• Resolute Support Remains Focused on Defeating Terrorists Following Kabul Attack
Resolute Support Remains Focused on Defeating Terrorists Following Kabul Attack

At least 95 people were killed and 158 wounded in the blast, which was claimed by the Taliban . He detonated his explosives at a second check point, Rahimi said. That attack, which set off days of angry protests against the government, was claimed by the Haqqani network, a Taliban faction. The force of the explosion shook windows of buildings at...

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  • Kendrick Lamar beats Jay-Z in early Grammy Awards race
Kendrick Lamar beats Jay-Z in early Grammy Awards race

Bruno Mars' " 24K Magic " is giving the singer a solid gold night at the Grammys: He's won five of the six awards he's nominated for, and is still up for album of the year . Country singer Reba McEntire, songwriter Diane Warren and Americana music band The Mavericks were among those wearing white roses as a symbol of solidarity with victims of ...

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  • Explosions, gunfire heard near military academy in Kabul
Explosions, gunfire heard near military academy in Kabul

Two security officials at the scene, who spoke on the condition of anonymity as the situation was fluid, said militants set off the fighting by firing rocket-propelled grenades at Marshal Fahim University. Meanwhile, the death toll in the Kabul ambulance bomb attack has risen to 95, reports said. Both the Taliban and ISIS have launched several ma...

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  • US Democrats seek to protect Mueller from being fired
US Democrats seek to protect Mueller from being fired

The FBI officials Trump has targeted are Andrew McCabe, the current deputy FBI director and who was briefly acting FBI director after Comey's firing; Jim Rybicki, Comey's chief of staff and senior counselor; and James Baker, formerly the FBI's general counsel.

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  • Need to stop 'Padmaavat' release at any cost: Karni Sena
Need to stop 'Padmaavat' release at any cost: Karni Sena

The real-life war over Padmaavat between the Hindu extremists and makers of the film well-backed by the Supreme Court and liberal Indians is a flawless case to ponder over as we celebrate the 69th Republic Day on Friday. Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow too witnessed protests near malls and theatres on Wednesday from activists claiming to be ass...

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  • For Some 'Dreamers' DACA Compromise Is More Take Than Give
For Some 'Dreamers' DACA Compromise Is More Take Than Give

Short said . The White House's offer of a path to citizenship for the Dreamers was much wider than expected. But the proposal would also cover those undocumented immigrants who meet the DACA criteria but did not sign up and even more who would be newly eligible under the proposal's timeframe requirements - giving legal status and a pa...

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  • Who is the White House counsel who reportedly threatened to resign?
Who is the White House counsel who reportedly threatened to resign?

But White House lawyer Ty Cobb later seemed to walk back Trump's remarks, saying the president just meant that he was willing to meet, The New York Times reported . "It is more important than ever for Congress to act to protect the independence of the Department of Justice, including the special counsel investigation", said Coons of DE, who part...

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  • Man sucked into MRI machine, dies
Man sucked into MRI machine, dies

His body ended up inside the MRI machine and by the time staff got him out, his entire body was completely swollen and pouring with blood. Maru was then rushed to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), where he died a few hours later. Mr Maru's family allege he was told it was OK to bring an oxygen tank into the MRI room. Maru's bloated body was sent to Si...

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  • Michigan State's Mark Dantonio disputes report of mishandled sexual-assault allegations
Michigan State's Mark Dantonio disputes report of mishandled sexual-assault allegations

Some folks, rightfully outraged, might call for the NCAA to impose "death penalty" sanctions on Michigan State's athletic programs, similar to the one levied on SMU in the late 1980s. A special prosecutor will investigate Michigan State University "from the president's office down" over how former MSU sports physician Larry Nassar could have sexu...

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  • Another White House Official Denies Trump Wanted To Axe Mueller
Another White House Official Denies Trump Wanted To Axe Mueller

Mueller is leading the federal investigation of Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 USA election and possible collusion with Trump associates. "Fake news, folks, fake news", the president told reporters when asked about the report in Davos, Switzerland, where he is attending the World Economic Forum of business and political leaders.

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  • If Donald Trump Orders Robert Mueller Fired, Here's What Might Happen
If Donald Trump Orders Robert Mueller Fired, Here's What Might Happen

Trump ordered that Mueller be fired last June, but he backed off after White House Counsel Don McGahn threatened to resign over the matter, according to a bombshell report by last week. I said, "What the hell is this all about?" His lawyers, however, said the interview remains subject to negotiations on the circumstances of the testimony, i...

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  • 'We Will Not Allow Taliban To Win': Trump After Kabul Attack
'We Will Not Allow Taliban To Win': Trump After Kabul Attack

An attacker driving an ambulance packed with explosives detonated them Saturday in the Afghan capital of Kabul, leaving 95 people dead and 158 others injured, Afghan officials said. "Labor again pays tribute to the bravery and dedication of Australian diplomats working in Afghanistan, and their swift work in assuring friends and family back home th...

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  • Detroit Police Officer Glenn Doss Dies After He's Shot in the Head
Detroit Police Officer Glenn Doss Dies After He's Shot in the Head

Brooks went into the home and stayed there until police used a chemical agent to force him out and arrested him at about 2:30 a.m. Thursday, officials said. "I never told him to join the police department, that was a decision he made on his own". He was also charged with seven counts of resisting or obstructing police, one count of carrying a ris...

