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Anwar al-Awlaki (credit: Muhammad Ud-Deen)

Udall: Attack On U.S.-Born Al-Qaida Leader Was Legal

Colorado’s Mark Udall and two other senators say the U.S. drone strike that killed an American-born al-Qaida leader in Yemen was legal.

11/26/2013

Abdulrahman Al-Awlaki (credit: Facebook)

Drone Attack Death Draws More Criticism, Denver Listed As Place Of Birth

The death of an American citizen and Colorado-born teenager who was killed by a U.S. military drone attack in Yemen is drawing criticism.

02/07/2013

A burnt building inside the US Embassy compound in Benghazi, Libya (Photo credit: STRINGER/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Needs To Stay At The White House During Middle East Protests

President Barack Obama needs to stay in Washington, D.C., suspend campaigning, and address the threats against Americans in the Middle East.

09/13/2012

Anwar al-Awlaki (credit: Muhammad Ud-Deen)

Terror Suspect’s Colleagues In Colorado Stunned At Ties To Al-Qaeda

People who knew Anwar al-Awlaki in Colorado said last year they were surprised by his high-profile radical role. They recalled a deeply religious man with no overt political agenda or talk of terrorism.

09/30/2011

Anwar al-Awlaki (credit: Muhammad Ud-Deen)

Former Colorado Cleric Killed In Yemen

An American-born cleric killed in Yemen earned a degree in civil engineering from Colorado State University in 1994 and gave non-violent sermons before attracting the attention of U.S. intelligence officials.

09/30/2011

Rick Sallinger In Yemen

Yemen: Most Fascinating Place In The World

Rick Sallinger describes his experience in Yemen in 1993.

01/07/2010