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Bangkok


AirAsia to fly from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok from Aug 16

The Edge Markets MYThe Edge Markets MY - Jun 11, 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (June 11): AirAsia Group Bhd will fly from Kota Kinabalu (KK) to Bangkok, Thailand from Aug 16, 2018, marking the airline's ninth route connecting Malaysia and Thailand. In a statement today, the low-cost airline said the thrice weekly ...  

Beijing


ONAP Says Its Beijing Release Is Market-Ready

SDxCentralLight Reading - Jun 12, 2018
ONAP issues its second software release today, Beijing, and that release is focused on making the automation platform more deployable with enhancements aimed at improving usability, manageability, scalability and more practical and commercial aspects.  

Boston


7 experience vacation spots, including NYC, the Hamptons and ...

CNBCCNBC - Jun 9, 2018
With summer vacation season in full swing, CNBC took a look at a handful of higher-end experiences travelers might want to consider booking this summer.  

Cape Town


WATCH | Gunfire and mayhem as cash-in-transit gang strikes in ...

Times LIVETimes LIVE - Jun 18, 2018
Police confirmed early on Monday that there had been a cash-in-transit incident on a busy motorway in Cape Town.  

Chicago


Second Round of Scattered Storms & Showers Cloud Chicago Area

NBC ChicagoNBC Chicago - Jun 10, 2018
Another round of scattered storms and showers will continue throughout Sunday in the Chicago area, following a National Weather Service watch issued Saturday evening for severe thunderstorms in some areas. A Flash Flood Watch was issued for a portion ...  

Dubai


Dubai airport unveils high-tech installation | GulfNews.com

gulfnews.comgulfnews.com - Jun 18, 2018
New state-of-the-art feature allows transit passengers to explore the city without stepping outside terminal.  

Dublin


Concert Review: Taylor Swift Soars at 'Reputation' Tour's Dublin Date

VarietyVariety - Jun 16, 2018
Whenever Taylor Swift used to perform her 2009 ballad “You Belong With Me,” you could practically hear the angst gnawing through her skin like an episode of “My So-Called Life.” But on Friday night in Dublin, as part of the overseas leg of her ...  

Edinburgh


First direct flight from China lands at Edinburgh Airport

BBC NewsBBC News - Jun 12, 2018
The first direct flight from China to Scotland has landed at Edinburgh Airport. The Hainan Airlines flight from Beijing is scheduled to run twice a week. It is hoped the route will help attract thousands more Chinese tourists and students. It will also ...  

Florence


Gas leak reported at Walgreens on Second Loop Road in Florence ...

wpde.comwpde.com - Jun 13, 2018
The Florence Fire Department responded to a smell of gas at Walgreens at 2498 Second Loop Road around noon Wednesday, according to a news release.  

Kyoto


Kyoto strides ahead in regenerative medicine race

Financial TimesFinancial Times - Jun 11, 2018
Jostling along the western bank of the Kamogawa river are the ancient temples, tree-circled palaces, and enchanting shopping streets for which Kyoto is known around the world. In the low-rise, dreary-looking modern complex on the opposite bank, Kyoto ...  

Las Vegas


Las Vegas woman fights to stop female genital mutilation

Las Vegas Review-JournalLas Vegas Review-Journal - Jun 10, 2018
Now 41, the Las Vegas woman wants to stop FGM from happening to others and inform people that the practice continues to this day, even in the United States. To do this, she produced and wrote “Sherifa,” a film by Togolese director Steven Af that came ...  

Melbourne


Melbourne cyclist dies after being hit by garbage truck at Moorooduc

ABC NewsABC News - Jun 11, 2018
A cyclist was among three people killed in three separate motor vehicle accidents within a two-hour period in Victoria on Monday. The cyclist died after being hit by a garbage truck in Melbourne's south. Victoria Police said the male cyclist and truck ...  

Montreal


2018 CFL Season Preview: Montreal Alouettes need-to-know

Sportsnet.caSportsnet.ca - Jun 15, 2018
Expected team strengths: The addition of Jamaal Westerman, Joe Barnett, Tommie Campbell, Henoc Muamba and Mitchell White on defence, and the re-signing of Chip Cox, gives Montreal a defence with a lot of experience and personality. Montreal didn't ...  

Moscow


Moscow's Red Square Hosts Gala Ahead Of World Cup Kick Off

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - Jun 13, 2018
An international opera gala at Moscow's Red Square has kicked off festivities as Russia prepares to host the world's biggest sporting event, the 2018 FIFA World Cup, amid persistent tension with the West. President Vladimir Putin attended the event ...  

