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John Campbell, the top U.S. general in Afghanistan, said he was correcting initial reports that it was U.S. forces under fire from Taliban fighters. The weekend airstrike killed 22 civilians.
Although every state in the nation now has anti-bullying laws, it wasn't clear if they have any bite in stopping bullies, until now.
A union case brought on by an O.C. public school teacher could have huge political consequences by crippling public employee unions and possibly all unions.
The TPP is designed to encourage trade between the United States, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam.
Sunday is the first day of a three-week meeting of Catholic bishops to tackle questions of marriage, divorce and homosexuality — issues that go to the heart of what it means to be a Catholic.
The measure by Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, aimed to end the state's exemption for selling ivory imported before 1977.
Authorities lost contact with the El Faro, a 790-foot cargo vessel, after it sent an satellite distress message amid hurricane-force winds and waves in the Bahamas.
Religious faith is an important part of many people's lives in this rural part of Oregon, called by some "the Bible Belt of Oregon."
Meanwhile, NATO has said that it will conduct an investigation into the attack on the city, which was briefly held by Taliban forces before being recaptured last week.
Also killed were five civilian passengers and an unknown number of people on the ground. The cause of the early Friday crash remains under investigation.
Janet Willis said her granddaughter Anastasia Boylan was wounded in the Thursday attack and pretended to be dead as Christopher Sean Harper-Mercer kept firing.
Monsignor Kryztof Charamsa appeared at a news conference with his partner. In an interview he called the Church's stance on homosexuality "backwards."
The dead included seven patients from the intensive care unit, among them three children, the charity said. A total of 37 people were injured.
Authorities say they still don't have a motive for the shooting rampage at Umpqua Community College that killed 9 people and wounded 9 others.
President Obama said he rejected the Russian assumption that all of those groups who oppose Syrian President Bashar Assad are terrorists.