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North Texas Reaction To Deadly Libyan Protests

UTA Associate Professor Brent Sasley suggests Americans understand that we do not have the influence it once had.


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Opinion: Romney’s Criticism Of Obama’s Foreign Policy Is On Target

As unfortunate as the events are, Romney’s comments about Obama ring true. Prior to the tragic event and even after, President Obama appears to excuse and apologize for the horrendous events that take place in the world – including those against Americans.


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Opinion: Romney’s Comments On Embassy Attacks Show He Isn’t Ready To Be President

There are moments like the tragedy that unfolded in Egypt and Libya that test candidates. The element of surprise often illuminates a candidate’s ability to inspire and to lead.


Michele Bachmann (R-MN) (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Bachmann’s Muslim Brotherhood Concerns In Obama Administration Shouldn’t Be Silenced

Don’t drop last week’s controversial headlines regarding U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann and four other GOP House members who said that President Barack Obama’s administration has connections to the Muslim Brotherhood so fast.


Egyptians celebrate in Cairo’s Tahrir Square (Photo credit: KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: President Obama Supports Egypt’s President-elect Mohammed Morsi

President Barack Obama called Mohammed Morsi, Egypt’s president-elect, to congratulate him on winning the historic democratic election.


Egyptian women, who are members of the Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party (FJP), attend the newly elected parliament's first session in Cairo on January 23, 2012. (credit: Khaled Elfiqi/AFP/Getty Images)

Egyptian Women Participate In Bush Fellowship

Former President George W. Bush’s policy institute has launched a fellowship program designed to help women in the Middle East hone their leadership skills as they build a network of support.


MEDITERRANEAN SEA - MARCH 19:  In this handout image provided by the U.S. Navy, seen through night-vision lenses aboard amphibious transport dock the USS Ponce, the USS Barry fires Tomahawk cruise missiles in support of Operation Odyssey Dawn March 19, 2011 in the Mediterranean Sea.  This was one of approximately 110 cruise missiles fired from U.S. and British ships and submarines targeting about 20 radar and anti-aircraft sites along Libya's Mediterranean coast.   (Photo by Nathanael Miller/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Saginaw Family Concerned About Loved Ones In Libya

As the political unrest heightens in Lybia, one Saginaw family is growing anxious, knowing their loved ones are caught in the middle of a civil war. Now, they wait, desperately trying to get in touch with them.


Protestors rallied in Downtown Dallas for Libya and Iran on Feb. 20, 2011.

Protests Held In Downtown Dallas For Freedom In Libya, Iran

They’re thousands of miles from Libya, but dozens of people at two demonstrations in Downtown Dallas Sunday said they feel they can make a difference.


Hundreds met in Downtown Dallas on Jan. 30 to support protestors in Egypt.

North Texans Celebrate Egypt In Downtown Dallas

In downtown Dallas, dozens of North Texans gathered to sing the Egyptian national anthem, hold signs and cheer.


Hundreds met in Downtown Dallas on Jan. 30 to support protestors in Egypt.

Egyptian Celebrations Planned In Downtown Dallas, Frisco

From Cairo to Frisco, celebrations over Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak stepping down are loud and global.


Egyptian and Arlington resident Said Elsamra calls relatives in Egypt shortly after Pres. Hosni Mubarak stepped down as president on Feb. 11, 2011. (Stephanie Lucero/CBS 11 News)

North Texas Egyptians Celebrate Mubarak Stepping Down

Egyptian Mona Elsamra came home for lunch Friday just so she could watch television and celebrate with her family in Arlington.


Egyptian demonstrators demanding the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak carry the body of a dead comrade wrapped in the Egyptian flag as they march past army tanks deployed in Cairo on January 29, 2011. (KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Mansfield Woman Returns From Egypt With Story To Tell

A North Texas woman visiting her son in Cairo when violence erupted is home now, safe in North Texas. 70-year-old Geraldine White returned to Mansfield with a story to tell.