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NATO to Libya: What Seems to Be the Problem?

-Robert and Donna Trussell

Next thing you know they'll be asking for human rights. Talk about a can of worms!

Obama on Oil: Tapping Strategic Reserves Possible, But It's a Last Resort

-Alex Wagner

"We've been having this conversation for nearly four decades now." Vowing not to hand reform off to the next administration, Obama said, "I think the American people are tired of that. They're tired of talk."

82nd Airborne Quick-Strike Force Gives Obama New Option in Mideast Crises

-David Wood

Until recently, the United States has lacked a quick-reaction, kick-in-the-door crisis force. The 82nd Airborne is changing that, and with upheaval boiling across the Mideast, perhaps just in time.

Libya and Iraq: Two Ways of Opposing a Tyrant -- but One Stole the Nation's Pride

-Mark I. Pinsky

The U.S. invasion of Iraq toppled Saddam Hussein, but it may have robbed Iraqis of eventually pursuing a home-grown victory. With Libya, U.S. officials remember such pitfalls of intervention.

Gadhafi Ties, Money Topple British University Head

-Delia Lloyd

Sir Howard Davies has stepped down as director of the London School of Economics amid disclosures about the university's controversial financial links with Libya.

Obama Says U.S. Military Action Possible in Libya, Authorizes Planes for Airlift

-Alex Wagner

The president stressed that any military action would be in consultation -- and coordination -- with the international community and would be in the Libyan people's 'best interests.'

Obama Scores Human-Rights Victory With Libya Response -- but Can It Last?

-Alex Wagner

Once Americans were safely out of Libya on Friday, the president quickly cracked down on Gadhafi, imposing economic sanctions and a freeze on $30 billion in assets.

After Egypt and Libya, What's Next for Those Still Under Dictatorships?

-Alex Wagner

A manual on how to transform dictatorships into democracies, written more than 25 years ago, resurfaces as the Mideast roils. Its message still resonates.

Middle East Erupts: Orchestra Seat to the Revolution

-Donna Trussell

My heart breaks to see brave Libyans fall because of a corrupt leader. But I'm also gladdened to see such heroism and sacrifice. I suspect it's in our DNA, because you can find evidence in history, no matter how far back you go.

In Libya's Escalating Chaos, an Opening for al-Qaeda?

-David Wood

The Obama administration's deepening concern is that at least parts of Libya could collapse, joining Somalia and Yemen as places where al-Qaeda and its franchises are active and growing.

Libyan Tumult Puts Gadhafi's Son's Dissertation -- on Democracy -- in Ironic Light

-Delia Lloyd

The London School of Economics, where Saif al-Islam Gadhafi earned two degrees, cuts ties with him and suspends a program financed by his charity.

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