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  • No need to blush: Condoms included with every meal

    No need to blush: Condoms included with every meal
    BANGKOK — This city has plenty of offbeat restaurants, from a supper club with beds instead of tables to a Japanese diner where robots do the serving, but the cafe with a cause is Cabbages & Condoms. The restaurant is uniquely decorated with condoms...
  • 'The Amazing Race' recap: Episode 5, 'I Feel Like I'm in a Circus'

    'The Amazing Race' recap: Episode 5, 'I Feel Like I'm in a Circus'
    In this week’s Amazing Race, Phil takes the great big Deck of Racing Cards and flings it up into the air. Rankings shift everywhere, then again. You want Ugly Americans? We got ‘em. You want helpful locals? We got ‘em. You want...
  • Pribram: Reporting from world-famous Uluwatu

    BALI, INDONESIA — I'm sitting here poolside having an ice cold Bin Tang wondering if today's paddleout for Uluwatu is going to happen or not. So far nothing that has been promised has happened. Yesterday the only person (Curtis Lowe) who seems...
  • Bangkok's Grand Palace at Risk Amid Record Flooding

    Bangkok's Grand Palace at Risk Amid Record Flooding
    Bangkok, Thailand (CNN) -- Severe flooding in Thailand on Saturday threatened central areas of Bangkok, a bustling capital barely above sea level and facing inundation at the next high tide predicted at 13 feet. Residents who decided to stay in their...
  • Roasted Fetuses Found Hidden in Luggage

    Roasted Fetuses Found Hidden in Luggage
    BANGKOK, Thailand -- Six roasted fetuses covered with gold for black magic rituals were found in a Bangkok hotel room, Thai police said. Chow Hok Kuen, a 28-year-old British citizen of Taiwanese origin, faces charges of hiding and covering dead bodies...
  • Thailand upset with Lady Gaga

    Thailand upset with Lady Gaga
    Seems everyone's bashing Lady Gaga lately. First, Madonna dissed her implying "Born This Way" was just an "Express Yourself" ripoff. Gaga was hurt, but chose to shake it off, telling her Little Monsters in New Zealand, "There's no need to put people...
  • Abbey Victor Kovens, travel agent

    Abbey Victor Kovens, travel agent
    Abbey Victor Kovens, a Baltimore travel agent who during the 1970s circled the world in record time, earning him a mention in the Guinness Book of World Records, died Wednesday of complications from heart disease at his Owings Mills home. He was 67. The...
  • Quick Takes

    Quick Takes
    France aims against TV for toddlers France's broadcast authority has banned French channels from airing TV shows aimed at children under 3 years old, to shield them from developmental risks it says television viewing poses at that age. The ruling also...
  • Finding inspiration across the room

    Finding inspiration across the room
    "Have you ever tried Okinawan sake?" It wasn't a question. Not the way the giant Korean dude said it. Not the way he and his band of long-haired, tattooed, well-armed friends stood around grinning like something fun was about to happen, like the haole...
  • The charm of Thai fusion at Naraya

    The charm  of Thai fusion at Naraya
    LIGHT from the tabletop votives flickers in the large framed mirrors on the tiny cafe's gray walls as Patrick Suwan, chef and co-owner of Naraya, who also works the front of the house, sets our appetizers before us. There's not a seen-this-one-before dish...
  • David Carradine dies at 72; star of 'Kung Fu'

    David Carradine dies at 72; star of 'Kung Fu'
    David Carradine, who became a TV icon in the early 1970s starring as an enigmatic Buddhist monk with a flair for martial arts in "Kung Fu" and more recently played the head of a group of assassins in the "Kill Bill" movies, has been found dead in Bangkok,...