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  • Johns Hopkins patients move into new $1.1 billion facility

    Johns Hopkins patients move into new $1.1 billion facility
    At the ding of a cowbell Sunday, staffers in a command center at the Johns Hopkins Hospital began clapping and yelling out victory cheers. Another department had begun to transfer patients as part of a massive move from Hopkins' aging hospital building...
  • Bloomberg joins Johns Hopkins in dedicating new hospital

    Bloomberg joins Johns Hopkins in dedicating new hospital
    Michael Bloomberg's first donation to Johns Hopkins was $5, which he gave the year after he graduated in 1964 from the university with an engineering degree. The New York mayor now ranks as Hopkins' largest contributor, and possibly the largest donor...
  • T M Fred Texas is first Arabian horse winner at Preakness

    T M Fred Texas is first Arabian horse winner at Preakness
    The jockey had raced an Arabian horse only once before and had never met the trainer before. The trainer, a former jockey himself, has never actually mounted an Arabian. The owner is an 18-year-old Shiek who, according to the trainer, knows very...
  • For a Muslim American in the Middle East, a new kind of prejudice

    As a Muslim from the United States traveling to study in the Middle East, I assumed this would be the end to discrimination and prejudice toward me for being a Muslim, but I soon discovered otherwise. Even in a Muslim country, there were ways in which I...
  • Parents Arrested After Trying to Hide Baby in Carry-on Bag

    Parents Arrested After Trying to Hide Baby in Carry-on Bag
    An Egyptian couple has been charged with putting their child at risk and attempted smuggling after security officers at an airport in the United Arab Emirates found their 5-month-old boy hidden in a small handbag. Police said the baby was discovered by...
  • Parents charged after x-ray reveals baby hidden in carry-on luggage

    Parents charged after x-ray reveals baby hidden in carry-on luggage
    An Egyptian couple has been charged with putting their child at risk and attempted smuggling after security officers at an airport in the United Arab Emiratesfound their 5-month-old boy hidden in a small handbag. Police said the baby was discovered by an...
  • Travel info on world cruises

    Here is some information from Cruise Lines International Assn. members that offer world or "grand cruises." A few lines based in other countries also offer similar voyages. Most 2012 world cruises started in January, but there may be availability on...
  • USS Lincoln is first carrier to enter Strait of Hormuz since Iran threat

    USS Lincoln is first carrier to enter Strait of Hormuz since Iran threat
    Flanked by British and French ships, the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier moved through the Strait of Hormuz without incident Sunday despite recent threats from Iran. The U.S. Naval Forces Central Command said in a statement that the Lincoln...
  • Abu Dhabi's fortune favors the bold

    Abu Dhabi's fortune favors the bold
    The longstanding sibling rivalry between the two biggest members of the United Arab Emirates, always complex, has taken a remarkable turn in recent months. For years, as its neighbor on the Persian Gulf, Dubai, engaged in a frenzy of construction and...
  • Foreign workers for U.S. are casualties twice over

    Foreign workers for U.S. are casualties twice over
    Rey Torres dreamed of a better life for his wife and five children when he left a neighborhood of wooden shacks and burning trash piles to drive a bus on a U.S. military base near Baghdad. He hoped to send his children to college and build a new home...
  • Bush criticizes Iran in pro-democracy speech

    Bush criticizes Iran in pro-democracy speech
    President Bush on Sunday called Iran "the world's leading state sponsor of terror" and sought to shore up opposition to the government in Tehran throughout the Middle East. But even as he criticized Iranian leaders, saying they were seeking to repress...