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PESHAWAR, Pakistan  | Pakistani Taliban claim bombing at rally that killed 21

PESHAWAR, Pakistan  — The Pakistani Taliban on Wednesday claimed responsibility for an overnight suicide bombing at a rally that killed a secular politician and 20 others two weeks before nationwide elections. Mohammad Khurasani, a spokesman for the Pakistani Taliban, said they targeted the Awami National Party rally in the northwestern city of Peshawar, killing Haroon … Continue reading PESHAWAR, Pakistan  | Pakistani Taliban claim bombing at rally that killed 21

Jurors begin deliberations in trial of Pulse shooter’s wife

ORLANDO, Fla. /March 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Jurors deliberated Wednesday whether the widow of the Orlando nightclub shooter lied to the FBI and helped her husband in the attack that killed 49 people or was an abused wife who knew nothing of his plans. Noor Salman, 31, is charged with obstruction and providing material support … Continue reading Jurors begin deliberations in trial of Pulse shooter’s wife

Pakistan hands over 145 fishermen to Indian authorities

LAHORE, Pakistan/December 29,2017(AP)(STL.News) — A Pakistani official says 145 Indian fishermen have been handed over to Indian authorities at a border crossing near the eastern city of Lahore. Maj. Azam Sher said Friday that the Indian fishermen were previously released from a Karachi prison and transported to Lahore. The fishermen had been imprisoned during the past … Continue reading Pakistan hands over 145 fishermen to Indian authorities