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BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan- Keyan Riley answered the phone and reached for his green, clothbound notebook.
Secretary of State John Kerry is in Kabul to try to resolve an election dispute that threatens to derail the country's democratic process.
An Ohio woman who reported that her husband committed suicide by suffocation in 2011 has been arrested on a murder charge.
Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai, left, shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry as he sends him off after a dinner at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, July 11, 2014.
Militants killed at least three Pakistani soldiers in an attack early Saturday on a border post in the restive northwestern tribal belt, officials said.
Vice President Joe Biden on Friday condemned the political gridlock crippling Washington, calling on Republican and Democratic governors alike to lead the nation "out of this mess" while insisting that Congress approve... Technically, their state still does not recognize gay marriages.
The direct phone call between Afghan presidential hopeful Abdullah Abdullah and U.S. President Barack Obama on July 8 brought a temporary respite in what is becoming a rapidly escalating electoral emergency.
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan proposed an additional audit of the preliminary results of the recent Afghan election.
John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, died Friday at his Nashville home at age 86, his son said.
A federal judge preparing to sentence a British citizen for supporting terrorists in Afghanistan challenged prosecutors on their claim that his support extended to al-Qaida.
The Afghan Taliban have urged Muslims to avoid extremism and remain united, a message apparently aimed at the Islamic State , which recently declared an Islamic caliphate in territory it controls in Iraq and Syria.
Sayed Anwar Rahmati, the governor of Ghor province, said Friday that the blast struck the officers as they traveled in Charsada district.
In the western province of Ghor, seven police officers died in the roadside bombing Thursday in Charsada district, provincial Gov. Sayed Anwar Rahmati said.
A roadside bombing targeting police officers and an attack on a convoy of de-miners killed at least 13 people in Afghanistan, authorities said Friday, separate attacks blamed on the Taliban ahead of foreign troops withdrawing from the country.
Prattville soldier home from Afghanistan Prattville's Richard David Mallory recently returned from Afghanistan Check out this story on montgomeryadvertiser.com: http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/story/news/local/progress-millbrook/2014/07/10/soldier-comes-home/12481369/ Richard David Mallory's mother Brenda said she counted the months, weeks and ... (more)
In this photo taken July 1, 2014, two-year-old Adriana Ortez holds her stuffed animal, as she and her mother, Dayana Ortez, of El Salvador, wait to board a bus leaving the city bus station in McAllen, Texas.
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