Lebanon took the title of world's largest hummus dish from Israel. But Israelis now say taste matters more than size.
05/11/2010 03:51 pm
The US must get real leverage before talking to its better-prepared and a tougher-minded adversary, Syria.
05/11/2010 12:14 pm
Long quiet on political issues, Canadian Muslims are speaking out in a rare display of public activism to help Nazia Quazi, who has been detained in Saudi Arabia since 2007 due to a controversial family law.
05/07/2010 06:30 pm
Obama's nuclear policies are on track to make the US the Johnny Appleseed of nuclear weapons.
05/06/2010 11:57 am
The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty conference opens at the United Nations on Monday. Reducing nuclear weapons is a key issue for President Obama, but there are many challenges.
05/01/2010 05:50 pm
A court convicted 26 members of a Hezbollah spy cell guilty of plotting terror attacks in Egypt. Analysts say the Lebanese militant group crossed a political red line by using Egypt as a base to send weapons to Gaza.
04/29/2010 01:57 pm
Entrepreneurs from more than 50 countries gathered at the summit on entrepreneurship in Washington to learn how individual action can expand opportunity, especially in the Muslim world.
04/27/2010 03:10 pm
As US Middle East peace envoy George Mitchell arrived in Israel on Thursday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insisted there will be no halt to settlement building in East Jerusalem, even as a far right political ally hinted at some flexibility over a freeze.
04/22/2010 03:20 pm
Further complicating peace talks as White House envoy George Mitchell arrives in Israel today, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejected Barack Obama's call for a building halt in East Jerusalem.
04/22/2010 09:16 am
In Syria, the steam bath, or hammam, remains a focal point of socializing, even among working women and busy families.
04/20/2010 05:55 pm