Rebels fled from the eastern Libya town of Ajdabiya, seen as key to the success of the uprising against Muammar Qaddafi, as it came under a heavy air assault today.
From Twitter to WikiLeaks, we must balance openness and safety.
Forbes came out with its annual ranking of the world's richest people Thursday. This year's Top 5 billionaires made their money in software, luxury goods, investments, and telecommunications. But the No. 1 has pulled far ahead of his rivals. Here's how the Top 5 stack up:
Models wear creations of Italian fashion designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Piccioli for Valentino Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2011 fashion collection presented in Paris, on March 8.
Mardi Gras 2011 wouldn't be complete without enjoying warm beignets.
A Belarussian Interior Ministry soldier has a masonry block on his chest smashed by a flaming hammer as part of Maslenitsa celebrations in Minsk, Sunday, March 6. Maslenitsa is a pagan holiday marking the end of winter celebrated by pancake eating and shows of strength.
John Galliano appears at the end of the Christian Dior fall-winter 2007/2008 ready-to-wear collection in Paris in 2007. Christian Dior fired Mr. Galliano as its creative director on March 3 after an online video emerged that showed him praising Adolf Hitler, and an alleged anti-Semitic incident in a Paris cafe.
When Muammar Qaddafi recently asked Libyans to rely on his 'moral authority,' an ever more sophisticated Arab generation widely read the request as an insult to their intelligence.