- Gulf Air says Manila-Manama flight hits severe turbulence Updated: May-27-16 8:16 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Bahrain's state carrier Gulf Air says severe turbulence on a flight from Manila to Manama caused some crew and passengers to suffer minor injuries.
- Moody's downgrades Saudi Arabia on lower oil prices Updated: May-14-16 11:08 pm
NEW YORK - Saudi Arabia's credit rating has been downgraded by Moody's because of the long and deep slump in oil prices.
- Navy officer fired over Iran's detention of 10 sailors Updated: May-12-16 6:26 pm
WASHINGTON - The Navy has fired the commander of the 10 American sailors who wandered into Iranian territorial waters in the Persian Gulf and were captured and held by Iran for about 15 hours.
- Bahrain says it will release prominent female activist Updated: May-09-16 2:24 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Bahrain's Foreign Ministry said Monday that a prominent female activist will be released after spending nearly two months in prison.