Category: International

Pentagon: US dropped largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon says U.S. forces in Afghanistan dropped the military’s largest non-nuclear bomb on an Islamic State target in Afghanistan....

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Syria’s deputy U.N. ambassador is calling Thursday’s U.S. missile strikes against a Syrian air base a “barbaric, flagrant act...

Swedish PM calls truck crash a “terror attack”

STOCKHOLM (AP) – Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven says everything indicates that a truck which has crashed into a major department store in downtown Stockholm...

Panera Bread sold for more than $7 billion

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Panera is being acquired by Europe’s JAB Holding Co. for more than $7 billion. JAB is better known for the growing stable of brands it owns,...

Russia’s health minister: 8 dead in St. Petersburg subway blast, 39 have been hospitalized

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) – A spokesman for Russia’s top anti-terror agency says law enforcement agents have found and defused another explosive device on...

Adele: ‘I don’t know if I will ever tour again’

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) – Adele fans who didn’t catch her on her world tour that’s winding down may be out of luck in the future. The New Zealand...

4 dead in London attack; 20 hurt

LONDON (AP) – British police say that 4 people dead in London attack including 1 police officer, attacker; 20 injured after a vehicle apparently hit pedestrians on...

Elkins Sewing Center Sending Dresses To Africa

ELKINS,W.Va.— More than 100 dresses made by the Elkins Sewing Center and local volunteers will be given to children living in African countries. Bonnie Scalia, a...

Man Killed After Trying To Grab Paris Airport Soldier’s Gun

ORLY, France (AP) — Soldiers at Paris’ busy Orly Aiport shot and killed a man who wrestled one of their colleagues to the ground and tried to steal her rifle...

UPDATE: VW pleads guilty in emissions-cheating case

DETROIT (AP) – Volkswagen has pleaded guilty to cheating the U.S. government by using software to evade emission rules in nearly 600,000 diesel vehicles. The...