News for 2012-08-12

Sunday, August 12, 2012
[field_image_caption-raw] Egyptian President Morsi Ousts Military Leaders, Military-Declared Constitutional Amendments
Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi made waves on Sunday by ordering the removal of several figures in Egypt's military and revoking a military-declared constitutional amendment that had granted the military far reaching powers over the country.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Mass Evacuations in Canary Islands as Fire Rages
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[field_image_caption-raw] Iran Death Toll Mounts, Thousands Injured as Aid Efforts Struggle
Hospitals were flooded with earthquake victims on Sunday as rescuers raced to reach remote villages after two earthquakes killed at least 250 across northern Iran on Saturday. Clean up efforts proved difficult while thousands of people gathered in makeshift camps or slept in the streets in cold...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Boston's Logan Airport 'Rife' with Racial Profiling: Report
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has opened an investigation into claims that racial profiling by security staff is a widespread and often encouraged practice at Boston's Logan airport, according to a new report by the New York Times . The agency came under fire this month after 32...
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