Taliban kill five in Kabul in attacks on British embassy car, foreign compound
KABUL (Reuters) - The Taliban bombed a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday morning, killing five people, and attacked a foreign compound in the city centre in the evening, officials and witnesses said.
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There was a time when there was no "Black Friday."
Surf's up ... in Alaska
Alaska's Turnagain Arm water is cold but good surfers can ride the bore for miles.
University of Massachusetts Cuts Ties to Cosby
University of Massachusetts cuts ties to alumnus Bill Cosby amid sexual assault allegations
California freeing thousands of inmates jailed for minor crimes
Proposition 47, a ballot measure approved by California voters, is transforming the state’s justice system. Crimes that were previously classified as felonies are now misdemeanors, and thousands in jail will be eligible for release. John Blackstone reports.
Indian cousins 'hanged themselves'
Police conclude two cousins thought to have been gang raped and murdered climbed a mango tree and killed themselves -- claims their relatives say are "all about caste."
Mexico president vows police reform in bid to quell massacre anger
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Embattled President Enrique Pena Nieto on Thursday vowed to simplify Mexico's chaotic police structure and stop collusion between officials and drug gangs as he tried to defuse anger over the apparent massacre of 43 students in September.