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Libya Fighters Seal Off Gaddafi Hometown

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 12.01.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Two children and their parents were killed by machine-gun fire Saturday while trying to flee Moammar Gadhafi's hometown along w...

Gaddafi Son On Interpol's Most Wanted List

AP | ANGELA CHARLTON and RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 11.29.2011 | World

PARIS — Interpol placed another of ousted Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's sons on the equivalent of its most-wanted list on Thursday, placing pr...

Is Gaddafi Camped Out In The Southern Desert?

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 11.28.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Libya's new rulers believe Moammar Gadhafi may be hiding in the southern desert under the protection of ethnic Tuareg fighters,...

NATO: 200,000 Libyans Still Threatened By Gaddafi Loyalists

AP | RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 11.27.2011 | World

SABHA, Libya — Libya's transitional government delivered 20 million dinars ($16 million) Tuesday to this remote southern city beset by fighters ...

NATO Strikes Sirte

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 11.26.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Libya's transitional justice minister said Monday that he has approved a measure to abolish the country's state security prosec...

Enormous Libyan Mass Grave Uncovered

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 11.25.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Gunmen loyal to Moammar Gadhafi have crossed the Libyan border from Algeria and attacked revolutionary forces in a town near th...

Tired Of Chaos, Libyan Fighters Quit Key Front

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.24.2011 | World

WADI DINAR, Libya — Many revolutionary fighters are abandoning one of the main fronts in the battle to rout Moammar Gadhafi's loyalists, saying ...

Revolutionary Forces Push Into Gaddafi's Hometown

AP | BEN HUBBARD and HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.24.2011 | World

SIRTE, Libya — With NATO jets roaring overhead, revolutionary forces fought their way into Moammar Gadhafi's hometown Saturday in the first sign...

Libyan Revolutionaries Plan New Assault On Bani Walid

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.23.2011 | World

By HADEEL AL-SHALCHI, Associated Press TRIPOLI, Libya -- Moammar Gadhafi's firebrand daughter said in an audio recording broadcast Friday that her ...

Libya's New Leaders Face Opposition

Rob Crilly | Posted 11.21.2011 | World
Rob Crilly

Gaddafi was stealing from the country. Now the country expects his glittering millions back.

NATO Mission In Libya Will Continue 90 More Days

AP | DON MELVIN | Posted 11.21.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — NATO's decision-making body granted approval Wednesday for the military alliance to continue its mission over Libya for another 90 da...

New Libya Will Work For Peace, Says Head Of Transitional Government

AP | By TAREK EL-TABLAWY | Posted 11.20.2011 | World

UNITED NATIONS -- The new Libya will join the international community as a nation committed to peace, security, and democracy, the head of the transit...

Gaddafi Calls Revolutionary Takeover A Charade

AP | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 11.20.2011 | World

By RYAN LUCAS, Associated Press SIRTE, Libya -- Families in pickup trucks stacked with mattresses and jugs of water fled Moammar Gadhafi's hometown...

Gaddafi Forces Stall Libyan Fighters' Advance

AP | KIM GAMEL and RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI | Posted 11.19.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Facing little resistance, revolutionary fighters captured the airport and other parts of a southern desert city that is one of ...

Libyan Fighters Block Pro-Gaddafi Loyalists' Attack, Push Toward Bani Walid

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.18.2011 | World

WADI DINAR, Libya — The rockets and mortars rained down on the position where the revolutionaries had retreated on the outskirts of the mountain...

Libyan Children Start School Year Without Gaddafi

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 11.17.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Boys and girls chanted slogans against Moammar Gadhafi and teachers hanged an effigy of the fugitive leader Saturday as many Li...

Libyan Rebels Battle For Sirte

AP | RYAN LUCAS and HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.17.2011 | World

SIRTE, Libya — Revolutionary fighters struggled to make gains in an assault into Gadhafi's hometown Saturday with bloody street-by-street battle...

In Libya, Building A New State From Scratch

AP | By BEN HUBBARD and RYAN LUCAS | Posted 11.15.2011 | World

By BEN HUBBARD and RYAN LUCAS, The Associated Press TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- In the turmoil since Moammar Gadhafi's fall, Fathi Sherif got a new job:...

'Radio Libya' Brings Voice Of Freedom To Libyan People

Posted 11.12.2011 | Arts

The changes resulting from recent fall of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi have brought music to Libyans’ ears. Libyans previously could only listen ...

Libyan Woman Spy Leads NATO To Gaddafi Targets

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.13.2011 | World

Codename: Nomidia. Occupation: Spy. In an exclusive interview with Reuters, a 24-year-old Libyan female engineer recounts how she led NATO forces ...

NATO Warplanes Bomb Gaddafi Stronghold

AP | RYAN LUCAS and HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.13.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — NATO warplanes pounded targets in a number of strongholds of support for fugitive dictator Moammar Gadhafi, the alliance said T...

Amnesty: Libyan Rebels May Be Guilty Of War Crimes

Posted 11.13.2011 | World

By Don Melvin -- The Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) -- Rebels fighting to topple Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi committed unlawful killings and tort...

Libyan Fighters Still Face Stiff Battle for Gaddafi Home Town

Rob Crilly | Posted 11.12.2011 | World
Rob Crilly

What if Gaddafi has chosen his hometown to make a last stand?

Gaddafi Son Reportedly En Route To Niger's Capital

AP | RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 11.12.2011 | World

NIAMEY, Niger — Moammar Gadhafi's playboy son, known for his love of fast cars, soccer and excessive partying, slipped into Niger over the weeke...

The Man Behind The Dictator

Toluca Lake, CA Patch | Posted 11.12.2011 | World

Gaddafi was only 27 years old when he overthrew the monarchy of Libya, and my father knew him back when he was just a young officer in the Libyan Air ...