In another attack yesterday, in the southern Helmand province, a suicide auto bomber struck a police convoy, killing one police officer and wounding 29 other people, including civilians.
No one immediately claimed the attack, which took place in the provincial capital, Lashkar Gah. No-one immediately claimed responsibility for either blast.
Hassamudin Safi, a police officer in Kabul's Police District 5, said the standoff ended after several hours at around 3 p.m. and clearance operations were ongoing.
Sarwari said the attack set off heavy clashes in which scores of Taliban attackers were driven away.
Elsewhere in the country, a Taliban suicide attacker detonated a vehicle bomb in the southern city of Lashkar Gah, capital of Helmand province, late Monday killing at least two civilians and wounding 30 people.
No group has claimed responsibility yet for the attack, but the Taliban insurgent group routinely claims responsibility for such attacks.
Dorsey essentially lost a power struggle with Reid. "All the people I talk to about Hue, they love Hue", Dorsey said Friday. That arrangement, while not uncommon, can cause problems when things aren't going well , as the Browns know all too tell.
But his departure was abrupt, and one of the consultants said the 60-year-old Franks was resigning Thursday. Franks told Roll Call that he would make a statement on Thursday evening, that will "explain" things.
Crew and pilots from Cathay Pacific and Korean Air said they saw a North Korean missile during flights on November 29 . The decision was reportedly made after the North fired a missile into the East Sea on July 28th.
The group had already spent an hour and a half trying to free the YouTuber before deciding to call the emergency services. A YouTube prankster who cemented his head in a microwave has offered to pay the fire service the £650 it cost to free him.
However, Trump and LaVar Ball engaged in a war of words after Trump demanded that the players thank him for his help. A professional team in Lithuania has offered the Ball Brothers a job, but not the one they are looking for.
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said quake tremors with magnitude 5.5 hit Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand, depth 30 km. People rushed out of their homes in Rudraprayag, Chamoli, Uttarkashi and Dehradun district as the strong tremors were felt.
While BJP is winning 19 seats in Kangra and 15 in Mandi, Congress is trailing behind with 5 and 9 seats in the respective areas. Leaders of both Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) have asserted that their respective parties will win the elections.
The OS maker is giving app developers 60 days to fix their issues and update apps with notifications of their full practices. Google announced plans to crack down on Android applications that fail to warn users when they are collecting personal data.
Flights from Birmingham and London Luton have been cancelled into Ireland West Airport (Knock) and Dublin Airport. Passengers waited for hours in lines that wound through the airport to speak with airline representatives.
Advanced safety technologies helped six Subaru models take home top picks by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The institute's Top Safety Pick+ winners include small cars , midsize cars , large luxury cars and midsize SUVs .
"I am announcing that in the coming weeks I will be resigning as a member of the United States Senate", Franken said . After MPR News reported the planned resignation, a tweet from Franken's official account said it was "not accurate".
Forbes reveals OEM using Synaptics' in-display sensor
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Raging Thomas Fire triggers new evacuation orders in California
It said "critical fire weather conditions will wane Sunday night" but that dangers would persist through most of the coming week. Officials said that by Saturday the Thomas Fire had charred 59,893 hectares (148,000 acres), an area about the size of Chicago.
Reporter apologises to Trump
So later on Saturday, Trump sent a tweet accusing Weigel and the Post of willingly using a "phony photo" and spreading fake news. CNN, in another tweet, he said, is the "least trusted name in news". "Oh thank you, CNN, thank you so much".
Google pulls YouTube from Amazon TV boxes amid bitter feud
While Amazon and Apple seem to be getting along, numerous same complaints Google made against Amazon hold true for Apple as well. Sans YouTube, Amazon looks to be banking on its in-house services and against the Chcolate Factory's built-in customer base.
LaVar Ball pulls LiAngelo Ball out of UCLA
It's doubtful that LiAngelo Ball can land a big contract in Europe, but there might be some teams willing to sign him. It appears the main one of those options is to prepare the player for June's National Basketball Association draft.