Dec 20, 2012
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By Sajid Farooq

Egypt's Message to Facebook: Thank You

Egypt's Message to Facebook: Thank You

Protesters have a poignant sign for Palo Alto-based social networking site.

Feb 4, 2011

"Whole World is Watching," Obama Reminds Egypt's Mubarak

"Whole World is Watching," Obama Reminds Egypt's Mubarak

President Obama says the "future of Egypt will be determined by its people," but stops short of calling for Mubarak to resign now.

Feb 4, 2011

Egyptians Desperate as Demonstrations Stop Paychecks

Egyptians Desperate as Demonstrations Stop Paychecks

As protests continue to spread in Cairo, many businesses, factories and banks have been forced to close down, leaving many without money as prices soar on basic good due to civil unrest.

Feb 3, 2011

White House, Egypt Discuss Mubarak Exit Plan

White House, Egypt Discuss Mubarak Exit Plan

Senior Obama administration officials are discussing a plan with high-level Egyptian officials that would cede power to Vice President Omar Suleiman, the New York Times reports.

Feb 3, 2011

Muslim Brotherhood Strategist Calls for Mubarak Trial

Muslim Brotherhood Strategist Calls for Mubarak Trial

A longtime strategist for the Muslim Brotherhood said Thursday that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and his senior associates must be put on trial and held to account for their “crimes” against the...

Feb 3, 2011

GOP Divided Over Obama Response to Egypt

GOP Divided Over Obama Response to Egypt

Party leaders work to portray a united front while possible 2012 presidential hopefuls assail the Obama administration.

Feb 3, 2011

Egypt's PM Apologizes After Night of Violence

Egypt's PM Apologizes After Night of Violence

Protesters' camp hit by gunfire with at least five killed overnight.

Feb 4, 2011

Egyptians Gather for "Friday of Departure" Demonstration

Egyptians Gather for "Friday of Departure" Demonstration

Thousands of Egyptians barricaded themselves in Cairo's Tahrir Square before a "Friday of Departure," on which they hope embattled President Hosni Mubarak will vacate his office.

Feb 2, 2011

Egypt's Neighbors Share Catalysts for Unrest

Egypt's Neighbors Share Catalysts for Unrest

The odds of unrest spreading elsewhere in the Middle East depend heavily on a volatile mix of the conditions that sparked revolt in Egypt and Tunisia.

Feb 2, 2011

Gunfire Breaks Out as Mubarak Allies and Foes Clash

Gunfire Breaks Out as Mubarak Allies and Foes Clash

Supporters of the beleagured leader open fire in Tahrir square, a witness says.

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City Hall Protesters Demand "Drone Free LAPD"

City Hall Protesters Demand "Drone Free LAPD"

Protesters gathered outside LA's City Hall Thursday morning, chanting "drone free LAPD" to demand a halt to what they called an LAPD plan to use drones to spy on citizens.

Ice Bucket Challenge Changes Way Charities Operate

Ice Bucket Challenge Changes Way Charities Operate

Stars and everyday people are getting buckets of ice water dumped on their heads and those same people are throwing out challenges to people to donate to ALS.

Dad Wants Son's Name Cleared After Selfie Links Him to Burglary

Dad Wants Son's Name Cleared After Selfie Links Him to Burglary

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Deputy Beaten at Mall ID'd, "Making Progress"

Deputy Beaten at Mall ID'd, "Making Progress"

A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy who remains hospitalized after being beaten unconscious at a Lakewood mall last week was identified Wednesday as Brandon Love, a 13-year veteran of the department, officials...

Man Shot to Death in Pickup Truck in Pacoima

Man Shot to Death in Pickup Truck in Pacoima

The family and coworkers of a man found shot to death inside his pickup truck in Pacoima were in disbelief as police investigated the crime scene Thursday.

Drought Ordinance Targets Swimming Pools in OC

Drought Ordinance Targets Swimming Pools in OC

Some Orange County pool owners may not be able to fill their pools if a water-saving ordinance goes into effect.