Malaysia makes largest bust of crystal meth in shipment from Myanmar

Malaysia has made its largest ever seizure of crystal methamphetamine, officials said on Monday, finding nearly 1.2 tonnes of the drug disguised as tea in a shipment from Myanmar, and arrested six suspected traffickers. The bust comes as Southeast Asia reports a flood of the stimulant throughout the region. Indonesia and Thailand have also made… Read More Malaysia makes largest bust of crystal meth in shipment from Myanmar

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush hospitalized for low blood pressure and fatigue

​Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush was taken to a hospital in Maine on Sunday after experiencing low blood pressure and fatigue, a family spokesman said on Twitter. Bush, the oldest living former U.S. president, will likely remain at Southern Maine Health Care for a few days for observation, said the spokesman, Jim McGrath. “The… Read More Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush hospitalized for low blood pressure and fatigue

Thousands evacuated as Storm Alberto heads towards southeastern U.S.

​Subtropical Storm Alberto is expected to slam into the Florida Panhandle about mid-afternoon Monday, and wallop parts of the southeastern United States with drenching rains, blasting winds and possible tornadoes, officials said. Forecasters said it could bring life-threatening inundation to Southern coastal states. “It’s maintained its strength and wind speeds overnight, and it looks like… Read More Thousands evacuated as Storm Alberto heads towards southeastern U.S.