Afghanistan falls: Suicide bomb blasts kill at least 13 at Kabul airport

Two suicide bombers and gunmen have attacked crowds of Afghans flocking to Kabul’s airport. transforming a scene of desperation into one of horror in the waning days of an airlift for those fleeing the Taliban takeover. At least 13 people were killed and 15 wounded, Russian officials said. Several Marines were killed and a number of other American military were

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German soccer falls silent as “ghost games” begin for Bundesliga – The Denver Post

DORTMUND, Germany — German soccer is normally a riot of color and noise. No longer. The Bundesliga season resumed Saturday with what German fans call “ghost games,” played without spectators, and in Dortmund it was hard to tell that the city’s beloved team was playing at all. Instead of thousands of fans chatting and drinking beer outside the stadium, there

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Falls Festival acts raise tens of thousands for volunteer fireys

Electronic music duo Peking Duk and rising star G Flip have raised about $60,000 for volunteer firefighters after extreme weather conditions caused Falls Festival to be cancelled over the weekend. The Canberra duo and Melbourne singer-songwriter were among nine acts from the Lorne event to organise pop-up shows across Melbourne to raise funds for fire relief in Victoria and interstate.

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Mount Fuji climber falls while live-streaming expedition

A thrill-seeker live-streaming his ascent of Japan’s tallest peak, Mt. Fuji,  slipped and fell down the mountain, sparking a manhunt, according to reports. Police received calls from concerned viewers about the climber on Monday afternoon, outlet NHK reported. The unidentified man broadcasted the climb to Japanese video site Niconico, which showed him panting and telling viewers the expedition had become

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