​Police: Pregnant woman, 3 others fatally shot in Cleveland
Police chief: "There's somebody out there who knows a lot more than we know and we need that information"

President extends US combat role in Afghanistan: report

A US soldier inspects the site of a suicide attack targeting foreign troops in Jalalabad on November 13, 2014Barack Obama has extended the combat role for US troops in Afghanistan for another year, in a classified order he signed in recent weeks, the New York Times reported Friday. Previously, the president had said US-led NATO combat operations would finish at the end of this year. The NATO follow up mission, to take over on January 1 with 9,800 US troops and about 3,000 soldiers from Germany, Italy and other member nations, was to focus on supporting Afghan forces as they take on the Taliban, in parallel with US counter-terrorism operations. The new order also allows for air support -- from US jets, bombers and drones -- for Afghan combat missions.


Islamic State kills at least 25 Iraqi tribesmen near Ramadi: officials
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants have killed at least 25 members of a Sunni Muslim tribe in a village on the eastern edge of the provincial capital Ramadi, local officials said on Saturday, in apparent revenge for tribal opposition to the radical Islamists.






Cops: Dad Errantly Shoots, Kills Son While Hunting
Police: Dad accidentally shoots adult son to death during hunting trip in New Jersey

Do Iranian citizens want a nuke deal?
Reza Sayah goes to the streets of Tehran to get opinions from the locals about the possible nuclear energy deal.

Hope for Nigerian schoolgirls?
Isha Sesay explains why the Nigerian girls, once seemingly so close to release, still haven't come home.

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