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Afghanistan Investigates Rocket Strike at Wedding

An Afghan official said police are investigating a rocket strike in southern Helmand province that killed at least 26 people at a wedding, many of them women and children. At least 50 other people were wounded in the attack Wednesday. Police say the rocket appears to have been fired from a nearby army checkpoint. Thursday is the day Afghanistan officially takes full responsibility for its own security with the end of the United States and NATO combat mission. About 12,000 U.S....

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