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Rocket blast reported near US embassy in Afghanistan just minutes into 9/11 anniversary

A huge rocket blast was reported near the US embassy in Afghanistan early Wednesday local time — just minutes into the anniversary of the 9/11 ...

Rocket blast reported near US embassy in Afghanistan just minutes into 9/11 anniversary

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Rocket hits US Embassy in Afghanistan on 9/11 anniversary AP Photo/Cara Anna KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A rocket exploded at the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan just minutes into Wednesday, the anniversary of the...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Rocket explodes at U.S. Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary The 9/11 anniversary is a sensitive day in Afghanistan’s capital and one on which attacks have occurred....
02:20, 2019-09-11

Two dead and radiation spike reported after Russia rocket test blast Explosion at military range in Arkhangelsk is second deadly defence incident in weekTwo people have been killed and radiation levels reportedly spike...
15:44, 2019-08-08

Rocket fired at US embassy in Iraq the same model used by Iran The rocket that exploded Sunday outside the U.S. embassy in Baghdad is of a design trafficked by Iran and used by Middle Eastern terrorist groups....
04:40, 2019-05-20

Massive suicide bomb blast rocks Afghan capital near UK embassy - 100 injured A MASSIVE suicide bomb has rocked the Afghanistan capital of Kabul near the British embassy....
11:36, 2019-07-01

Afghanistan wedding hall blast: more than 60 killed, 180 injured Explosion in packed Kabul venue comes as Donald Trump talks up prospects of peace deal with TalibanAn explosion ripped through a wedding hall on a bu...
06:36, 2019-08-18

Afghanistan: Blast hits Kabul diplomatic area A loud explosion has shaken central Kabul near an area housing the US Embassy. This is the latest attack to rock the Afghan capital as the US and the...
09:32, 2019-09-05

Official: Bomb blast in western Afghanistan kills 2 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says that a bomb blast in the western province of Herat has killed at least two people, including a chil...
08:44, 2019-05-18

Afghanistan wedding hall blast: more than 60 dead, 180 injured Explosion in packed Kabul venue comes as Donald Trump talks up prospects of peace deal with TalibanAn explosion ripped through a wedding hall on a bu...
06:04, 2019-08-18

Afghanistan: Dozens killed in blast at Kabul wedding hall At least 63 people have been killed and nearly 200 wounded in a suicide bombing in Kabul. No group claimed responsibility for the attack, although th...
07:12, 2019-08-18

Afghanistan: Dozens injured in blast at Kabul wedding hall Afghanistan's Interior Ministry reports there has been an explosion at a wedding hall in Kabul. Numerous people have been injured, but it is unclear ...
23:48, 2019-08-17

European Vega rocket lost minutes after liftoff The rocket carrying a satellite is believed to have landed in the sea, the first failure in 15 launches....
06:48, 2019-07-11

Russia honours 'national heroes' killed in mysterious nuclear rocket blast Five scientists died during suspected secret testing of a nuclear-powered crusie missile Russia has bestowed posthumous awards and praised as “nation...
05:16, 2019-08-12

Unexplained rocket blast in Iran draws Trump tweet, Tehran taunt Thursday’s explosion marked the third failure involving a launch at the center, which has raised suspicions of sabotage in Iran’s space program....
14:16, 2019-08-31

Minutes after wishing his wife ‘happy anniversary,’ he was found dead PHOENIX (12 News)- A father is dead after a heartbreaking incident on Phoenix streets. Seventy-one-year-old Harold Treadwell was found dead in a car ...
22:40, 2019-08-01

Washington Monument turned into Saturn V rocket for Apollo anniversary The Washington Monument looked more like Kennedy Space Center this weekend, when a life-size projection of the Saturn V rocket that carried the first...
21:48, 2019-07-21

Blast off with these TV specials celebrating 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's moon landing To honor the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, here are some television specials and series to check out.       &...
08:00, 2019-07-18

Rocket Report: Omega rocket blows a nozzle, NASA still wants 2020 SLS launch Enlarge / The mighty Delta IV Heavy rocket takes to the skies. (credit: Aurich Lawson/United Launch Alliance) Welcome to Edition 2.02 of the Rocket...
13:20, 2019-05-31

Rocket Report: Cause of Vega failure found, China seeks rocket customers Enlarge / The mighty Delta IV Heavy rocket takes to the skies. (credit: Aurich Lawson/United Launch Alliance) Welcome to Edition 2.14 of the Rocket...
13:28, 2019-09-06

Rocket Report: Falcon 9 rocket muscles up, ULA to conduct reuse test Enlarge / The Rocket Report is published weekly. (credit: Arianespace) Welcome to Edition 1.49 of the Rocket Report! Another week has come and gone...
13:40, 2019-05-17

Rocket Report: Clarity on Dragon’s loss, key SLS rocket test to occur Enlarge / The mighty Delta IV Heavy rocket takes to the skies. (credit: Aurich Lawson/United Launch Alliance) Welcome to Edition 1.47 of the Rocket...
13:36, 2019-05-03

Rocket Report: Catching a falling fairing, where’s China’s biggest rocket? Enlarge / The Electron launch vehicle is ready to soar. (credit: Rocket Lab) Welcome to Edition 2.05 of the Rocket Report! Some interesting news th...
13:28, 2019-06-28

Pokemon GO Team Rocket Grunts: How To Find Team Rocket Pokestops and Grunts? Find out how to battle Team Rocket Grunts, how to catch Shadow Pokemon, and why you want to....
19:36, 2019-07-25

Oman says it will reopen its embassy in Iraq DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Oman says it will reopen its embassy in Iraq, decades after it closed its diplomatic post. Oman’s Foreign Mi...
05:24, 2019-05-13

Taiwan changing name of de-facto embassy in US TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan says it is changing the name of its de-facto embassy in the U.S. amid the strongest relations between the sides in decad...
04:44, 2019-05-25

Spanish FM says Venezuela embassy can’t be political center BEIRUT (AP) — Spain’s acting foreign minister says a Venezuelan anti-government activist is a guest at the Spanish Embassy in Caracas, which ca...
13:52, 2019-05-03

US Embassy in Honduras burned amid protests The main entrance of the U.S. Embassy in Honduras was burned Friday amid protests, according to reports....
01:48, 2019-06-01

Belgium: Man arrested over US Embassy attack plot The suspect was reportedly seen acting suspiciously near the US Embassy in Brussels. He has been charged with an attempted terrorist attack, but deni...
05:36, 2019-06-25

Activists vow to stay inside the Venezuelan embassy WASHINGTON (AP) — Activists who have staged a protest inside the Venezuelan embassy for 35 days say they plan to stay put hours after law enforcement...
16:00, 2019-05-14

Canada suspending operations at embassy in Venezuela TORONTO (AP) — Canada is suspending operations at its embassy in Venezuela. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said in a statement Sunday that Venezu...
00:36, 2019-06-03

Russian embassy visits Butina in prison MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s embassy in the United States says its diplomats have visited the gun-rights activist who was sentenced to prison last we...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Canada suspends operations at Venezuela embassy Canada has temporarily shut its embassy in Venezuela, saying President Nicolas Maduro's government is refusing to renew visas for Canadian diplomats....
06:00, 2019-06-03

No diplomats, no Venezuelans as activists occupy DC embassy WASHINGTON (AP) — The Venezuelan embassy in the tony D.C. neighborhood of Georgetown has become an unlikely flashpoint in the fight over who will lea...
22:36, 2019-05-07

Spain will not remove Venezuelan opposition figure from its embassy Leopoldo López sought refuge in diplomatic compound after helping launch abortive coupSpain has said it will not hand over a leading Venezuelan oppos...
19:56, 2019-05-03

Belgian man charged over suspected US embassy attack plot BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian prosecutors say police have arrested a man in Brussels suspected of planning an attack on the U.S. embassy in the capital. Th...
17:20, 2019-06-24

Man arrested in Belgium for alleged plot to attack US Embassy A Belgian man has been arrested and charged with preparing a terror attack against the U.S. Embassy in Brussels....
17:28, 2019-06-24

Swedish embassy tours UK by bus to give reassurance over Brexit Ambassador aims to address concerns of Sweden’s firms and citizens in BritainSweden is embarking on a bus tour of the UK to reassure its 100,000 expa...
19:40, 2019-05-27

Police arrest activists squatting in Venezuelan Embassy WASHINGTON (AP) — A leader of the activists who have been staging a protest inside the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington for more than a month says fo...
16:56, 2019-05-16

Iran-backed militia says it participated in embassy protest BAGHDAD (AP) — An official with an Iran-backed militia says members of his group comprised the majority of protesters outside the Bahrain embassy in ...
15:48, 2019-06-29

The Latest: Oman says it will open embassy in West Bank MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — The Latest on developments surrounding a U.S.-hosted conference in Bahrain about Washington’s economic plan for the Pale...
09:12, 2019-06-26

US orders non-essential embassy staff to leave Iraq The U.S. Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-essential, non-emergency government staff to leave the country right away amid...
10:44, 2019-05-15

Activists at Venezuela Embassy served with eviction notice WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. authorities have served an eviction notice to activists who have stayed for more than a month inside the Venezuelan embassy in...
04:36, 2019-05-14

The Latest: Spain says López staying as guest at embassy CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 9:40 a.m. Spain’s acting foreign minister says a V...
16:44, 2019-05-02

Canada closing Venezuela embassy effective immediately Canada's foreign affairs minister says the Maduro regime has taken action to prevent foreign embassies from functioning, "particularly those advocati...
01:04, 2019-06-03

Belgium arrests suspect over US embassy attack plot The suspect was reportedly seen acting suspiciously near the US Embassy in Brussels. He has been charged with an attempted terrorist attack, but deni...
18:44, 2019-06-24

Bahrain summons Iraqi ambassador over embassy attack BAGHDAD (AP) — Bahrain’s state-run news agency says the Foreign Ministry has summoned the Iraqi chargé d’affaires in the kingdom over the...
12:32, 2019-06-28

The Scene: The Japanese Embassy’s cherry blossom celebration The Japanese ambassador and his wife hosted 500 Washingtonians at their residence to commemorate the anniversary of the National Cherry Blossom Festi...
21:48, 2019-04-11

Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul — and survives A man set himself on fire outside the Japan embassy in Seoul, South Korea on Friday amid tension between the two countries. The man, who was in his 7...
06:48, 2019-07-19

