Good morning! Here are our top stories to kick-start your Saturday, May 14.
Mercury in S'pore hits 36.8 deg C in April, second-highest temperature on record
US tells Asean leaders summit marks ‘new era’ for ties
UK sanctions Putin's inner circle, including alleged girlfriend
Ms Alina Kabaeva, a former Olympic gymnast, is believed to be Mr Putin's current partner.
Musk puts on hold $61b deal for Twitter, but says he remains committed after shares slump