Top general in Afghanistan: US strike on hospital a mistake

U.S. forces attacked a hospital in northern Afghanistan last weekend, killing at least 22 people, despite “rigorous” U.S. military procedures designed to avoid such mistakes, the top commander of U.S. and allied forces in Afghanistan said Tuesday.

As Americans watching migrant crisis, we cannot wait on Europe

Betty Webb: The one thing we cannot do is nothing – nor can we in the United States wait for them in Europe to do something. There are global organizations – Caritas, Red Cross, Doctors without Borders, Save the Children – all working to care for and resettle the migrants.

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A conservative, a liberal and a marriage that worked

Jake Brewer, killed in an accident last month, was an Obama White House staffer

Mary Katharine Ham, raised in Durham, was a successful Fox News commentator

They sought to raise a happy family, not be a bipartisan sideshow

Heavy flooding over the weekend left businesses in the Forest Drive community outside Columbia, South Carolina damaged, and tore away part of the roadway.
Dwayne McLemore The State