Kim Jong Il, who ruled North Korea with an iron fist, is dead. Unfortunately, a dictator’s departure isn’t always followed by positive change.
Nearly two dozen Libyan rebel fighters flown to the U.S. after being severely wounded in their country’s civil war are recovering at Spaulding Hospital North Shore.
The news of Moammar Gadhafi’s death in Libya is bittersweet for a mother in Shrewsbury.
For a moment, at least, let’s wonder about something: what took the Libyans – and us – so long?
A Libyan government spokesman says four reporters detained since early April will be released Tuesday or Wednesday following an administrative hearing.
An American journalist has been allowed to make his first call to his mother since he was detained early this month by forces loyal to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.
The Boston-based GlobalPost says it has been informed that one of its American freelance contributors has been taken prisoner by forces loyal to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.
We take a listen to some of the more notable soundbytes of the week.