prime minister has banned vagrant elephants from the streets of Bangkok
in an effort to ease traffic chaos.
Thaksin Shinawatra says elephants brought in from the countryside cause
road problems in the congested capital city.
In his national weekly radio address, he said he had told the Interior
Scores of domesticated elephants – estimates range from 60 to 250 – roam
Archive for December 13th, 2003
Northington, a long-unemployed and homeless artist, was alone and adrift
on the streets of Boston when he somehow ended up
wheels of an MBTA bus he had just been thrown off of for not having the
full fare. Suddenly, there were two competing bidders to claim
the body – a sister from Kentucky and a previously unknown son from nearby
abounds that the newfound familial competition to claim the body may
be more about claiming the right to sue the MBTA…..
Northington, 59, had been disabled and homeless, living in shelters,
33-year-old Thomas Leslie told police that he and Northington were just
Just a few days before Northington’s death, the two were making plans
Growing up, Leslie said, his relationship with his father consisted of
Leslie added: "I remember every conversation we had, from my childhood
But all this is news to Northington’s sister Kathleen Huddleston and to her Boston nieces and nephews,
from the Boston Globe