| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:43 PM
WASHINGTON – The U.S. government hasn’t secretly cut off economic or military aid to Egypt, the White House said Tuesday, denying news reports that the assistance program is on hold.
But a spokesman for President Obama did not contest the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 11:06 AM
LONDON -- The drumbeat for Western intervention in Syria, including possible military strikes, grew louder Monday in Europe, mostly at the urging of Britain and France.
The two nations also led the European response to the war in Libya, but this time...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:19 AM
On Thursday, the White House announced that President Obama has decided to send military aid to Syria’s rebels. By Friday morning, several facets of the policy change have become clearer.
As White House aide Ben Rhodes hinted, the aid will...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:23 AM
A Saudi royal princess accused of human trafficking for allegedly forcing a Kenyan woman to work for her as a domestic servant will be back in court Monday morning.
Meshael Alayban, 42, is scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Orange County Superior...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
JERUSALEM — After four years of marriage, Tamar Tessler filed for divorce, taking her infant daughter and embarking on what she hoped would be a new chapter of her life.
Today that daughter is 36 years old — and Tessler is still awaiting the...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:06 PM
The Saudi royal princess who is charged with forcing a Kenyan woman to work for her as a domestic servant posted $5-million bond Thursday and was expected to be released later in the day.
Meshael Alayban will have to wear a GPS tracking device and...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The production lost two days to sandstorms. The crew faced a last-minute scramble when the nervous owner of a mall changed his mind about allowing filming there. Some days locals chased the cameras away; other days they brought platters of lamb and rice...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Residents in the high-end Central Park West community said they are used to having fabulously wealthy neighbors and enjoy living in a neighborhood with such ethnic diversity.
Meshael Alayban, the Saudi princess who was arrested this week on suspicion of...
| Aug 10, 2013
The "Arab Spring" may not have succeeded in bringing democracy to the Middle East. But it has provided powerful evidence of a different phenomenon: the illusion of U.S. influence over governments we once considered our clients.
Take Egypt. Before 2011,...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:12 AM
An Iraqi immigrant was ordered Friday to stand trial on a charge of bludgeoning his wife to death in their El Cajon home -- a crime that initially gained notoriety as a potential hate crime.
Police found a note next to the body of 32-year-old Shaima...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:04 AM
On Thursday a Saudi princess accused of human trafficking posted $5 million bail and was freed.
The princess, 42-year-old Meshael Alayban, is one of six wives of Saudi Prince Abdulrahman bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz al Saud.
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