| Sep 13, 2012
| 11:27 AM
The United States is struggling to determine whether a militant group planned the attack that killed its ambassador to Libya and three other Americans, even as warships head toward the north African country as part of a mission to hunt down and punish the...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 12:21 PM
The remains of U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans landed on U.S. soil Friday afternoon in flag-draped caskets.
The four men were killed in an attack this week on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
Teams of seven Marines...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 8:27 AM
While students take a break from their studies, local history teachers are using the summer holiday to brush up on a particularly relevant chapter in history.
Working in conjunction with Facing History and Ourselves, an international education...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 12:02 PM
The rebels had found the rural Ugandan house where Odong Kizito was hiding with other children.
As the members of the Lord’s Resistance Army attacked the dwelling, the young Kizito found a tiny window and, unwatched by rebel eyes, squeezed...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 1:05 AM
UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations voted overwhelmingly Thursday to recognize a Palestinian state, a victory decades in the making for the Palestinians after years of occupation and war. It was a sharp rebuke for Israel and the United States.
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Very few things unite Democratic and Republican senators in Washington. But unfortunately, one thing that does is attacking the human rights of Palestinians. And now they're are at it again. This time in the form of an anti-Palestinian amendment sponsored...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 10:27 AM
French fighter jets struck an air base deep inside Libya and destroyed one of Moammar Gadhafi’s planes Thursday, and NATO ships patrolled the coast to block the flow of arms and mercenaries. Other coalition bombers struck artillery, arms depots...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 12:38 AM
DARAA, Syria -- Violent protests erupted Friday in Syria, with dozens of people people killed in and around the restive city of Daraa and a boy slain in the coastal town of Latakia, reports said.
"The situation in Syria has worsened considerably over the...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 12:54 PM
The U.N. Security Council moved Saturday to halt Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's deadly crackdown on protesters, slapping sanctions on him, his five children and 10 top associates.
Voting unanimously after daylong discussions interrupted with breaks to...
| Feb 27, 2011
| 1:30 AM
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council moved as a powerful bloc Saturday to try to halt Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's deadly crackdown on protesters, slapping sanctions on him, his five children and 10 top associates.
Voting 15-0 after daylong...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 2:19 PM
A group of students and activists held a walk-a-thon to raise money for the people of Darfur today and followed it with a rally marking the first day of a new nation in Africa: South Sudan.
The group Youth United for Darfur, along with the Sudanese...