Update: Army tightens grip as Egypt awaits final move
By Hamza Hendawi, Maggie Michael and Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's military moved to tighten its control of key institutions Wednesday, sending troops backed with armored vehicles to the heart of Cairo and slapping a travel ban on President Mohammed Morsi and top allies in preparation for an almost certain push to remove the Islamist president with the expiration of an afternoon deadline.
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