Battles killed more Afghans than bombs Kabul- Battles between the Taliban and government forces were responsible for the most Afghan civilian casualties in 2014, the war’s deadliest year, surpassing roadside bombs as the leading ... who were ousted from power by a U.S.-led coalition in ... 02/18/2015 - 4:23 am | View Link
In Afghanistan's deadliest year, battles, not bombs, top killer of civilians Battles between the Taliban and government forces were responsible for the most Afghan civilian casualties in 2014, the war's deadliest year, surpassing roadside bombs as the leading ... who were ousted from power by a U.S.-led coalition in 2001, launched ... 02/17/2015 - 8:03 pm | View Link
In Afghanistan, 4 U.S. Soldiers Killed By An Improvised Explosive Device At least 2,146 members of the U.S. military have died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan ... which include remotely detonated roadside bombs and improvised landmines, are one of the top killers of Afghan and foreign soldiers ... 10/6/2013 - 2:46 am | View Link
Afghan Military Faces Surge in Roadside Bombs GARDEZ, Afghanistan - Raqam Jan was at home on furlough after two years of fighting for the Afghan army when he stepped out of his house and onto a homemade mine. It had been planted not just to kill him but ... from the U.S.-led coalition - up to 100 ... 10/3/2013 - 7:29 am | View Link
Afghan Taliban kill 4 police in checkpoint attacks Insurgents have been attacking government installations around the country, testing Afghan forces who are now fighting almost completely on their own. The U.S.-led military ... country's roads with improvised bombs that often kill civilians instead of ... 06/2/2013 - 12:10 pm | View Link
LiveLeak.com 8 cia agents killed in afghanistan in an attack on cia base in khost known as camp champman 04/21/2015 - 10:18 am | View Website
Afghanistan's Children of War The United Nations issued a report on Wednesday stating that the number of civilians killed or wounded in Afghanistan rose by 23 percent in the first six months of ... 04/21/2015 - 9:06 am | View Website
iCasualties | Operation Enduring Freedom | Afghanistan Militants have beheaded five Shi'ites who were recently abducted in southeastern Afghanistan, officials said Friday, highlighting a growing pattern of insurgent ... 04/20/2015 - 2:22 pm | View Website
International News | World News Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews 04/20/2015 - 11:30 am | View Website
Headlines for February 26, 2015 | Democracy Now! In other news from Syria, Human Rights Watch says the Syrian government’s use of improvised barrel bombs on rebel-held areas has increased over the past year. 04/20/2015 - 9:07 am | View Website
JAFFA, Israel — Having access to both Jews and Arabs is not easy for most journalists in Israel. Not so for Lucy Aharish, a Muslim Arab who grew up in a Jewish town in southern Israel. A TV anchor and news producer, Aharish says her challenge, instead, is to break stereotypes and be unafraid to sound clichéd when she talks about the need to view people in this complicated society — Jews, Muslims, Christians, Israelis or Palestinians — as human beings.
MUMBAI — Workers for the centuries-old Shree Siddhivinayak Temple here spent hours unpacking gold coins, heavy wedding necklaces and lustrous pendants from a closely guarded “strong room.” By the time gold buyers began mingling with worshipers at the sweltering sanctuary on Tuesday, the jewelry auctioneers were ready. Read full article >>
Legislation extending Illinois' medical marijuana program beyond 2017 has passed the Illinois House despite some recent opposition from Gov. Bruce Rauner.
 2,000 approved medical cannabis patients have paid to register for the program.