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Saudi Government Posts Bail For Accused Kidnappers

The men are charged with kidnapping a woman from a downtown Springfield nightclub and sexually assaulting her in June.

12/20/2013

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Abid Leaves U.S. 3 Weeks After Mo. Charges Dismissed

A former University of Central Missouri student from Saudi Arabia who was accused of paying his roommate to kill a Warrensburg bar owner has left the country nearly three weeks after charges were dismissed.

08/21/2013

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Mo. Judge Conducts New Bond Hearing for Saudi Man

The government of Saudi Arabia posted a $2 million bond in April to free 24-year-old Ziyad Abid, but a judge rejected it because it wasn’t posted by a licensed bail bond agent.

07/02/2013

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SLU Researchers Develop Virus Detection Technology

Dr. Adrian Bisceglie says practical applications could include identifying emerging viruses or combating terrorism.

06/19/2013

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Local Specialists Keeping An Eye On Deadly Coronavirus

The mysterious SARS-like illness has now killed six of the twelve people who have been diagnosed with it worldwide.

02/20/2013

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Saudi’s Olympic Opening to Women ‘small step’

A similar arrangement was made at the Youth Olympics in 2010 for Saudi equestrian competitor Dalma Rushdi Malhas, who won a bronze medal in show jumping.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/13/2012

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US Finalizes Deal To Sell F-15s To Saudi Arabia

The deal will send 84 new fighter jets and upgrades for 70 more, for a total of $29.4 billion.

12/29/2011

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Saudi Boeing F-15 Deal Delayed

There’s speculation the Saudis are upset with President Obama’s support of Arab Spring demonstrations.

09/28/2011