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Philadelphia now says MOVE victims' remains weren't cremated

May. 14, 2021 22:56 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A day after Philadelphia's health commissioner was forced to resign over the cremation of partial remains belonging to victims of a 1985 bombing of the headquarters of a Black organization, the city now says those remains were never actually destroyed. ...

Afghan police say Kabul mosque bombing kills 12 worshippers

May. 14, 2021 10:19 AM EDT

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A bomb ripped through a mosque in northern Kabul during Friday prayers, killing 12 worshippers, and wounding 15, Afghan police said. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing, the latest in a surge in violence as U.S. and NATO...

Afghan police day death toll in Kabul mosque bombing rises to 12, including the Imam

May. 14, 2021 06:38 AM EDT
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan police day death toll in Kabul mosque bombing rises to 12, including the Imam.

Afghan police say bombing hits mosque in northern Kabul, at least 4 worshipers killed

May. 14, 2021 06:14 AM EDT
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan police say bombing hits mosque in northern Kabul, at least 4 worshipers killed.

Philly health official forced to resign over MOVE cremations

May. 13, 2021 21:48 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia's top health official was compelled to resign Thursday after the city's mayor learned partial human remains from the 1985 bombing of the headquarters of a Black organization had been cremated and disposed of without notifying family members. ...

Philadelphia health commissioner out over cremation, disposal of victims' remains after 1985 bombing of Black group

May. 13, 2021 17:12 PM EDT
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia health commissioner out over cremation, disposal of victims' remains after 1985 bombing of Black group.

Demonstrators march in opposition to Israel and Gaza bombing

May. 12, 2021 23:06 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of demonstrators marched through Chicago’s main business district Wednesday in opposition to Israel and demanding an end to Israeli attacks on Palestinians in the Gaza strip that have left dozens dead. The demonstration occurred as Israel...

Man charged in firebomb attack on Los Angeles police station

May. 11, 2021 21:18 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors on Tuesday filed arson charges against a man suspected of throwing a firebomb at a Los Angeles police station over the weekend. Police said Jonathon Rosin approached the Topanga station at 12:55 a.m. Sunday, lit a glass bottle containing...

Mass. man convicted in bombing has sentence reduced

May. 11, 2021 17:18 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge has reduced the life sentence of a Massachusetts man who was convicted in connection with building a bomb that killed a Boston police officer and severely injured his partner 30 years ago. Alfred Trenkle recently requested to be released...

Turkish soldier killed, 4 hurt in attack in Syria

May. 11, 2021 04:56 AM EDT

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A rocket attack on a Turkish military supply convoy in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province has killed one soldier and wounded four others, Turkey’s Defense Ministry said Tuesday. Turkish forces retaliated to the attack by firing on targets they...