Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 8, the 281st day of 2013. There are 84 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 8, 1871, the Grea…

Syrian army reopens key road to Aleppo

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have reopened a key road leading to the embattled northern city of Aleppo after heavy fighting with r…

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Oct. 19, the 292nd day of 2013. There are 73 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 19, 1987, the s…

Today in History

Today is Sunday, Oct. 6, the 279th day of 2013. There are 86 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 6, 1927, the era o…

Agreement ends shelling of Syrian village

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria’s government has raised the price of gasoline and transportation in its latest wartime austerity move, a step l…

Arab world searches for democratic future

CAIRO (AP) — “For too long, many nations, including my own, tolerated, even excused, oppression in the Middle East in the name of stability……

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Oct. 5, the 278th day of 2013. There are 87 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 5, 1921, the Wor…