Observers and activists in Vietnam are concerned about a fine against a foreign-owned steel factory for polluting ocean waters along the coast.
The world stopped and watched Usain Bolt on Sunday night for less than 10 seconds.
Pictures from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have been beautiful.
Last year, some of the biggest fires in recent history burned through parts of Indonesia.
Officials say Vietnam has moved mobile rocket launchers to several islands in the South China Sea. The move is likely to raise tensions with China in the disputed area.
Lee Eun-ju is a South Korean gymnast.
American swimmer Michael Phelps has won more Olympic medals than anyone in history.
The United States is working to reach its goal of bringing 10,000 Syrian refugees to the country by the end of September.
Kohei Uchimura is a Japanese gymnast.
South Korean and U.S. military officials say North Korea carried out a ballistic missile test early Wednesday.