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  • Kabul attack: Afghanistan declares national day of mourning
Kabul attack: Afghanistan declares national day of mourning

Barmak also said that several police officer had died and been injured in the bombing , Tolo News reported. The blast occurred about 12:45 p.m. "I have not seen such a disgusting scene in my entire life", said Mohammad Fahim, 20, an employee of the Kabul police department who was inside the mosque of the Interior Ministry compound when the...

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  • President Trump
President Trump "ready to apologise" for retweeting anti-Muslim videos

Sitting beside May on Thursday, Trump dismissed the idea of division between the two as a "false rumor". "I certainly apologize", Morgan tweeted that the president said. The video of a Muslim immigrant assaulting a Dutch boy on crutches was red flagged by police in the Netherlands who said the assaulter was neither Muslim nor an immigrant.

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  • Cypriots vote in presidential elections critical for peace talk resumption
Cypriots vote in presidential elections critical for peace talk resumption

If confirmed by actual election results, centrist Nicolas Papadopoulos, who is supported by his own Democratic Party and three other smaller center parties, is left out of the presidential race with 21.5 to 24.5 percent of the vote. On the Cyprus issue, Anastasiades, a supporter of a solution based on the principles of a bizonal, bicommunal federat...

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  • The best red carpet looks from the Grammy Awards in recent years
The best red carpet looks from the Grammy Awards in recent years

The Grammys will be broadcast on CBS , and James Cordon, from CBS's The Late Late Show with James Cordon , will host . This year's Grammy nominees signal a real shift in the industry, with a new appreciation for rap and R&B. Presenting will be Tony Bennett , Dave Chappelle , Kelly Clarkson , Jim Gaffigan, Alicia Keys , John Legend ...

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  • Strava's fitness tracker heat map reveals the location of military bases
Strava's fitness tracker heat map reveals the location of military bases

At the time, the company said the map was made up of information showing more than one billion activities. The Global Heat Map was posted online in November 2017, but the information it contains was only publicized on Saturday after a 20-year-old Australian student stumbled across it.

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  • Super Bowl 52 Prize Money: Bonus Payout Distribution for Eagles vs. Patriots
Super Bowl 52 Prize Money: Bonus Payout Distribution for Eagles vs. Patriots

Similar to Gronkowski, rookie defensive end Deatrich Wise Jr . was in the locker room during the media-access period as he recovers from a concussion in last Sunday's AFC Championship Game. With the reigning Super Bowl champion New England appearing in back to back Super Bowls, one may ask, "do they still have it in them to win again?" While Gro...

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  • Trump said he would be 'tougher' in Brexit negotiations than May
Trump said he would be 'tougher' in Brexit negotiations than May

In the interview with British channel ITV, Trump said the European Union was "not cracked up to what it's supposed to be" and said he predicted the result of the June 2016 referendum in which Britons voted to leave the EU. president also threatens to weaken May further at home. Obama gave Harry a rare interview a year ago that was broadcast on ...

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  • WWE Announces Interesting Twist For Winners Of Royal Rumble Matches
WWE Announces Interesting Twist For Winners Of Royal Rumble Matches

Judging by previous Men's Royal Rumble matches , other wrestlers usually fill these spots. Personally, that match will determine if we see them at all in the Rumble . Styles. Some huge names could appear at the Royal RumbleWhat's the story? You can find Kelly's latest appearance on " Raw " in a video below that was posted to WWE's offic...

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  • Collins says Trump talking of firing Mueller was not obstruction
Collins says Trump talking of firing Mueller was not obstruction

Trump sought the firing of Mueller last June and backed off only after White House Counsel Donald F. McGahn threatened to resign, two people familiar with the episode confirmed last Thursday. "Ever. Whether in tweets, except in private conversations with his attorney", Collins said. "Here it is, seven months later, the White House counsel is stil...

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  • Melania Trump denies reports of marital trouble following porn star scandal
Melania Trump denies reports of marital trouble following porn star scandal

The first lady has had by many accounts a hard start to 2018, facing myriad news stories about a dalliance her husband allegedly had with porn star Stormy Daniels . Trump by tabloid publications & TV shows has seeped into "main stream media" reporting". And despite marking their 13th wedding anniversary on Monday, neither Trump mentioned the...

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  • At least 30 African refugees drown after boat capsizes off Yemen
At least 30 African refugees drown after boat capsizes off Yemen

The boat turned back and "capsized amid reports of gunfire being used against the passengers, IOM said". Civilian lives have been devastated by indiscriminate bombing and shelling, arbitrary detentions, enforced disappearances and a spiraling humanitarian crisis that has made more than 22 million people reliant on aid to survive.

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  • United States team for PyeongChang largest of any nation in Winter Olympic history
United States team for PyeongChang largest of any nation in Winter Olympic history

Local media here referred to revelations appearing on the Internet, where WADA officials comment on how to minimize the possibilities of the participation of Russian athletes in Olympic competitions. Public Engagement Team Organising Committee Project Manager Jinsoo Lim welcomed the journalists to the PyeongChang Winter Olympic sites, explaining th...

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