- Egypt's deposed autocrat Mubarak turns 87, waves to fans Updated: May-04-15 2:36 pm
CAIRO - Egypt's deposed longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak celebrated his 87th birthday Monday by waving to some 100 supporters gathered outside of the military hospital where he is being held in Cairo.
- Spain, Egypt to study Cairo-Luxor bullet train link Updated: Apr-30-15 10:11 am
MADRID - Spain and Egypt have agreed to study the feasibility of a bullet-train link between the Egyptian capital of Cairo and the ancient southern city of Luxor.
- Syrian insurgent gains expose Assad weaknesses Updated: Apr-29-15 1:58 am
BEIRUT - In the span of a month, Syrian insurgents have routed government forces across the country's northwest, flushing them out of strongholds in a string of embarrassing defeats for President Bashar Assad.
- Editorials from around Pennsylvania Updated: Apr-22-15 3:59 pm
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Pennsylvania's newspapers:
- Turkey criticizes Egypt's sentencing of ousted leader Morsi Updated: Apr-22-15 5:40 am
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey has criticized the sentencing in Egypt of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to 20 years in prison over the killing of protesters in 2012.
- Egypt's president meets CIA director in Cairo for talks Updated: Apr-19-15 2:58 pm
CAIRO - Egypt's president has held talks with CIA director John Brennan in Cairo that touched on regional conflicts and terrorism.
- Egypt runners defy Cairo mayhem as sport's popularity grows Updated: Apr-18-15 10:03 am
CAIRO - Young Egyptians are once again organizing on social media and taking to the streets of Cairo by the hundreds every Friday, not to protest injustice or clash with police, but to enjoy long runs through one of the world's most crowded and chaotic cities.
- Egypt photojournalist describes detention of over 600 days Updated: Apr-07-15 12:46 pm
CAIRO - In a letter from prison, an Egyptian photojournalist who spent more than 600 days in detention without any charges said his prison is like a "cemetery" and that he left his "dignity" at its gates.