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  • Libya uprising: 5 steps the world is taking

    Libya uprising: 5 steps the world is taking

    The international community is struggling to respond to the escalating Libya conflict. Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi has warned of “bloodshed” if other countries intervene, and the opposition rebels have yet to formally request military assistance. Here's what's been done so far.

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  • Libya threatens to bomb North Korea oil tanker

    Libya issued the threat to try to stop Libyan rebels, who have seized three major ports. A successful independent oil shipment via the North Korean tanker would be a blow to the Libyan government.

  • Libya uprising: 5 steps the world is taking

    Libya uprising: 5 steps the world is taking

    The international community is struggling to respond to the escalating Libya conflict. Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi has warned of “bloodshed” if other countries intervene, and the opposition rebels have yet to formally request military assistance. Here's what's been done so far.

  • Oil reaches $100 a barrel: Five winners, five losers

    Oil reaches $100 a barrel: Five winners, five losers

    With the price of energy soaring – oil passed $100 per barrel on Tuesday ­– long-haul truckers are hurting, but hybrid manufacturers are smiling. Californians feel the pinch at the pump while Midwesterners, closer to large fuel inventories, wonder what all the fuss is about. With gasoline now at $3.37 per gallon – 20 cents higher than last week, and rising daily – who is profiting from higher prices and who is not?

  • Libya's path from desert to modern country – complete with ice rink

    Libya's path from desert to modern country – complete with ice rink

    Libya, a one-time global pariah whose leader's son is sponsoring an aid boat to Gaza this week, has seen dramatic economic progress since the lifting of sanctions for funding terrorism, nuclear proliferation. Is this a model for Iran and North Korea?