Mubarak NOT Stepping Down, Transferring Power

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This just keeps getting crazier.

Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak looked likely to step aside on Thursday after the military high command took control of the nation in what some called a military coup after two weeks of unprecedented protests.

Al Arabiya television, citing what it called trusted sources minutes before Mubarak was due to address the nation, said the 82-year-old leader would say he would transfer powers to his vice president, though it was unclear just how this would happen.