Afghanistan Officials Say 36 ISIS Fighters Killed By 'Mother Of All Bombs'The GBU-43, or Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb, is also known as the “Mother of all Bombs” due to its acronym and contains 11 tons of explosives.
US Drops 'Mother Of All Bombs' On ISIS Tunnel System In AfghanistanThe United States has dropped the military's largest non-nuclear bomb on an ISIS cave complex in Afghanistan, a Pentagon spokesman said.
Seen At 11: Veteran Returns To Combat Zones, Risks Life To Save PetsThere is a delicate and dangerous operation that happens overseas, where lives are on the line, and precious cargo hangs in the balance.
Suicide Bomber Kills 4 U.S. Military Members At Bagram Air Field Base In AfghanistanDefense Secretary Ash Carter says two U.S. servicemen and two American contractors were killed. Another 16 U.S. service members and one Polish soldier were wounded.
Congressman: Bombing Suspect Contacted Office From Pakistan To Get Pregnant Wife VisaAuthorities are still trying to unravel the mystery that is the bombing suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami as investigators are taking a closer look at his actions and possible motivations as a New Jersey congressman revealed Rahami contacted his office previously to get his wife a visa.
Islamic State Attack On Afghan Protest Kills At Least 80, Wounds 231At least 80 people were killed and another 231 wounded in the Afghan capital on Saturday, when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed clothing among a large crowd of demonstrators, officials and witnesses said.
Obama: 8,400 US Troops To Remain In Afghanistan Into Next YearThe numbers reflect a compromise between Obama's original plan and what many military commanders had recommended.
Mourners Pay Tribute To Long Island Service Member Killed In AfghanistanA funeral was held Saturday for a New York service member killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan.
Wake Held For NYPD Detective Killed By Suicide Bomber In AfghanistanThe 45-year-old Westchester resident was a technical sergeant in the Air Guard's 105th Base Security Squadron and a 15-year veteran of the NYPD.
Body Of NYPD Detective Killed In Afghanistan Returned To NYMembers of the New York Air National Guard's 105th Airlift Wing, the NYPD and Joseph Lemm's family will be at Stewart Air National Guard Base in Newburgh when his remains arrive Monday afternoon.
Bodies Of Service Members Killed In Afghanistan Returned To U.S. SoilThe remains of six American soldiers killed in Afghanistan were back on American soil late Wednesday.
NYPD Detective, Suffolk County Staff Sgt. Remembered After Being Killed In AfghanistanThe NYPD is mourning the death of a Bronx detective who was one of six American troops killed in a suicide attack near Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan.

More From CBS New York

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS
Get Our Morning Briefs
Bloomberg WCBS Tri-State Business Index

Watch & Listen LIVE