Minnesota National Guard Unit Returns Home After 9-Month DeploymentIt was a big welcome home Saturday for a Minnesota National Guard unit who spent nine months deployed to Egypt.
Soldier Meets His Baby Girl For The 1st Time At MSPMore than 40 soldiers from the 204th Medical Company of the National Guard are returning to Minnesota over the next few weeks, following a nine-month deployment in Sinai, Egypt.
Planning For Christmas With A Husband DeployedDuring this Christmas season many military families are preparing for the holiday without their loved ones at home.
Movie Blog: The 9th Arab Film FestivalMizna's 9th Arab Film Festival hits the Twin Cities this weekend, with dozens of films from several countries. This year's festival features several exciting selections, like Kaouther Ben Hania's thrilling "Challat of Tunis." Filmed in a gripping, faux-documentary style, "Challat" is inspired by a rumor ignored by local authorities over a decade ago about a biker who would slash women while they walk on the streets of Tunis.
Travel To The Wonders Of The WorldHere's a quick guide for families to the New Seven Wonders of the World and the only surviving original Seven Wonders of the World.
The Latest ISIS Recruit From Minn. Is A 19-Year-Old WomanThe latest ISIS recruit from Minnesota is a 19-year-old woman who told her family she will be taking care of wounded fighters in Syria.
Friday Featured Food Truck: The Flavor WagonOne of the best things about the local food truck scene in the Twin Cities is trying food from cultures around the world. This week's Friday Food Truck feature is serving up a taste of Egypt. Edward Moody shows us what's cooking at the Flavor Wagon.
Funds Needed For Boy’s Kidney TransplantA number of inter-faith groups are coming together to help save the life of a five-year-old boy. Omar Ahmed was diagnosed with end stage renal disease. His family has no insurance, and they've traveled from Egypt to Minnesota looking for help with the cost of treatment. One look at Omar and it’s hard to tell that he’s in such dire need.
Minn. Author Writes About Unrest In Egypt, Last YearIt has been a weekend of unrest and uncertainty in Egypt. The country's military removed President Mohammed Morsi from office days ago but what happens next remains to be seen.
From Egypt To Minn.: A Boy's Trip For A New KidneyA parent's love for their 5-year-old son has taken them half way across the world in search of a second chance.
Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential DebateRomney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.
Opinion: Obama’s Security Breach In Libya Is Ignored By American MediaAs the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.