale police posted a video on its official YouTube channel Wednesday […]Read More

Late K-pop star's ex jailed for sex video blackmail

Late K-pop star’s ex jailed for sex video blackmail published : 2 Jul 2020 at 17:34 The portrait of late K-pop star Goo Hara is seen surrounded by flowers at a memorial altar at a hospital in Seoul on Nov 25, 2019. (AFP file photo) The ex-boyfriend of late K-pop star Goo Hara was jailed […]Read More