Protesters arrested at Venezuelan Embassy face US charges WASHINGTON (AP) — Four demonstrators arrested after a weeks-long protest inside the Venezuelan Embassy have been formally charged in federal court. P...
23:12, 2019-05-17

South Korean man dies after setting himself on fire outside Japanese embassy Police said the man had phoned an acquaintance earlier to say he wanted to express his antipathy toward Japan....
13:56, 2019-07-19

Fan of rapper A$AP Rocky threatened to blow up Swedish Embassy in DC, authorities say A woman upset over rapper A$AP Rocky's detention in Sweden allegedly threatened to "blow this motherf----- up" while inside the Swedish Embassy in Wa...
05:44, 2019-07-27

Taliban claims suicide bomb near US embassy despite peace talks Bomb attack in centre of Kabul close to Afghan government buildings A suicide bomber has blown himself up in the centre of Kabul, Afghan officials sa...
10:44, 2019-09-05

Brazil's Israel embassy ridiculed for trying to hide non-kosher lobster The Brazilian embassy in Israel has been ridiculed for badly censoring a picture that appears to show non-kosher shellfish....
19:04, 2019-07-09

Germany cannot shut down North Korean Embassy youth hostel The German government wants to stop a hostel manager from paying rent to the North Korean Embassy. But despite a UN resolution forbidding rent paymen...
19:48, 2019-08-16

Brain scans of US embassy staff to Cuba may show abnormalities Diplomats had reported falling ill after what was thought to be ‘acoustic attack’Brain scans of US embassy staff who became ill in mysterious circums...
17:16, 2019-07-23

Protesters storm Bahraini embassy in Iraqi capital Baghdad BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi security official says protesters have stormed the Bahraini embassy compound in Baghdad in protest against a conference held ...
22:08, 2019-06-27

Trump Administration Bars Pride Flags from Embassy Flagpoles Four-year Dadaist art installation Trump and his administration are rejecting requests from United States embassies to fly the rainbow flag most clos...
20:36, 2019-06-09

Israeli embassy pushing Labour antisemitism claims, NEC member said Labour to open investigation into remarks made by Peter Willsman in leaked recordingA leaked recording has emerged in which Pete Willsman, a left-lea...
12:44, 2019-05-31

The embassy leak will damage far more than the special relationship | Peter Ricketts Washington ambassador Kim Darroch did nothing wrong. But the episode has undermined trust within the Foreign OfficeUnder the Vienna convention the di...
20:32, 2019-07-08

Scheer says he will move Canadian Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem A Conservative government would move Canada's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, party leader Andrew Scheer said in a sometimes fiery fore...
04:36, 2019-05-08

Inside the bizarre, bungled raid on North Korea's Madrid embassy In February, a gang of armed men took a North Korean official hostage and demanded that he defect. When he refused, their plan fell apart, and they f...
07:32, 2019-09-10

Woman arrested for threatening to blow up Swedish embassy over A$AP Rocky case Rebecca Kanter is accused of abusing staff and damaging property at Washington DC embassyA fan of the rapper A$AP Rocky has been arrested in Washingt...
13:36, 2019-07-29

Extinction Rebellion activists arrested after Brazilian Embassy daubed with paint Police arrested four Extinction Rebellion activists after the Brazilian Embassy was daubed with red paint in a protest over the rights of indigenous ...
13:52, 2019-08-13

Julian Assange made embassy his HQ for 2016 election meddling: report Julian Assange was able to turn the Ecuadorian embassy in London into a command center for meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, a report sa...
02:32, 2019-07-16

London climate change protesters daub Brazilian embassy blood red Climate change protesters threw red paint onto the Brazilian embassy in London on Tuesday to demonstrate against damage to the Amazon rainforest and ...
10:44, 2019-08-13

35 days into protest, Washington activists refuse to leave Venezuelan embassy The State Department said Tuesday that “until the trespassers are gone, no individuals will be permitted to enter the embassy.”...
17:32, 2019-05-14

South Sudan's embassy closures could harm ties with Norway and France South Sudan plans to shut down several of its embassies to cut spending. The inclusion of missions in Norway and France may come at a high price for ...
18:44, 2019-06-14

New research finds differences in the brains of US embassy staff after Cuba mystery attacks A new study shows differences in the brains of U.S. embassy staff who endured mysterious attacks while in Havana, Cuba, between 2016 and 2018....
23:40, 2019-07-23

An Iraqi security official says protesters have stormed the Bahraini embassy compound in Baghdad BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi security official says protesters have stormed the Bahraini embassy compound in Baghdad....
22:08, 2019-06-27

Chinese embassy asks Canada to suspend all meat exports over ‘forged certificates’ China had previously announced it would block Canadian pork imports from a Quebec-based firm....
01:32, 2019-06-26

US orders non-essential embassy staff to leave Iraq amid Iran tensions Order comes as Iran’s supreme leader issues warning over country’s nuclear capabilitiesThe US embassy in Baghdad has ordered all non-essential and no...
13:32, 2019-05-15

FBI warns on Chinese embassy scam, losses total tens of millions of dollars The Oregon office of the FBI issued an advisory this week on an ongoing scam that has resulted in losses totaling tens of millions of dollars....
14:12, 2019-05-19

Wolf Blitzer, Kellyanne Conway and members of Congress celebrate Bastille Day at the French Embassy Despite the potential of, um, awkwardness among the diplomatic core and official Washington, elbows were ripe for rubbing at the French ambassador’s ...
19:04, 2019-07-14

Enes Kanter Claims Turkish Embassy Bullied A Mosque Into Canceling His Basketball Camp In a statement released Wednesday night, Boston Celtics big man Enes Kanter claims that his very public criticism of Turkish president Recep Tayyip E...
17:12, 2019-07-25

Julian Assange is unwell after spending years inside Ecuadorian embassy with no natural light, friend says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is "unwell" and needs "a great deal of rehabilitation" after spending seven years in the Ecuadorian embassy with no ...
15:32, 2019-05-30

Ecuador confirms search of Julian Assange's belongings in embassy after request by United States The Ecuadorian government has confirmed that officials are searching through the belongings of Julian Assange after a request by the United States....
19:20, 2019-05-20

Julian Assange drops appeal against jail term for skipping bail and hiding in Ecuadorian embassy Julian Assange has dropped an appeal against his 50-week jail term for jumping bail by going into hiding in the Ecuadorian embassy....
20:52, 2019-07-18

Belgian man charged over US embassy 'terror attack plot' in Brussels A man has been charged in connection to a suspected terror attack plot on the US embassy in Brussels....
16:52, 2019-06-24

ASAP Rocky fan arrested in US after threatening to 'blow up' Swedish Embassy A fan of ASAP Rocky has been arrested in Washington DC after allegedly threatening to "blow up" the city's Swedish embassy....
15:36, 2019-07-29

US Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave Iraq right away BAGHDAD (AP) — US Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave Iraq right away....
10:44, 2019-05-15

Jeremy Corbyn ally 'blames Israeli embassy for anti-semitism row' Jewish groups call for expulsion of Labour NEC member after 'secret recording reveals his claims'...
12:28, 2019-05-31

‘In Afghanistan, We Laugh Differently’ For a handful of teenage girls, robotics offered a reprieve from their violent, patriarchal country. Now they are back home, with the Taliban poised ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

US to reduce troops in Afghanistan by 5,000 President Trump has revealed plans to cut the number of US troops deployed to Afghanistan but he did not provide a timetable for the drawdown. The an...
00:00, 2019-08-30

Gas Leak Reported On UK Campus LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The University of Kentucky has reported a gas leak at Rose Street and Columbia Avenue. Avoid the area and use caution ...
16:36, 2019-06-12

Crash reported on WB I-10 at Sixth Ave TUCSON – A crash has restricted westbound traffic on the Sixth Avenue on-ramp onto the Interstate-10, Arizona Department of Transportation repo...
02:16, 2019-08-10

Have You Ever Reported A Dangerous Driver? Sometimes, you have to look past our national no-snitching policy and report a driver who is endangering themselves and others on the road. Where do ...
19:56, 2019-09-16

Taliban lift ban on Red Cross in Afghanistan The Red Cross has fully resumed operations in Afghanistan after the Taliban said they had agreed to "new promises in humanitarian aid." The militants...
19:40, 2019-09-15

Taliban lifts ban on Red Cross in Afghanistan The Red Cross has fully resumed operations in Afghanistan after the Taliban said it had agreed to "new promises in humanitarian aid." The militants a...
13:56, 2019-09-15

Two US service members killed in Afghanistan The U.S. military has announced that two service members were killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday. At this time, their names are being withheld until ...
15:04, 2019-06-26

US allies Afghanistan and Pakistan keep shooting at each other As the U.S. continues to pursue peace talks in Afghanistan, the Pentagon is worried that the Afghan government and Pakistan, both U.S. allies, will d...
01:44, 2019-07-18

US to reduce Afghanistan forces by 2020 US Secretary of State Pompeo said that the US wants to begin withdrawing its forces from Afghanistan by 2020. It is the first time frame announced fo...
00:52, 2019-07-30

Inside Afghanistan's vacation hotspot It's been described as "Afghanistan's Grand Canyon," and 10 years after it was designated a national park, Band-e-Amir is flourishing as a beacon of ...
04:24, 2019-06-26

Copenhagen hit by second blast in four days An explosion has hit a police station in the Danish capital, with no injuries reported. It comes four days after another blast in the city slightly i...
09:00, 2019-08-10

Even Without LeBron, the NBA Playoffs Have Been a Blast These Conference Finals will feature a dozen future Hall of Famers, a couple of MVPs, and—if the first two grounds were any indication—can't-miss tel...
19:00, 2019-05-14

Here Is What Happens When You Try To Create A 3D Pokémon In 5 Minutes Here is the number of important things I can do in five minutes: zero. There are zero things that will truly matter to me or anyone else that I can d...
20:12, 2019-06-18

Mom charged after her two toddlers die minutes apart from each other A New Jersey woman has been charged in the 2017 deaths of her two toddlers, authorities announced. The NYPD’s Warrants Squad arrested Jade Spen...
18:12, 2019-08-09

How to burn 400 calories in 30 minutes without going to the gym WANT to lose weight without working up a sweat in the gym? Slimmers who give this summery activity a go can burn around 450 calories in half an hour....
10:52, 2019-07-24

