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Stories with person: Yasser Arafat
  • Stage and film star Theodore Bikel dies in LA at 91 story has photos
    Updated: Jul-21-15 4:08 pm

    NEW YORK - Theodore Bikel, the Tony- and Oscar-nominated actor and singer whose passions included folk music and political activism, died Tuesday morning of natural causes at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, said his agent Robert Malcolm. He was 91.

  • AP Exclusive: Palestinians quit medical study in Venezuela story has photos
    Updated: Jul-16-15 8:10 am

    CARACAS, Venezuela - The Palestinian students were greeted like celebrities upon arrival in Caracas. President Nicolas Maduro wore a kaffiyeh headdress and played up their symbolic importance during an address broadcast across the socialist South American country.