Jay Inslee, the governor of Washington state, has asked President Barack Obama on Thursday to declare a federal emergency in the state as it fights wildfires that have killed at least three firefighters.
Thailand's government said Thursday that the Bangkok bombing earlier this week was "unlikely" to have been caused by an international terrorist organization.
Reports of a mid-air collision between two planes over western Slovakia surfaced Thursday, with at least seven people presumed dead.
Danny became a hurricane earlier than expected. It's the first hurricane of the Atlantic season.
South Korea's first woman prime minister is to serve a two-year prison sentence and pay a fine for accepting illegal donations – a ruling she described to reporters on Thursday as unfair.