“Bodies everywhere”: That’s how a witness described the carnage after someone detonated a bomb in Bangkok, Thailand, apparently targeting a popular Hindu shrine. The explosion killed at least 22 people and wounded another 120. Now the hunt is on to figure out who carried out the bombing — and why.
From soldiers to firefighters: For the first time since 2006, active duty military personnel will help fight wildfires scorching huge parts of the West. About 95 fires have destroyed hundreds of homes and have torched more than 1 million acres in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, California, Nevada and Colorado.
INDONESIA PLANE CRASH
Nasty weather and treacherous terrain have prevented crews from reaching the Trigana Air Service plane that crashed Sunday in Indonesia. But on Tuesday, rescue workers finally managed to reach the mountainous site — and found at least 38 bodies. The plane was carrying 54 people across Papua province.