Coronavirus Update: East Bay Reporter, Former War Refugee Offers Perspective On Sheltering In PlaceAs a young child Musadiq Bidar lived through a war in his home country, and he has some words of wisdom and comfort for those struggling with the current coronavirus pandemic, and shelter-in-place order.
Civilian Aid Worker From San Francisco Killed In Afghanistan AttackSecretary of State Mike Pompeo says a civilian aid worker from San Francisco was killed in a weekend attack on a U.N. vehicle in Afghanistan.
Concord Man, Former Afghan Refugee Now A Reporter Covering US Presidential CampaignA man who survived the Afghanistan War and refugee ordeal as a child and became a top scholar after settling with his family in the East Bay is now a reporter covering the US presidential campaign for CBS News.
U.S. Drone Kills Taliban Chief Who Ordered Girl's AssassinationA U.S. drone strike killed a Pakistan Taliban leader who ordered the assassination of Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, an Afghan defense spokesman said.
Double Kabul Suicide Bombings Kill 25, Including JournalistsA Kabul police spokesman has raised the casualty toll from the double suicide attacks in the Afghan capital to 25 killed and at least 45 wounded.
Injured Veteran Receives First Total Penis, Scrotum TransplantThe Johns Hopkins reconstructive surgery team has successfully performed the first total penis and scrotum transplant in the world.
Family Of Woman Killed In Yountville Tragedy Mourns Heartbreaking LossThe family of one of the women killed at a North Bay veterans home during a tragic shooting spoke on Monday, remembering Dr. Jennifer Golick.
Afghanistan War Deployment Haunted Yountville ShooterFriends and family say the Army veteran who killed three women in a Yountville veterans care facility was haunted by his dangerous missions in Afghanistan that left him anxious and wary when he came back home.
95 Dead After Ambulance Driver Detonates Bomb in Kabul, AfghanistanA suicide bomber used an ambulance to get through a checkpoint in Kabul, telling police he was taking a patient to a nearby hospital. Officials say at least 95 died in the blast.
Officials: Trump Afghanistan Plan Involves 3,900 More TroopsPresident Donald Trump's plan to end the stalemate in America's longest war and eliminate Afghanistan's rising extremist threat involves sending up to 3,900 additional U.S. forces.
Trump Commits U.S. To Fight On In AfghanistanReversing his past calls for a speedy exit, President Donald Trump recommitted the United States to the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan.
Report: 36 ISIS Fighters, 1 Commander Killed In 'Mother Of All Bombs' U.S AttackThe U.S. military is defending its use of the biggest conventional bomb ever deployed on the battlefield to take out a cave complex in an area where most of the ISIS fighters in Afghanistan were believed to be hiding.
U.S. Drops 'Mother Of All Bombs' On ISIS Target In AfghanistanThe U.S. dropped a bomb containing 11,000 pounds of explosives on an ISIS cave complex in Afghanistan’s Nangahar province on the border with Pakistan on Thursday
Afghan Family Detained At LAX To Be ReleasedA lawyer for an Afghan family of five who traveled to the United States on special visas and was detained in Los Angeles says immigration officials have agreed to release them.
Bay Area Soldier Brings His Afghan Interpreter To Live In U.S.A Bay Area soldier welcomed his Afghan interpreter to the United States after buying him a plane ticket to ensure he would get in quickly amid concerns the Trump administration may expand its travel ban to Afghanistan.