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LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry and his fellow adventurers have made it to the South Pole.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's intelligence agency says a large bomb has accidentally gone off inside a weapons depot in downtown Kabul. No one was hurt in the explosion.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Working-age military retirees would see fewer dollars in their federal pensions and the Pentagon would get some long-sought stability in spending under Congress' budget deal.
BERLIN (AP) — A German man who says the CIA illegally whisked him to a secret prison in Afghanistan has been jailed for hitting and threatening a prison officer in an unrelated case in Germany.
BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) — America's top military officer says the U.S. does not intend to renegotiate a security deal with Afghanistan and that a full withdrawal of its forces from the country at the end of 2014 could reverse gains made by Afghan troops in their war against the Taliban.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Interior Ministry says a car bomb has exploded near a gate used by NATO troops in the northern section of the Kabul airport. There were no casualties in the attack.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. envoy to Afghanistan says a delay in signing a security agreement between the U.S. and Afghanistan is raising anxiety and imposing unnecessary costs on the Afghan people.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A second man has pleaded guilty in Connecticut to supporting terrorists in Afghanistan through websites that sought to raise cash, recruit fighters and solicit items such as gas masks.
PRAGUE (AP) — U.S.-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty says its news services have been disrupted by a cyberattack for the second time in two months.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The commandant of the Marine Corps is appealing to House and Senate leaders to complete a defense policy bill before the end of the year, calling it a national security imperative.
AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar (AP) — The U.S. air operations center in Qatar has long been a hub where combat sorties into Iraq and Afghanistan were tracked and international forces kept watch over hotspots in the Persian Gulf and western Mediterranean Sea. But for years it's kept a low profile in a region sometimes reluctant to advertise its significant U.S. military presence.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — One of two men extradited from Britain to the U.S. last year has pleaded guilty to supporting terrorists in Afghanistan by operating websites to raise cash, recruit fighters and solicit items such as gas masks.
PARIS (AP) — Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has lashed out at the United States, accusing it of making threats in the dispute over an agreement to keep U.S. troops in the country beyond 2014.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — World leaders and joyous, singing South Africans have gathered to honor Nelson Mandela at a Soweto soccer stadium.
GENEVA (AP) — A Swiss-based think tank says armed conflicts kill or injure thousands of people a year, but it is not always clear whether there is a potential for investigating and prosecuting war crimes.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan says it's pushing ahead with a planned pipeline to import natural gas from neighboring Iran, a project that is opposed by the U.S.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two men charged with supporting terrorists in Afghanistan and Chechnya are due to appear in a federal court in Connecticut.
LONDON (AP) — A man accused of killing an off-duty British soldier in a frenzied knife attack on a London street defended his actions in court Monday, claiming he is a soldier fighting for the Muslim religion and declaring his love for al-Qaida.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An American organization tasked with furthering democracy in developing nations says next April's elections in Afghanistan will not be perfect, but they should be better than the previous polls which were marred by widespread fraud.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has arrived in Pakistan for meetings with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (nah-WAHZ' shah-REEF') and other officials.
CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan (AP) — Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel is offering troops a rare glimmer of hope about the department's financial woes.
AUBURN, Ky. -- For many of America's injured service men and women, life after the military can be a challenge. But as retired Army Sgt. J.D. Williams and his family discovered, achieving independence at home doesn't have to be a chore.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday his country opposes the presence of foreign forces in Afghanistan and the region, saying their presence generates tension, the official IRNA news agency reported.
CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says he'll visit Pakistan on Monday — a rare stop for a Pentagon chief in recent years.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says his country opposes the presence of foreign forces in Afghanistan and the region.