BANGKOK (AP) — More than 100 students and villagers crowded into a northeast Thailand college forum to hear about American gas companies conducting drilling operations in their region. A lieutenant colonel and dozens of soldiers and police officers followed them in.
Under 'Operation Stonegarden,' Orange County Sheriff's Harbor Patrol deputies have screened 300 boats for weapons of mass destruction, seized 800 pounds of marijuana and apprehended 75 undocumented immigrants in the last three months.
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on the defiant Kentucky clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, disobeying a federal judge and serving five days in jail for contempt (all times local):
SEATTLE (AP) — The city opened more of its community centers Monday to help Seattle parents who were scrambling for child care as a teacher strike entered its fourth day. Several of the centers quickly filled, forcing them to turn families away.
EDDYVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky state trooper who made a traffic stop was trying to arrange for lodging for the vehicle's occupants when the driver took off, starting a tragic chain of events that led to the deaths of the lawman and the suspect, police said Monday.