Afghans vote amid threats in 1st election since fraud-marred presidential ballot last year

Afghans vote amid threats and scattered attacks

Karl kills 2 in landslide, weakens to tropical depression moving inland to central Mexico

Karl kills 2 in Mexico, now a tropical depression

Brief but severe storm barrels through NYC, killing 1, tearing off roofs, knocking down trees

Brief but strong storm barrels through NYC; 1 dead