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89 killed in worst Afghanistan bombing since 2001
A suicide bomber blew up a car packed with explosives near a busy market and a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 89 people in the deadliest insurgent attack on civilians since the 2001 U.S.-led invasion.
Israel: Hamas to pay price for its ‘no’ to truce
Israel resumed its heavy bombardment of Gaza on Tuesday and warned that Hamas “would pay the price” after the Islamic militant group rejected an Egyptian truce plan and instead unleashed more rocket barrages at the Jewish state.
Pistorius gets into nightclub argument
Oscar Pistorius was in an altercation at an upmarket nightclub over the weekend, his family said Tuesday.
Pakistani teen wants kidnapped girls freed
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teen who survived a Taliban assassination attempt in 2012, marked her 17th birthday Monday with a visit to Nigeria and urged Islamic extremists to free the 219 schoolgirls who were kidnapped there three months ago, calling them her “sisters.”
Archie to be shot saving gay friend in comic book
Archie Andrews will die taking a bullet for his gay best friend.
Citigroup will pay $7 billion fine
Citigroup agreed Monday to pay $7 billion to settle a federal investigation into its handling of risky subprime mortgages, admitting to a pattern of deception that Attorney General Eric Holder said “shattered lives” and contributed to the worst financial crisis in decades.
Lawyers give to charity favored by AG
Lawyers, law firms and an Ohio lobbyist who have business in Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office have all contributed to a charity important to DeWine and his family, an Associated Press review found, and the donations have doubled since he took office.
The new math on old rockers
“Who’s left from the original lineup?”
Old I-90 bridge in Cleveland comes tumbling down
Clevelanders have said a dramatic goodbye to the old Inner Belt Bridge along Interstate 90.
Family days at Ohio prisons reunite inmates, kids
If it weren’t for the barbed-wire fences and ID badges, it could have been a summer afternoon anywhere. But for the men at Belmont Correctional Institution in eastern Ohio, it was a brief respite from their time in prison.
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