New Orleans


Austin tech company Accruent to hire 350 employees for New Orleans office

NOLA.comNOLA.com - Jun 11, 2018
Accruent, an Austin, Texas, technology company, will expand to New Orleans and hire 350 employees in the next two years, economic development officials announced Monday (June 11). The company has already had a local test run of sorts, working for the ...  

New York City


New York City Housing Authority, Accused of Endangering ...

New York TimesNew York Times - Jun 11, 2018
The federal government on Monday delivered a withering rebuke of New York City's housing authority, accusing officials of systematic misconduct, indifference ...  

San Francisco


London Breed just made history as San Francisco's mayor-elect. Now come the real challenges

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - Jun 14, 2018
“In San Francisco, I think about this school, I think about the people I went to school with and I think about the fact that many of them don't live in this city anymore,” she said to cheers. “We have to build more housing. We have to build more ...  

Seattle


'Families Belong Together' rally held in Seattle

KING5.comKING5.com - Jun 17, 2018
Rallies were held across the country Sunday to protest the border separation of children from their parents. A group called "Families Belong Together" held a rally in Seattle's Westlake Park on Father's Day. "Congress has the power to stop tearing ...  

Seoul


motoelastico designs foldable tents for night market in seoul

DesignboomDesignboom - Jun 9, 2018
called 'bamdokkaebi night markets', the tents designed by motoelasico for the initiative of seoul's government — design markets held overnight during the weekends — are collapsible and stackable structures. the project provides two practical ...  

Shanghai


Shanghai stocks end higher as Trump, Kim sign 'comprehensive' deal at summit

Times LIVETimes LIVE - Jun 12, 2018
Shanghai stocks recovered from early losses to end higher on Tuesday, as sentiment improved after US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un signed a 'comprehensive' deal aimed at the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula.  

Singapore


Get up to speed on the Singapore summit: How'd we get here and what do we know?

NBCNews.comNBCNews.com - Jun 10, 2018
Get up to speed on the Singapore summit: How'd we get here and what do we know? Relations between the U.S. and North Korea grew increasingly hostile over the past year, but have since smoothed over — leading to this summit. by Erik Ortiz / Jun.10.2018 ...  

Stockholm


Gardiner pulls up in Stockholm

EyeWitness NewsEyeWitness News - Jun 12, 2018
Steven Gardiner suffered his first loss in the 2017-2018 track and field season in the men's 200 metres (m) on Sunday, as the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League made a stop in Stockholm, Sweden. At the 50m mark, ...  

Sydney


Sydney, Melbourne among the world's most expensive cities to move to: study

Domain NewsDomain News - Jun 12, 2018
Two Australian cities have been declared some of the most expensive places to move in the world, according to a study released by a Berlin-based company. Sydney is sixth most expensive and Melbourne 14th, according to furnished apartment listing ...  

Tokyo


Mercari, a rare Japanese unicorn, untraded in Tokyo debut

ReutersReuters - Jun 19, 2018
TOKYO (Reuters) - Flea market app operator Mercari Inc's shares were untraded with a glut of buy orders in their Tokyo stock market debut on Tuesday morning, underscoring strong investor appetite for a rare Japanese unicorn. FILE PHOTO: Novelty goods ...  

Toronto


Orioles are swept out of Toronto in ugly fashion

Washington PostWashington Post - Jun 11, 2018
TORONTO — The Baltimore Orioles' season hit a new low in multiple ways Sunday afternoon at Rogers Centre, swept out of Toronto with an ugly 13-3 loss, tying their worst margin of defeat this season while sinking a season-low 26 games under .500.  

Vancouver


Migos' no-show at Vancouver hip-hop fest leaves fans feeling bad, not boujee

CBC.caCBC.ca - Jun 11, 2018
A two-day hip-hop festival in Vancouver left some fans disappointed when the headline act failed to show up on Sunday. The inaugural Breakout Fest at the PNE grounds promised an all-star line-up with some of hip-hop's biggest names performing over two ...  

Venice


Pauline Boudry/Renate Lorenz Will Represent Switzerland at the ...

ARTnewsARTnews - Jun 11, 2018
The Berlin-based duo Pauline Boudry/Renate Lorenz will represent Switzerland at the 2019 Venice Biennale, which runs from May to November next year.  

Vienna


Kurz vows Vienna to support Israel security needs in 'tough neighborhood'

The Jerusalem PostThe Jerusalem Post - Jun 11, 2018
Israel's neighbors are not like Austria's – Liechtenstein and Switzerland – and for that reason Vienna will try to raise the awareness of Israel's security concerns inside the European Union, visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said Monday ...  

 
 
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