10/03/2013 1:07amQatar says it has opened a review of labor conditions for migrant workers after questions were raised about safety on construction sites, including projects for the 2022 World Cup.
10/03/2013 5:20amIran's Revolutionary Guard says it's investigating a "horrific incident" that caused the death of a member of the powerful military force but denies reports that it was an assassination.
10/03/2013 8:33amAn Iranian newspaper says the country's civil aviation authority is examining ways to resume direct flights to and from the United States.
10/03/2013 10:11amA court hearing for officials of deposed Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi has resumed in Tripoli, but without the former regime's most prominent figure _ Gadhafi's son, who is being held by a powerful militia group.
10/03/2013 10:28amIn a story Oct. 2 about Google's acquisition of Israeli company Waze, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a Google statement indicated a U.S. regulatory review had challenged the deal. In fact, Google signaled the U.S. review had not challenged the acquisition.
10/03/2013 1:59pmAlong busy Hamra street in west Beirut, Syrians fleeing their country's civil war have opened up scores of shops that compete with older ones run by Lebanese already hurting because of a sharp drop in tourism.
10/03/2013 2:40pmGraffiti around the Egyptian capital proclaim the Muslim Brotherhood's call for new anti-military protests Sunday _ dotting walls, light poles and signposts for miles down main avenues and near the presidential palace from which the group was ousted three months ago. It's an impressive show of survival, giving the image that the Brotherhood is everywhere, just under the surface.