| Dec 13, 2012
I told myself I wouldn’t get worked up over the Golden Globe nominations this morning, but here we go again.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association—an anonymous group of freelancers much, much smaller than the Academy—really booted...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 5:06 AM
The man leading the investigation of an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Yemenwas killed Thursday, Yemeni officials said.
The Yemeni national, a security official for the embassy, was shot dead on his way to work, Interior Ministry officials said.
| 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 22, 2012
| 8:54 AM
The United States braced Saturday for more protests over an independently produced anti-Islam film that has ignited anger in the Muslim world, temporarily closing some of its diplomatic missions and warning American citizens in some countries to be...
| 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....
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Yemeni government forces have recaptured a strategic southern town from Al Qaeda, killed more than 50 militant fighters in the last few days and forced the resignation of an air force commander who had resisted the political and security aims of the...