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The site of Monday's deadly bomb blast is an important location which exemplifies political struggles in Thailand, says Aim Sinpeng, lecturer in comparative politics at The University of Sydney.
Panic? No. Grief, tension and uncertainty? Yes. Those are my impressions of the mood in the Thai capital after Monday's bomb.
Steve Wilford, Asia Pacific Director for Global Risk Analysis at Control Risks Singapore, says Monday's explosion indicates that political risks remain high after 2014's military coup, which have resulted in intermittent security risks.
Authorities in Tianjin are holding another press conference on Tuesday, with updates on the death toll related to last week's massive explosions. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.
Kasem Prunratanamala, head of Thailand Research from CIMB, says the bomb explosion which occurred in one of Bangkok's most renowned shrines on Monday is the "worst attack" on the country in 40 years.
Shock waves rippled through Bangkok as the Thai city surveyed the aftermath of a deadly pipe-bomb explosion at a well-known shrine.
While the deadly bomb explosion has shaken the country, life in Thailand has resumed to "relatively normal" levels on Tuesday, says Thailand-based co-founder of MBMG Group, Paul Gambles.
Suchit Bunbongkarn, director at Institute for Security and International Studies, discusses the bomb explosion which occurred in one of Bangkok's most renowned shrines on Monday.
Traffic deaths spike 14% in the first six months of 2015; injuries are up by a third.
A man entered a restricted area at Ohio's Cedar Point amusement park to look for a lost cellphone and was struck and killed by a roller coaster.
Air pollution contributes to the deaths of an estimated 1.6 million people in China every year, according to a newly scientific paper, the NYT reports.
A survivor has been pulled out from the wreckage left by the huge explosion in Tianjin, China, more than a day after the deadly blast, according to reports.
Richard Engel of NBC News reports on the attacks overnight in Turkey.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on a shooting outside the U.S. consulate in Istanbul, which remains closed until further notice.
An Afghan official says his government is examining claims that reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Omar is dead.
Connecticut residents are getting some unwelcome news: Their state has become the most expensive place to die in the U.S.
Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees who co-founded the natural cosmetics company, died yesterday. He was 80.
Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees who co-founded the natural cosmetics company before it sold to Clorox, has died. He was 80.
Cable television pioneer and Comcast founder Ralph Roberts passed away Thursday night. He was an icon, mentor and friend to many. He will be greatly missed.
Roberts, who served as the company's chairman emeritus, founded Comcast when he bought a small cable system in Mississippi in 1963.