- Afghan official says roadside bomb killed 5 in remote area Updated: May-05-16 10:48 am
KABUL, Afghanistan - An Afghan official says a roadside bombing has killed five civilians and wounded five others in a remote northwestern province.
- Fort Carson soldier charged in death of 4-month-old girl Updated: May-04-16 9:18 pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - A 28-year-old man arrested in the death of his girlfriend's infant daughter in Fountain is a Fort Carson infantry scout who has deployed at least once to Afghanistan.
- Jeonbuk eliminates big-spending Jiangsu with 2-2 draw Updated: May-04-16 5:55 pm
JEONJU, South Korea - South Korean champion Jeonbuk Hyundai drew 2-2 at home against Jiangsu Suning on Wednesday to secure first place in Group E and advance to the knockout stage of the Asian Champions League.
- Russia claims arrest of group planning holiday attacks Updated: May-04-16 1:15 pm
MOSCOW - Russia's Federal Security Service says a group of Central Asian citizens have been arrested on suspicion on planning attacks in the Moscow region and that explosives and weapons have been seized.
- UN demands protection for hospitals in conflicts Updated: May-03-16 1:14 pm
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council responded to an upsurge in deadly attacks on hospitals and medical personnel, unanimously adopting a resolution Tuesday demanding that all parties to conflicts protect staff and facilities treating the wounded and sick.
- Taliban threats force Afghan boy, fan of Messi, into exile Updated: May-03-16 8:46 am
KABUL, Afghanistan - The family of a 5-year-old Afghan boy who received autographed shirts from his soccer hero Lionel Messi was forced to leave Afghanistan amid constant telephone threats and a menacing Taliban letter, the boy's father said Tuesday.
- Review: Don DeLillo's new novel considers life after death Updated: May-02-16 3:43 pm
Zero K" (Scribner), by Don DeLillo:
- Illinois dedicates stretch of highway to fallen soldier Updated: May-02-16 11:56 am
GEORGETOWN, Illinois - A stretch of highway in east-central Illinois will honor a 28-year-old Vermillion County native who was killed during his first tour in Afghanistan in 2009.
- 2 NY brothers who served in Afghanistan awarded Bronze Stars Updated: May-01-16 12:01 pm
NEW YORK - Two brothers from suburban New York City have each been awarded a Bronze Star for their service in Afghanistan.
- 16 blamed for mistakes in deadly US attack on Afghan clinic Updated: Apr-29-16 4:11 pm
WASHINGTON - Human error, violations of combat rules and untimely equipment failures led to the mistaken U.S. aerial attack on a charity-run hospital in Afghanistan last fall that killed 42 people, a senior American general said Friday. Investigators called the attack a "disproportional response to a threat that didn't exist."
- Across Arizona, parents name children after Pat Tillman Updated: Apr-29-16 3:33 pm
TEMPE, Arizona - Doctors told Jeff Okrepkie and Stephanie Ottolini not to expect children. Though her cervical cancer had been in remission since 2012, the odds of conception were minimal.
- Survivors of US airstrike on Afghan hospital demand justice Updated: Apr-29-16 11:46 am
KABUL, Afghanistan - Survivors and the families of those killed in a U.S. airstrike on a hospital run by the medical charity Doctors Without Borders in Afghanistan said Friday they were dismayed and angry that the U.S. military personnel responsible for mistakes that led to the bombing will not face criminal charges.
- Australian believed to have been kidnapped in Afghanistan Updated: Apr-29-16 1:00 am
SYDNEY - An Australian aid worker is believed to have been kidnapped in Afghanistan, Australian officials said on Friday, as her father issued a plea for her safe return.
- Ministers, refugees ask House to block anti-refugee bill Updated: Apr-28-16 6:21 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Opponents of legislation that requires refugees in South Carolina to register and holds liable those who help them resettle asked a House panel Thursday to block the bill.
- Kazakh hurdler Soprunova banned 4 years for doping Updated: Apr-27-16 7:54 am
MOSCOW - Kazakh hurdler Anastasia Soprunova has been given a four-year doping ban and will lose her gold medal from the Asian indoor championships.
- Iowa National Guard unit mobilized for Afghanistan mission Updated: Apr-26-16 6:50 am
JOHNSTON, Iowa - The Iowa Army National Guard says it's mobilizing a Johnston-based supply outfit for an Afghanistan support mission.
- India asks Pakistan to curb terror groups targeting India Updated: Apr-26-16 6:44 am
NEW DELHI - India on Tuesday asked Pakistan to rein in terrorist groups operating from its soil and targeting India, expressing dissatisfaction with action taken so far against suspects of an attack on an Indian air force base in January.
- After latest knockout, Golovkin renews his chase of Canelo Updated: Apr-24-16 6:29 pm
INGLEWOOD, California - Saul Alvarez is under pressure that has nothing to do with his fight against Amir Khan in two weeks.
- US secures 3 more wrestling spots for Rio Games Updated: Apr-24-16 10:24 am
The U.S. wrestling team will compete in 12 of the 18 weight classes at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after qualifying for three more spots this weekend in Mongolia.
- Golovkin stops Wade in 2nd round for 22nd straight KO win Updated: Apr-24-16 12:37 am
INGLEWOOD, California - Less than six minutes after the opening bell, Gennady Golovkin left another contender for his middleweight belts crumpled on the canvas.
- Golovkin searching for stardom in a city of stars Updated: Apr-20-16 3:35 pm
He hangs out on the red carpet at the Emmys, throws the first pitch at Dodger Stadium.
- The Latest: UN Security Council condemns Taliban attack Updated: Apr-19-16 7:57 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan - The Latest on the militant assault on an Afghan government security compound in Kabul (all times local):
- Czechs to keep soldiers in Afghanistan till at least 2018 Updated: Apr-18-16 11:05 am
PRAGUE - The Czech government has approved a plan to keep troops in Afghanistan and Mali until at least 2018.
- Flash floods in north Afghanistan kill 38 people overnight Updated: Apr-18-16 6:59 am
KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghan officials say flash floods in northern provinces have killed at least 38 people overnight.
- A new battle for 20 wounded US veterans: The Boston Marathon Updated: Apr-17-16 12:59 pm
BOSTON - Twenty U.S. military veterans wounded in action in Iraq and Afghanistan will face a new battle: reaching the finish line of the Boston Marathon.