CAIRO (AFP) - Almost three years after an uprising fuelled by the old regime's venality, Egypt's cash-strapped Islamist government is making amends with businessmen who offer to pay their way back into the fold.
MOUNT VERNON, Washington (AP) - The Washington State Patrol says a highway bridge over a river has collapsed, dumping vehicles and people into the water.
LONDON - Britain's newspapers on Friday paid tribute to the soldier brutally murdered in a suspected Islamist attack in London and demanded that the preacher suspected of radicalising suspect Michael Adebolajo be jailed.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is lifting his self-imposed ban on transferring Guantanamo Bay detainees to Yemen, a step toward his goal of closing the US military-run prison that he said "has become a symbol around the world for an America that flouts the rule of law."
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - A US jury failed on Thursday to agree on whether to sentence Jodi Arias to death for the grisly killing of her boyfriend in 2008, after a trial which has gripped America.