Meanwhile, 10 people were killed and four others injured Wednesday morning when a suicide bomber detonated explosives in Kabul , Najib Danish, a deputy spokesman for the Afghan Interior Ministry tells CNN . FILE - Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, leader of the Afghan Taliban , is seen in this undated handout photo from the Taliban . Mullah Yakoub, on the other hand, is trusted by a number of powerful Taliban commanders who founded the insurgent group with his father, Mullah Omar.
North Korea runs some 130 restaurants in other countries, a vital source of income. This is the second known group escape in just over about a month and may suggest the deteriorating living conditions of North Koreans working overseas, as their home country has been under toughest-ever United Nations sanctions following its tests of nuclear and ballistic missile technologies earlier this year.
The Defense Department did not immediately provide statistics on American troops who have contracted the virus. More detailed information may be found at bit.ly/ZikaVirusPrecautions . Standing water in small containers-cups, flowerpots, bird baths, garden fixtures, children's toys or play structures, for example- is the preferred environment for Aedes mosquito breeding.
Planes and vessels from Egypt and five other countries are searching a wide area of the Mediterranean, a day after the Egyptian army found debris from the Airbus 320 in the sea 180 miles (290 kilometers) north of Alexandria. The plane disappeared between the Greek island of Karpathos northeast of Crete and the Egyptian coast in the early hours of Thursday. According to the airline, 30 Egyptians and 15 French - along with two Iraqis, one Briton, one Belgian, one Portuguese, one Algerian, one ...
Analysts have speculated that in return, Vietnam would grant the U.S. access to the deepwater port at Cam Ranh Bay. "We're actually acting as a team in a sense", said Neilen, of Saratoga Springs, New York, who served in the Army infantry in Vietnam in in 1967 and 1968.
When today's hearing resumed in the afternoon, Dalton appeared via video with officers holding down his shoulders. Carruthers then opened up about the shooting, describing how Dalton's auto came toward her and how she yelled at the children on the playground to run.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama cast Donald Trump's positions on immigration, trade and Muslims as part of an ignorance-and-isolation philosophy that the president says will lead the USA down the path of decline. "Guess what? It ain't so", the president said, rattling off a list of measures by which life is better in the US than in decades past. "But if the past two decades have taught us anything, it's that the biggest challenges we face can not be solved in isolation", he ...
South Korea will deploy the 7,600-ton Aegis-equipped warship, Sejong the Great, which is equipped with a SPY-1D radar that can detect the velocity and type of a missile as far as 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The official spoke on the condition of anonymity, citing department rules. Last year, in May, the three countries agreed to increase pressure and sanctions on Pyongyang shortly after it tested a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) and claimed that it had also miniaturized a ...
An ambulance met the plane at the gate. Southwest Airlines officials say Flight 147 circled back to Boston's Logan International Airport just after midnight Tuesday because of the injuries. Eastern Time, about four and a half hours behind schedule, Southwest said. "I need help. I need medical help.' His buddy, the other flight attendant, got knocked out I guess", said Butch Mohoi, a passenger who was on Flight 147, as reported by ABC7.
By Sunday, GOP figures were widely acknowledging Trumps learning curve and urging patience. It's hard to speculate how this election might have been different had Trump not faced such severe competition, or if Sanders and Clinton had faced more.
Most prominent among them is Ryan, the top elected Republican in the country, who said Trump needs to lead an effort to unify the party and he wasn't ready to swing behind him. As Ryan Cooper writes , a number of the policy proposals Trump has ticked off seem pretty smart to him, but to implement them he'd either have to break the law or needlessly provoke an global economic crisis.
In a lawsuit involving Penn State University and its old insurance company , one line revealed that Coach Joe Paterno knew about Jerry Sandusky molesting underage boys long before previously knowing. Meanwhile, Sandusky himself is pursuing his Post Conviction Relief Act petition, seeking a new trial. Investigators who worked on Sandusky's criminal prosecution in 2012 have said that they interviewed dozens of potential accusers who detailed abuse by the assistant coach dating back ...
Monday to respond to its claim that HB 2 violates federal civil rights laws, the governor requested more time, but officials refused unless he admitted the bill is discriminatory - which he would not do. In his filing, McCrory cited the fact that he has directed state agencies to make a reasonable accommodation of a single occupancy restroom. Stam also said he wasn't anxious about the possibility that North Carolina might lose federal funding over the law, saying it could take years for ...
Maine Democrats selected the state delegates that will represent them at the National Convention this year. Things could get more hard for Bernie Sanders after May, however. Longtime University of Guam educator Vivian Dames was one of the four female candidates supporting Clinton. "I really respect the way he has tried to stay on his message and not taken it into areas that could cause lasting damage to Hillary Clinton if she is the nominee".
A boy carries his belongings at a site hit by what activists said was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Fardous district, Syria April 2, 2015. The Russian military accused the Syrian al-Qaida affiliate, known as the Nusra Front, of attempting to destroy the cease-fire by carrying out attacks on Aleppo and trying to impose a blockade on the city from the south.
He has since been sentenced to death, life in prison and 20 years in three separate trials. An Egyptian court recommended the death sentence on Saturday for six co-defendants of Egypt's ousted leader Mohamed Morsi on espionage charges, but not for him.
Byron Davies, MP for Gower: "We have quite a few of the Port Talbot steelworkers who live in the constituency". Conservative candidate Nick Ramsay has been re-elected in the Welsh Assembly seat of Monmouth. In the Welsh Assembly elections, much of the story has remained unchanged: Labour has won again, keeping the leading position it has enjoyed since the Senedd was first opened in 1999.
He said Abu Sayyaf militants had threatened to behead one of four captives on Monday if the 300 million pesos (£4.4 million) ransom for each of them was not paid by 3 p.m. Trudeau identified the victim as John Ridsdel of Calgary, Alberta and said his government will work with the government of the Philippines and worldwide partners to pursue those responsible for this "heinous act".
The seventh congress of North Korea's ruling Worker's Party will open Friday, which is being viewed as an event to officially declare the era of leader Kim Jong-un's regime. Since Kim took power after the death of his father in December 2011, North Korea has carried out two nuclear tests and two successful space rocket launches that were widely seen as disguised ballistic missile tests.
Kate made the revelation while chatting to children and well-wishers who had come out to meet her at the play area in London. Mr Fonagy said half of adults with mental health problems first showed signs of problems in childhood. Asked what Kate was talking about as they browsed the exhibition, Mr Cullinan said: "She's really knowledgeable". The royal was visiting the gallery - where she has been a patron since 2012 - to view the latest photos taken of her for the June edition of British ...