Journalists, religious scholars, activists and judges have all been targeted in a recent wave of political assassinations that has spread panic across Afghanistan and forced many into hiding -- with some even fleeing the country. The killings have increased since peace talks were launched last year between the warring Afghan government and the Taliban -- the latest attempt to end decades of conflict.
Here's what the US can learn from Switzerland, which has nearly eliminated mass shootings while maintaining a high rate of gun ownership.
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Texas DPS/InstagramUVALDE, Texas—The 18-year-old gunman who opened fire at a Texas elementary school, killing at least 19 kids and two adults, wrote three disturbing messages on Facebook just minutes before the massacre, warning of the carnage to come.“I’m going to shoot my grandmother,” Salvador Ramos wrote about 30 minutes before his rampage at Robb Elementary School, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday.Ramos made good on his vow, writing minutes later that he’d “shot my grandmother.” His la
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Disney guest claims she couldn't enter Epcot with 'revealing' shirt: 'I had to either leave and change or buy merch'
A Walt Disney World guest claims she pushed the limits of the park's dress code and learned that a popular TikTok "hack" for a free shirt might no longer be an option.
Jason Momoa shared an Instagram photo of him getting an MRI, which prompted fan concern. The star recently underwent hernia surgery but is reportedly ‘OK.’
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The man who opened fire in a Texas elementary school Tuesday, massacring 19 children and two adults, was a loner who kept to himself and avoided any kind of
Elon Musk is the most influential CEO in the world. The mogul with 95 million followers on Twitter is determined to use his platform to weigh in on public debates, whatever they may be. In recent months, the CEO of the electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla has thus imposed his voice on subjects such as the Russian war in Ukraine, free speech with the eventful acquisition-in-progress of the social network Twitter for $44 billion, cancel culture and its corollary wokeism.
- Harper's Bazaar
In BAZAAR's latest #DayInTheLife episode, the actress prepares for the stage and talks realizing her childhood theater dreams.
- USA TODAY
Texas school shooter lived in Uvalde: What we know about gunman, motive and how weapons were obtained
The massacre at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, is one of the deadliest shootings at a U.S. grade school. Here's what we know about gunman.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
“It was a great hangout area for parties, and if given the choice to do it again—I would!” said a good-humored Kim Whiteside, who owns the home at 6145 Whitman Ave.
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The extremist Arizona Republican shared misinformation about the gunman that was circulating on right-wing networks.
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Morgan Tremaine, a former employee of TMZ, took the witness stand on day 22 of Johnny Depp's defamation trial against his ex-wife, Amber Heard. Tremaine shocked the gallery during an argumentative back-and-forth exchange with Heard's attorney, Elaine Bredehoft, in which he suggested she possibly took on the actress as a client in an attempt to gain '15 minutes of fame.'
The accessory paired perfectly with a necklace featuring the letter "A" for son Archie
- Men's Health
Top Gun: Maverick has now flown into cinemas and as impressive as its flying scenes are, it's the treatment of Val Kilmer's Iceman that leaves a lasting memory.
- NBC Sports BayArea
Steph Curry, LeBron James and other NBA players supported Steve Kerr's message to politicians in the wake of the mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas.
- Entertainment Weekly
A source close to the actress has reacted to the supermodel's testimony, in which she said Depp "never pushed me, kicked me, or threw me down any stairs."
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The wild life of billionaire Twitter founder and 'Block Head' Jack Dorsey, who's officially left the social network's board, eats one meal a day, and takes ice baths
Jack Dorsey, famous for his unusual life of luxury, stepped down as Twitter CEO in 2021 but continues to lead Block as its "Block Head."
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Sen. Ted Cruz was ripped in angry and profanity-laced reactions to his social media post about the Uvalde shooting.
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Russian veterans group calls Putin's special military operation a 'failure' and demands mobilization for 'full-blooded war'
Pro-Russian bloggers, including military and veterans groups, have become increasingly critical of the Kremlin following major losses in Ukraine.