| Dec 22, 2002
Senior Pakistani and American intelligence officials say the operational commander of Al Qaeda, the man believed to have planned the Sept. 11 attacks on the United States, narrowly avoided capture during a raid in which authorities took his two young sons...
| Apr 10, 1989
BAGHDAD, Iraq -- In the lobbies of Baghdad's luxury hotels, portraits of President Saddam Hussein, attired in a Western suit, beam serenely on clusters of foreign businessmen.
Posters in the pastoral towns of northern Kurdistan portray the president...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:49 PM
About 20 soldiers from the 393rd Harbor Master Detachment, 10 Battalion, 7th Sustainment Brigade, will return to Fort Eustis Monday after spending nine months at Kuwait Naval Base.
The welcome-home ceremony is set for 5 p.m. at McClellan Fitness Center....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The groundbreaking dialogue between Iran and the U.S. has raised speculation of further advances to ease their 34-year diplomatic estrangement. But the two countries have overlapping interests across the Middle East and beyond that are sharply at odds....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:16 PM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Lost in the blizzard of attention on Iran's cautious openings to the U.S. was another bit of noteworthy outreach by President Hassan Rouhani: Sending greetings to Saudi Arabia's king and appealing for more...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 4:22 PM
For chart-topping heavy metal band Avenged Sevenfold, a moment of truth came in December 2009. The drug-related death of James “The Rev” Sullivan caused the band to face creating its next album without its founding drummer and principal...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:43 PM
CAIRO (AP) — A promise of $12 billion in aid from wealthy Arab Gulf nations would give Egypt's new military-backed leadership breathing room by paying for vital food and fuel imports. But the benefits would be only temporary, because Egypt's...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:27 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — A senior al-Qaida leader and member of Osama bin Laden's inner circle was due in court to face a charge he plotted against Americans in his role as the terror network's top propagandist who lauded the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 8:42 PM
After months of welcoming home troops serving overseas, the Alaska Army National Guard held a departure ceremony for family and friends to say goodbye to the 60 guardsmen set to deploy to Kuwait.
The departure ceremony held Sunday morning at the...
| May 12, 2013
| 7:09 AM
As a mother, Howard Community College student Sonia Halboni believes she always has her children's best interests at heart, yet she can remember once when her peers didn't concur.
When her daughter, Daliah, graduated from Marriotts Ridge High School two...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:15 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Family and friends gathered together to welcome home some of Missouri's heroes at the Remington Event Center on Thursday afternoon. Members of the Missouri National Guard's 935th Aviation Support Battalion were deployed to Kuwait in...