Welcome to #theBrief, the four stories to know about right now—from the editors of TIME+ READ ARTICLE
Here are the stories TIME is watching this Thursday, May 22:
- Thailand’s military seizes control of the government, announcing a coup they had previously been denying.
- A California woman captive for 10 years is free after she used Facebook to contact her sister.
- Facebook will soon know what you watch on TV. A new optional feature uses mobile device microphones to tag the shows you watch and the songs you listen to.
- Bees! A truck carrying 20 million bees overturns in Delaware, creating a huge highway swarm.
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