Deadly Bomb Explosion Kills At Least 16 At Tourist Hotspot In Bangkok

An explosion in central Bangkok earlier today reportedly killed at least 16 people and injured about 80 others.

According to Reuters, the bomb detonated from a motorcycle, and Mashable reports the explosion occurred around 7 pm local time in front of the Hindu Erawan Shrine. Since it is a popular tourist attraction, there are numerous luxury hotels and upscale shopping centers located near the shrine in the Ratchaprasong neighborhood.

A paramedic reportedly said the explosion left a...

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