Tuesday, Feb 8, 2011

Wael Ghonim Rises to Hero Status in Egypt

Wael Ghonim Rises to Hero Status in Egypt

A 30-year-old Google exec gets huge cheers Tuesday in Tahrir Square.

Friday, Feb 18, 2011

"Victory March" Protests Test Egypt's Military Rulers

"Victory March" Protests Test Egypt's Military Rulers

A nationwide "victory march" is planned in Egypt to mark the overthrow of Hosni Mubarak's regime, but the scale of the protests could test the military's resolve.

Thursday, Feb 17, 2011

Missing Egyptians Stir Concerns Over Calls for Change

Missing Egyptians Stir Concerns Over Calls for Change

Even though many Egyptians cheered the military taking over for ousted President Hosni Mubarak, human rights groups say the military has played a role in disappearances and torture over the past three weeks.

Monday, Feb 14, 2011

Egyptian Army Delivers Ultimatum to Protesters

Egyptian Army Delivers Ultimatum to Protesters

The Egyptian military told protesters to cease and desist further demonstrations or face being arrested.

Sunday, Feb 13, 2011

Army Takes Control as Egyptians Return to Work

Army Takes Control as Egyptians Return to Work

Egypt's generals are seizing control over the country in the wake of the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak, announcing their intention to ban strikes and crack down on "chaos and disorder."

Friday, Feb 11, 2011

Mideast Braces for Egypt Spillover

Mideast Braces for Egypt Spillover

"Egypt is going to have a big, big impact around the region," says Salman Sheik, director of The Brookings Doha Center in Qatar.

Friday, Feb 11, 2011

Obama Says "Egypt Will Never Be the Same"

Obama Says "Egypt Will Never Be the Same"

President Obama Friday hailed the resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, saying the people of Egypt have spoken; their voices have been heard and Egypt will never be the same.”

Friday, Feb 11, 2011

Can Military Rule Assure Freedom?

Can Military Rule Assure Freedom?

While Egyptian protesters on Friday celebrated the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak, it remained unclear whether the military’s assumption of power will lead to a more democratic system of government...

Saturday, Feb 12, 2011

UCLA Project Keeps Eye on Tweets From Egypt

UCLA Project Keeps Eye on Tweets From Egypt

The project streams Twitter updates and overlays them on a map of Cairo.

Friday, Feb 11, 2011

San Diegans Swept Up in Egypt's Excitement

San Diegans Swept Up in Egypt's Excitement

We may be thousands of miles away from Tahrir Square but you wouldn't know it.

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Dozens Killed in Explosions at Istanbul Airport: PM

Dozens Killed in Explosions at Istanbul Airport: PM

Explosions rocked Turkey's largest airport Tuesday night, killing at least three dozen people and wounding scores more in what appeared to be a coordinated terror attack, officials said.

DUI Suspect Drives for Mile With Body Lodged in Car: PD

DUI Suspect Drives for Mile With Body Lodged in Car: PD

The woman behind the wheel kept driving for a mile with the body lodged in the car before she parked in a cul-de-sac and walked away, police said.

Boyfriend Arrested in Death of Girlfriend Found Shot in Head: PD

Boyfriend Arrested in Death of Girlfriend Found Shot in Head: PD

A San Marcos resident has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in connection with the death of his girlfriend, police announced Tuesday.

San Diego Firehouse Bond Proposal Snags

San Diego Firehouse Bond Proposal Snags

San Diego's hopes of adding more fire stations may wind up blowing away in the winds of politics.

SDSU Issues Safety Notification

SDSU Issues Safety Notification

San Diego State University (SDSU) issued a community safety notification on Sunday after a man was arrested for touching a female student and later released.