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  • Massive IS car bomb hits Cairo security building, wounds 29 story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-20-15 8:56 am

    CAIRO - A massive car bomb claimed by Islamic State militants ripped into a national security building in a residential neighborhood in Cairo early Thursday, wounding at least 29 people and blowing the facades off nearby buildings.

  • Deadline passes for Croat held by IS militants in Egypt story has photos
    Updated: Aug-07-15 4:14 pm

    CAIRO - Police searches and diplomatic efforts intensified over the fate of a Croatian hostage held in Egypt by Islamic State extremists, who threatened to kill him Friday if the government did not release imprisoned Islamist women.

  • Egypt unveils Suez Canal extension with pomp-filled ceremony story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-06-15 5:22 pm

    ISMAILIA, Egypt - In a defining moment of his young presidency, Egypt's Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi presided Thursday over the unveiling of a major extension of the Suez Canal that he hailed as a historic feat needed to revive the country's ailing economy after years of unrest.