Waves of Protests Hit the Arab World

The protests reflect widespread frustration among a very young, highly-unemployed population with dwindling faith in long-serving leaders.

Former Bush Aide Shocked at Iran Troop Deployment Plan

"We are actually considering escalating with Iran in a war that would further destabilize the region and unleash God knows what in terms of chaos in a very troubled region already," Elise Jordan said.

Can Iraq Bring Iran and Saudi Arabia Together?

Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Turkey were set to meet in what would be a rare display of unity at a time when conflicts, competing interests and foreign influence had left it deeply divided.

Medal of Honor Recipient Saved Three From Iraqi Bomber

"I want him to be remembered as the best father that anyone could ask for, and also at the same time being the best soldier that anyone could ask for," said the son of a soldier set to receive the Medal of Honor. "He was my icon."