Why Oprah left ‘60 Minutes’ “Never a good thing when I have to practice saying my name and have to be told that I have too much emotion in my name,” the media personality said....
12:00, 2019-05-02

AOC to visit border despite reported CBP threats against her Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she and other congressional Democrats will go through with plans to visit a migrant detention facility on Monday a...
21:00, 2019-07-01

2 subway slashings reported within hours of each other Two slashings took place just hours apart from each other Saturday night, police said. The first incident took place shortly before 9 p.m at the Fran...
20:16, 2019-06-23

Fire Reported At Toyota Plant SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A fire broke out early Wednesday morning at the Georgetown Toyota plant. It happened just before 2:30 a.m. Details ...
12:20, 2019-05-22

Storm Damage Being Reported Throughout Eastern Ky. (LEX 18) – Multiple storm damage reports are coming in to the LEX 18 Newsroom. Most of the severe weather is moving out of the southeastern Ken...
21:28, 2019-05-29

2.4 earthquake reported in Kentucky, no damage KEVIL, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.4 earthquake has occurred in Kentucky along the New Madrid fault line. News outlets s...
04:56, 2019-06-07

Taliban attack Afghanistan office of US aid group Fifteen wounded in Kabul bombing and gunfight, raising fears over latest peace talksThe Taliban have attacked the offices of a US aid group in the he...
14:56, 2019-05-08

Taliban car bomb kills at least 30 in southern Afghanistan Hospital patients caught in blast intended for intelligence officials, says defence ministryA Taliban truck bomb has killed at least 30 people and wo...
11:04, 2019-09-19

US envoy for Afghanistan on 2-week peace mission WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. envoy for Afghanistan is traveling to Afghanistan and also Belgium, Germany, Pakistan, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates ...
16:52, 2019-06-01

Taliban leader vows to keep fighting in Afghanistan The US has sent an envoy to Afghanistan in hopes of negotiating a ceasefire, but the Taliban's leader has said the group won't stop fighting until it...
19:16, 2019-06-01

Why a Taliban peace deal won't end bloodshed in Afghanistan The Taliban continue to attack civilians in Afghanistan, despite reportedly pledging to negotiators in Qatar that they would stop. What is the milita...
17:36, 2019-07-26

Polio Cases Surge in Pakistan and Afghanistan False rumors that children are fainting or dying have led parents to turn away vaccinators, threatening the campaign to eradicate the disease....
19:08, 2019-07-15

Afghanistan bloodshed mars 100 years of independence Afghanistan is at a “crucial moment” in its history as it marks 100 years of independence, the head of the UN Mission there said on Monday, following...
18:36, 2019-08-19

Pompeo in Afghanistan: ‘We are prepared to remove our forces’ U.S. diplomats are reaching the final stages of a negotiation over Taliban obligations not to shelter terrorists if American forces leave Afghanistan...
03:08, 2019-06-26

Opinion: Afghanistan's roller-coaster history It should be joyous: 100 years of independence. But Afghanistan is in mourning after a wedding was attacked. The US and the Taliban are thrashing out...
17:16, 2019-08-19

Afghanistan's president rejects foreign interference Afghanistan's president has said peace is only possible with an agreement between Afghanistan and the Taliban. His remarks come amid US efforts to fi...
11:16, 2019-08-11

US stops Taliban territory tracking in Afghanistan The US military has said that the NATO mission in Afghanistan is no longer collecting data on how much of the country is controlled by military insur...
12:52, 2019-05-01

US military says 2 service personnel killed in Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. military says two service members have been killed in Afghanistan. It did not offer any details surrounding the ci...
06:16, 2019-06-26

US military says 2 service members have been killed in Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — US military says 2 service members have been killed in Afghanistan....
06:16, 2019-06-26

'I know how to use a gun': children living on Afghanistan’s frontline - in pictures In a war that has been raging for decades, a third of the casualties are children. Last year, the UN recorded 927 child deaths and 2,135 injuries. In...
10:40, 2019-08-12

Pentagon releases IDs of 2 soldiers killed in Afghanistan WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has announced the identities of two soldiers killed in combat in Afghanistan. Killed on Wednesday in Uruzgan province ...
18:20, 2019-06-27

Trump and His Team Can’t Agree on Leaving Afghanistan Trump and his team can’t agree on something incredibly important. Trump and his advisers can’t agree on our country’s policy on Afghanistan....
05:20, 2019-08-30

Afghanistan: Floods threaten communities, minaret of Jam After a difficult winter, torrential rain and flooding across six of Afghanistan's 34 provinces have left at least 24 people dead and hundreds homele...
01:56, 2019-05-26

UN says Taliban captives in Afghanistan subjected to abuse KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.N. says Taliban captives in Afghanistan have been subjected to abuse, ill-treatment and actions that may amount to to...
07:48, 2019-05-26

In Afghanistan, attacks against schools have tripled in one year The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Monday that much greater protection for educational facilities was needed across Afghanistan where attacks ag...
22:52, 2019-05-28

England v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup – live! Cricket World Cup updates from Old TraffordCheck out the latest Cricket World Cup standingsAnd you can email Tim here or tweet him here 9.38am BST Mo...
11:00, 2019-06-18

A Novel Set in Afghanistan Challenges the Myth of the Good Occupier Amy Waldman’s “A Door in the Earth” follows a young American woman to a rural Afghan village, where her plan to provide aid runs into ethical complic...
11:20, 2019-08-27

Afghanistan: Car bomb injures dozens in Kabul A car bomb has left close to 100 people injured in the Afghan capital Kabul. Violence in the region has escalated as the US and the Taliban attempt t...
08:32, 2019-08-07

Bangladesh beat Afghanistan by 62 runs in Southampton "Bangladesh beat Afghanistan by 62 runs in a Cricket World Cup match to register their third win in the tournament on Monday."...
23:16, 2019-06-24

Jos Buttler could be given leading role for England against Afghanistan • Eoin Morgan and Jason Roy are injury doubts• James Vince set to step up at Old TraffordThe joke going around the England dressing room after Friday...
19:16, 2019-06-15

Bus strikes roadside bomb in Afghanistan, 32 killed KABUL, Afghanistan — A roadside bomb tore through a bus in western Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing at least 32 people, including children, a provin...
10:56, 2019-07-31

Iranian Embassy siege hero Robin Horsfall blasts Jeremy Hunt for saying British soldiers and IRA terrorists should be treated 'the same' Jeremy Hunt faced a growing storm today as a hero of the Iranian embassy siege accused him of a "disgraceful" insult to former British soldiers facin...
16:04, 2019-06-27

Russia says no danger after blast in smallpox lab A gas cylinder exploded and prompted a fire in a Siberian research facility which houses samples of smallpox, SARS, Ebola and other potentially deadl...
21:04, 2019-09-17

China gas factory blast kills at least 12 At least 12 people have died in a powerful explosion that ripped through a gas plant in central China. Reports said the force of the blast shattered ...
13:40, 2019-07-20

Red Sox blast Blue Jays 8-2 in matinee Ryan Weber threw six strong innings and every Boston starter had at least one hit as the Red Sox clobbered the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 on Thursday at R...
22:08, 2019-05-23

Another blast of heat to hit NYC Monday and Tuesday It’s another scorcher. The mercury is expected to soar to a sizzling 92 degrees on Monday in the Big Apple – and then again on Tuesday. And with the ...
15:12, 2019-07-29

Fireworks Safety: Have a blast but don’t get burned! As fireworks soar sky high around 4th of July, so do injuries. Ahead of the holiday, the Consumer Product Safety Commission on Wednesday demonstrated...
00:48, 2019-06-27

Backstory: How to capture a rocket “It’s a challenge to describe that noise,” says Reuters senior photographer Mike Blake, after witnessing his first rocket launch....
07:56, 2019-05-02

Everything you need to know about Triumph's new Rocket 3 The Rocket 3 delivers 11 per cent more power from the 2,500cc engine than the original model, says David Williams...
17:56, 2019-08-02

12 Minutes keeps rewinding a couple’s last moments In 12 Minutes, you have a short window of time to change the fate of a couple, before a knock on a door brings them to their end.Read More...
22:44, 2019-06-16

Kidney condition detected in minutes by app Staff who have used the technology for acute kidney injury describe it as a "potential lifesaver"....
03:48, 2019-08-01

SpaceX wants to go New York to Shanghai in 40 minutes The race to make point-to-point space travel a viable transportation method is heating up as companies like Blue Origin and SpaceX continue to move t...
14:44, 2019-06-08

30 Minutes With Super Mario Maker 2 Is Not Nearly Enough Last week, Nintendo invited us to play the upcoming Super Mario Maker 2 for thirty minutes. Those 30 minutes with the game were phenomenally good. I ...
15:20, 2019-05-28

Here is the Best Three Minutes You Will Watch About Trump and Racism I don’t know what is better: watching Princeton professor Eddie Glaude take just under three minutes on MSNBC to passionately, concisely, and, with p...
16:52, 2019-08-06

Trump in the UK: day one in three minutes – video highlights President Trump has began his three-day state visit of the UK. Just before touching down the US president heralded his arrival with a Twitter tirade ...
11:24, 2019-06-04

So-called 'Medicare for All' gets its 15 minutes of infamy Last week, the House Rules Committee held a landmark hearing on Medicare for All. The idea's advocates championed the hearing as a major step towards...
14:56, 2019-05-13

How Much Nature Is Enough? 120 Minutes a Week, Doctors Say Researchers have now quantified the ideal amount of time needed to reap the health benefits of the great outdoors....
15:16, 2019-06-13

Minutes show some on Fed still think rate hikes possible WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials at their recent meeting believed the central bank could remain “patient” in deciding when to ...
20:16, 2019-05-22

The Premier League Was Decided In 11 Minutes In the end, it truly is the hope that kills you. When Sadio Mané scored for Liverpool early on in their game against Wolves, it was the start of a fr...
23:20, 2019-05-13

The Royals gave up a day off to lose to the Red Sox in 12 minutes Talk about an off day. The Kansas City Royals flew from Baltimore into Boston on Wednesday, forfeiting their day off ahead of a weekend series in Cle...
23:36, 2019-08-22

Man Owns McLaren for 10 Minutes Before Getting it Impounded Everyone is excited when the first pick up their new car, especially if their new car is a McLaren 600LT. Then they’re really excited. Possibly medic...
20:44, 2019-06-28

