Search for ‘Jihadi John’ took months

WASHINGTON: The US-British missile strike believed to have killed "Jihadi John" came together at lightning speed, but was months in preparation. Shortly before midnight...

US band caught up in Paris attacks

The California-based rock band Eagles of Death Metal was in the midst of a European tour, promoting its fourth album release, when the musicians...

Bill restricting Brazil abortions inspires anger

RIO DE JANEIRO: It is a disturbing scene: a Brazilian rape victim arrives at the hospital seeking an abortion, but first she must prove...

Trump questions Carson’s ‘pathological temper’, faith

FORT DODGE, Iowa: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, brushing aside any recent claims of civility, has equated Ben Carson's childhood "pathological temper" to the...

US troops couldn’t see Afghan hospital during attack

WASHINGTON: The US Special Forces soldiers who called in a devastating air strike on a hospital in northern Afghanistan could not see the target...

SeaWorld says it will end orca shows in San Diego by 2017

SeaWorld will end its orca shows at its San Diego park by 2017, its top executive said Monday, saying customers at the location have...

With attacks on Clinton, race enters a new phase – US Democratic opponents target...

ROCK HILL: Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders and former Gov Martin O'Malley escalated their attacks on 2016 Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton at a forum...

Syrian Americans push to allow refugee havens in US homes

NEW YORK: S yrian-American Lina Sergie Attar, a mother of two, has a spare bedroom in her suburban Chicago home, which she would like...

Illinois village shocked, over news about officer – Employees pull down white ribbons

FOX LAKE, Ill: Public works employees were pulling down the blue ribbons that residents had tied to trees and poles as a tribute to...

3 dead when car plows into trick-or-treaters

NEW YORK: A street full of trick-or-treaters turned into a Halloween horror scene when an out-of-control car jumped a curb and careened into a...

US troops in Syria will only fight IS: Kerry – Special forces don’t mean...

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan: US Secretary of State John Kerry says American special operations troops being sent to Syria will only fight Islamic State militants and...

Obama and Ryan: Political foils, occasional partners – Two men face uncertain 14-month stretch

WASHINGTON: For years, US President Barack Obama and newly-elected House Speaker Paul Ryan have been political foes and occasional policy allies. Obama has long...

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