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Yemen's Takeover Leader Says 'Hand Extended' for Partnership

Yemen's Houthi rebel leader Abdel-Malak al-Houthi defended the takeover of power in a speech Saturday, saying it filled a political "vacuum" and was in the interest of the Yemeni people. Yemen's Gulf neighbors denounced the Shi'ite rebel takeover of the country as a "coup" Saturday, as thousands of Yemenis took to the streets to protest the power grab. The six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council, led by Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates,...

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