A brief history of SNL apologies

“Saturday Night Live” doesn’t usually apologize when its satire offends. Here are unique moments when the crew offered an apology. Read more: . Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”NMY7XPDpqjI”]

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Utah Mayor Killed In Afghanistan

The mayor of a Utah city was killed in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday. Brent Taylor, mayor of North Ogden, was a member of the Utah National Guard. Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer Cox confirmed his death with a tribute on Facebook. “I’m struggling for words. I love Mayor Taylor, his amazing wife Jennie and […]

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General who survived Afghan attack defiant amid Taliban threats

Afghans will head to the polls Saturday for parliamentary elections, days after an insider attack in Kabul that killed two top Afghan officials. CBS News foreign correspondent Charlie D’Agata reports from Kabul where U.S. Gen. Scott Miller made a surprise appearance after surviving the attack. [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”ERe2AefnMc0″]

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🇦🇫 Afghan army boosts security efforts after election attacks | Al Jazeera English

The Afghan army has been confronting its biggest challenge for years – how to defeat the Taliban. Thousands of soldiers and civilians, too, have lost their lives in the long war. The army’s new challenge is securing polling stations for Saturday’s parliamentary elections, following Taliban bombings targeting them and candidates. Al Jazeera’s Hashem Ahelbarra reports […]

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?? Taliban attacks threaten Afghan parliamentary elections | Al Jazeera English

Continuing Taliban attacks in Afghanistan are threatening to disrupt Saturday’s parliamentary elections. Fighters have ramped up attacks on military personnel and they have warned that polling stations will be targeted. The elections on Saturday will be the third parliamentary elections since the US invasion in 2001. Unlike the previous two, this year’s crop of candidates […]

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Former Afghan Refugee Uses Telemedicine to Save Lives

A former Afghan refugee turned doctor in the United Kingdom is using technology and the web to save lives in war-torn and low income countries. VOA correspondent Mariama Diallo has more on what the doctor has dubbed “Teleheal,” the charitable organization he recently founded. Originally published at – [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”t2F0uLwuVYo”] […]

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Afghan Orchestra Flourishes Despite Violence and Social Pressure

The consequences of Afghanistan’s increasingly deadly war are weighing the heaviest on the nation’s civilians. But violence and social pressures have not deterred members of the country’s nascent orchestra of mostly young girls from using music to “heal wounds” and promote women’s rights in the strictly conservative Muslim society. Ayaz Gul reports from Islamabad. Originally […]

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FRANCE | When music gets political: talking to I-NZ, the rapper behind the viral video “This is Iraq”

Subscribe to France 24 now: FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 When music gets political: talking to I-NZ, the rapper behind the viral video “This is Iraq” Visit our website: Subscribe to our YouTube channel: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”RCd06Phk3TY”]

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