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May 27, 2018 2:26 PM Qatar Orders Contraband Saudi Products Off Store Shelves

Move is a reminder of how little progress has been made in bridging the divide between Qatar and its neighbors Qatar directed shopkeepers to clear their stores of contraband goods from Saudi Arabia and other neighboring countries, the latest salvo in the economic battle among former Middle East allies that shows no signs of easing. The directive on Saturday 53

May 21, 2018 3:13 PM Bahrain strips 9 of citizenship amid wide crackdown

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – A court in the Arab Gulf state of Bahrain has revoked the nationality of nine people and sentenced them to between three and 15 years in jail, amid a yearslong crackdown on dissent. This year, more than 200 people have been stripped of their nationality, including 115 in a mass terrorism trial last week. Bahrain's state-run 74

April 9, 2018 9:43 AM Ferrari mechanic hit by Raikkonen says he's OK after surgery

Ferrari mechanic hit by Raikkonen says he's OK after surgery The Ferrari mechanic who was hospitalized with a broken leg after being struck by Kimi Raikkonen's car says he is "OK" following surgery. On Instagram, Francesco Cigarini wrote "Surgery ok. I have to thank all the people worried for me." Cigarini included a photo of himself on a hospitable 54

April 7, 2018 1:09 AM Trump, UAE leader push for unity in Gulf as dispute drags on

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed of the United Arab Emirates agreed on Friday to push for unity among Gulf nations, the White House said, amid a bitter standoff between Qatar and other U.S. allies in the region. The two leaders agreed in a telephone call that members of the six-nation 88

April 4, 2018 11:45 PM 4 Marines killed in helicopter crash near US-Mexico border

In this Saturday Oct. 10, 2009, file photo, a U.S. military helicopter, the CH-53E Super Stallion, airlifts humanitarian aid to be dropped in affected regions around Pariaman, north of Padang, Indonesia. On Tuesday, April 3, a CH-53E Super Stallion similar to the one shown went down during a training mission near El Centro, Calif., a few miles from the U.S.-Mexico 76

April 1, 2018 8:24 PM Bahrain discovers largest oil field in country since 1932

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The Persian Gulf island nation of Bahrain says it has discovered its largest oil field since the country's first oil well began operation nearly 90 years ago. The government said Sunday that the new resource is "understood to dwarf Bahrain's current reserves." Details about the initial findings of size and extraction viability 50

March 27, 2018 7:44 AM Bahrain, UAE say Qatari jets interfering with their flights

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Authorities in Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates are again accusing Qatari military jets of interfering with their flights, the latest accusations amid the Arab countries' boycott of Doha over a diplomatic dispute. Bahrain's state-run news agency said late Monday that Qatari fighter jets passed underneath an Emirati plane 84

March 24, 2018 7:41 PM Gudeta shatters women's half marathon record in Spain

(Reuters) - Ethiopa’s Netsanet Gudeta broke Kenya’s dominance in the World Half Marathon Championships by smashing the women’s only race world record in Valencia, Spain on Saturday. Kenyan women had swept the medals at the previous two championships but Gudeta pushed on alone from 15 kilometers to win in a time of one hour, six minutes and 11 seconds 72

March 11, 2018 2:53 PM Cycling: Solar pips Yates to Paris-Nice overall victory

PARIS (Reuters) - Spain’s Marc Soler was rewarded for his long-rage attack in the final stage as he beat Britain’s Simon Yates by four seconds to win the Paris-Nice race on Sunday. The Movistar rider jumped away from the group of favorites with more than 50 kilometers left in the 110-km mountainous ride around Nice to take third place in the eighth stage 60

March 9, 2018 10:37 PM Army sergeant from Brooklyn set to marry fellow soldier dies in Germany

Sgt. 1st Class Maitland Deweever Wilson, 38, died in Landstuhl, Germany. A Brooklyn U.S. Army sergeant who planned to marry the love of his life — a fellow soldier — died unexpectedly on Wednesday, his family and the military said. Sgt. 1st Class Maitland Deweever Wilson, 38, died in Germany after suffering a stroke in Bahrain. He had been stationed 78