Rocket Strike in Kabul Leaves Car in Flames

Rocket fire struck a neighborhood near Kabul’s airport, Monday, August 30, leaving a car in flames.
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READ MORE: The White House said Monday operations “continue uninterrupted” at the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, after a rocket attack.

Witnesses reported multiple rockets, with a U.S. official telling the Reuters news agency the weapons were intercepted by a missile defense system. Islamic State Khorasan claimed responsibility for the rocket attack, according to the SITE intelligence group.

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said in a statement that President Joe Biden had been briefed on the attack and “reconfirmed his order that commanders redouble their efforts to prioritize doing whatever is necessary to protect our forces on the ground.”
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Lava Flows Towards the Ocean in La Palma

Lava Flows Towards the Ocean in La Palma

A volcanic eruption caused several small earthquakes on the Spanish island of La Palma, Tuesday, September 21, as rivers of lava inched their way towards the coast. ————————— READ MORE: A volcanic eruption that started Sunday on the island of La P...

LIVE - President Joe Biden Addresses the UN General Assembly.

LIVE - President Joe Biden Addresses the UN General Assembly.

US President Joe Biden speaks at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

Volcano Erupts on Spanish Island

Volcano Erupts on Spanish Island

A volcano erupted on the Spanish island of La Palma, Sunday, September 19, forcing thousands to evacuate. ————————— READ MORE: A volcanic eruption that started Sunday on the island of La Palma in Spain’s Canary Islands has forced the evacuation of...

California Wildfires Burn Sequoia National Park

California Wildfires Burn Sequoia National Park

Wildfires hit a grove of sequoia trees in Sequoia National Park in California, Sunday, September 19, as firefighters battled to keep the flames away from other groves. Fire officials warned that hot, dry weather and strong winds contributed to cri...

Thousands of Haitians cross into US from Mexico

Thousands of Haitians cross into US from Mexico

Thousands of Haitian migrants waded back and forth across the Rio Grande Saturday, September 18, re-entering Mexico to purchase water, food and diapers in Ciudad Acuña before returning to the Texas encampment under and near a bridge in the border ...