Taliban roaming Afghan cities at will, raising fears amid Eid euphoria

KABUL (Reuters) – Taliban militants headed into cities across Afghanistan on Sunday as they celebrated their Eid ceasefire with feasts and selfies, raising questions about what happens when the ceasefire ends at midnight (1930 GMT). President Ashraf Ghani said he would extend a government ceasefire on Saturday and urged the Taliban to do the same, winning praise at home and ...

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Georgia woman killed rabid bobcat with bare hands

(CNN) – DeDe Phillips’ first thought when a bobcat attacked in her driveway in Georgia was “I wasn’t dying today,” she says. As the large feline clawed her, the adrenaline kicked in and she decided to strangle it, she says. Phillips, 46, told CNN affiliate WGCL that the animal attacked on June 7 at her home in Hart County — ...

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Taliban, roaming Afghan cities amid Eid euphoria, rule out ceasefire extension

KABUL (Reuters) – Taliban militants headed into cities across Afghanistan on Sunday as they celebrated their Eid ceasefire with feasts and selfies, raising questions about what happens when the ceasefire ends at midnight (1930 GMT). President Ashraf Ghani said he would extend a government ceasefire on Saturday and urged the Taliban to do the same, winning praise at home and ...

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Greece, Macedonia sign deal ending yearslong name dispute

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Georgia woman says she killed rabid bobcat with bare hands

DeDe Phillips’ first thought when a bobcat attacked in her driveway in Georgia was “I wasn’t dying today,” she says. As the large feline clawed her, the adrenaline kicked in and she decided to strangle it, she says. Phillips, 46, told CNN affiliate WGCL that the animal attacked on June 7 at her home in Hart County — about 110 ...

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New Bombings Hit Afghanistan Before Taliban Cease-Fire Expires

New Bombing Hits Afghanistan Before Taliban Cease-Fire Expires ImageCarrying the wounded to a hospital after a blast in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, on Sunday.CreditParwiz/Reuters By Zabihullah Ghazi and Mujib Mashal June 17, 2018 JALALABAD, Afghanistan — A day after President Ashraf Ghani announced that the government would extend its cease-fire with the Taliban, the lull in the long-running war appeared to be ...

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Georgia woman says she killed rabid bobcat with bare hands

DeDe Phillips’ first thought when a bobcat attacked in her driveway in Georgia was “I wasn’t dying today,” she says. As the large feline clawed her, the adrenaline kicked in and she decided to strangle it, she says. Phillips, 46, told CNN affiliate WGCL that the animal attacked on June 7 at her home in Hart County — about 110 ...

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Georgia woman killed rabid bobcat with bare hands

(CNN) – DeDe Phillips’ first thought when a bobcat attacked in her driveway in Georgia was “I wasn’t dying today,” she says. As the large feline clawed her, the adrenaline kicked in and she decided to strangle it, she says. Phillips, 46, told CNN affiliate WGCL that the animal attacked on June 7 at her home in Hart County — ...

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