Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON - JUNE 29:  U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and Saudi Arabian King Abdullah Bin-Abd-al-Aziz Al Saud laugh as they speak to the media after their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House June 29, 2010 in Washington, DC. Obama and Abdullah spoke about the peace process in the Middle East.  (Photo by Roger L. Wollenberg-Pool/Getty Images)

Saudi Arabian King Abdullah Dies

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah has died at the age of 90, state television reported. Abdullah’s death was announced on Saudi state TV by a presenter who said the king died at […]

01/23/2015

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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

Coronavirus

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

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