This app helps you breeze through books in just 12 minutes Since we all don’t have infinite knowledge and resources at our fingertips like Janet from “The Good Place,” we constantly have to absorb information...
17:00, 2019-09-11

5 Minutes That Will Make You Love the Piano We asked a few of our favorite artists to tell us about music that matters to them. Listen to their choices....
10:44, 2019-04-19

The final 13 minutes before the Moon landing The minutes before landing were tense, as fuel ran low and connections were lost between the lunar module and mission control...
03:48, 2019-07-20

How to burn around 500 calories in 60 minutes by doing this fun activity DETERMINED to lose weight just before your summer holiday? Here’s how you can burn a whopping 500 calories in one hour....
13:28, 2019-07-13

Watch: Here's How You Can Prepare Dhokla In A Mug That Too In Just 2 Minutes Light, soft and fluffy, this sweet-tasting snack is prepared lavishly across Gujarati households....
09:52, 2019-04-26

At least 60 ice seals reported dead in Alaska, officials say The discovery of at least 60 dead ice seals that have been found along Alaska's west coast in recent months is baffling federal biologists, who said ...
14:40, 2019-06-13

Superconductivity reported at the temperature of a good freezer Enlarge (credit: Manmohan Singh | Getty Images) Superconductivity offers the promise of hyper-efficient electric motors, ultra powerful magnets, a...
19:32, 2019-05-22

Senators briefed by Pentagon on reported UFO sightings Three US senators were reportedly briefed by the Pentagon on Wednesday about recent reports detailing UFO sightings by Navy pilots. The revelation, r...
06:16, 2019-06-20

Three major pharmaceutical companies just reported earnings — here's how they did Shares of pharmaceutical giants Pfizer and Merck rose in premarket trading after reporting first-quarter financial results that beat Wall Street'...
14:48, 2019-04-30

Man who reported missing 4-year-old arrested in her disappearance HOUSTON — The man who reported last weekend that 4-year-old Maleah Davis had been abducted was arrested near Houston in connection with her disappear...
12:16, 2019-05-12

Near drowning of 2-year-old reported in Rita Ranch TUCSON – A 2-year-old was rescued after he was involved in a near-drowning at a southeast side home. According to officials, the incident occur...
01:36, 2019-06-12

Man who reported girl missing arrested in her disappearance HOUSTON (AP) — The man who reported 4-year-old Maleah Davis had been abducted from him last weekend was arrested near Houston Saturday in connection ...
04:00, 2019-05-12

Former student who reported rape says college betrayed her CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The warnings came in text messages from her friends: He’s outside the dorm. He’s at the student center. He’...
09:16, 2019-06-16

Brother of Algeria’s ex-president reported detained ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A security official in Algeria says the influential brother of the country’s former longtime president has been detaine...
19:32, 2019-05-04

Heavy traffic and long delays reported on I-17 PHOENIX (AP) – Authorities report heavy traffic on northbound Interstate 17 and say drivers headed to northern Arizona should expect long delay...
00:52, 2019-05-26

Watch: Possible chimpanzee reported on the loose in Texas Authorities in Texas said a chimpanzee, or possibly a monkey, has been spotted on the loose in the area of one town and rescuers are attempting to lo...
22:56, 2019-09-11

Two cases of rabies reported in Cochise County COCHISE COUNTY – Cochise County Sheriff’s Office has announced that two striped skunks have tested positive for rabies. The first skunk w...
04:52, 2019-09-05

Small fire reported at PCC West Campus TUCSON – A small fire was reported at Pima Community College’s West Campus Thursday morning. According to PCC officials, the blaze occurr...
23:44, 2019-05-30

Man dies in Hawaii after reported shark attack MAUI, Hawaii (AP) — A man has died in Hawaii after a reported shark attack. Authorities say shark warning signs were being posted in the Ka’ana...
03:12, 2019-05-26

Navy says reported ‘UFO’ sightings will be kept secret under new guidelines The U.S. Navy has drafted new guidelines for collecting information on UFO sightings, but the information won’t be made public, according to a ...
20:56, 2019-05-02

At least 20 reported dead after tour bus crash in Mexico JALAPA, Mexico (AP) — Authorities in the Mexican state of Veracruz say at least 20 people died and 31 were injured in a collision between a tour bus ...
01:24, 2019-05-30

Crash Reported On Northbound I-75 In Scott County SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Scott County Dispatch has confirmed there is an accident on northbound Interstate 75 around mile marker 122. Use ca...
13:08, 2019-06-20

Outbreak of hepatitis A reported in Cochise County COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – Cochise County Health Department has issued a county-wide hepatitis A alert after the county received five confirmed ca...
03:16, 2019-05-09

The Latest: Venezuela gov’t, opposition reported in talks CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Officials in Venezuela say representatives of ...
05:00, 2019-05-16

116 migrants reported missing off Libyan coast At least 116 migrants are missing and another 132 were rescued by Libyan coast guards and local fishermen after a wooden boat capsized off Libya, Lib...
00:32, 2019-07-26

Look: Reported loose snake was a caterpillar in disguise Animal rescuers in Wales said an officer who rushed to the scene of a reported snake sighting was surprised and relieved to instead find an elephant ...
19:04, 2019-08-30

Job gains reported for August should be taken with a pillar of salt On Friday we will get the latest look at the nation’s employment situation. The consensus of the “experts” is that 170,000 jobs were created in Augus...
04:28, 2019-09-05

Suspicious death investigation reported in midtown TUCSON – A suspicious death investigation is being conducted in midtown, Tucson Police Department announced Monday afternoon. According to TPD,...
02:28, 2019-07-30

Officials: Airstrike kills 17 policemen in south Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say an airstrike killed 17 policemen by mistake during a battle with the Taliban just outside the provinci...
08:12, 2019-05-17

Islamic State in Afghanistan aims to attack US, general says RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany (AP) — The Marine general overseeing the U.S. war effort in Afghanistan says the Islamic State affiliate there has hopes o...
03:20, 2019-06-13

India v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Over-by-over coverage of the match played at SouthamptonEngland’s Headingley horror show – The Spin PodcastAny thoughts? You can email Tim | Tweet @T...
11:04, 2019-06-22

Decorated Green Beret killed in combat in Afghanistan A decorated Army green beret was killed in combat in Afghanistan, officials have announced. Jeremy W. Griffin, 40, was deployed to Wardak Province in...
00:12, 2019-09-19

Afghanistan: Taliban car bomb kills several people in Kabul The Taliban has claimed responsibility for a car bomb that has killed at least 14 people and well over 100 injured in the Afghan capital Kabul. Viole...
15:44, 2019-08-07

Why Afghanistan is skeptical of Donald Trump's Pakistan outreach US President Donald Trump discussed the Afghan conflict with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday at the White House. Both the Trump-Khan me...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Bangladesh v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the 10.30am BST match at SouthamptonCheck out the latest Cricket World Cup standingsDrop Daniel a line | Tweet @DanielHarris 9.47a...
11:00, 2019-06-24

'A hunter's hope': Snaring birds in warring Afghanistan As the early morning light breaks over the plain north of Kabul, bird hunter Jan Agha checks his snares as he has done for the past 30 years, hoping ...
09:52, 2019-04-15

Taliban attack kills 8 election officials in Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say Taliban insurgents have killed eight people in a bomb attack targeting election officials in southern ...
11:52, 2019-06-30

Afghanistan: at least 28 civilians killed after bus hits roadside bomb Passengers, mainly women and children, were killed in attack officials blame on TalibanDozens of civilian passengers, mainly women and children, have...
09:20, 2019-07-31

Trump seeking help from Pakistan to end nearly 2 decade long war in Afghanistan President Trump said he hoped Pakistan would use its influence with the Taliban to advance a peace deal and help end the nearly two-decade old U.S. w...
00:24, 2019-07-23

Afghanistan v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 - live! Live updates from Bristol, 1.30pm (BST) startAustralia have a lot to do if they are to prove thesis that success is in DNAFeel free to email or tweet...
13:56, 2019-06-01

Afghanistan: Dozens killed after bus hits 'Taliban' bomb Afghan officials have accused the Taliban of planting a roadside bomb in the western province of Farah. Civilians often take the brunt of fighting be...
09:52, 2019-07-31

'Harvard of terrorists': Trump explains why US has yet to leave Afghanistan President Trump explained why American troops are still in Afghanistan after almost 20 years of conflict during an interview that aired Monday on Tuc...
04:28, 2019-07-02

Roadside bomb kills 6 civilians in southern Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says six people were killed when a civilian vehicle struck a roadside bomb in southern Kandahar province...
09:36, 2019-06-12

The Latest: Afghanistan wins toss, bats 1st against Pakistan LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 31 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local): 10:15 a.m. Afghanistan skipper Gulbadin Naib won the toss and elected ...
11:40, 2019-06-29

Afghanistan: Taliban attack Kabul as US envoy visits An explosion in the Afghan capital has killed several civilians and wounded dozens. The attack came after a US envoy briefed the government on a draf...
07:20, 2019-09-03

Pakistan v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at HeadingleyHow they stand: the latest World Cup tableAnd you can email Tom here or tweet him here 9.49am B...
11:12, 2019-06-29

Democrat subpoenas U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to appear before panel The chairman of a top House committee on Thursday subpoenaed the U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to testify before lawmakers next week after the S...
00:08, 2019-09-13

12 killed, more than 150 wounded by car bomb in central Afghanistan: Officials Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahed claimed responsibility for the suicide attack saying the target was the intelligence service’s compound in Ghazn...
05:12, 2019-07-08

Democratic candidates tussle over Afghanistan, nuclear weapons McSally’s backing likely seals the deal for Hyten — North Korea fires more short-range missiles...
16:24, 2019-07-31

Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghanistan v Sri Lanka – live! Cricket World Cup updates from Cardiff, 10.30am BST startCounty cricket – live! Follow all the latest with Tanya AldredAnd why not email Tom or tweet...
11:40, 2019-06-04

US paratroopers are headed to Afghanistan with these awesome drones that fit in their pockets US Army paratroopers with the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment will deploy to Afghanistan this month with "Black Hornet" reconnaissan...
23:16, 2019-07-07

