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Opera great Frederica von Stade stars in a A Coffin in Egypta

The opera has three performances starting Wednesday, and while it is a local premiere, it has great credentials, including those of the composer, Ricky Ian Gordon, who has a number of acclaimed works to his credit.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Patheos

Resurrection By Another Name: Reflections on Exodus 14-15

Why the Israelites' resurrection story is as important this Easter Sunday as the one about Jesus being raised from the dead.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Egypt clamps hold over mosques to control message

In his weekly sermon, Muslim cleric Ali Abdel-Moati preached to his congregation in a southern Egyptian city about the evils of making hasty judgments.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Patheos

Resurrection By Another Name: Reflections on Exodus 14-15

Why the Israelites' resurrection story is as important this Easter Sunday as the one about Jesus being raised from the dead.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Egypt: El-Sissi in final step to run for president

Egypt's former military chief on Monday took the final formal step to run in next month's presidential election, submitting to the election commission eight times the number of signatures required, his campaign said in a statement.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Patheos

Resurrection By Another Name: Reflections on Exodus 14-15

Why the Israelites' resurrection story is as important this Easter Sunday as the one about Jesus being raised from the dead.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Libyan armed group detains over 50 Egyptian trucks

Officials say militiamen in Libya have detained over 50 Egyptian trucks on the road to the country's east to protest the prosecution of members of their group in Egypt on arms smuggling charges.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Knowledge@Wharton

Nassef Sawiris on Investing in U.S. Shale Gas and the Outlook for Egypt

In the heartland of America, a contingent of Egyptian engineers is working to capitalize on the natural gas opportunity that Nassef Sawiris says is now possible because of the development of domestic shale gas production.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

KTEN-TV Denison

Egypt: Bombings bring escalation in campus wars

Texas is set to execute its first inmate with a new batch of drugs, but the state prison agency remains determined to keep its supplier a secret, citing threats of violence to pharmacies that sell drugs used in... A federal judge on Wednesday halted two executions in Texas, declaring that the state's prison system must disclose to defense attorneys ... (more)

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Click2Houston

Egypt: Deadly blasts at Cairo University

An Egyptian police brigadier general was killed and five others were injured in bombings Wednesday outside Cairo University, the Interior Ministry said.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

Egyptians to elect new president in late May

In this Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 file photo, Egypt's military chief Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi smiles as he speaks to Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during their talks along with Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy and Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu in Moscow, Russia.

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KTRE-TV Lufkin

Animal mummies displayed at California museum

We love our dogs and cats, but the ancient Egyptians REALLY loved their dogs and cats - not to mention their snakes, crocodiles and birds.

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Click2Houston

Egypt to hold presidential election May 26-27

Egypt's presidential elections will take place on May 26 and 27, Egyptian media reported Sunday, citing an announcement by the country's Presidential Elections Commission.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

KSAT-TV San Antonio

Young journalist killed in Cairo clashes

A journalist was among three people killed Friday during clashes between Muslim Brotherhood supporters and Egyptian security forces in eastern Cairo, Egypt's Interior Ministry said.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Egypt: Militant group threatens workers in Sinai

The Virginia truck driver who killed a sailor aboard a Naval destroyer served prison time for manslaughter and drugs, but it was still unclear what led him onto the base earlier this week.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

KXXV-TV Waco

Egypt army chief says he will run for president

CAIRO - Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, the Egyptian military chief who last summer removed the elected Islamist president, announced Wednesday that he will run for president in elections expected next month, putting him on an apparent track to lead a nation beleaguered by ongoing turmoil and violence, a broken political order, a dilapidated economy and ... (more)

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

KTEN-TV Denison

Egypt sentences 529 to death over police attack

Hopes of finding any more survivors from a massive mudslide that killed at least eight people waned as searchers pulled more bodies from the tangled debris field and crews worked through the night into Monday in... Authorities say there are 108 names on the list of people who've been reported missing or unaccounted for in the weekend mudslide in ... (more)

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Egypt sentences 529 Morsi supporters to death

Hopes of finding any more survivors from a massive mudslide that killed at least eight people waned as searchers pulled more bodies from the tangled debris field and crews worked through the night into Monday in... Hopes of finding any more survivors from a massive mudslide that killed at least eight people waned as searchers pulled more bodies ... (more)

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Egypt: Court orders leading activist freed on bail

An Egyptian court on Sunday ordered a prominent activist who has spent nearly four months in jail to be released on bail.

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Thu Mar 20, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

'Irma Vep' fun bit of theatrical absurdity

Nate McKellar and Josh Carpenter rehearse a scene Monday night onstage at Liberty Hall for Actors Prepatory Exchange's upcoming production of The Mystery of Irma Vep.

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