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Joshua Hersh

Battle For Libya Consulate Raged For 4 Hours

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 09.13.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The battle over the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, where four American diplomats lost their lives Tuesday night, lasted for approxim...

New Details Emerge In Attack That Killed U.S. Ambassador

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

By Andrew Quinn and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Security personnel were separated from the U.S. ambas...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama: Romney Tends 'To Shoot First And Aim Later'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama responded to Mitt Romney's charge that the White House mishandled its response to the embassy attacks in Egypt and Libya by acc...

Jon Ward

Republicans Push Back Against Notion Of A 'Lehman Moment' For Mitt Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Influential Republicans on Wednesday pushed back against the overwhelming perception in the press that Mitt Romney made a significant err...

Ryan: Obama Defense Cuts 'Breed Weakness'

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. — Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan said Wednesday that President Barack Obama's defense spending cuts "breed w...

Libya Picks New PM

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

(Adds details, background) TRIPOLI, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Libya's national congress has picked Mustafa Abu Shagour, the current deputy p...

What Chris Stevens Taught Us

Joel Rubin | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics
Joel Rubin

In the days ahead, as loud voices rise up to try to explain the motivations of his killers, or the skills of our leaders, or the reason for why patriotic Americans like Chris are giving their life to promote a better world, let's remember Chris' example and follow it.

Amanda Terkel

Tony Perkins Pushes Back On Romney's Libya Claim

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Family Research Council President Tony Perkins disagreed on Wednesday with assessments by GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney and Repub...

Top General Asks Terry Jones To Withdraw Support For Film

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - General Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the U.S. military's Joint Chiefs of Staff, spoke with Pastor Terry Jones by ...

U.S. Officials: Libya Attack May Have Been Planned

Reuters | Mark Hosenball | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - The attack that killed the U.S. ambassador and three other American diplomats in Benghazi, Libya, may have been plan...

Lucas Kavner

Does Sam Bacile Actually Exist?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 09.13.2012 | Arts

After YouTube clips of his amateurish, green-screen-heavy film "The Innocence of Muslims" or "Muslim Innocence" were translated into Arabic and led to...

Political World Weighs In After Killing Of U.S. Ambassador

Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

Mobs of angry protesters stormed the U.S. embassy in Egypt and a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya on Tuesday. Attackers in the assault on the U.S. co...

Jennifer Bendery

Joe Biden Honors Americans Killed In Libya, Vows To 'Bring Justice To Their Killers'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden condemned the Tuesday attacks in Libya that left four American foreign officials dead and vowed to "bring to ju...

World Leaders React To Libya Attacks

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.12.2012 | World

By The Associated Press -- Political leaders around the world condemned an attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that killed ambassador ...

Jason Linkins

Mitt Romney's Accusation Of Obama 'Sympathy' With Benghazi Attackers Makes No Sense

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

In 2006, the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten published a series of satiric editorial cartoons that lampooned the prophet Muhammed, touching off demon...

U.S. Embassies In 7 Countries Warn Of Possible Attacks

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — U.S. embassies in at least seven countries in the Middle East, Africa and the Caucasus are warning of possible anti-American protes...

Michael McAuliff

Rep. Allen West Blames Obama For Libya Attack

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) piled onto a right-wing push Wednesday to blame President Barack Obama for attacks on U.S. diplomatic posts in ...

TIMELINE: Recent Attacks Over Perceived Insults To Islam

Posted 09.12.2012 | World

By: ROBERT H. REID, The Associated Press Muslim anger over perceived Western insults to Islam has exploded several times, most recently in Tuesday'...

Christopher Stevens, U.S. Ambassador To Libya, Slain

Reuters | Arshad Mohammed and Samuel P. Jacobs | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - As a mid-level U.S. diplomat, Chris Stevens dreamed up the idea of building bridges with Iran by having the United S...

Ryan Grim

Romney Attacks Obama Over Libya Crisis

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Wednesday morning, hours after the deaths of four U.S. diplomats, including the U.S. ambassador to Libya, Mitt Romney put his campaig...

Ambassador Killed In Libya Was A Bay Area Man

Robin Wilkey | Posted 09.13.2012 | San Francisco

U.S. ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens, a Bay Area man, was killed in an attack on the U.S. Consulate along with three American security guards ...

Obama: Justice Will Be Done

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

In a somber address at the Rose Garden Wednesday morning, President Barack Obama mourned the four diplomatic officials whose lives were lost in the at...

Luke Johnson

How Politicians Reacted To Libya, Egypt Attacks

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

Here is a timeline of how politicians reacted to events in Cairo and Benghazi, Libya, over Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. TUESDAY: Shortly...

Amanda Terkel

Mitt Romney Stands By Criticism Of Obama Administration

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney held a press conference in response to the attacks in Libya and Egypt on Wednesday morning, continuing to criti...

U.S. Ambassador Died Of Asphyxiation, Doctor Says

AP | ESAM MOHAMED and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

By ESAM MOHAMED and MAGGIE MICHAEL, Associated Press TRIPOLI, Libya -- The Libyan doctor who treated U.S. ambassador Chris Stevens says the diploma...