Fighting in Afghanistan escalates as US and Taliban 'close to deal' The US is "at the threshold of an agreement" with the Taliban, the US envoy in Afghanistan has said. But the militant Islamist group has stepped up a...
11:44, 2019-09-01

Top military chief not ready to withdraw troops from Afghanistan ”I do not think about it as we are going to withdraw. I think about it as we are going to initiate inter-Afghan dialogue, ideally leading to peace an...
02:28, 2019-08-29

Trump to meet top advisers over US withdrawal from Afghanistan – live Trump to review peace plan that could end 18-year warTlaib rejects Israel’s offer to visit family in West BankSign up for the US briefing and get a n...
18:52, 2019-08-16

Trump to huddle with national security team on Afghanistan $8B F-16 sale to Taiwan moves forward — White House seeks to renew an NSA call-records program...
17:48, 2019-08-16

ICC prosecutor asks to appeal rejection of Afghanistan probe THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The International Criminal Court’s prosecutor is seeking to appeal the court’s rejection of an investigatio...
17:32, 2019-06-07

'Senseless': attacks on schools soar in Afghanistan – report Unicef research shows more than 1,000 schools were closed by the end of last year due to ongoing conflictAttacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled be...
14:44, 2019-05-28

Presidential hopefuls debate Afghanistan, Iran and top threats Trump predicts strikes on Iran ‘wouldn’t last very long’ — Senate set to vote on Trump’s war powers...
16:04, 2019-06-27

UN agency: Attacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled in 2018 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The United Nations children’s agency says attacks on schools in Afghanistan tripled in 2018, compared to the year bef...
08:56, 2019-05-28

Dominant England crush Afghanistan in World Cup warm-up "England cruised to a nine-wicket win over Afghanistan in their final World Cup warm-up at The Oval on Monday after a Jofra Archer-led bowling attack...
19:08, 2019-05-27

England v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup warmup – live! Live updates from The Oval, 10.30am (BST) startEngland’s Wood confident he will be fit for Cricket World CupAnd feel free to email Will or tweet @Wil...
11:32, 2019-05-27

South Africa v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the game in CardiffSri Lanka v Australia – live! Follow the OBO report nowEngland win, rain delays and autocorrect – T...
13:56, 2019-06-15

The new Afghanistan war: Saving snow leopards and other wild treasures A first-person account of conserving Afghanistan's forgotten wildlife and landscapes, after decades of conflict, waxes lyrical about a land with ever...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Afghan forces kill 6 civilians in eastern Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say at least six civilians, including a woman and two children, have been mistakenly killed in an Afghan s...
16:04, 2019-05-25

Pentagon: US service member killed 'in action' in Afghanistan A U.S. service member was killed "in action" in Afghanistan on Saturday, the Pentagon announced in a brief statement....
18:08, 2019-07-13

Eoin Morgan admits 148 for England vs Afghanistan was a shock... even for him Eoin Morgan felt he was incapable of producing the record-breaking 148 from 71 balls that ushered England to a crushing 150-run victory over Afghanis...
22:08, 2019-06-18

Taliban attack kills 14 militiamen in western Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the Taliban have killed at least 14 members of a pro-government militia in an attack on checkpoints...
11:44, 2019-06-08

Afghanistan: Taliban take hostages in attempt to seize Kunduz Insurgents have taken several patients hostage at a local hospital during a massive attack on the 6th largest city. The hard-line Islamist group is c...
12:56, 2019-08-31

Two US troops killed in Afghanistan inside attack: report Two US service members were killed Monday in Afghanistan in an inside attack, according to a report. The service members, who were unidentified, were...
22:36, 2019-07-29

Decorated solider dies in combat mission in Afghanistan FORT BRAGG, N.C. — US military officials say a decorated Special Forces company sergeant major has died during combat operations in Afghanistan. A sp...
23:52, 2019-07-14

The Afghanistan war is likely ending. One longtime correspondent asks: Was it worth it? Longtime correspondent Kevin Maurer returns to the region and asks: What did America get right, what did we get wrong — and what were the consequence...
19:00, 2019-09-09

Trump wants to cut Afghanistan troop levels before 2020 election President Trump wants to lower U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan before the 2020 presidential election, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
21:00, 2019-07-29

Afghanistan v New Zealand: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at TauntonEngland v Bangladesh – live! Follow our OBO reportAnd feel free to email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle ...
15:08, 2019-06-08

US approves support for Pakistan's F-16s amid Afghanistan outreach The logistical support for the fighter jets comes days after Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan met with Donald Trump in Washington. Pakistan has pr...
12:00, 2019-07-27

The woman who dares to run a feminist radio station in Afghanistan You might not expect to find a radio station promoting women's rights in the Afghan city of Kunduz - but this is precisely what Radio Roshani does....
07:52, 2019-09-06

Apps That Blast Out Crime Alerts Don’t Have to Rattle You Neighborhood-watch networks are on the rise, even though crime is not. Here’s how to put the data into perspective....
16:56, 2019-05-29

Kabul University hit by deadly bomb blast The explosion took place as a number of students were waiting to sit an exam at Afghanistan's oldest and largest university. At least four people wer...
07:44, 2019-07-19

At least 7 injured in blast in Lyon, France: officials French President Emmanuel Macron, who was beginning a broadcast address as news of the explosion broke, described the incident as an "attack" with no...
19:32, 2019-05-24

The Londoner: Leadsom blast at Commons bullies Andrea Leadsom blasts Westminster bullying culture / Rory Stewart in hot water over ERG jibe / James O'Brien successfully rubs Raab up wrong way / Mi...
13:04, 2019-06-19

What is Russia hiding after 'Skyfall' radioactive blast? After an explosion at a Russian missile-testing site led to a surge in radiation, five monitoring stations went offline. This did not happen by chanc...
22:08, 2019-08-23

Blast of spring snow hits california (KCRA) Winter won’t let go in parts of California. A blast of spring snow hit the High Sierra Thursday. The slick roads caused a semi-truck to ...
18:00, 2019-05-17

Several people injured, trapped after Antwerp blast A "terrible gas explosion" affected three buildings in the south of Antwerp. Rescue services are using sniffer dogs to search for missing people....
17:12, 2019-09-03

Shaq had a blast at the Tomorrowland festival in Belgium Shaquille O’Neal was seen in the front row at the Tomorrowland festival in Belgium and danced with the crowd.       &...
21:04, 2019-07-20

'It will be a blast': Woodstock 50 organisers deny cancellation A festival celebrating the 50th anniversary of Woodstock will still go ahead, organisers have said, despite a major financial backer pulling out....
11:44, 2019-04-30

Blast from the past comedies, Fawcett bio win in TV ratings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blasts from the past proved irresistible to TV viewers last week. According to Nielsen figures out Wednesday, ABC’s live re-...
00:00, 2019-05-30

2 missing, 20 injured after Russian TNT plant blast MOSCOW (AP) — Two people are reported missing and nearly 20 injured after an explosion in a Russian plant manufacturing TNT. The blast took place Sat...
14:20, 2019-06-01

25 injured in Swedish blast that hit 2 apartment buildings STOCKHOLM — A powerful explosion ripped through two adjacent apartment buildings in a southern Swedish city on Friday, slightly injuring 25 people, o...
11:44, 2019-06-07

IS claims responsibility for Iraq blast that killed 8 BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Baghdad market the previous day that killed 8 people. Th...
11:44, 2019-05-10

Surrey sign Imran Tahir for T20 Blast Surrey will become the eighth county the veteran South African spinner Imran Tahir has represented after they announced his signing for the T20 Blast...
13:40, 2019-05-14

Nobody hurt in California gas blast that rattled buildings SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say nobody was hurt when an explosion at a chemical plant shook buildings for miles in the San Francisco Bay A...
01:24, 2019-06-03

Blast at India fireworks factory kills more than 20 Residents and politicians say authorities failed to close illegal factory that caused a fatal explosion in 2017 An explosion at a fireworks factory i...
04:16, 2019-09-05

Rookie Swanson gets first win, Mariners blast Indians 10-0 CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Erik Swanson didn’t give up a hit until the sixth inning and got his first win, and Jay Bruce blasted a grand slam as t...
22:28, 2019-05-05

Encarnación, Murphy hit 2 HRs each, Mariners blast Halos 9-3 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Edwin Encarnación hit two homers, including the 400th of his career, and Tom Murphy added two more in the Seattle MarinersR...
02:20, 2019-06-10

Blast in Sweden tears through 2 apartment buildings STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say a blast ripped through two adjacent apartment buildings in a southern city. It isn’t immediately clear if t...
10:52, 2019-06-07

Several hospitalized after blast at Illinois silicon plant A massive explosion in a silicon plant in northern Illinois sent at least four people to the hospital late Friday night. The 9:30 p.m. blast at AB Sp...
15:08, 2019-05-04

Rocket League is spending summer in the ’80s Rocket League is going back to the 1980s with a celebration that will last all summer long to help you feel nostalgic during car soccer.Read More...
20:52, 2019-06-05

Rocket League is dropping lootboxes Rocket League's lootboxes are not long for this world because Epic Games loves you very much. I think it's time you give you gaming stepdad a break.R...
02:28, 2019-08-07

Ultrafast rocket engine could fly at Mach 25 UK company Reaction Engines announces a successful test of a key part of its Synergetic Air-Breathing Rocket Engine (SABRE), which could fly in space...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Britain's historic Bangkok embassy bulldozed 'to make way for shopping mall' Britain's historic Thailand embassy has been demolished to reportedly make way for a shopping mall, sending waves of indignation across Bangkok....
13:52, 2019-08-13

How to burn 1,074 calories in 60 minutes by trying this simple exercise TRYING to lose weight? Here’s how this one hour workout can burn more than a thousand calories....
20:00, 2019-07-09

Oprah glad to be off '60 Minutes,' says they made her practice saying her own name Oprah Winfrey is one of the most powerful people in media and entertainment and also one of the most private....
20:32, 2019-04-30

CBOE Will Observe Two Minutes of Silence on Veterans Day CHICAGO, November 10, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will observe two minutes of silence, from 8:25 a.m. to 8:27...
15:56, 2019-05-01

Dollar stalls near one-month high after Fed minutes The U.S. dollar held near a one-month high on Wednesday after minutes from the May Federal Open Market Committee meeting showed officials agreed that...
22:04, 2019-05-22

