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Lawmakers raise concerns about Olympics

January 21, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) -Members of Congress ex- pressed serious concerns Sun- day about the safety of Ameri- cans at next month’s Winter Olympics in Russia and said Moscow needs to cooperate more on security. Suicide bombings last month in the southern Russian city of Volgograd, about 400 miles (640 kilomete...

Bloodshed plagues Egyptian citizens

August 26, 2013

Photo Courtesy of Mohamed Saeed On June 30, hundreds of thousands of Egyptians took to the streets to demand the ousting of the democratically elected President Mohamed Morsi. Middle-class Egyptians had grown frustrated over the government’s failed effort to solve Egypt’s impending...