Today in History

...II, the First Battle of El Alamein in Egypt ended in a draw as Allied forces a military hospital outside Cairo, Egypt, at age 60.In 1984, actor James Mason...and armed men clashed with supporters of Egypt's ousted president, Mohammed Morsi...
My Turn: 'Eye for an eye' shows neither strength or courage

...successfully defended itself and the war officially ended with the signing of an armistice with Jordan, Syria, Lebanon and Egypt. It came too late for the 6,400 Israelis and 10,000 Palestinians and Arabs who died in the war. Most of those lives would...
Empire Editorial: Senators promise more foreign workers for Alaska

...encourage permanent immigration, not temporary, seasonal work.We don't care if a worker comes from Cairo, Illinois or Cairo, Egypt - if he or she stays in Alaska, his or her wages stay in the state, too. That means a stronger state economy and better business...
Egypt troops move against one Islamist stronghold

KERDASA, Egypt - Egyptian security forces backed by combat...western outskirts, which are home to some of Egypt's well-known families with a history...control after the coup - Dalga, in southern Egypt.On Thursday, they turned to Kerdasa...
Local youth score in 3v3 World Cup

Argentina, Greece, Hungary and Egypt triumphed over the weekend in the Juneau Soccer Club's 3v3 World...Newman, Aidan Hopson and Brock McCormick won the Juniors Division. Egypt, with players Henry Cheng, Will Hoover, Eli Gregory and Star...
Ahmadenijad entices Egypt into alliance

...President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad tried Thursday to entice Egypt into a new alliance that could reshape the Iran a foothold to spread its influence in Egypt. In turn, Egypt could gain an avenue to influence the fate of Syria...
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Egypt leader in Iran: World must back Syria rebels

...the wrong side of Syria's civil war, Egypt's new president urged the world Thursday...consensus or risk deeper estrangement from Egypt and other regional heavyweights such as...who need to hear it there.""We share Egypt's goal to see an end to the Assad regime...
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Living & Growing: Celebrating Shavuot

...for your generations." (Leviticus 21:15-16, 21) The counting is seen as weeks of anticipation between the exile from Egypt commemorated by Passover and the giving of the Torah seven weeks later signifying the Jewish peoples commitment to G-d.But...
Today In Sports History

...WBC heavyweight title in Detroit.1983 - Patty Sheehan wins the LPGA championship by two strokes over Sandra Haynie.1990 - Egypt, a 500-1 long shot, stuns the Netherlands when Magdi Abdel-Ghani converts a penalty shot with 8 minutes remaining to tie...
A Passover to remember - for Egypt

...emancipation from enslavement in ancient Egypt.This year Passover falls on a day of...significance in the struggle for freedom in modern Egypt - April 6. That date is synonymous with...year's Tahrir revolution that toppled Egypt's most recent pharaoh, Hosni Mubarak...


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