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Thailand arrests Malaysian, Thai men after seizing ivory

By Fri, Mar 20, 2015 1:29PM UTC 0 Comment

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities have arrested two men they say are behind a transnational ivory trade network after seizing more than 100 kilograms (220 pounds) of African ivory in the biggest bust in recent years....

Beijing police detain Malaysian over robbery with toy gun

By Tue, Mar 17, 2015 8:40PM UTC 0 Comment

BEIJING (AP) — Beijing police have detained a Malaysian man they say robbed a luxury shop in downtown Beijing with a black toy gun. Police said Tuesday that Moi Kit Leng, 38, has been detained on the charge of robbery after he grabbed several watches from a shopping center. The Beijing News identifies the retailer...

Daughter of jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim arrested in Malaysia

By Mon, Mar 16, 2015 6:30PM UTC 0 Comment

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police have arrested the eldest daughter of jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim for alleged sedition, a move slammed by critics as a clampdown on dissent....

Malaysia: 2 Indonesian planes crash at air show practice; pilots safe

By Mon, Mar 16, 2015 9:50AM UTC 0 Comment

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two planes from an Indonesian acrobatic air team have clipped wings and crashed during a practice session ahead of an air show in Malaysia. All four pilots ejected and are safe....

Malaysia probes whether air controller slept while flight MH370 disappeared

By Thu, Mar 12, 2015 6:45PM UTC 0 Comment

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Malaysian transport minister has vowed to take action against an air traffic control supervisor if it is confirmed that he was sleeping on the job when Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared a year ago....