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Sunday October 14, 2012 I’ve been looking forward to seeing the movie Argo since I first heard it was coming out. And on Saturday night, I joined other moviegoers at the Grandin Theatre to see if it lives up to the hype. It does. Argo is an...
ReporterAbdel Afifi has his wife and four children with him in a small apartment in Radford. His eldest daughter, Mai, is not with him. The 20-year-old is in Cairo and last spoke with her father Saturday afternoon. Afifi fled Egypt three months ago after...
Tags: Cairo (Egypt), Hosni Mubarak, Politics, Elections, Egypt
ReporterThey may not be back for up to a year but today members of the Virginia National Guard's 116th Brigade Combat Team and its headquarters staff had a farewell ceremony before heading to Afghanistan to lead NATO and Afghani troops. The Soldiers of the 116th...
MEXICO CITY — Former Guatemalan President Alfonso Portillo was extradited Friday from his home country to the United States, where he faces long-standing charges that he used U.S. banks to launder millions of dollars in public funds that he...
Associated PressISLAMABAD (AP) — President Barack Obama's decision to impose more restrictive rules governing U.S. drone strikes and his prediction that they will be used less could pave the way for better relations with the new government of key ally Pakistan,...
ReutersKAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has removed his head of the military Aronda Nyakairima, and moved him to a civilian position as the minister for internal affairs, a statement from the military said on Friday. Nyakairima was one...
Tags: Freedom of the Press, Africa, Uganda, Human Rights, Politics
WASHINGTON — A Mexican drug cartel commander pleaded guilty Thursday to murder and attempted murder in a 2011 ambush south of the border that left one American agent dead and a second injured, and which sharply strained U.S.-Mexico relations....
ReutersTORONTO, May 21 (Reuters) - U.S. Ambassador to Canada David Jacobson will join Bank of Montreal as vice-chairman after he leaves his diplomatic post and will work in the bank's U.S. division, BMO said on Tuesday. BMO, Canada's fourth-largest bank, said...
Tags: Montreal (Canada), Bank of Montreal, Canada
The 143 workers paid as much as $3,500 each, lured to South Florida from Haiti with false promises of steady paying jobs in construction or on farms, the hope of getting permanent residency and making a life in the U.S., they said. But when they arrived,...
A McHenry man is accused of threatening to kill State Department officials, including the U.S. Ambassador in Serbia, as well as Serbians in Chicago because of a visa dispute involving his wife in Serbia. Russell K. Gordon, 48, was born in the United...
Associated PressKAIROUAN, Tunisia (AP) — Around 11,000 police officers and soldiers blocked an annual conference Sunday at Tunisia's main religious center by a radical Islamist movement that has been implicated in attacks across the country, prompting clashes...
Brazil: Whether it's a cultural experience or slum tourism, many tourists now add a trip to Rio de Janeiro's infamous favelas, or shantytowns, to their itineraries. Before 2010, the low-income hilltop neighborhoods were dangerous places controlled by drug...
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