| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Sanaa, Yemen -- A member of the team investigating an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Yemen was killed Thursday, Yemeni officials said.
The Yemeni national, a security official at the embassy, was shot dead on his way to work, Interior Ministry officials...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 9:05 AM
United Nations -- Embroiled in his campaign for re-election, President Barack Obama addressed the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday in a sweeping speech meant to honor slain Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens, confront Iran and Syria, and...
| May 2, 2011
Osama bin Laden, a scion of one of Saudi Arabia's wealthiest families, became the grim apostle of a strain of Islamic radicalism that exalted violence against non-believers, and the leader of a terrorist network that launched repeated attacks in the West,...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 5:56 PM
Three women from Africa and the Middle East who symbolize nonviolent struggles to improve their nations and advance the role of women's rights were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday.
Sharing the award were Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf,...
| Jun 25, 2012
WASHINGTON -- Once a month, a group of staff members from the House and Senate intelligence committees drives across the Potomac River to CIA headquarters in Virginia, assembles in a secure room and begins the grim task of watching videos of the latest...
| Apr 17, 2011
The eyes of the world are on the battle for Libya. It's undeniably a compelling drama: Spirited but untrained rebels, plus NATO airstrikes, pitted against an eccentric dictator with a cinematic wardrobe.
But it's the wrong drama to worry about. The...
| May 19, 2011
| 10:45 AM
President Obama on Thursday called out American friends in the Middle East for their treatment of peaceful protesters, naming Bahrain and Yemen along with Syria as states he said must yield to the aspirations of their people.
While explicitly stating...
| May 27, 2011
| 6:58 PM
| Mar 11, 2012
| 4:34 PM
"Salmon Fishing in the Yemen" opened in 18 theaters and collected $240,000 domestically. The romantic comedy "Friends With Kids" opened in 375 theaters this weekend and grossed $2.2 million....
| Oct 17, 2010
| 4:32 PM
As Yemen steps up its fight against Al Qaeda, the group is finding plenty of cover in rural areas where the army has little control and local separatists are often engaged in their own battles against U.S.-backed government forces. On......
| Oct 29, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Intelligence operations produce air cargo terrorist bomb threat info, Obama says....
| Nov 15, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Each day, workers serve 1,300 pounds of beef and 660 pounds of vegetables to the roughly 4,000 diners that come through the doors at the Fakhi restaurant in Sana, Yemen. They come for the food, of course, but also for......