• Dramatic sentencing hearing expected in Bergdahl case

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The fate of Bowe Bergdahl — the Army sergeant who pleaded guilty to endangering his comrades by leaving his post in 2009 in Afghanistan — now rests in the hands of a judge.

  • The Latest: Pakistan condemns mosque attacks in Afghanistan

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local):

  • Suicide bombings in Afghanistan hit mosques, killing 63

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Suicide bombers struck two mosques in Afghanistan during Friday prayers, a Shiite mosque in Kabul and a Sunni mosque in western Ghor province, killing at least 63 people at the end of a particularly deadly week for the troubled nation.

  • Bergdahl expected to plead guilty in desertion case Monday

    FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured and held by the Taliban for five years after walking away from his post in Afghanistan, pleaded guilty Monday to desertion and endangering his comrades — charges that could put him behind bars for the rest of his life.

  • Marine who lost legs in Afghanistan running 31 marathons

    BOSTON (AP) — A U.S. military veteran who lost both legs in Afghanistan is running 31 marathons in 31 cities — in 31 days.