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Tillerson makes unexpected trip to Kabul

Tillerson makes unexpected trip to Kabul

Although Pakistan's support is held crucial for the success of the latest American Afghan venture, he sounded pessimistic about the former's honest response. Gen. John Nicholson. Photo from Dept of Defense. The secretary also invited members of the Taliban who would "renounce violence" to the negotiating table.


ACLU Goes Back to Court on Behalf of Jane Doe

ACLU Goes Back to Court on Behalf of Jane Doe

The ACLU is asking a federal appeals court for help in clearing the way for an undocumented teen in detention in Texas to end her pregnancy. Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma and SC all aligned their support behind the federal government's view, writing in supporting briefs "there will be no meaningful limit on the constitutional rights an unlawfully-present alien can invoke simply by trying to enter this country" in reference to if Doe is allowed an abortion as ...


Vizag: Woman raped in broad daylight on busy street, receives no help

Vizag: Woman raped in broad daylight on busy street, receives no help

The accused, a 23-year-old truck cleaner Ganji Siva has been arrested and was produced before the court on Monday from where he was sent to two weeks of judicial remand. But instead of rescuing or helping her, passers-by and onlookers filmed the entire incident, said police. Suresh added that some of passersby were more interested in capturing the incident on their mobile phones.


Kenya to charge 2 for disrupting elections

Kenya to charge 2 for disrupting elections

Standoff between President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga continued to divide Kenya as the Thursday repeat elections draw near. A group of trade unions and civil society organisations has asked the electoral commission to call of the repeat presidential election scheduled for October 26.


Upstate NY girls rescued; held prisoner in NYC by suspected sex traffickers

Upstate NY girls rescued; held prisoner in NYC by suspected sex traffickers

Later in the afternoon, the girl's 12-year-old brother was on the bus about to be dropped off near their home when the bus was flagged down by the stalker, police said. She refused to answer the man's questions before he eventually fled the area. On Oct. 21 around 11:15 a.m., the 12-year-old victim was approached by the same individual and asked him about his parents and where he sleeps.


Trump Sinks Even Lower By Attacking Grieving Army Widow Myeshia Johnson

Trump Sinks Even Lower By Attacking Grieving Army Widow Myeshia Johnson

Shortly after Wilson's initial comments, a Facebook post attributed to the newly widowed Myeshia Johnson began to circulate. The family found that line particularly disrespectful, the widow said. The president even called Rep. Wilson "wacky" on Twitter the morning after Sgt. Johnson's funeral. "Why couldn't I see my husband?" I know my husband's body from head to toe.