Blinded investigator to Indonesia graft fighters: Stay brave

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An anti-corruption investigator blinded by an acid attack is urging graft fighters to "stay brave" as he returns to Indonesia after months of medical treatment. ...

Louisiana ordered to pay $154K over blocked marriage law

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge has ordered the state of Louisiana to pay more than $150,000 in fees and costs to attorneys for a man who successfully challenged a law that prevented him and other ...

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Threats to Sharks Shift Away From China

(CHINA / WILDAID) - Consumption of shark fin soup in China is no longer the single greatest threat to sharks, according to a report released today by global conservation organization WildAid. &ldqu...

Four Chinese nabbed in joint Indonesia-Taiwan crystal meth crackdown

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Indonesian authorities announced Tuesday that a vessel was found with up to 1.6 tonnes of crystal methamphetamine in a global crackdown, according to Apple Daily. Four Chine...

Indonesia mobilizes to combat health-damaging forest fires

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Four Indonesian provinces have declared emergencies in anticipation of worsening forest fires that each year spread health-damaging haze across the region. ...

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Volcanic blast reshaped summit of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The eruption of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung that shot ash 5 kilometers (3 miles) high also "annihilated" the mountain's summit. Before and after images from ...

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Police arrest 5 who killed orangutan in Borneo with air gun

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police say they have arrested four men and a boy who shot a critically endangered orangutan at least 130 times with an air gun. Villagers spotted...

Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its...