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Kabul suicide attack on Turkish diplomatic vehicle kills two

Kabul suicide attack on Turkish diplomatic vehicle kills twoA Taliban suicide attack targeting a Turkish diplomatic vehicle belonging to the NATO mission kills two people in Kabul, highlighting the fragile security situation as the Afghan government presses for talks with the militants. Duration: 00:28 Video
  • World
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Congress

Sen. Corker Targets State Dept. War Funds

Sen. Corker Targets State Dept. War FundsA key GOP chairman says the State Department is too reliant on war funding, and is setting out to change that.
  • Congress
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
World

Official says Afghan avalanches kill at least 124 people

Official says Afghan avalanches kill at least 124 peopleThe avalanches buried homes across four northeast provinces.
  • World
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Pentagon

New SecDef signals support for transgender service

New SecDef signals support for transgender serviceDefense Secretary Ash Carter says he is open-minded about whether transgender people should be allowed in the military.
  • Pentagon
  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
World

Ash Carter makes 1st visit to Afghanistan As Pentagon chief

Ash Carter makes 1st visit to Afghanistan As Pentagon chiefU.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is in Afghanistan as the U.S. moves to withdraw its troops, but are Afghan security forces ready to take over? Video provided by Newsy
  • World
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Pentagon

Despite war's end, Pentagon extends Afghanistan campaign medal

Despite war's end, Pentagon extends Afghanistan campaign medalDefense officials said that the current phase of the Afghanistan War, known as Operation Freedom's Sentinel, is now a qualifying operation for award of the Afghanistan Campaign Medal.
  • Pentagon
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Veterans

Criticism of senator's war record rankles veterans

Criticism of senator's war record rankles veteransQuestions about whether Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst can call herself a "combat veteran" seen as insulting to many troops.
  • Veterans
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
World

Raw: Taliban suicide bombers target police

Raw: Taliban suicide bombers target policeTaliban suicide bombers dressed as police officers attacked a police station Tuesday in Afghanistan, killing at least 20 people. (Feb. 17)
  • World
  • 1 week, 4 days ago