Only weeks ago, some critics were complaining that the White House appeared to have involved the nation in another endless conflict. But others pushed for more forceful US intervention in Libya.
08/22/2011 03:50 pm
Could the lowly air conditioner be the linchpin of Col. Muammar Qaddafi's regime? Libya is, after all, a very hot country.
08/22/2011 02:57 pm
Libya’s rebels staged a swift takeover of much of Tripoli over the weekend and into today, and they now control 80 to 95 percent of the capital. Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi are nonetheless fighting fiercely to hold on to pockets of the city still in their hands. Below are some of the most embattled areas.
08/22/2011 02:20 pm
Stocks rise sharply after last week's 4 percent loss on the Dow. But traders caution that the bounce in stocks may not last.
08/22/2011 12:45 pm
Terrorism & Security Libya rebels control '95 percent' of Tripoli, but Qaddafi loyalists vow to fight
As Libya rebels assumed control of most of Tripoli, Qaddafi's spokesman said 'thousands and thousands' of fighters were on their way to Tripoli to join the fight.
08/22/2011 10:09 am
Libya's western rebels have reportedly seized Tripoli's Green Square and captured at least some of Muammar Qaddafi's sons. The strongman's regime appears to be all but finished.
08/21/2011 11:42 pm
Libyan rebels claims to have the entire capital city of Tripoli under their control, except for Qaddafi's compound.
08/21/2011 08:30 pm
A rebel surge on Tripoli comes as more senior aides to Col. Qaddafi appear to have defected.
08/21/2011 09:40 am
Libyan rebels, who are battling Qaddafi's forces for control of the country's last functioning oil refinery, say they'll be in Tripoli by the end of August.
08/17/2011 01:56 pm
Libya's leader Muammar Qaddafi appears to be running out of options as rebels close in on Tripoli, but an end to his regime could still be a long way off.
08/16/2011 09:52 am