Taliban attacks key Afghan police base, killing at least five officers

Taliban attacks key Afghan police base, killing at least five officers

The assault began with a suicide car bomb outside the base just before the start of the morning’s rush hour.

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In jab at Trump, Schwarzenegger and Macron team up to 'make the planet great again'

Both Macron and Schwarzenegger have been outspoken about climate change — and about President Trump.

After London fire, government orders tests on 600 high-rise apartment buildings

Investigators are looking at whether the exterior coverings, known as cladding, fed the fast-moving blaze at the Grenfell Tower.

More than 120 killed when overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan

After the tanker flipped over on the highway, people who rushed to the scene to gather leaking fuel were killed when it burst into flames. At least 122 people died and 76 suffered injuries, an official said.

Pakistan, accused of terrorist infiltration, starts to fence its border with Afghanistan

The project is meant as a signal to Afghanistan — and perhaps the U.S. — that Pakistan sees itself as a victim of cross-border terrorism, not a perpetrator.

The grim video of a Venezuelan protester being shot on live TV

"I don’t want to say this is how justice is carried out — this can’t be left the way it is,” protesters father said.