Al Jazeera journalists are free, but Egypt’s jails still host thousands of political prisoners
The Egyptian authorities are 'effectively holding political prisoners like bargaining chips, releasing them only when politically expedient.'
Egypt's Sisi pardons 100 prisoners, including Jazeera journalists
The Al Jazeera journalists, Canadian Mohamed Fahmy, Egyptian Baher Mohamed and Australian Peter Greste, were sentenced to three years in prison last month.
Jazeera to appeal 'grotesque' verdict to jail journalists
Al-Jazeera vowed Saturday to appeal an Egyptian court verdict to sentence three of its journalists to three years in prison, calling it a "deliberate attack on press freedom".
Why it’s so hard to move on from what happened at Rabaa
Fear stops many Egyptians from talking about it today. But one year ago, the pain was still very real.
IS says it has beheaded Croatian hostage in Egypt
The Islamic State group said Wednesday it has beheaded a Croatian hostage, and released a picture of a body after what would be the first such killing of a Westerner in Egypt.
IS Egypt affiliate threatens to kill Croatian hostage in 48 hours
US-EGYPT-ISLAMIC-STATE-HOSTAGE:IS Egypt affiliate threatens to kill Croatian hostage in 48 hours
Watch a female cop in Egypt beat down a sexual harasser
A state news site reported that police had arrested 84 men on charges of sexual harassment during this year’s Eid holiday.
‘I hate it. It hurts’ — Egyptian women talk about sex after female genital mutilation
A group in Egypt helps women who have had FGM and do not enjoy intimate relations with their spouses.
Omar Sharif, star of 'Doctor Zhivago', dead at 83
US-EGYPT-OMARSHARIF:Omar Sharif, star of 'Doctor Zhivago', dead at 83
Egypt's Sisi rallies troops in Sinai after IS attacks
Egypt's president made an unannounced visit to the Sinai Peninsula Saturday to rally troops following a wave of deadly attacks on security forces by the Islamic State jihadists.
Egypt looks to speed up death penalties after a spike of violence
There have been small-scale explosions targeting security facilities and personnel in Cairo and across Egypt for many month, as well as an escalating insurgency in Sinai.
US police killed more people in 3 months than Egyptian police killed in the past year
The amount of people American police kill on the job rivals the number killed by cops in a troubled country ruled by a military government.
After Morsi verdict, rights groups say Egypt’s justice system is 'spiraling out of control'
Mass trials have become common in Egypt in the last two years, during which time hundreds of death sentences have been issued.
It's summertime in Egypt. For many girls, that means it's genital mutilation season
But now schoolgirls who have undergone the procedure are trying to save their younger siblings from the same ordeal.
Transgender people are at the center of a brutal crackdown on LGBT Egyptians
Perhaps one unintended consequence of the crackdown is that there is more awareness about what it is to be transgender.
A new wave of detentions and disappearances in Egypt
Around 163 people have been "forcibly detained" in the past two months, according to a local NGO.
Mohamed Soltan is released from Egypt jail after 490-day hunger strike
US citizen heads home, where he will receive medical attention and be reunited with his family.
Egypt executes six following controversial trial. But is this just the start of the killing?
If Egypt goes through with executing Morsi, America will have some explaining to do, too.
Refugees in Egypt say getting to Europe is worth risking their lives
Getting on a smuggler’s boat is easy. Making it across the Mediterranean is harder.
OK, so there was a ground raid. But who's winning the war?
The raid that captured a key Islamic State leader in Syria is being touted as a serious blow to the militant organization. The truth is we don't really know.
Egypt sentences deposed Islamist president Morsi to death
An Egyptian court sentenced deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to death on Saturday for his role in a mass jailbreak during the 2011 uprising.
2,000 Egyptian children crossed the Mediterranean alone last year
Children migrating alone now make up about half of the unofficial Egyptian migrants who reach Italy.
Meet the director of the BuSSy Project, Egypt's answer to the Vagina Monologues
The theater project has been causing controversy with government censors.
Forget Hollywood, Egyptians are in love with Bollywood
'American films are all shooting without any insults.'
69 Islamists in Egypt receive life sentences for torching church
The court also sentenced two minors to 10 years in jail in the same case.
Egypt has really come full circle
What's next? Hosni Mubarak for president?
Ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi sentenced to 20 years in jail
It's the first sentence handed down to the Muslim Brotherhood figure, but may not be the last.
Egypt is ramping up its harsh crackdown on the LGBT community
The government could soon start deporting foreigners they think are gay.
Every year, Egyptians risk their lives eating this dangerous delicacy
Fermented fish can kill you, but that doesn't stop people from eating it every year for the festival of Shem el-Nessim.
Egypt charges 379 with murder for police deaths during the 2013 Cairo protests
It's not clear how many of the defendants are in custody.
Arab nations want to build a united army
But will it work?