• Malaysia police arrest 7 boys linked to deadly fire

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police said Saturday they have arrested seven boys suspected of intentionally starting a fire at an Islamic boarding school that killed 23 people because students there had teased them.

  • Verstappen fastest in final Singapore GP practice

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Having clinched pole position and with his rival qualifying in fifth, Sebastian Vettel is perfectly placed to wrestle back the championship lead from Lewis Hamilton in Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix.

  • Bangladesh accuses Myanmar of violating its airspace

    COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladeshi authorities summoned Myanmar’s envoy to protest what they said were violations of their airspace as the number of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in western Myanmar in the past three weeks reached more than 400,000.

  • Fleeing Rohingya Muslims watch as homes burn in Myanmar

    TUMBRU, Bangladesh (AP) — Days after fleeing their village on the Myanmar side of the border fence, a group of Rohingya Muslims watched from just inside Bangladesh as yet another house went up in flames.

  • McLaren splits with Honda, names Renault as engine supplier

    SINGAPORE (AP) — McLaren will end its acrimonious partnership with engine supplier Honda at the end of the Formula One season and work with Renault.

  • Ricciardo crushes lap record in Singapore GP practice

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo crushed his own lap record as he posted the fastest time in the first practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday.

  • Typhoon Doksuri batters central Vietnam with winds, rains

    HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Typhoon Doksuri slammed into central Vietnam on Friday, killing four people and injuring 10 others as heavy rains and strong winds ripped off roofs and knocked over many electricity poles.