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UAE Executes Woman Found Guilty of Killing American Teacher

Authorities in the United Arab Emirates say they have executed a woman with links to Islamic extremists who was convicted of murdering an American teacher with a butcher knife in an upscale Abu Dhabi mall. Ahmed al-Dhanhani, attorney general for the state security prosecution, told state news agency WAM that Alaa Bader Abdullah al-Hashemi was put to death Monday morning. Her execution was carried out following the approval of the president, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, just two...

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