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News on Egypt continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

24 min ago | Al Bawaba

Egypt must reform its media

Western analysts tend to address the Egyptian ongoing crisis with a myopic perspective.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Terrorism

3 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

Egypt gunmen kill police captain near Cairo

John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Science / Technology, Space, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Landslide

4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Egyptian Interior Ministry says gunmen kill intelligence officer and policeman

Egypt's Interior Ministry says gunmen have killed a captain from the intelligence services and a policeman on a desert road outside Cairo.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Egypt, always yesterday and today

This has been a very informative and interesting trip. The treasures of the Egyptian Museum certainly are treasures.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Travel, Egypt Travel, Middle East Travel

Sat Apr 19, 2014

American Thinker

Say Goodbye to Egypt

In 2011, the clerical intellects in Egypt proposed that the pyramids be destroyed because they were idolatrous reminders of Egypt's pre-Islamic past.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Agriculture, Science, Hosni Mubarak, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, Muslim Brotherhood

Fox News

Rate of Christian girls abducted and attacked by extremists on the rise in Egypt

Young Christian women are facing a greater risk of being kidnapped by extremists, tortured, and even forced to convert to Islam since the Arab Spring ended in 2011.

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Examiner.com

Tutankhamun's freedom of religion

Most ancient Egyptians worshiped a sun god named Amun . Sometimes they worshiped Amun as a human, sometimes as an animal , and sometimes as a human with an animal head.

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KRAV-FM Tulsa

Egypt's TV satirist off air until after elections

In this Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 file photo, Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef poses during an interview with The Associated Press in Cairo, Egypt.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Indian Express

Weakness and violence in Cairo

The Arab state is therefore often violent because it is weak." This line from Over-Stating the Arab State by the Egyptian scholar Nazih Ayubi perfectly illustrates the situation in Egypt today.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Morsi, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, Opinion

Globe and Mail

Baird raises jailed Canadian journalist's case in Egypt

Al Jazeera English bureau chief Mohamed Fahmy, left, producer Baher Mohamed, second left, and correspondent Peter Greste, center, stands inside defendants' cage with others in Egyptian courtroom.

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Examiner.com

Tracy L. Higley Challenges Readers to Live their Calling

Sometimes the loudest voices in our lives are the ones we need to silence the most.

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Greenwich Citizen

In Egypt, a corruption watchdog hit by backlash

In this Tuesday, April 16, 2014 photo, Hesham Genena, the head of Egypt's oversight body, holds documents at his office in Cairo, Egypt.

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Xinhuanet

Egypt's Copts attend mass during Holy Week

Egyptian Coptic women attend a mass on Holy Thursday at a church in Cairo, Egypt, on April 17, 2014.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

Northwestern University and a group trying to unionize college athletes are trading accusations as the National Labor Relations Board considers the school's appeal of a federal ruling that scholarship athletes... Northwestern University and a group trying to unionize college athletes are trading accusations as the National Labor Relations Board ... (more)

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The Daily Star

How Hepatitis C can help Egypt's regime

A friend who is an epidemiologist called the other day: "Hey Maria, did you know you're living in the middle of an epidemic?" he asked.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Hepatitis, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Nursing, Opinion

Fox News

Rate of Christian girls attacked on rise in Egypt

August 18, 2013:Christians attend Sunday service in the Basilica of our Lady of Fatima in Cairo .

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The Block Island Times

Egypt: Ancient, Beautiful and Complicated

Last June, my friend Judy Schrafft, who is a member of the Explorer's Club and dives all over the world, was reading an archaeological magazine in my kitchen and fell across an ad for a trip to Egypt that included a fair amount of time with Dr. Zahi Hawass, Egypt's ex-minister of antiquities and the maker of many television documentaries.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Sudan Travel, Africa Travel, Middle East Travel, Travel, Egypt, Sudan Travel, Egypt Travel, Anthropology, Archaeology, Science, Aspen, CO,

Patch.com

Lukancic Drama Club Invites Audience to Solve a Murder

By Sam Koeppl, Alexis Mackowiak, and Jessica Wisniewski Again and again, a killer strikes.

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Softpedia

Islamic Prayer Times 1.0

Islamic Prayer Times is particularly useful for Muslims who are living abroad and cannot hear the traditional call-to-prayers.

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Examiner.com

The Women Important to Jesus' Ministry

A papyrus first discovered in 2012 made the news again last week when the text was authenticated.

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