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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.


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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.


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Egyptian President-Elect Has Ties To USC, CSUN

Mohammed Morsi calls Southern California home to at least some of his academic roots.

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Egypt Soccer Fans Rush Field After Game, 74 Dead

At least 74 people were killed and 248 injured after soccer fans rushed the field in the seaside city of Port Said Wednesday following an upset victory by the home team over Egypt’s top club, setting off clashes and a stampede as riot police largely failed to intervene.


Egyptian Christian Coptics protest outside the al-Abasseya Cathedral in Cairo on Jan. 2, following the car bomb attack on a church in Alexandria in which 21 people, mostly Coptic worshippers, were killed. (credit: KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Hundreds Protest Violence Against Coptic Christians In Egypt

Several hundred Coptic Christians outraged over the murders of Copts in Egypt and the burning of churches by Islamist fanatics protested in front of the Federal Building in Westwood Sunday.


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Money 101: Mideast Financial Impact

The Middle East is in turmoil — so what does it mean for you here in Los Angeles?



CBS News’ Lara Logan Assaulted During Egypt Protests

CBS News Chief Foreign Correspondent separated from her crew and brutally assaulted on day Mubarak stepped down.


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Money 101: Financial Fallout From Egypt

Ken Winans looks at the impact Egypt and other foreign political developments could have on U.S. markets.


Ahmed Zewail, Egypt-born US 1999 Nobel Chemistry laureate attends on press conference October 8, 2009 before the Nobel Laureates Seminar in Vienna. A series of annual seminars featuring Nobel Laureates takes place each year with a different thematic focus. (credit: SAMUEL KUBANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Caltech Professor May Become Egypt’s Next Leader

A Caltech professor and Southern California resident arrived in Cairo and Sunday publicly called for President Hosni Mubarak to quit.

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Cheney Urges Caution In Egypt

Former Vice President Dick Cheney on Saturday called Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak a good friend and U.S. ally, and he urged the Obama administration to move cautiously as turmoil continued to shake that nation’s government.

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Is Egypt-Style Internet Shutdown Coming To US?

After seeing the developments in Egypt, many are asking if the White House has the ability — and the power — to do such a thing here in the States.


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LA Egyptians Call For Mubarak To Step Down

Egyptians here in the Southland say they’ll keep demonstrating until there’s a regime change in their home country.

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Oil Rises To Near $90 Per Barrel Amid Egypt Strife

Oil prices moved up to near $90 a barrel Monday as anti-government protests continued to rock Egypt and threatened to spread unrest across the oil-rich Middle East.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/31/2011