Tesla’s next-gen Supercharger can add 75 miles of range in just 5 minutes One of the more prescient and impactful decisions Tesla made early on was to roll out a network of Supercharger stations at strategic locations acros...
19:32, 2019-07-20

Watch: Workers high five 509 times in three minutes A Canadian company said employees unofficially broke a Guinness World Record by completing 509 high fives in three minutes....
21:28, 2019-04-19

Kentucky Derby evolves from 90 minutes to 5 hours for NBC When Rob Hyland worked his first Kentucky Derby for NBC in 2001, it was a 90-minute show with a handful reporters and only one race — the Derby — was...
08:44, 2019-05-03

Nuclear war between US and Russia 'would kill 34 million in 45 minutes' A terrifying simulation predicts 90 million 'immediate casualties,' followed by countless more from fallout and radiation poisoning...
16:36, 2019-09-17

‘The Minutes,’ by Tracy Letts, Is Coming to Broadway The politically themed comedy, about a fractious municipal government meeting, will open in 2020....
22:00, 2019-06-20

Delta flight descends nearly 30,000 feet in minutes NBC — A packed plane was diverted to Tampa International Airport after descending nearly 30,000 feet within a few minutes. Delta Airlines Fligh...
01:24, 2019-09-20

15 Minutes to ‘Mayhem’: How a Tweet Led to a Shortage at Popeyes The “chicken sandwich wars” with Chick-fil-A captivated the internet and drove record sales. Then they became a logistical headache....
19:52, 2019-08-29

Longtime married couple dies within minutes of each other ERIE, Pa. (AP) — Family members say a Pennsylvania couple that had been married for almost 45 years passed away within minutes of each other. Clair &...
14:32, 2019-05-03

Student pilot flew unconscious for 40 minutes Breakfast is arguably the most important meal of the day — especially if you’re a pilot-in-training prepping for a solo flight. On May 10, a report f...
19:16, 2019-05-10

Southeastern passengers to get refunds for delay of 15 minutes Southeastern railway passengers will be able to claim compensation if their train is delayed by 15 minutes or more from today....
22:20, 2019-09-11

How Safecrackers Can Unlock an ATM in Minutes—Without Leaving a Trace At Defcon this week, security researcher Mike Davis will show how he can pick the lock of an ATM safe in no time, thanks to its electric leaks....
13:40, 2019-08-09

The year's best Godzilla movie is only a few minutes long If you saw Godzilla: King Of The Monsters at an Alamo Drafthouse, you may have found yourself more entertained by the pre-show bumper than the specta...
17:48, 2019-06-21

How to burn fat in 15 minutes: Four weight loss tips you can fit into your day HOPING to lose weight but feeling pushed for time? Carrying out these simple tasks every day could help you to burn fat fast – here's what to do....
18:40, 2019-07-02

Cat Survives After Being Stuck In Washing Machine For 35 Minutes A cat from Minnesota, USA, has received donations from around the world after getting stuck in a washing machine for 35 minutes....
07:08, 2019-06-24

Avicii tribute concert sells out in 30 minutes The Avicii Tribute Concert for Mental Health Awareness is set to take place on Dec. 5 in Stockholm, Sweden — the late DJ's hometown....
19:08, 2019-09-09

Salah: "It was nice to play 90 minutes in a final!" "Mo Salah celebrated a much improved Champions League final as he scored the winning goal against Spurs in a 2-0 win in Madrid."...
23:28, 2019-06-01

How to burn 1,300 calories in 60 minutes with this one simple workout WANT to lose weight fast? Here’s how you can burn a whopping 300 calories in a quarter of an hour....
11:48, 2019-06-17

'60 Minutes' producer Katy Textor dead at 45 Producer Katherine “Katy” Textor, who collaborated with Morley Safer on nearly all of his reports over his last years on "60 Minutes," died of cancer...
16:00, 2019-06-17

Oru’s new foldable kayak weighs under 20 lbs and assembles in just 2 minutes California-based kayak maker Oru has built a great brand on the strength of its origami-inspired folding kayaks, and now it’s launching its lig...
15:28, 2019-08-14

Newlywed couple die in car crash minutes after ceremony A young Texas newlywed couple died in a car crash just minutes after tying the knot, authorities said. Harly Joe Morgan, 19, and his bride, Rhiannon ...
21:20, 2019-08-25

Halep destroys Swiatek in 45 minutes to reach last eight "Simona Halep thrashed Iga Swiatek in just 45 minutes to reach the quarter-finals of the French Open."...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Why Jesse Eisenberg Quit Facebook After 10 Minutes The star of ’The Art of Self-Defense’ and ‘The Social Network’ on fighting bicycle thieves and why he shuns social media even though he headlined the...
20:04, 2019-07-19

Diallo, Urruti score 15 minutes apart in Impact’s 2-1 win HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Zakaria Diallo and Maximiliano Urruti scored 15 minutes apart in the second half and the Montreal Impact rallied to beat the Ne...
05:08, 2019-05-09

Steve Kroft to retire from '60 Minutes' after 30 seasons Steve Kroft, the longest-tenured correspondent on "60 Minutes," will appear in his final segment of the show Sunday....
18:56, 2019-05-17

Gay bars and wavvy beats: 90 minutes of queer hip-hop Hip-hop—like country music before it—has struggled to embrace LGBTQ+ artists, despite them flourishing on the edges of the genre and aiding its evolu...
18:52, 2019-06-10

Manhattan to JFK in 8 Minutes? Hail an Uber Copter Uber is branching out into helicopters, offering a quick trip to John F. Kennedy International Airport....
14:44, 2019-07-05

How much time you spend on screens have should be based on age, not minutes: CPS The Canadian Pediatric Society recommends parents prioritize healthy habits including nutrition, face-to-face interaction and sleep over screens....
07:40, 2019-06-06

Israel's embassy in Brazil mocked online 'for edited picture of non-kosher lobster lunch' Israel's embassy in Brazil has been mocked online after allegedly editing a picture of its ambassador eating a non-kosher lobster lunch....
09:52, 2019-07-09

Connecticut mom of 5 reported missing in midst of contentious divorce Cops searched the woods in a wealthy Connecticut town on Tuesday following the disappearance of a mother of five who lives nearby and is embroiled in...
03:16, 2019-05-29

Democrats condemn reported Trump plan to bar most refugees from US Administration officials reportedly aim to slash admissionsBeto O’Rourke: ‘We need more refugees, not fewer’Leading Democrats have condemned reported...
22:32, 2019-09-06

Tornado reported touching down in Kansas City vicinity LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Officials have a report of a tornado touching down outside near Kansas City on a path toward the city of Lawrence, Kansas. Assi...
02:40, 2019-05-29

No injuries reported in apartment fire on east side TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department crews battled an east side apartment fire Tuesday morning. According to TFD, a resident of an apartment located...
21:28, 2019-06-25

Investigation underway after school threat reported in Nogales TUCSON – A threat at local school in Nogales prompted an investigation Thursday morning. According to Nogales Police Department, school staff i...
19:44, 2019-08-29

US measles outbreak now worst since 1994 after 60 new cases reported The disease was eliminated in 2000, but public health officials blame the resurgence on misinformation about vaccinesThe US recorded 60 new measles c...
18:24, 2019-05-27

Gun violence in Agua Prieta continues, two more deaths reported DOUGLAS, Ariz. – Two more deaths have been reported resulting from the gun violence in the town of Agua Prieta, Sonora. According to the Cochis...
21:28, 2019-06-14

Cases of rat lungworm in Hawaii may be higher than reported numbers Some infected people have no symptoms or only mild ones, and so they don't seek medical attention...
15:56, 2019-07-10

First Death Allegedly Linked to Vaping Reported in Illinois A spike in serious illnesses possibly related to vaping has been reported in several states in recent months. Now, health officials in Illinois say t...
23:52, 2019-08-24

Moderate earthquake shakes Mexico, no damage reported A moderate earthquake shook buildings in Mexico City on Monday, sending people running into the street for safety, but authorities said there were no...
23:56, 2019-04-22

Explosion reported at Russian lab that holds smallpox virus ​A explosion caused a fire at a Russian research lab that is one of two facilities in the world to keep samples of the deadly smallpox virus. The bla...
19:00, 2019-09-17

Shooting reported at garlic festival in California: Police An active shooter was reported at a food festival in California on Sunday and a police spokesman said there are casualties....
05:28, 2019-07-29

Boy’s body found in pond hours after he was reported missing EMINENCE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say the body of a 7-year-old boy has been found in a pond near his home. Police say in a statement that th...
16:36, 2019-05-26

Two more mysterious deaths reported in Belize after doctor’s slaying Two mysterious deaths were reported out of Belize over the weekend, including a British expat whose body was floating off the coast and a dad who die...
00:40, 2019-07-03

MSNBC’s O’Donnell: I shouldn’t have reported Trump story MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell says he made an ‘error in judgment’ in reporting a story about President Trump’s finances based on a single, unnamed sourc...
04:56, 2019-08-29

Rape reported at West Village subway station A 19-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a stranger on the staircase of the West Fourth Street-Washington Square subway station in the West Village...
23:00, 2019-05-29

Earthquake shakes much of western France, no damage reported PARIS (AP) — A moderate earthquake has hit western France, felt as far as Bordeaux in the south and Normandy in the north. No damage has been reporte...
10:56, 2019-06-21

Two more Americans reported dead after Dominican Republic vacations Two more Americans — a man from Kansas and a woman from Pennsylvania — died during vacations in the Dominican Republic, amid a recent spate of touris...
16:48, 2019-06-21

Assault reported at Dominican resort where woman says she was attacked A Pennsylvania man claims a pair of would-be robbers savagely attacked him at the same Dominican Republic resort where a Delaware mom claimed she was...
17:28, 2019-06-21

Vaping Sicknesses Rising: 153 Cases Reported in 16 States The C.D.C. said serious respiratory problems were reported in the past two months, though it remained unclear whether vaping nicotine or THC, the hig...
02:16, 2019-08-22

More Than 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “sev...
00:12, 2019-08-22

Froome in hospital with reported broken leg and out of Dauphine after crash "Chris Froome has been admitted to hospital after a crash during a recon ride at the Criterium du Dauphine, ending his race and putting his participa...
14:08, 2019-06-12

Fire department: Helicopter crash reported in Manhattan NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Fire Department is responding to a report of a helicopter crash on the roof of a skyscraper in midtown Manhattan. T...
20:28, 2019-06-10

