Jun 22, 2011 13:50 EDT
On a satellite image of the Earth at night, there is no brighter spot. Greater Tokyo, home to an astonishing 35 million people, is by far the biggest urban area on the planet.
Aug 28, 2009 23:43 EDT
US warned Scotland 2 months ago that Lockerbie bomber could get hero's welcome in Libya. Attorney General Eric Holder warned his Scottish counterpart in June that the man convicted of blowing U.S.-bound Pan Am Flight 103 out of the sky could get a hero's welcome if allowed to return to Libya, according to the head of a group representing the families of victims.
Aug 25, 2009 11:38 EDT
UK PM 'repulsed' by Libya welcome for Lockerbie bomber, says he played no role in release. British Prime Minister Gordon Brown broke his silence on the Lockerbie bomber Tuesday, saying he was repulsed by the hero's welcome Libya gave the convicted killer and insisting he played no role in Scotland's much-criticized decision to free him.
Aug 05, 2009 12:02 EDT
Decision due on Lockerbie bomber's appeal to return to Libya. A decision on whether the Lockerbie bomber will be handed over to Libyan authorities will be made in the next few weeks, Scottish government officials said Wednesday.