Arab Spring

Nobel chairman: peace prize signal on Arab Spring

The chairman of the Nobel Peace Prize committee says that the award should be seen as a signal that both women and Islam have important roles to play in the Arab... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2011


EU, Arab Spring favorites for Nobel Peace Prize

Arab Spring or European Union? Speculation ahead of the Nobel Peace Prize announcement on Friday is split after cryptic comments by the award committee's chairman. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2011


'Occupy Wall Street' won't bring solutions

On Feb. 23, 1933, the Salt Lake County sheriff's office held a foreclosure sale on six houses and one farm, and quickly had a riot on its hands. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2011


Yemeni jet bombs army post, killing 30 soldiers

A government warplane bombed an army position in southern Yemen, killing at least 30 soldiers involved in months of intense battles against al-Qaida members, officials... Read more »

Oct. 2, 2011


Iran assails two-state solution for Palestinians

Iran's supreme leader assailed a two state solution for Israel and the Palestinians on Saturday, saying the Palestinian bid for statehood at the United Nations is... Read more »

Oct. 1, 2011


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