TL;DR – Everything you need to know, summarised for you daily at 5pm.
1) ‘ISIS elements’ behind nightclub blast in Malaysia[media-credit name=”straitstimes.com” link=”http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/malaysian-police-confirm-isis-elements-behind-nightclub-blast?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook&link_time=1467619079#xtor=CS1-10″ align=”aligncenter” width=”780″][/media-credit]
Malaysian police said they believed that there were ISIS elements behind the grenade blast at a nightclub last week in Puchong, Selangor which wounded eight people.
2) Joey Mead King’s husband Ian King comes out as a trans woman[media-credit id=2 align=”aligncenter” width=”583″][/media-credit]
Businessman and car-enthusiast Ian King who is husband to TV host and model Joey Mead King has come out as a trans woman and is now known as Angelina Mead King.
3) New scam alert
Move over, DHL scammers.
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4) The new president of the Philippines is now urging the public to kill drug addicts
The newly elected Philippines president, Rodrigo Duterte, urged a crowd of about 500 people on Thursday to kill drug addicts.
“If you know of any addicts, go ahead and kill them yourself, as getting their parents to do it would be too painful,” he told people in a Manila slum he was visiting after taking his presidential oath.
5) Chinese Company Sues New Balance For Trademark Infringement
Footwear company New Balance lost at a copyright battle in China, prompting it to pay $750K in damages.
We are trying to wrap our head around this.