More than 5,000 valley fever cases reported in Arizona this year TUCSON — There have been more than 5,000 cases of Valley fever in Arizona so far this year, according to the Arizona Department of Health Servi...
05:28, 2019-07-17

Nearly 70 tourists to Dominican Republic reported illness since March Nearly 70 tourists have reported getting violently ill while vacationing in the Dominican Republic since March, according to a commonly used website ...
22:40, 2019-06-10

Historical marker commemorates reported alien abduction PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — A historical marker has been placed near the river where two men in southern Mississippi said they were abducted by aliens i...
20:44, 2019-06-24

At Least 7 Reported Dead in Bahamas Following Hurricane Dorian's Devastation As Hurricane Dorian finally pulled out of the Bahamas Tuesday night, Prime Minister Hubert Minnis had a grim assessment of the devastation caused by ...
15:48, 2019-09-04

Quakes in Albania damage some homes, five reported injured Six earthquakes in the space of two hours, the first with a magnitude of 5.3, shook south-eastern Albania on Saturday, injuring five people and causi...
11:20, 2019-06-01

Officer-Involved Shooting Reported In Perry County PERRY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Kentucky State Police officials said investigators are looking into an officer-involved shooting Monday. Official...
12:16, 2019-06-11

The Latest: 42 reported killed at 3 prisons in north Brazil RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The latest on deadly violence at prisons in northern Brazil (all times local): 8:35 p.m. Brazilian authorities say 42 inmates h...
01:04, 2019-05-28

At Least 7 Reported Dead in Bahamas Following Hurricane Dorian’s Devastation As Hurricane Dorian finally pulled out of the Bahamas Tuesday night, Prime Minister Hubert Minnis had a grim assessment of the devastation caused by ...
16:36, 2019-09-04

British scientist reported missing on Greek island Greek police sent a specialist unit to the island where Natalie Christopher went missing on Monday morning. Her partner notified police when she did ...
17:04, 2019-08-07

Vehicle crash reported at Tucson International Airport TUCSON – A crash is causing some traffic delays at Tucson International Airport Thursday afternoon. According to Tucson Airport Authority Fire-...
22:16, 2019-05-30

Man who reported 4-year-old Texas girl missing is arrested HOUSTON (AP) — The man who reported a 4-year-old Texas girl had been abducted from him last weekend has been arrested near Houston. U.S. MarshalsR...
01:48, 2019-05-12

Man Arrested After Officials Say He Falsely Reported Someone Being Held At Gunpoint LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Laurel County sheriff’s office says that a man was arrested and taken into custody after they say he fa...
16:24, 2019-06-19

Earthquake shakes northern Netherlands, no injuries reported THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A magnitude 3.4 earthquake has shaken the northern Dutch province of Groningen, the latest in a series of tremors blame...
12:20, 2019-05-22

Iran reported to pass 300 kg limit on low-enriched uranium Iran is reported to have breached the 300 kilograms of low-enriched uranium allowed under the 2015 international nuclear accord. The amount is far sh...
14:08, 2019-07-01

The Latest: Police chief says 6 reported dead in Indonesia JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on post-election protests in Indonesia (all times local): 2 p.m. Indonesian police say based on reports from hos...
09:52, 2019-05-22

Almost 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “sev...
17:44, 2019-08-23

HTC U11 starts receiving Android Pie update again, no new bricking reported (yet) Despite keeping its fans waiting for a painfully long time, HTC somehow still managed to mess up the official Android Pie update for the high-end U11...
11:12, 2019-06-25

8th vaping-related death reported in U.S. as cases of illnesses top 500 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 530 confirmed and probable cases have been reported in 38 states and one U.S. territory, up from ...
06:36, 2019-09-20

Explosion reported at Georgia-Pacific plant in Oklahoma MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say there has been an explosion at a paper plant in north-central Oklahoma. Muskogee County officials say an explo...
06:52, 2019-05-14

Nic Naitanui reported for shove during Eagles' demolition of Bombers Eagles star slams Zach Merrett into fenceWest Coast beat Essendon 17.14 (116) to 9.7 (61) West Coast coach Adam Simpson is confident Nic Naitanui has...
01:32, 2019-09-06

Magnitude 6.8 quake strikes off Chile, no damage reported An earthquake of magnitude 6.8 struck off Chile's coast on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, but local authorities said there was no ...
23:36, 2019-08-01

Trump talks Afghanistan troop withdrawal with top security officials President Trump met Friday with his top security officials to try to figure out how to withdraw from Afghanistan, where the US has been mired in figh...
01:08, 2019-08-17

Afghanistan: Will FIFA's investigation into sexual abuse claims have any impact? As the World Cup approaches, FIFA are investigating claims female footballers from Afghanistan were sexually abused. But with conservative attitudes ...
17:04, 2019-06-06

Teen’s haunting senior photos honor dad killed in Afghanistan He’s gone but far from forgotten. High school senior Julia Yllescas lost her father when she was just 9 years old. Her dad, US Army Capt. Rober...
20:28, 2019-08-21

Taliban takes responsibility for deadly Afghanistan hospital bombing A suicide truck bomber devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan, leaving 20 dead and up to 100 injured. The Taliban claimed responsibility for t...
10:48, 2019-09-19

Afghanistan’s football president banned for life for sexual abuse • Keramuudin Karim fined a million Swiss dollars• Fifa says he abused his position of powerThe suspended Afghanistan Football Federation president, K...
18:08, 2019-06-08

US withdraws $100M from Afghanistan project, citing nation’s corruption ​Secretary of State Mike Pompeo​ said the US will withdraw $100 million earmarked for an energy infrastructure project in Afghanistan because of corr...
17:28, 2019-09-19

England thrash Afghanistan by nine wickets in World Cup warm-up match • Afghanistan 160 all-out; England 161-1• Roy hits unbeaten 89 in nine-wicket winEngland romped to a walkover victory in their final World Cup warmup...
17:36, 2019-05-27

Afghanistan v West Indies: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! All the latest details from the match at HeadingleyMorgan vows England will keep up aggressive approachFeel free to email rob.smyth@theguardian.com 9...
11:04, 2019-07-04

Afghanistan ex-football chief Karim wanted on arrest warrant Afghanistan authorities issued an arrest warrant for the ex-head of Afghan Football Federation Keramuudin Karim after he was banned due to sexual abu...
18:16, 2019-06-09

Lindsey Graham warns Trump not to pull all U.S. forces out of Afghanistan Sen. Lindsey Graham warned President Donald Trump on Sunday not to reduce U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan below 8,600, arguing that maintaining a mi...
18:12, 2019-08-25

Civilian casualties in Afghanistan surged as US met Taliban to discuss peace Civilian casualties spiked to a two-year high in Afghanistan last month, driven by attacks from "anti-government elements," just as U.S. and Taliban ...
02:36, 2019-08-06

Taliban launches 'massive' attack on Kunduz in northern Afghanistan Assault comes as US continues to seek agreement with insurgent group on ending what is America’s longest warThe Taliban have launched a new attack on...
10:16, 2019-08-31

Taliban bomb attack kills 8 election officials in Afghanistan Afghan officials say Taliban insurgents have killed eight people in a bomb attack targeting election officials in southern Kandahar province....
14:20, 2019-06-30

Attacks escalate against Afghanistan's human rights defenders – report Amnesty says activists have been attacked and killed with impunity, with their plight ‘largely ignored’ at home and abroadHuman rights defenders in A...
12:28, 2019-08-29

UN: NATO-allied forces in Afghanistan killed more civilians than Taliban The UN has urged forces in Afghanistan to immediately "reduce the terrible harm being inflicted" on civilians. The US and its NATO and Afghan allies ...
16:32, 2019-07-30

Two US troops killed in Afghanistan as Trump directs pre-election drawdown Two U.S. troops were killed in Afghanistan Monday, bringing to 12 the number of Americans killed in combat there this year, according to a tally by t...
15:12, 2019-07-30

Afghanistan's rights activists express concern over US-Taliban talks In an interview with DW, Shaharzad Akbar, head of Afghanistan's Independent Human Rights Commission, said that any US-Taliban deal that undermines th...
21:56, 2019-08-28

Islamic State expands reach in Afghanistan, threatening West JALALABAD, Afghanistan (AP) — The Islamic State group has lost its caliphate in Syria and Iraq but is expanding its footprint in the forbidding mount...
08:24, 2019-06-10

Pentagon watchdog: US no longer tracking Taliban gains in Afghanistan HEIGHTENED INSECURITY IN AFGHANISTAN: The latest quarterly report to Congress by the Pentagon’s special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruct...
13:00, 2019-05-02

Taliban suicide attacks in Afghanistan leave dozens dead Explosions at election rally and in central Kabul follow collapse of US-Taliban peace talksTaliban suicide bombers killed at least 48 people and woun...
20:20, 2019-09-17

UN: US, allies killed more civilians than Taliban in Afghanistan in first half of 2019 The UN has urged forces in Afghanistan to immediately "reduce the terrible harm being inflicted" on civilians. The US and allied forces in Afghanista...
20:28, 2019-07-30

Afghanistan envoy briefs skeptical lawmakers on peace talks WASHINGTON (AP) — Special envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad (ZAHL’-may kah-LEEL’-zahd) has been met with skepticism on Capitol Hill a...
00:08, 2019-05-23

Trump compares Baltimore murder rate to war-torn Afghanistan President Trump suggested that Baltimore’s murder rate is higher than that of war-torn Afghanistan during a campaign rally in Ohio on Thursday ...
04:40, 2019-08-02

Donald Trump plans to significantly cut number of US troops in Afghanistan President Trump said Thursday that the US plans to cut the number of American troops in Afghanistan from 14,000 to 8,600 and will then determine furt...
22:32, 2019-08-29

U.S. to withdraw 5,000 troops from Afghanistan, close bases under proposed deal The deal, reached after months of negotiations with representatives from the insurgent movement, must still be approved by U.S. President Donald Trum...
23:48, 2019-09-02

'Is he confusing them?': Biden appears to have mixed up Iraq and Afghanistan in debate Former Vice President Joe Biden, who has made his foreign policy prowess and experience a centerpiece of his 2020 White House bid, appeared to mix up...
01:08, 2019-09-15

