Hosni Mubarak
  • In this Saturday Dec. 8, 2012 photo, Egyptian TV host Bassem Youssef addresses attendants at a gala dinner party in Cairo, Egypt

    The satirist is being investigated for allegedly insulting the president in the latest case raised by Islamist lawyers against outspoken media personalities.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 01, 2013, 3:10 PM EST
  • FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 file photo, foreign tourists visit the historical site of the Giza Pyramids, near Cairo,

    Egypt's touts have always been aggressive — but they're more desperate than ever after nearly two years of devastation in the tourism industry, a pillar of the economy.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 26, 2012, 1:57 PM EST
  • In this Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 file photo, Egyptian women line up outside a polling station to cast their votes.

    Impoverished farmland south of Cairo full of die-hard backers of Muslim Brotherhood, but frustrated with pace of change.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 27, 2012, 3:26 PM EST