June 17, Saturday, 2017 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Fumiko Konoe and Ms. Risa Shimizu

1. Seven crew members of a U.S. Aegis destroyer are reportedly missing following a collision with a Philippine merchant vessel on the Pacific near the coast of central Japan.
2. London police have confirmed at least 30 people died from the fire that engulfed a 24-story building on Wednesday.
3. Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl has died. He was 87. Kohl was known for reuniting Germany and working to bring Europe together.