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Watch The Throne: King Abdullah In Mecca For Crown Prince's Burial

AP | ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI | Posted 08.17.2012 | World

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- The aged king of Saudi Arabia led a burial ceremony Sunday for his brother, Crown Prince Nayef Abdul-Aziz, in the holy city of...

Heir To Saudi Throne Dies

AP | ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 08.16.2012 | World

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- For the second time in less than a year, Saudi Arabia was thrown into the process of naming a new heir to the country's 88-yea...

Saudi King To Undergo Back Surgery

AP | Posted 12.11.2011 | World

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- The official Saudi news agency says the kingdom's aging ruler will undergo back surgery in the U.S. for the third time in a ye...

Saudi King's New York Back Operation Successful

AP | ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi King Abdullah successfully underwent back surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital, according to a palace statemen...

The Stupidity of Saudi Senior Clerics

Michael Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Hughes

Although the Saudis did rid their society of Al Qaeda after seeing the error of their ways in fanning pan-Islamic jihadism, they have failed to see any issues with the continual oppression of women.

Obama Bows In Japan To Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

In a scene that will likely be replayed on Sunday's political talk shows, President Obama bowed deeply to the Emperor and Empress of Japan on Saturday...