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The father of a California soldier recently killed in Afghanistan said he felt disrespected and hurt by passengers who booed him and his family when they were on a flight to meet his son's remains. Stewart Perry, his wife and daughter were on an...
Egypt's state news agency says Kuwait has agreed to supply Egypt with 2 million barrels of crude per month, starting in January.   Tuesday's announcement comes more than a month after Saudi Arabia halted previously agreed fuel shipments...
  Israel is embarking on a major archaeological expedition to find yet undiscovered Dead Sea Scrolls, an Israeli antiquities official said Monday. Amir Ganor of the Israel Antiquities Authority said a government research team will spend the...
On the morning after the election, Alia Ali had a sickening feeling as she headed to her job as a secretary at a New York City public school, her hijab in place as usual. Ali is a Muslim who lives and works in one of the most diverse places in the U...
Despite losing Tuesday's presidential election, Hillary Clinton appears to be on pace to win the popular vote, an ironic twist in an election in which her opponent repeatedly said the system was rigged against him. Just two days before Election...
A rare TV interview with Egypt's former chief auditor, who went on trial after publicly alleging massive government corruption, has been banned, the former state official said on Sunday. Hesham Genena, who was fired by President Abdel-Fattah el-...
The European Union and Canada were set to sign a landmark trade pact on Sunday, ending days of drama after a small Belgian region refused to endorse the agreement and deeply embarrassed the EU.   The long-delayed Comprehensive and Economic...
Egyptian authorities have raided the offices of a rights group doing legal counseling for the family of Italian student Giulio Regeni whose body was found bearing signs of torture in Cairo earlier this year. The Guardian newspaper reported Ahmad...
A little known Egyptian group has claimed responsibility for the killing of a senior Egyptian army officer outside his suburban Cairo home.   The claim came in a statement by the "Banner of the Revolution" posted late Saturday on...
Activists are calling for the release of an Egyptian-American woman with US citizenship who has been imprisoned in Egypt since 2014.   Twenty-nine-year-old Aya Hijazi grew up in Alexandria and graduated from George Mason University in 2009. She...