Braves' Melvin Upton Jr. out for rest of spring with foot injury

...a photo of the Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" wearing a Pirates hat.Sky News published a photo Friday of Mohammed Emwazi, who officials say is the masked frontman for IS hostage beheading videos. The photo, taken from University of Westminster...

Taliban assault on Pakistan school leaves 141 dead

...the shooting but gunmen blasted through the door anyway and opened fire.In a phone call to reporters, Taliban spokesman Mohammed Khurasani claimed responsibility for the attack, saying the suicide bombers carried it out to avenge the killings of Taliban...

Insulting U.S. intelligence

...techniques "proved effective by any reasonable standard," and yielded information that led to the capture of Khalid Sheik Mohammed, the self-proclaimed architect of the 9/11 attacks."It's a dishonest attempt to rewrite history," he wrote.Crying...

Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

...now holds a third of Syria and Iraq, has threatened Australia in the past. In September, Islamic State group spokesman Abu Mohammed al-Adnani issued an audio message urging so-called "lone wolf" attacks abroad, specifically mentioning Australia. Al-Adnani...

Overtime: Mohammed confirms move to turn pro

Nazr Mohammed, who said in declaring for the NBA draft...confirmed Friday that he will not be back. Mohammed said he has hired an agent, which means...A 6-foot-10 center from Chicago, Mohammed said May 4 he intended to declare for...

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Mrs. Cynthia Mohammed (EVANS, Ga.)

Send flowers to this funeral EVANS, Ga. - Mrs. Cynthia Mohammed, of Wellington Ct., entered into rest Wednesday, November...will be announced later. Survivors are her husband, Muftafa Mohammed, Trenton, N.J.; two daughters, Denise (Walter) Russell...

Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

...Iraqi security forces and the Syrian rebels.The militant group, meanwhile, has threatened retribution. Its spokesman, Abu Mohammed al-Adnani, said in a 42-minute audio statement released Sunday that the fighters were ready to battle the U.S.-led...

7 dead, 200 injured in clashes in Cairo

...people were killed and more than 200 injured in clashes in Cairo between Egyptian police and supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi early Tuesday.The violence - the worst in Cairo since troops killed 51 Morsi supporters on July 8 - came as a senior...

Abdur-Rahim, Mohammed out for Hawks opener

...stiff back and didn't travel with the team to New Jersey for Wednesday night's opener against the Nets. Backup center Nazr Mohammed also was out with a bone bruise on his right foot, and the team does not know when he will return. He played all 82 games...

Bakery owner has positive attitude

When Karen Mohammed played with her food as a child, she...scrambled eggs to tuna fish," said Ms. Mohammed, the owner of Ways to the Heart customized...childhood had grown too rough, so Ms. Mohammed, who had studied engineering in college...