LAS VEGAS (AP) — Casino company Las Vegas Sands announced Wednesday it plans to spend $3.3 billion to add an entertainment arena, new hotel tower and more convention space to its property in...
Kentucky man accused of Singapore HIV data leak jailed in US
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man accused by the Singapore government of stealing a database of HIV patients has been jailed in the U.S. on federal charges of illegally possessing Singaporean...
“Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results” (Anonymous). With that in mind, I beg to respectfully differ with Gary Hooser’s position on Kauai traffic as expressed in The Garden Island Forum on Oct. 18. He wrote, ”The best thing we can do to solve our traffic problem is to do nothing.”
Singapore teen granted asylum released from US custody
CHICAGO (AP) — A teenage blogger from Singapore was released from U.S. custody on Tuesday following an immigration appeals court's decision to uphold his bid for asylum.
Amos Yee, whose online posts mocking and criticizing the Singapore government twice landed him in jail there, left his homeland in December with the intention of seeking U.S. asylum. But federal immigration agents detained the 18-year-old at O'Hare International Airport and he had been behind bars since.
Teen blogger seeking US asylum fears return to Singapore
CHICAGO (AP) — A teenage blogger awaiting a Chicago immigration judge's ruling on his asylum request to stay in the United States said Friday that he's afraid of returning home to Singapore, where he was jailed after posting scathing blog posts about the government.
Hong Kong to release 9 seized Singapore troop carriers
SINGAPORE (AP) — Nine armored personnel carriers belonging to Singapore that were seized in the Chinese territory of Hong Kong will be returned, officials said Tuesday.
The Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong received a letter from Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying saying that Hong Kong had completed an investigation of the SAF Terrex infantry carrier vehicles and other equipment and would release them to the Singapore government.