Dozens of people have been killed in a bomb attack targeting a mosque in a security compound in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, a hospital official said. Muhammed Asim, a spokesperson for the Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar, told Al Jazeera that at least 59 people were killed and 157 others were wounded in the blast. read more
A radiation alert is in force for parts of Western Australia after a tiny capsule containing Caesium-137 was lost. read more
Dave Halls, the first assistant director on "Rust," became the first person held accountable in the death of Halyna Hutchins when he agreed to plead to a misdemeanor charge of negligent use of a deadly weapon. read more
Ronna McDaniel will serve a rare fourth term as chair of the Republican National Committee, emerging victorious in a contentious bid for reelection. McDaniel on Friday defeated her main challenger, the RNC's California national committeewoman Harmeet Dhillon, by a vote of 111 committee members to 51. read more
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has agreed to supply Ukraine with Leopard 2 battle tanks, according to media reports, after weeks of mounting pressure on Berlin to give Kyiv the heavier weapons it says Ukraine needs to drive back invading Russian forces. Berlin has also granted other countries, such as Poland and Finland, the licence to re-export the German-made tanks to Ukraine, German media reported on Tuesday, citing unnamed government sources.