After a week-long "reduction in violence," the US and Taliban are poised to sign a historic agreement Saturday, which would set into motion the drawdown of US troops from Afghanistan and potentially pave the way to ending America's longest-fought war.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 8:04 am
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Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 7:59 am
There are now at least four US coronavirus cases without any related travel history, health officials say.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 7:45 am
France's equivalent of the Oscars -- the Cesars -- was thrown into turmoil Friday after director Roman Polanski won top awards, prompting walkouts from actresses and protests outside the venue.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 7:40 am
Decades before President Donald Trump ever attacked the media, Senator Barry Goldwater introduced a new idea to the presidential campaign trail: liberal media bias.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 7:18 am
Imagine if you knew what your schedule would look like for the rest of your life, every day for forever. If every year began on a Monday, and all but two national holidays fell on Mondays, too. If instead of Leap Day, you'd get an extra week every few years.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 6:52 am
A St. Louis police officer pleaded guilty to accidentally killing a female colleague at his home last year while they played a form of Russian roulette with a revolver.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 6:37 am
A woman has died after taking a single sip of wine laced with the drug MDMA, prosecutors in the Belgian city of Antwerp have said.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 6:23 am
Panic over the novel coronavirus is hitting a fever pitch in the US. And despite repeated pleas from health officials not to purchase them, Americans can't stop snatching up masks and respirators.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 6:15 am
The United Kingdom left the European Union on January 31. The world has since been mercifully quiet on the matter, and you'd be forgiven for assuming Brexit was over.
Posted on: 29 February 2020 | 5:45 am