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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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US President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation to join his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron at Bastille Day celebrations in Paris on July 14, French and US officials said Wednesday.
Swiss police have arrested four people this month with suspected links to jihadist organisations like the ISIS, fearing some posed "an immediate danger", prosecutors said Wednesday.
Moscow believes that a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Donald Trump will take place on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg
Companies and governments around the world on June 28 counted the cost of a software epidemic that has disrupted ports, hospitals, and banks. Ukraine, which was hardest hit and where the attack likely
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte assured troops on Wednesday that he would protect them from any legal action if they accidentally kill civilians while battling militants who have besieged a south
Not only is the UK leaving but the EU also has pressing new spending demands, a commissioner warns.
RANGELEY, Maine (AP) — An Australian company is buying the family-owned Saddleback Mountain ski area in Maine that has been shuttered for the last two winter seasons. Majella Group and former owners
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) — The owner of an eight-bedroom mansion in New Hampshire where more than 80 neglected Great Danes were seized insists she is innocent. A lawyer for Christina Fay told The Associa
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A black Mississippi citizen is taking his case against the Confederate-themed state flag to the U.S. Supreme Court. Carlos Moore says lower courts incorrectly rejected his argum
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire has become the first state in the country to give preference to grandparents in custody cases involving substance abuse. The Concord Monitor reports (
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday expressed confidence that the Republican-led Senate would ultimately prevail in passing legislation aimed at repealing and replacing the 2010 healthcare law pa
PRESTON, Md. (AP) — Beside a quiet stream on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, a 19th century brick house that once served as a way station on the Underground Railroad can bring present-day visitors to
US insinuations are an invitation to terrorists, extremists, armed Syrian opposition to fabricate provocation, says Moscow
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two Republican-controlled House subcommittees have soundly rejected President Donald Trump’s proposals to slash the Agriculture Department, overseas food aid and water project
Mr Trump will again meet Emmanuel Macron, who accused him of a "not innocent" handshake last month.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Aides to Democratic Sen. Mazie Hirono, who is being treated for kidney cancer, say surgery to remove a lesion on her rib went well. The surgery was Tuesday. Aides tweeted on her acc
Quebec is investing $147 million to help the social and cultural development of First Nations and Inuit in the province. With the five-year plan, the province wants to introduce new services ......
TORONTO - The lawyer for a man who threw a beer can onto the field during a dramatic Blue Jays playoff game last fall says his client should receive an ...
LONDON (AP) — A British Transport Police officer who fought off three extremists in London’s Borough Market with only a baton says he thought he was going to die after being stabbed multiple ti
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Republican Gov. Rick Scott violated the state constitution by taking 24 murder cases out of the hands of a Florida state attorney who refuses to seek the ...
MINEOLA, N.Y. - Robert Durst's longtime friends are fighting in a New York court to avoid being sent to testify in California in a pretrial hearing in the millionaire's murder ...
NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s Cabinet has approved a plan to sell a stake in the debt-ridden national airline, Air India. The finance ministry said Wednesday that the government has agreed in princi
CINCINNATI (AP) — A coalition of groups demanding that a white former police officer be tried a third time in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black motorist plans a protest at the University of Cinc
The French president, who campaigned for president on a platform of labor reform, says changes to employment regulations are needed to reinvigorate the country’s economy.
Allied military spending will increase about $12 billion this year, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization said moving in a direction pushed by President Trump.
Kenya has become the first country in Africa to introduce a generic version of the current drug of choice for people living with HIV, officials said.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Stacey English has modest desires for her 7-year-old daughter Addison: Be able to eat without gagging and move both her arms. But since Addison’s occupational therapist wen
NORWAY, P.E.I. - The Canadian Coast Guard and Fisheries and Oceans hope to beach a dead right whale on a Prince Edward Island shore today in an effort to learn ...
PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman has been arrested on child abuse charges after authorities said she gave birth to a child fathered by an 11-year-old. Hillsborough County Sheriff’s offi
DEBLOIS, Maine — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Maine’s wild blueberry growers saw another decrease in crop value in 2016. Wild blueberries are one of Maine’s most recognized agr
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has assured troops that he will protect them from any legal action if they accidentally kill civilians while battling militants who have besieged a southern city.
OTTAWA - Security and justice officials from the Five Eyes alliance say they will explore more timely and detailed information sharing to detect terrorists and extremist fighters. In a joint communiq
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man who spent nearly two decades in mental hospitals for a conviction of a 1997 sexual assault of a teenage girl has been cleared of the crime after retesting of ge
A Swedish appeals court has increased the sentences for three men convicted over a gang rape which was streamed live on a closed Facebook group.

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