Where the tombstones stood: Revisit Saigon's former graveyards

En Vnexpress - The city’s largest graveyard is going to be demolished to make space for skyscrapers, and it’s not the first to evict its occupants.

Self-proclaimed former ‘terrible racist’ donates $2k to black church

Yahoo News A black church in Greenville, South Carolina received an anonymous $2,000 donation accompanied by a candid letter from a reformed “terrible racist” in which the writer credited religion

Former national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

Yahoo News Zbigniew Brzezinski, the hawkish Polish-born Cold War strategist and former top aide to US president Jimmy Carter, has died, his family said. He was 89.

Former top Vietnamese official implicated in Formosa scandal asks to resign as legislator

Baomoi - A former top provincial official who was among those punished by the government for their roles in the notorious Formosa environmental disaster has asked to step down as a delegate of the

Former ‘Apprentice’ contestant sues Trump. Will presidential immunity shield him?

Yahoo News President Trump’s lawyer said the president is immune while in office from the defamation claims brought by a former "Apprentice" contestant who accused him of sexual harassment. 

Former Russian lawmaker and Moscow critic gunned down in Ukraine

Yahoo News A former member of the Russian Duma who had moved to Ukraine was shot and killed in Kiev on Thursday, sparking allegations that the murder was politically motivated. Denis Voronenkov was

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort received millions to promote Putin

Yahoo News Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigned in August, amid swirling rumors of his connections to foreign governments, including Russia. A new Associated Press investigation

Larry Nassar, former USA gymnastic coach, is charged with sexual assault

Yahoo News Dr. Nassar, who specialized in treating female gymnasts at Michigan State University and through the USA Gymnastics organization, faces charges in two Michigan counties, including

Former champion Tomas Berdych into second round in Rotterdam

Yahoo News ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Former champion Tomas Berdych beat Romanian qualifier Marius Copil 7-6 (3), 6-4 to reach the second round of the World Tennis Tournament on Monday.

US blocks appointment of former Palestinian PM as UN envoy to Libya

Yahoo News The United States on Friday blocked the appointment of former Palestinian prime minister Salam Fayyad to be the new UN envoy to Libya. US Ambassador Nikki Haley said in a statement that

China to try former secret police official for bribery

Yahoo News China will prosecute a former high ranking official in its secret police for suspected bribery, the state prosecutor said on Monday, taking a step that will almost certainly result in a

UN removes former Afghan warlord from blacklist

Yahoo News KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The United Nations has removed the name of a former Afghan warlord from its Islamic State group and al-Qaida sanctions list.

Brazil's former first lady dies at 66 after stroke

Yahoo News SAO PAULO (AP) — Former Brazilian first lady Marisa Leticia Lula da Silva, a constant and strong presence at the side of husband Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva during his rise to the presidency

Discarded IS receipts offer glimpse into former Mosul life

Yahoo News MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Receipts from taxi rides, ledgers listing internet usage for the privileged few and random logbooks documenting an ever tighter economy are just some of the documents

Wife of former Brazil leader Lula near death after stroke

Yahoo News Marisa Leticia, the wife of former Brazilian president, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, no longer shows any brain activity after a stroke last week, doctors said in a statement on Thursday,

Former Chelsea star Lampard retires at 38

Yahoo News Former England and Chelsea midfield star Frank Lampard retired on Thursday aged 38, calling time on a playing career that will be remembered as one of the Premier League's finest. Lampard

Former Southwest Baptist University football player charged

Yahoo News BOLIVAR, Mo. (AP) — A former football player at Southwest Baptist University was charged Wednesday in a videotaped assault at a group home for children.

Former UN chief Ban won't run for South Korea presidency

Yahoo News SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday that he won't run for South Korea's presidency, a surprise announcement that removes a well-known figure

New Zealand hires former Trump campaign director to lobby for business visas

Yahoo News By Charlotte Greenfield WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand has hired a former campaign field director for U.S. President Donald Trump to help its push for a long-sought visa that would

Syria Islamist factions, including former al Qaeda branch, join forces: statement

Yahoo News BEIRUT (Reuters) - Several Syrian Islamist factions including al Qaeda's former branch in the country said on Saturday they were joining forces, as clashes between jihadists and more

'Old school' Cuper looking to restore Egypt to former glories

Yahoo News Port-Gentil (Gabon) (AFP) - Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final between Egypt and Morocco is set to be a classic battle of managerial minds, bringing together a two-time winner of

China jails two former officials, who fled abroad, for corruption

Yahoo News Chinese courts have jailed two former officials for corruption who had fled abroad to try and avoid justice, the ruling Communist Party's anti-graft watchdog said on Monday. China has

Current, former major leaguers die in Dominican crashes

Yahoo News SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and former major leaguer Andy Marte died in separate traffic accidents early Sunday in their native

U.S. asks South Korea to arrest former U.N. chief Ban's brother

Yahoo News The U.S. government has asked South Korea to arrest a brother of former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon on charges that he engaged in a bribery scheme to carry out the sale of a

Former head of southern fleet appointed to lead China's navy

Yahoo News BEIJING (AP) — China's increasingly powerful navy received a new commander on Friday with the appointment of the former head of the southern fleet responsible for securing the disputed