Violence spikes in Afghanistan – is peace with Taliban a good idea? Violent attacks in Afghanistan have continued despite ongoing peace talks between the Taliban and the US in Qatar. Is the international engagement wi...
15:52, 2019-07-31

Donald Trump plans to significantly cut number of US troop in Afghanistan President Trump said Thursday that the US plans to cut the number of American troops in Afghanistan from 14,000 to 8,600 and will then determine furt...
20:48, 2019-08-29

Prominent journalist Mena Mangal shot dead in Afghanistan Unidentified attackers fatally shot a prominent female journalist in Afghanistan. Two men on a motorcycle approached Mena Mangal on Saturday morning ...
16:20, 2019-05-11

Democratic presidential candidates debate Afghanistan, military budgets Senate appropriators approve defense spending bill — Senator presses Air Force nominee on Turnberry visits...
16:12, 2019-09-13

As US eyes exit in Afghanistan, Esper briefs allies in Europe ESPER SELLING AFGHAN WITHDRAWAL PLAN TO ALLIES: Defense Secretary Mark Esper is in Germany, the first stop on a three-day trip to brief America’s maj...
13:36, 2019-09-05

Trump admin plans to withdraw 5K US troops from Afghanistan: envoy The Trump administration’s envoy to Afghanistan on Monday said the first 5,000 US troops would pull out of Afghanistan within five months under...
19:56, 2019-09-02

Afghanistan: Taliban vow to fight on after Trump ends peace talks In response to Donald Trump's decision to cancel negotiations, the Taliban have said they will carry on fighting. The group has continued to gain ter...
22:20, 2019-09-10

6 dead, more than 100 wounded in Taliban bomb attack in Afghanistan’s capital The Taliban claimed the attack, which came as the insurgents were holding their latest round of talks with U.S. envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in the Gulf st...
06:44, 2019-07-02

Afghanistan: Death toll rises after attack on VP candidate's office A suicide attack on the office of an Afghan vice presidential candidate has killed at least 20 people in Kabul. It comes despite intensifying interna...
11:16, 2019-07-29

DOD identifies Army paratrooper killed in car bomb explosion in Afghanistan The Department of Defense on Friday released the identity of the American soldier who was killed in Afghanistan Thursday....
03:52, 2019-09-07

Afghanistan and Iraq veterans were the 'ground zero' of the opioid crisis: Study Veterans who were stationed in Afghan and Iraqi war zones after the 9/11 terror attacks have been hit hardest by the opioid crisis, according to new ...
23:32, 2019-09-17

2 children among 6 civilians mistakenly killed by security forces in Afghanistan An Afghan security forces raid against Taliban fighters in eastern Nangarhar province mistakenly killed at least six civilians, including a woman and...
18:20, 2019-05-25

Afghanistan’s grand council ends with call for peace talks KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan grand council convened by President Ashraf Ghani has ended with a resounding call for peace with the Taliban. The...
12:12, 2019-05-03

Democrat threatens to subpoena Afghanistan envoy over peace talks The chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee is threatening to subpoena a top U.S. envoy to Afghanistan if he fails to voluntarily testify bef...
23:16, 2019-09-05

Election cycle driving timetable for US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan EYE ON THE CALENDAR: Despite the Pentagon’s insistence that the future withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan will be based on conditions, not th...
14:48, 2019-07-30

1 dead, up to 7 missing after Enbridge pipeline blast in Kentucky The 76-centimetre wide pipeline moves natural gas under such high pressure that the flames reached about 91 metres in the air and could be seen throu...
19:04, 2019-08-01

Yankees fans blast away at Manny Machado for some reason Yankees fans are angry with Manny Machado. Why, exactly, is unclear. They hammered the Padres shortstop with boos in pregame warmups and for his firs...
20:36, 2019-05-27

At least 1 person dead in Vienna apartment building blast BERLIN (AP) — Austrian firefighters say they have found a body at a residential building in Vienna following a suspected gas explosion. Vienna fire s...
08:36, 2019-06-27

Russia breaks silence on deadly missile blast China denies U.S. Navy requests for Hong Kong port calls — Pentagon scouts Syria safe zone...
16:24, 2019-08-14

Scientists spotted a bizarre X-ray blast in a distant galaxy Thanks to ever-advancing observational technology, astronomers can now spot distant galaxies in greater detail than ever before. For scientists, bein...
17:16, 2019-09-09

4th victim of Illinois blast ID’ed, memorial planned Friday WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Officials have identified the fourth victim of an explosion at a northern Illinois silicone plant and say a memorial is planned...
15:56, 2019-05-09

Paul Stirling: Middlesex reaching T20 Blast Finals Day the best way to bow out Paul Stirling is desperate to sign off on a high after a decade at Middlesex and believes there would be no better way to do so than reaching Finals ...
14:08, 2019-09-05

Democrats blast Trump over tweets attacking Cummings President Trump’s two days of tweets ripping Rep. Elijah Cummings and his district as a “rat and rodent infested mess” brought swif...
19:24, 2019-07-28

Dominic Smith returns with a blast in Mets victory WASHINGTON — Dominic Smith had one thought when he got the green light with a 3-0 count while pinch-hitting in the ninth inning Tuesday night. “I wan...
07:16, 2019-05-15

Northern Ireland: Blast targets police near border Police say it is the sixth blast targeting officers this year. A police chief warns that deadlock over Brexit is abetting such attacks....
03:48, 2019-08-20

Redcar explosion: Two hurt after blast at former steelworks near Middlesborough At least two people have been hurt in an explosion at a former steelworks in the north east....
19:56, 2019-09-19

Blast Away Grime With a Discounted Pressure Washer Purchase You might not think you need a pressure washer, but after spending 10 minutes on r/pressurewashingporn, you’ll have your credit card out. Amazon’s ma...
14:16, 2019-05-14

Official: Evacuation underway before deadly Illinois blast WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Fire officials say an evacuation was underway moments before a deadly explosion at a northern Illinois manufacturing plant. Wau...
22:20, 2019-05-06

Tanzania: Fuel tanker blast kills dozens Police say more than 50 people have been killed after a fuel tanker exploded in eastern Tanzania....
11:04, 2019-08-10

Wolfenstein Youngblood review: two women blast racists into goo PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch; MachineGames/BethesdaThe Nazi-splattering franchise returns, with thoughtful level design compensating ...
14:48, 2019-07-25

Officials clear fireworks after blast that hurt firefighters ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Authorities are cleaning up the remaining fireworks at a New Mexico storage area where an explosion earlier this week critically...
20:24, 2019-06-07

USA blast past Canada in first Rugby World Cup warm-up USA 47-19 CanadaLeg injury to lock Nick Civetta a blowThe USA crushed Canada in their Pacific Nations Cup opener in Glendale, Colorado on Saturday, t...
13:16, 2019-07-28

Denmark: Police probe blast at tax office in Copenhagen An explosion at the Danish Tax Agency was a "deliberate attack," police say. However, authorities are still trying to determine who exactly was behin...
13:04, 2019-08-07

Prosecutor: Man pulled from debris after house blast dies RIDGEFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man pulled from the rubble of a New Jersey home following an explosion has died. The Bergen County prosecut...
23:04, 2019-06-18

Oculus Quest: Beat Saber is a blast when it has no wires Beat Saber has sold more than a million units on the older wired VR headsets. But it was meant to be played on wireless VR like the Oculus Quest.Read...
15:48, 2019-05-22

Blast in French city of Lyon injures 8; causes unknown LYON, France (AP) — French local officials say that an explosion in the city of Lyon has caused minor injuries to eight people. Kamel Amerouche, the ...
19:00, 2019-05-24

The Latest: Off-duty cop may have saved house blast victim RIDGEFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on an explosion that leveled a house in New Jersey (all times local): 6:10 p.m. An off-duty police officer’s...
00:48, 2019-06-18

Canadian lawmakers blast Facebook’s execs for snub OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canadian lawmakers have voted to serve a summons on Facebook executives Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg that would compel ...
21:52, 2019-05-28

Several injured in suspected package bomb blast in France A package bomb exploded on a busy French street on Friday, injuring at least seven people, a report said. The explosion in the French city of Lyon oc...
20:00, 2019-05-24

The Original Tony Hawk's Pro Skater Soundtrack Is Still A Blast Gaming series known for their superior soundtracks often have one thing in common — a wide array of powerful or catchy music orchestrated to fit a s...
23:28, 2019-08-25

10 Kenyan police officers killed in blast near Somalia NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials say at least 10 police officers are dead after their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device near the So...
13:48, 2019-06-15

Pakistan official: At least 7 hurt in blast at Quetta mosque QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani police official says an explosion at a mosque in restive Baluchistan province’s capital of Quetta wounded a...
11:40, 2019-05-24

BREAKING: Mosque hit by fatal blast during Friday prayers A HORROR mosque blast has left at least one dead and five injured during Friday prayers, according to reports....
11:36, 2019-05-24

Turkish Cypriots investigating blast in breakaway north NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Turkish Cypriot authorities are investigating the cause of an explosion outside a village in the breakaway north of ethnically...
09:16, 2019-07-01

GOP lawmakers blast Trump over North Korea comments Republican Sen. Joni Ernst on Sunday pushed back on President Trump’s claim that he isn’t worried about North Korea’s ballistic missile testing this ...
16:40, 2019-05-26

At least 120 killed and wounded after blast at migrant detention centre AN AIR strike at a migrant centre in Libya has killed at least 40 people and wounded 80 more, according to officials....
07:44, 2019-07-03

‘Fox isn’t working for us anymore,’ tweets Trump in another blast at the network He accuses it of “heavily promoting the Democrats” after watching an interview with a DNC spokeswoman....
01:32, 2019-08-29

China launches rocket from ship at sea for first time China successfully launched a rocket from a ship at sea for the first time on Wednesday, state media reported, the latest step forward in its ambitio...
07:40, 2019-06-05

Rocket League Is Ditching Loot Boxes Psyonix announced in a blog today that its car soccer game Rocket League will be leaving loot boxes behind in a move aimed at “creating the best poss...
23:08, 2019-08-06

SpaceX launches hefty rocket with 24 satellites CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites. The middle-of-the-night rideshare features a deep sp...
09:24, 2019-06-25

NASA’s large SLS rocket unlikely to fly before at least late 2021 Enlarge / NASA Administrator James Bridenstine testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on July 17, 2019. (credit:...
19:12, 2019-07-17