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TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Libyan rebels claimed to be in control of most of the Libyan capital on Monday after their lightning advance on Tripoli heralded the fall of Moammar Gadhafi's nearly 42-year regime. Scattered battles erupted, and the mercurial...
Associated PressSIRTE, Libya (AP) - Libyan transitional government officials said Moammar Gadhafi was captured and possibly killed when revolutionary forces overwhelmed the ousted leader's hometown, Sirte, the last major bastion of resistance two months after his...
BEIRUT -- Renewed clashes were reported Monday in the strategic Syrian city of Qusair, where government forces pressed an offensive aimed at chasing rebels from the supply and logistics hub. There were conflicting accounts from the government and the...
Blue Mountain Vineyards in New Tripoli is taking part in the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail in Bloom on from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, May 18 and noon-5 p.m. Sunday, May 19. The event celebrates the buds breaking on the vines and the importance of the quality...
Tags: New Tripoli, Wines
WASHINGTON -- They summoned a whistle-blower to Capitol Hill, but instead they got a virtuoso storyteller. Gregory Hicks, the No. 2 U.S. diplomat in Libya the night Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans were killed, was to be the star...
WASHINGTON — Minutes after Greg Hicks learned that the perimeter of the U.S. mission in Benghazi had been breached by men with guns, he punched a cellphone number to reach Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, his immediate boss, who was at the scene....
WASHINGTON — The latest chapter in the political battle over the killing of four Americans in Libya is unfolding this week, with Republicans pointing to the testimony of a State Department official as evidence that the U.S. military could have...
•Name: Brynn Easterday •Age: 8 •Hometown: New Tripoli •Grandma's name: Helene Easterday •Where from: New Tripoli •What you call her: Nanny or Nana •What she calls you: Brynn •What makes her special?...
Residents living near the embassy compound, in the capital's Hay Andalus area, said they heard two blasts early in the morning around 7:00 a.m. "We think it was a booby trapped car," a French embassy official told Reuters. "There was a lot of damage and...
Tags: Emergency Incidents, Libya, Benghazi, Explosions
Here is a point-by-point response to Mr. Zachary's Slayback's most recent letter to the editor. First, libertarians are an ill-defined bunch, ranging much more widely over the political and cultural spectrum than do conservatives. One familial stripe...
ZINTAN, Libya — The prized scion of Moammar Kadafi is a prisoner of tribesmen in these mountains of scrub and ocher rock. The rebels who captured him after the 2011 civil war that toppled his father have refused to turn him over to the central...
BEIRUT — When Mazen El Sayed, a.k.a. El Rass, picks up a microphone, his provocative phrasings may lock in on any number of targets: Islamic clerics, the West, Arab regimes, social inequities. "We are all made from the same steel," the Lebanese hip-...
Tags: Poetry, Arab Spring, Entertainment, Religion and Belief, Islam
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