MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Just outside the entrance to Smile Orthodontics, in a Minneapolis neighborhood of craft breweries and trendy shops, two soldiers in jungle camouflage and body armor were on watch, assault rifles slung over their backs. Snow flurries blew around them. A few steps away at the Iron Door Pub, three more National Guard soldiers and a Minneapolis police officer stood out front, watching the street. A handful of other soldiers were scattered nearby, along with four camouflaged Humvees and a couple police cars.
Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno, who ruled the central African nation for more than three decades, was killed Tuesday on the battlefield in a fight against rebels.
The Wahlberg family are mourning the loss of the family's matriarch, Alma, who has passed away after a battle with dementia.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two National Guardsmen suffered minor injuries early Sunday when they were fired upon as they provided neighborhood security in Minneapolis following the police killing of a 20-year-old Black man in a nearby suburb, authorities said.
Omaha police are actively searching for suspects involved in a shooting that killed a man and injured a woman at Westroads Mall on Saturday.
Prince Philip was laid to rest Saturday in a funeral that honored his lifetime of service to the country. Hs wife, Queen Elizabeth II, sat alone.
"I was so fortunate to be able to find him and then for her (the owner in Minatare) to actually be willing to let me have him back again, to have that opportunity to just love him, it’s just surreal," Meghan Fry said.
Liam Payne has created a watercolour art piece in honour of Prince Philip, after the royal passed away last week at the age of 99.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Thursday that the world’s largest humanitarian crisis in Yemen is getting even worse with the COVID-19 pandemic “roaring back” in recent weeks as the Arab world’s poorest country faces a large-scale famine.
LONDON (AP) — Prince William and Prince Harry won’t walk side-by-side Saturday as they follow their grandfather’s coffin into the church ahead of Prince Philip’s funeral, minimizing the chances of any awkward moments between the brothers who are grappling with strained relations since Harry’s decision to step away from royal duties last year.
Buckingham Palace has released the broad outlines of Saturday's funeral program for Prince Philip, including plans for princes William and Harry.
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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President Joe Biden’s decision to withdraw all American troops from the country and end America's longest-running war.
It is believed that, in a break from tradition, no members of the Royal Family will wear military uniform at Prince Philip's funeral.
The parents of Pvt. Lyle Reab never learned what happened to their only son, who was last seen fighting in Germany in November 1944. Now surviving family members have some closure.
Selena Gomez is hosting a special concert to support the vaccine rollout, teaming up with Global Citizen and the World Health Organisation for 'Vax Live: The Concert to Reunite the World'.
President Biden has decided to leave American troops in Afghanistan beyond the May 1 deadline negotiated with the Taliban by the Trump administration.
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One person was killed and four people were wounded Thursday in a shooting at a cabinet-making business in Bryan, Texas, police said.
President Joe Biden announced a half-dozen executive actions Thursday aimed at addressing gun violence across the nation that he called an “epidemic and an international embarrassment."
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jill Biden on Wednesday delivered on her promise to prioritize the struggles of military families by reviving a decade-old initiative that challenged Americans to do something as simple as mow the lawn or drop off a meal for a family with a loved one in the armed forces.