Mubarak ordered back to prison Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been ordered back to prison from military hospital. Mr Mubarak's retrial will open on 11 May, a Cairo appeals court says. More
African growth 'to outpace world' Sub-Saharan Africa's economic growth is set to outpace the global average over the next three years, according to the World Bank. Higher commodities, increasing investment and a general pick-up in the world economy should all boost the continent's growth to more than 5%. More
U.S. soldier convicted in WikiLeaks case granted name change While working as an intelligence analyst in Baghdad in 2010, Manning gave the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks a trove of diplomatic cables and battlefield accounts that included a 2007 gunsight video of a U.S. Apache helicopter firing at suspected ... 04/23/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
‘You lost’ — reporters at State say UNESCO vote isolates U.S. from world opinion (and possibly from intellectual property enforcement) Below is the transcript of the amazing interchange yesterday between State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland and AP’s Matt Lee, among other reporters at the daily briefing. The reporters have had it with the emperor’s new clothes. Matt Lee points ... 11/1/2011 - 9:00 pm | View Link
In a pure coincidence, Gaddafi impeded U.S. oil interests before the war Whatever the answers to those mysteries, no responsible or Serious person, by definition, would suggest that any of this — from today’s Washington Post — has anything to do with it: The relationship between Gaddafi and the U.S. oil industry as a ... 06/11/2011 - 5:28 am | View Link
New clashes reported in Tripoli; U.S. citizens to evacuate SANAA, YEMEN - Heavy gunfire was reported in Tripoli Wednesday, as anti-government demonstrators clashed with loyalists of Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi. The longtime dictator is vowing to "fight until the last drop of my blood" to maintain his 41-year ... 02/22/2011 - 6:02 am | View Link
Bongodaily: SAIF AL- ISLAM GADDAFI CAPTURED Son of Colonel Gaddafi could face a firing squad after the Libyan government yesterday refused to hand him over to the International Criminal Court. 10/25/2014 - 5:35 am | View Website
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Astrology: Muammar al- Gaddafi , date of birth: 1942/06/07 ... Astrology: Muammar al-Gaddafi, born June 7, 1942 in Qasr Abu Hadi, Horoscope, astrological portrait, dominant planets, birth data, heights, and interactive chart ... 10/24/2014 - 6:43 pm | View Website
Libya Our Home : News and Views ليبيا وطننا ... Libya: A major test case for Barack Obama ... EU opens Benghazi office in boost to Libyan rebels ... New alleged al Qaeda tape slams NATO actions ... 10/24/2014 - 7:02 am | View Website
ROME (Reuters) - Demonstrators from across Italy filled the streets of Rome on Saturday to protest against labor market reforms which the government of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has made a cornerstone of its policy.
CEDAR RAPIDS — Catastrophic losses are expected to sharply reduce United Fire Group’s third-quarter operating earnings, potentially resulting in a loss for the period. The Cedar Rapids-based insurer is estimating that third-quarter operating earnings will be in the range of a 3 cents per diluted share loss to a 1 cent per share profit.
IOWA CITY — MidWestOne Financial Group, corporate parent of MidWestOne Bank, posted third-quarter earnings that were essentially the same the third quarter of 2013. The Iowa City bank holding company reported third-quarter net income of $4.9 million for the third quarter, or 59 cents per share, compared with $4.9 million, or 57 cents per share, for the same period last year.
Irwin’s, a men’s apparel retailer in Marion that has operated for 58 years, will begin a going-out-of-business sale Thursday and close Dec. 23. Owner Lee Larson, who has worked at Irwin’s since his high school years, said he is ready to pursue other opportunities after working at the store for almost four decades.“It’s time for something different,” Larson said.