| Sep 29, 2011
| 4:33 PM
By William E. Gibson, Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Florida Senator Marco Rubio and three Republican colleagues landed in Libya Thursday morning to meet with rebel leaders who are governing the war-torn county after forcing Moammar Gadhafi from...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 7:27 PM
(Reuters) - Rebel fighters streamed into Tripoli as Muammar Gaddafi's forces collapsed and crowds took to the streets to celebrate, tearing down posters of the Libyan leader.
A convoy of rebels entered a western neighborhood of the city, firing their...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 7:15 PM
The Libyan convicted in the 1988 bombing of a U.S.-bound airliner over Lockerbie, Scotland, has been found in Tripoli and appears “at death's door,” CNN reported Sunday.
CNN correspondent Nic Robertson said he found Abdel Baset al-Megrahi...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 6:19 PM
Barack Obama entered the White House as a reluctant warrior, a dovish Democrat who espoused his principles at a 2002 antiwar rally: "What I am opposed to is
a dumb war. What I am opposed to is a rash war.
A war based not on reason, but on passion."...
| May 27, 2011
| 6:13 PM
As the nation prepares to honor its veterans Monday, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) wants the military to look out for today’s combat troops by monitoring nearly 80 large burn pits near U.S. bases in Afghanistan and Iraq.
On Wednesday, the House of...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 11:28 AM
SIRTE, Libya -- Muammar Gaddafi made his final dash for freedom shortly before dawn prayers. Libya's leader, a few dozen loyal bodyguards and the head of his now non-existent army Abu Bakr Younis Jabr, broke out of the two-month siege of his hometown...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 5:36 AM
SIRTE, LIBYA -- Libyan television reports Moammar Gadhafi was captured and possibly killed in his hometown of Sirte, Libya.
This news comes from the National Transitional Council.
Reports of Gadhafi's capture have not been confirmed by the U.S....
| Oct 20, 2011
| 5:33 AM
Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi died of wounds suffered on Thursday as fighters battling to complete an eight-month-old uprising against his rule overran his hometown Sirte, Libya's interim rulers said.
His killing, which came swiftly after his...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:29 AM
Rep. Peter King confirmed the death of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to PIX11 News Thursday.
"All we can determine is Muammar Gaddafi is dead. He was killed," Rep. King, who is chairman of Homeland Security Council, told PIX11 News.
"It's a great...
| Oct 24, 2011
The death of Moammar Gadhafi is not the game-changer many would like it to be. His regime was already a thing of the past. For Libya's transitional government, the challenges today are just as daunting as they were last week.
To be sure, Gadhafi's death...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 3:10 PM
Muammar Ghaddafi’s body was buried alongside one of his sons and a former aid in a secret location deep in the desert.
Two-members of Libya’s National Transitional Council were sworn not to divulge the location. That’s reassuring...