In a historic first, three women graduated from US Marine infantry training school Thursday. But unlike their male counterparts, they won't be assigned to infantry units.
Apparently, today's loya jirga doesn't have final say on whether a deal to keep US forces in the country after all.
In the immediate aftermath of the JFK assassination, many assumed Kennedy would be buried in Massachusetts. On Wednesday, President Obama and others will participate in a wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.
Sources give competing accounts of how four Marines were killed at Camp Pendleton Wednesday. It's unclear whether they were conducting a sweep or were involved in a training exercise.