KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry flew to Afghanistan Friday for urgent talks with Afghan President Hamid Karzai as an end of October deadline looms for completing a security deal that would allow American
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. troops are holding a senior Pakistani Taliban commander they captured in Afghanistan a week ago, an Afghan provincial official said Friday.
The capture could be a significant blow to the Pakistani Taliban, who
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Kerry arrives in Kabul on unannounced visit for urgent security talks with Afghan president.
NEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase, the biggest U.S. bank by assets, reported a third-quarter loss after setting up a big reserve for legal expenses.
The bank absorbed a reserve for litigation expenses of $9.2 billion in the
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former suburban Minneapolis high school cheerleading captain has been sentenced to three years in prison for prostituting a younger squad… More »
GENEVA (AP) — The U.N.’s human rights office says Iraq’s execution of 42 people over the past two days is an “inhuman” and likely illegal use of the death penalty.
Rupert Colville, a spokesman for the U.N.’s Office
HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong film festival on Friday unveiled a lineup bookended by an action movie inspired by director John Woo’s works and a South Korean sci-fi action thriller featuring Hollywood stars Tilda Swinton and
EAST BETHEL, Minn. (AP) — A woman who drove drunk and killed two people on a motorcycle in Anoka County has been sentenced to… More »
GARNER, Iowa (AP) — A 42-year-old northern Iowa woman has pleaded guilty to stealing the identity of her business partner.
The Mason City Globe… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — The government shutdown could mean a change to the New York City Marathon’s staging area.
That’s because the site is the federally operated Fort Wadsworth on Staten Island.
Organizers of the Nov. 3 race