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Good Morning and Happy Thanksgiving!

It’s a bit early to be looking ahead to New Year’s Resolutions, but when it comes to crafting, I’m an early bird!  145 more words

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U.S., Afghan forces strike opium factories to curb Taliban funds

KABUL (Reuters) – U.S. and Afghan forces have launched joint attacks on Taliban opium factories to try to curb the insurgent group’s economic lifeline, officials from both countries said on Monday.

The Charming Harbour Blanket...

After a slow start I am finally making steady progress on my Charming Harbour blanket. 

I have found myself flitting from one project to the next lately, but I am getting at least a couple of rows hooked each evening now; which is reassuringly comforting as the pattern is so familiar. 157 more words


More than 30 rescued in Afghan raid on Taliban prison

LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Afghan and foreign special forces raided a Taliban prison in southern Helmand province on Sunday and rescued at least 30 people, according to army and provincial officials.