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Pianist Mario Feninger makes rare appearance
Virtuoso pianist Mario Feninger performed Friday, May 17 in a rare Burbank performance, selecting pieces from his extensive repertoire which includes Chopin, Liszt, Mozart and Busoni.
Tue May 21, 2013
Harvesting wheat in Egypt
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi on 15 May said Egypt's production of wheat this year will reach 9.5 million tones, 30% increase of last year.
Wed May 15, 2013
Egypt judges suspend talks with Morsi
Witches flying broomsticks in Swaziland above 150m will be subjected to arrest and a hefty fine of R500 000, civil aviation authorities say, according to a report.
Tue May 14, 2013
Oci N.V. to Proceed with Filing Documentation
Cairo,Egypt / 14 May, 2013 9:00 AM OCI N.V. to Proceed with Filing Documentation to Complete Exchange Offer OCI N.V.'s subsidiary, Orascom Construction Industries , announced today that it has been advised by OCI N.V. of its intention to formally proceed with filing all necessary documentation with the relevant Egyptian authorities to complete the ... (more)
Sat May 11, 2013
Albany Times Union
Mubarak retrial in Egypt to include new evidence
In this Saturday, April 13, 2013 file photo, Egyptian medics and army personnel escort former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, 84, from a helicopter ambulance after it landed at Maadi Military Hospital following a hearing in his retrial in Cairo, Egypt.
Fri May 10, 2013
Egyptian man disguised as woman is harassed
In this undated image made from video released by the producers of "Awel el Kheit" or "the Thread" which airs on the private TV station ONTV, a group of young men harass three girls in Cairo, Egypt, during a segment of an investigative story on sexual harassment.
Wed May 08, 2013
Insurance Journal West
XL Group Expands Political Risk Team in New York
XL appointed Mena Cammett as senior risk analyst and Dane Mahoney as risk analyst.
Tue May 07, 2013
OPINION: The mass exodus of Christians from the Muslim world
May 4, 2013: Pope Tawadros II, the 118th pope of the Coptic Church of Egypt, leads the Easter Mass at St.
The Charlotte Observer
Egypt appoints 9 ministers in limited reshuffle
CAIRO Egypt's state-run news agency says Prime Minister Hesham Kandil named nine new ministers in the second cabinet reshuffle since Islamist President Mohammed Morsi assumed his post in August last year.
Mon May 06, 2013
Morocco: Christian Converts Unsettled by Fatwa Calling for Execution of Those Who Leave Islam
CAIRO, Egypt A Moroccan fatwa calling for the execution of those who leave Islam has left many Christian converts in turmoil.
Thu May 02, 2013
Activist to be tried for insulting Egypt president
This April 1, 2011 photo shows activist Ahmed Douma, left, during a march to Tahrir Square demanding prosecution of members of former President Hosni Mubarak's regime in Cairo, Egypt.
Wed May 01, 2013
All About Jazz
TV/FILM: Documentary: Paul Horn
Don't know much about Paul Horn? The 83-year-old flutist and saxophonist was a pioneer of mystical or New Age jazz in the late 1960s and beyond.
The Charlotte Observer
Islamist preacher arrested in Egypt over slander
CAIRO Egypt's state news agency says a hard-line Islamist preacher has been arrested for slandering a famous actress by accusing her of "practicing prostitution." In December, Abdullah Badr was sentenced to a year in prison and fined for his remarks about Elham Chahine on el-Hafiz TV, which is associated with the ultraconservative Salafi movement.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
ElBaradei: Egypt leader will need opposition help
CAIRO Egypt's leading opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei says he believes the Islamist president will eventually be forced to reach out to opposition.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
The Beaumont Enterprise
Egypt casts wide net for billions to fill coffers
In this Wednesday, April 24, 2013 photo, Egyptian day laborers wait for employers at a street in Cairo, Egypt.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Military rule looking better to Egyptians
Even though the 18 months of military rule between the fall of Mubarak and the elections were terribly unpopular, Morsi's government is worse.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
The ancient burger vans: Archaeologists uncover remains of massive...
A massive catering operation that served up thousands of pounds of meat to feed the builders who made the famous Giza pyramids has been unearthed in Egypt, it emerged today.
U.S. Department of Defense
Media Availability with Secretary Hagel in Cairo, Egypt
SEC. HAGEL: You worked, that's right. Yeah, well, let me open up with a couple of comments, and then we'll go to whatever you want to talk about.