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Damage inside the burnt US consulate building in Benghazi (Photo credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama’s Security Breach In Libya Is Ignored By American Media

As the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.

09/17/2012

Luke Gates, 21, of Bloomington, Ind., was one of three American students arrested in Egypt on Nov. 22, 2011, amid violent protests in Tahrir Square in Cairo. (Photo Courtesy WISH-TV)

Indiana University Student Among 3 Americans Arrested In Cairo

Three American students have been arrested in Egypt, including a young man from Indiana. The three students were among the tens of thousands of protesters who flooded Cairo’s central square, where violent clashes broke out between police and the crowds.

11/22/2011

Sarah Smierciak (left) and Alexis Brown (right) were among 32 Rhodes Scholarship winners announced on Nov. 20, 2011. (Credit: CBS/University of Wisconsin website)

2 Chicago Area Women Among Rhodes Scholarship Winners

A 22-year-old woman from Lemont and an Algonquin native are two of 32 people named as Rhodes Scholars on Sunday.

WBBM Newsradio–11/20/2011

Members of the Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak Republican Guard deploy outside the national television building in Cairo. (KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Medill Student On Front Lines In Egypt

A student at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University is finding herself right in the middle of the uprising in Egypt.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2011

Members of the Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak Republican Guard deploy outside the national television building in Cairo. (KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Chicagoans With Egyptian Ties Watch The Unrest In Cairo

CBS 2 spoke with Egyptian Americans about the uprising in their restrictive home country.

01/28/2011