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Casualties Feared After Attack on Shia Mosque in Kabul

A powerful suicide bomb explosion took place at Imam Zaman Mosque in Qala-e-Najarha area in Kabul's PD11 on Friday afternoon, Tolo News reported. A health ministry spokesperson said two people had been killed and eight injured in the attack so far.


Trump met with Flake's prospective primary opponents at Phoenix rally

Trump met with Flake's prospective primary opponents at Phoenix rally

Flake said he does not know why he and Trump are having issues, as he will work and vote with the president when he thinks he's right. "I think he could govern in a way that he wouldn't". Without naming names, Trump spent a few seconds of his 75-minute speech criticizing Arizona's two GOP senators, McCain and Sen. "Phoenix crowd last night was wonderful - a packed house", Trump tweeted early Wednesday morning, lest anyone say the rally had a sparse crowd .


Trump proclaims his love for Kenyans and Americans are puzzled

Trump proclaims his love for Kenyans and Americans are puzzled

Thirty-seven percent of all Americans thought African Americans were the most discriminated-against group in America, with eight percent saying Latino Americans, two percent saying Asian Americans, 14 percent saying Native Americans, and 21 percent saying white people.


Manu Ginobili signs 2-year, $5M deal with Spurs

Manu Ginobili signs 2-year, $5M deal with Spurs

Despite his age, Ginobili has been a reliable player for the Spurs even though he saw just 18.7 minutes per game this past season, averaging 7.5 points, 2.7 assists and 2.3 rebounds per game. In 213 postseason games, Ginobili has averaged 14.1 points a game. Moreover, the 6-foot-6 shooting guard has served his duty as the face of the Argentinian Olympic team, helping the squad secure a Gold medal in 2004 and a Bronze one in 2008.


Bangladesh 'pushes back' 146 Rohingya fleeing violence in Myanmar

Bangladesh 'pushes back' 146 Rohingya fleeing violence in Myanmar

Seven insurgents were also killed in a gunfight with the security personnel, the government said in a statement on Friday (25 August) morning. Suu Kyi's office said earlier that the attacks were meant to coincide with the release of a report from the Rakhine Advisory Commission.


RGGI: Upping the Ante for Reducing Greenhouse Gases

RGGI: Upping the Ante for Reducing Greenhouse Gases

It is moving to impose a 30 percent budget cut on he Environmental Protection Agency, and stall the agency's new clean power program, which would cut emissions from existing power plants nationwide 30 percent by 2030. Recent analyses also show that RGGI has produced numerous health and productivity benefits for participating member states, including up to 16,000 avoided respiratory illnesses, up to 390 avoided heart attacks, and 300 to 830 avoided deaths.