With bleak housing blocks and rusty wrecks for taxis, south Yemen residents pushing for secession say they've been sidelined by the government.
12/15/2009 01:39 pm
Alleged Fort Hood shooter Major Nidal Malik Hasan had ties to US-born militant Moslem cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, a leading figure seeking to recruit English speakers to violent jihad.
11/10/2009 12:00 am
A recent report shows that 70 to 80 percent of rural conflicts are over water shortages in Yemen, already on the brink of becoming a failed state.
11/05/2009 12:00 am
Two Yemen-based militants dressed as women, one of whom was a former Guantánamo prisoner, were intercepted at a Saudi checkpoint last week.
10/19/2009 01:00 am
Four clashes in the past eight days underscore the state's vulnerability. Southern secessionists and northern rebels have weakened the central government.
07/31/2009 01:00 am
In a push for progress, three heavy hitters from the administration – Mitchell, Gates, and Jones – visited the region this week.
07/29/2009 01:00 am
Glass architects and engineers are balancing aesthetics with performance.
07/13/2009 01:00 am
Since 1970, 12 plane crashes have yielded only one survivor. Many factors are involved – and age might be one of them.
07/01/2009 01:00 am
Warnings were raised two years ago about the downed Airbus. According to an immigrant safety advocate, 'We are put in trashy planes that do not meet the norms.'
06/30/2009 01:00 am
Attacks by both Somali pirates and international ships hunting them have crippled Yemen's fishing business, the tiny country's second-largest export industry after oil.
06/23/2009 01:00 am