The yearlong tumult of the Arab Spring has reached all the way to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
A stunning and timely new show, "Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition," covers exactly the places caught up in modern day revolts, and many of the developments from more than a millennium ago are closely linked to the events of today.
Originally published on Wed April 11, 2012 11:09 am
As al-Jazeera and other news outlets report being told by activists that Syrian government forces are shelling the city of Homs and attacking and arresting opponents of President Bashar Assad in other places, former U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan continues to press for a true ceasefire to take effect on Thursday.
Patrick Sullivan, the former sheriff in Arapahoe County, Colo., who's serving a 38-day sentence for trying to trade methamphetamine for sex with a man, isn't being held any longer in a jail that bears his name.
Yuengling is giving away a Special Edition Del McCoury - Yuengling D-18 model with a Yuengling script mother of pearl inlay and signatures on inside labels by Dick Yuengling, Chris Martin and Del McCoury.
If you book your cabin by May 11 you will be entered twice to win!
The guitar will be given away on Mountain Song at Sea February 1-4, 2013.