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CAIRO, Egypt - Massive boulders crashed down on a shantytown on the outskirts of Cairo Saturday, killing at least 24 people and burying many more under tons of rubble, Egyptian authorities said.
Egyptians search for victims at site where a massive rock slide buried many dwellings at an Egyptian shanty town south of the capital Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2008. The massive boulders smashed down onto the shantytown killing at least 18 people and injured 22.
President Barack Obama tours the Sphinx and pyramids outside Cairo. June 4, 2009.
CAIRO -- Quoting from the Quran for emphasis, President Barack Obama called for a "new beginning between the United States and Muslims" Thursday
Arizona Diamondbacks\' Justin Upton crashes into the right field fence as he is unable to catch St. Louis Cardinals\' Miguel Cairo triple in the third inning Sunday in Phoenix.
Naguib Mahfouz, Egyptian novelist and Nobel laureate in 1988, is seen in this Dec. 8, 2004 file photo, in Cairo, Egypt.
Dr. Mohamed Gaballa, senior scientist at Banner Sun Health Research, discusses the uprising in Egypt and what it may mean to the region. Gaballa is a native Egyptian, and his family still lives in the country. Below, students continue to protest in Cairo today.
CAIRO -- Iran on Wednesday announced that the first trials of postelection protesters will begin this weekend, as anger grew even among some government supporters over abuse of those detained in the more than 6-week-old crackdown.
CAIRO -- The Revolutionary Guard tightened its already powerful hold over Iran during the post-election turmoil, raising alarm among some Iranians that it is transforming the Islamic Republic into a military state.
CAIRO -- Arab health ministers decided to ban children, the elderly and those with chronic medical conditions from attending the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia this year in effort to slow the spread of swine flu.
CAIRO — Overwhelmed by police and left with limited alternatives, Iranian demonstrators resorted Tuesday to more subtle ways of challenging the outcome of the presidential election: holding up posters, shouting from rooftops and turning on car headlights.
CAIRO -- Protesters and riot police clashed in the streets around Iran's parliament Wednesday as hundreds of people converged on a Tehran square in defiance of government orders to halt demonstrations demanding a new presidential election, witnesses said.
CAIRO - How do you count almost 40 million handwritten paper ballots in a matter of hours and declare a winner? That's a key question in Iran's disputed presidential election.
U.S. President Barack Obama, center, tours the Sultan Hassan Mosque along with Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, behind center, in Cairo, Egypt, June 4, 2009. At left is Iman Abdel Fateh and right is Dr. Zahi Hawass.
Egyptians who each sold a kidney for U.S. dlrs 2,300 each, Abdel-Rahman Abdel-Aziz displays a long scar as his wife, Asmaa, looks on at their home at Cairo's outskirts, in the sprawling Muqattam district March 8, 2009.
An archaeology worker cleans hieroglyphic details on a white limestone casing at the site of a newly-discovered pyramid at Saqqara near Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2008.
CAIRO, Egypt - One al-Qaida's top commanders in Afghanistan, Abu Laith al-Libi was killed in Afghanistan, a Web site used by militant groups said Thursday.
CAIRO, Egypt - The U.S. Navy said Friday that one of its ships fired warning shots at a small Iranian boat in the Strait of Hormuz in December during one of two serious encounters that month.
CAIRO, Egypt - Al-Qaida chief Osama bin Laden called on Pakistanis to rebel against President Gen. Pervez Musharraf in a new recording released Thursday, saying his military's siege of a militant mosque stronghold makes him an infidel.
CAIRO, Egypt - Osama bin Laden urged sympathizers to join the "caravan" of martyrs as he praised one of the Sept. 11 suicide hijackers in a new video that emerged Tuesday to mark the sixth anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon.
CAIRO, Egypt - Terror mastermind Osama bin Laden plans a new video addressing the American people regarding the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, terror monitoring groups said Thursday.
Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Chris Snyder, right, tags out New York Yankees\' Miguel Cairo at home plate for the second out of a double play after Bobby Abreu lined out in the sixth inning in their interleague baseball game at Yankee Stadium in Ne