al al  /ˈæl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite
  2. (n) a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War

News

  1. Al Golden: Gabe Terry’s days are done as a Miami Hurricane

    Al Golden: Gabe Terry’s days are done as a Miami Hurricane
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Al Qaeda boss asserts self

    President Obama says al Qaeda's core is headed for defeat, but the man who succeeded bin Laden is still giving orders.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNN

  3. Al Qaeda, Sunni insurgents exploit Iraq's sectarian woes

    By Suadad al-Salhy and Patrick Markey BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Masked gunmen stopped the bus full of Shi'ite Muslim police officers and families at what looked like an Iraqi army checkpoint on a western desert highway in the Sunni-dominated province of Anbar. Two of the gunmen asked passengers one by one where they were from and then shot 14 dead in their seats, leaving one woman alive with a simple ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. In a break between huddles with early arrivals Sunday, Obama outlined the stakes for the two-day summit, warning: "Organizations like Al Qaeda are in the process of trying to secure a nuclear weapon - a weapon of mass destruction that they have no...
    on Apr 12, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Toronto Star

  2. "We are engaged in a tough fight. After years of war, we have arrived at a critical moment," he said. "We must demonstrate to the Afghan people and to the world that Al-Qaeda and its network of extremist allies will not be allowed to once...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: David Petraeus Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

  3. "Some say the gains we are making in Iraq come too late," Mr Bush said. "They are mistaken. It is never too late to deal a blow to al-Qaeda. It is never too late to advance freedom. And it is never too late to support our troops in a fight...
    on Sep 14, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Times Online

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