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BAGHDAD (AFP) – Car bombs ripped through mostly Shiite neighborhoods of Baghdad on Tuesday evening, killing at least 40 people and wounding more than 100, officials said, updating an earlier toll.

The blasts struck at around 6:00 pm (1500 GMT) and hit a variety of civilian targets, including markets, ice cream shops and mosques.

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former President Donald Trump has demanded that three main Republican groups stop using his name and likeness to help raise money, a Trump adviser said on Saturday. The adviser, confirming a report in Politico, said that lawyers for Trump on Friday had sent cease-and-desist letters to the Republican National Committee, National Republican Congressional Committee and National Republican Senatorial Committee, asking them to stop using his name and likeness on fundraising emails and merchandise. The adviser said Trump is sensitive to the use of his name and likeness for branding ...

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