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Hundreds of Afghans Attend Funeral of Slain Journalist

Hundreds of people braved the heat to attend the funeral Tuesday in Kabul of Afghan freelance journalist Zabihullah Tamanna, who was killed in Afghanistan's restive Helmand province, where some of the fiercest fighting between Taliban insurgents and Afghan forces has taken place. Tamanna's funeral coincided with the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, when Muslims are expected to spend the month fasting during daylight hours, eschewing even water, and spending more time in prayer and...

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