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Gunmen attack Shiite shrine in Afghan capital, take hostages

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least three gunmen wearing military uniforms have attacked a Shiite shrine in Kabul and taken an unknown number of people hostage. Sediq Sediqqi, the spokesman for the Interior Ministry, said on Tuesday that one of the gunmen has been shot dead by police. The Public Health […]
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump’s upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cuts to domestic progra
EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — In the past three days, Islamic State militants in Egypt’s volatile northern Sinai region abducted four men accused of collaborating with the government, three of them du
LOS ANGELES (AP) — If Warren Beatty needs someone to talk to following Sunday night’s epic award mix-up at Sunday night’s Oscars, Steve Harvey is open ears. While hosting the Miss Univers
US President Donald Trump proposes a $54bn (£43bn) increase in military spending - a rise of about 9% on 2016
Conservative presidential candidate says France is marred by 'quasi-civil war' atmosphere during campaign
SAINT-JEROME, Que. - A trial for a former national ski coach who faces dozens of sex-related charges involving allegations from girls as young as 12 has been put off until Thursday. The 57 charges ag
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish official says the son of a Nazi official has returned three artworks that his family had looted from Krakow during World War II. Krzysztof Marcinkiewicz, spokesman for
George W Bush says in a rare TV interview that a free media is needed to call those in power to account.
ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky jailer says six inmates have been treated at a hospital after apparently taking some kind of contraband. Hardin County Jailer Danny Allen told news outlets that s
The conflict has led to protests, schools remaining closed, and the Internet is offline.              
Movement for Rights and Freedoms' decision to select Attack party candidates criticized
BOSTON (AP) — The eight Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority trains that derailed last year were the most of any light rail public transit agency in the country. The federal National Transit Da
Quoting sources, Politico reported that the incident comes a week after President Trump expressed frustration with the unauthorised sharing of information by individuals in his administration.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A flight attendant accused of making bogus bomb threats on two Skywest flights in 2015 has signed a plea deal to avoid trial, but he could still end up spending decades in priso
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The uncle of a 9-year-old boy who was fatally beaten over a missing piece of birthday cake has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for handcuffing him to a chair and watchi
Maj Gen Al-Hussaini said that IS militants were fighting back with snipers, anti-tank missiles and suicide car bombs, describing the clashes as "fierce".
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Monday it will hear an appeal from a Georgia death row inmate who says lower courts failed to look at lengthy, detailed rulings in his case when turning away
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VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — A south Georgia deputy has been killed in a fiery crash while on the job. News outlets report Lowndes County Deputy Chris Butler died Saturday when his patrol car struck a semi-t
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California high school is abandoning an annual fundraising auction to buy a senior for a day after classmates said they consider the practice insensitive and R
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s problem-plagued inquiry into child sex abuse has finally gotten under way, years after it was organized amid revelations that entertainers, clergy and senior politicians
The Geneva-based body was holding its first meeting with Washington's seat occupied by an envoy from President Donald Trump's government.  
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Demonstrators will rally at police headquarters in St. John's today following a weekend of outrage after a Newfoundland officer was acquitted of sexual assault. A jury Friday found
GATINEAU, Que. - Quebec MP Guy Caron is joining the race to lead the NDP, bringing to three the number of candidates so far in the race to succeed Tom Mulcair. Caron, an economist who was first elec
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Police in Florida say a drunken man on a scooter hurled slurs and taunts at a gay couple in Key West. A Key West police report says it happened early last Thursday morning as 38
NIS said four of eight suspects behind murder worked for Pyongyang's Ministry of State Security
Key players behind winning Middle Eastern movies were absent from the Academy Awards ceremony, in a sign that renewed tensions between the U.S. and some countries in the region are reverberating in th
The blaze began early in the morning, sending thick plumes of smoke billowing over the Somali capital as flames devoured market stalls whose hodge-podge placement made it difficult for firefighters t
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has upheld a requirement that forces groups to say who is paying for issue advertising directed at candidates in an approaching election. The justices on Monday af
Monarchy tries to build economic and religious ties in region, taking more independent tack after tensions with U.S. ally.
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