Bomb kills Egypt's top prosecutor as he drives to work

CAIRO - A car bomb killed Egypt's chief prosecutor...parliament speaker Rifaat el-Mahgoub in Cairo, the last assassination of a senior official...Associated Press writer Maamoun Youssef in Cairo and Julie Pace in Washington contributed...
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Militants attack Egyptian troops

...Wednesday, a special forces team raided a Cairo apartment and killed nine fugitive members...Bedouin tribesmen have grown to resent Cairo, turning to smuggling, organized crime...with Egypt and will continue to work with Cairo to address threats to its security.The...
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Secret detentions of activists on rise in Egypt

CAIRO - The knock on the door came just before...agents in May as he left a classroom at a Cairo university, according to student unions...snatched on June 1 from a street in downtown Cairo, along with two male friends. Later, inmates...
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Al-Qaida's No. 2 figure killed in US strike in Yemen

CAIRO - A U.S. airstrike has killed Al-Qaida's No. 2 leader, who commanded its powerful Yemeni affiliate, dealing the global...
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Saudi cables: Money links with media

...attempts to woo Egyptian journalists. In comments published in a Cairo newspaper, Bakri said the claim was baseless.- One cable...Press writers Brian Rohan, Sarah El Deeb and Merrit Kennedy in Cairo and Boubacar Diallo in Conakry, Guinea, contributed to this...
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Against IS, airstrikes may not suffice

...weaponry that the Iraqis have abandoned to the Islamic State fighters.___Perry reported from Cairo. AP writers Jon Gambrell and Hamza Hendawi in Cairo, Zeina Karam in Beirut and Adam Schreck in Dubai contributed to this report.___Dan Perry...
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Protests in Cairo surprise some from Juneau who lived there

The air above Cairo was a thick, pink haze of pollution last...sirocco of change has come to the streets of Cairo now as demonstrators demand President Hosni...former colleagues who were still teaching at Cairo American College and surviving day-to-day...
Cairo is not Tehran

...remake of Iran's Islamic revolution in Cairo. And on the surface, there are certainly...better chance of seeing a benign outcome in Cairo than Carter did in Tehran. Still, no...administration has sent clear messages to Cairo, without any apparent internal divisions...
Union protests are America's Cairo moment

...The frustration and idealism that poured into the streets of Cairo in early February and eventually changed that nation are finding...outside the capitols just like the ones in Tahrir Square in Cairo are saying, "Enough!" Guess history can be made in the Midwest...
Yemen officials: Some ground fighting after cease-fire

...preliminary figures show those airstrikes killed 69 people and wounded more than 100, mostly civilians.___Associated Press writers Maamoun Youssef in Cairo and Abdullah al-Shihri in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, contributed to this report.
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