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Kabul Blast: 90 dead, 11 US Citizens Injured

Shortly after the explosion, all roads in Wazir Akbar Khan were blocked off by Afghan security forces and helicopters were deployed over the neighborhood. In the past year, USA troops have largely focused on thwarting a surge in Taliban attacks. The U.S. Embassy is located in another part of the city around a half-mile away.


Boy faces arson charge in fire at abandoned Illinois prison

Boy faces arson charge in fire at abandoned Illinois prison

He faces one felony count of arson. The fire broke out at about 7:30 p.m. Monday in a building inside the prison complex. However, no firefighters were injured, fire officials said. The insulation then caught the rest of the building on fire. The other boy was released without being charged. The Illinois Department of Corrections owns the prison, which was made famous by the movies "The Blues Brothers" and "Let's Go to Prison", as well as the TV series "Prison Break".


Trump To Announce Decision On Paris Climate Accord

Trump To Announce Decision On Paris Climate Accord

Trump tweeted Wednesday that he'll announce his decision on the agreement "over the next few days". With all indications pointing toward an imminent US withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement, activists congregated in Triangle Park in the hopes of reaching Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.


Zinke: No comment on Paris pact; hasn't read it

Zinke: No comment on Paris pact; hasn't read it

White House officials cautioned that details were still being hammered out and that, although close, the decision on withdrawing from the 195-nation accord - agreed to in Paris in 2015 - was not finalized. President Trump has announced on Twitter Wednesday night that he intends to reveal his decision on the Paris climate agreement on Thursday at 3 p.m.


Fiadh and Michael are city's most popular baby names

Fiadh and Michael are city's most popular baby names

Nationally, Emily remained the most popular choice for baby girls but Jack came tumbling down from the top spot for the first time in almost a decade, replaced by James. For girls, Willow was the fastest growing name, jumping from 121 to 72. Matilda also improved position, up from 146 in 2015 to a rank of 97 in 2016, a jump of 49 places in the rankings.


'Sin City' Is Jumping To The Small Screen

'Sin City' Is Jumping To The Small Screen

That said, bold attempts don't usually become franchises, and Sin City: A Dame To Kill For didn't excite critics or audiences . Robert Rodriguez's involvement has not been mentioned at all, but multiple networks have expressed their interest in picking up the show.