Dozens dead in bomb attack on mosque in Afghanistan - BBC News

Dozens dead in bomb attack on mosque in Afghanistan – BBC News

Up to 50 people have been killed in a suicide bomb attack on a mosque during Friday prayers in northern Afghanistan. The Islamic State group said it carried out the attack on the building in Kunduz city. It’s one of…

Islamic state claims responsibility for Kabul mosque attack

Islamic state claims responsibility for Kabul mosque attack

At least five civilians were killed in an attack Sunday at a mosque in Kabul. CBS News foreign correspondent Imtiaz Tyab joined CBSN’s Tanya Rivero with the latest. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored…

WorldView: Japanese parliament elects new prime minister

WorldView: Japanese parliament elects new prime minister

Japan’s parliament today formally approved Fumio Kishida as the country’s new prime minister. A French independent commission on sexual abuse in the Catholic Church has found up to 3,200 pedophiles have worked in the clergy since the 1950s. Haley Ott…

Watch Live: Biden speaks about COVID response | CBSN

Watch Live: Biden speaks about COVID response | CBSN

President Biden is speaking about COVID-19 after the CDC endorsed booster shots for some Americans. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service…

Air Force to review investigation into deadly Kabul air strike mistake

Air Force to review investigation into deadly Kabul air strike mistake

U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has ordered the Air Force to appoint a three star general to review Central Command’s investigation into an airstrike that mistakenly killed civilians in Afghanistan instead of the ISIS-K fighters. Dan Lamothe, The Washington Post’s…

WorldView: U.N. says world isn't slowing pace of climate change; France kills leader of ISIS offs…

WorldView: U.N. says world isn’t slowing pace of climate change; France kills leader of ISIS offs…

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic causing so much of the world to virtually grind to a halt last year, the U.N. said that didn’t slow the pace of climate change. Meanwhile, French President Emmanuel Macron announced the death of the leader…

Trial for suspects in 2015 Paris terror attack gets underway

Trial for suspects in 2015 Paris terror attack gets underway

A trial is getting underway in France for 20 suspects charged in connection with the 2015 Paris terror attacks that killed 130 people. CBS News’ Elaine Cobbe joins CBSN from Paris with the latest. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital…

U.S. monitoring potential threats from ISIS-K in Afghanistan

U.S. monitoring potential threats from ISIS-K in Afghanistan

The White House says it is closely watching “active” threats from ISIS-K in Afghanistan. Pentagon officials say it’s “possible” the U.S. could collaborate with the Taliban to fight the terror organization. Andrew Mines, a research fellow for George Washington University’s…

Kabul airlift winds down as bombing death toll reaches 170 - BBC News

Kabul airlift winds down as bombing death toll reaches 170 – BBC News

The operation to airlift thousands of Afghan and foreign citizens out of Afghanistan is winding down. UK troops are leaving and US forces are expected to depart on 31st August. It comes as the death toll from the bombing of…

White House press secretary: "Nothing has changed" on timeline of getting troops out of Afghanist…

White House press secretary: “Nothing has changed” on timeline of getting troops out of Afghanist…

White House press secretary Jen Psaki held a briefing Thursday at the White House shortly after President Biden addressed the nation about the attacks in Kabul that killed at least 13 U.S. service members and dozens of Afghan civilians. Psaki…