By SUZANNE GAMBOAAssociated Press Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Next week, the nation's first black president, a living symbol of the racial progress Martin Luther King Jr. dreamed about, will stand near the spot where King stood 50 years ago and say where he believes this nation should be headed.
By JULIE PACEAP White House Correspondent
WASHINGTON (AP) - For the Obama administration, there's a new wrinkle that could further complicate ties with post-coup Egypt: the possible release of the country's jailed former leader, Hosni Mubarak.
For nearly three decades, the U.S. propped up
By LORI HINNANTAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - Full employment, plenty of cheap housing, a new Industrial Revolution and Police 3.0. Those are the French government's predictions for the year 2025.
Leaders in the Socialist administration, who are under criticism for the struggling economy and
By HAMZA HENDAWIAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - A court ruling Monday raised the possibility of jailed ex-president Hosni Mubarak walking free soon, a move that would fuel the unrest roiling the country after the autocratic leader's successor was removed in a military coup.
By TOM KRISHERAP Business Writer
DETROIT (AP) - A number of international companies have suspended operations in Egypt as three days of violent street battles make the streets of Cairo unsafe.
General Motors Co., Electrolux AB, Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Heineken N.V., Toyota Motor Corp., Suzuki Motor
By NICHOLAS PAPHITISAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greek youths clashed with riot police in Athens on Friday as they protested the death of a teenage trolley passenger during a ticket inspection, a death that anti-austerity groups have blamed on the government's harsh economic policies
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The name Brady that adorns a popular downtown street in Tulsa will remain the same but instead of honoring the city's founder and businessman who was in the Ku Klux Klan it will now celebrate a Civil War photographer who had the same name.
The change to remove Wyatt Tate
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The Tulsa City Council approved a plan Thursday to change who is being honored by popular downtown's street name, stripping the laurel from a city founder and businessman who was in the Ku Klux Klan.
The proposal approved by a 7-1 vote will remove Wyatt Tate Brady as the
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
1. IN EGYPT, BLOODIEST DAY SINCE START OF ARAB SPRING
A crackdown by riot police in Cairo on Muslim Brotherhood protest sites leads to hundreds of deaths.
By MAGGIE MICHAEL and JILL LAWLESSAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Three journalists, including a cameraman for British broadcaster Sky News and a Dubai-based newspaper reporter, were killed and several were injured in the violence that erupted in Egypt on Wednesday.
Media watchdogs urged Egypt to