Hosni Mubarak

Flares are thrown in the stadium during

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.


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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/06/2011

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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.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/31/2011