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Stories with place: Yemen
  • New Zealand, Australian men killed in Yemen strike 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 1:40 am
  • WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Despite having little history of domestic terrorism, New Zealand and Australia were drawn into the global debate on drone strikes Wednesday after confirming that a citizen from each country was killed in Yemen last year.

  • New York judge: Jurors can hear imam praise 9/11 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 7:10 pm
  • NEW YORK - An Egyptian Islamic preacher's statements that "everybody was happy" when the World Trade Center was hit by airplanes can be heard by a jury sitting just blocks from the site of the Sept. 11 attacks, a judge ruled Tuesday.

  • Yemen: Al-Qaida militants kill deputy governor 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:50 am
  • SANAA, Yemen - A Yemeni security official says suspected al-Qaida militants have assassinated the deputy governor of a southern province.

  • Judge dismisses lawsuit over drone strikes 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 9:41 pm
  • WASHINGTON - A federal judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit against Obama administration officials for the 2011 drone-strike killings of three U.S. citizens in Yemen, including an al-Qaida cleric.

  • UN: 2 kidnapped staffers released in Yemen 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 8:55 pm
  • SANAA, Yemen - Two U.N. staff members who were abducted in Yemen on Tuesday have been freed, authorities said.

  • Guantanamo prisoner asks to go home to Yemen 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 2:22 pm
  • ARLINGTON, Virginia - A Guantanamo Bay prisoner who denies U.S. allegations that he's a former member of al-Qaida says he wants to go home to Yemen and live a peaceful life after 12 years at the military prison in Cuba.

  • Fla. man pleads guilty to terrorism charges 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 3:40 pm
  • JACKSONVILLE, Florida - A 20-year-old Florida man pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiring to aid al-Qaida and traveling to the Middle East to join terrorist groups, prosecutors said.

  • Car bomb in Yemen's port city of Aden kills 1 
    Updated: Mar-18-14 4:46 am
  • ADEN, Yemen - Yemeni officials say a car bombing has targeted the military intelligence department in the southern port city of Aden, killing at least one person.