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Palestine prepared to trigger case as joins ICC

The Palestinian Authority joined the International Criminal Court Wednesday, a move deeply opposed by Israel, vowing to hand over suspects to The Hague, even including their own government officials.

Palestine prepared to trigger case as joins ICC

The Palestinian Authority joined the International Criminal Court Wednesday, a move deeply opposed by Israel, vowing to hand over suspects to The Hague, even including their own government officials.

Kenya protests Lebanon maid ad 

Kenya has lodged a complaint through its Beirut consulate against a controversial Mothers’ Day maid ad for "special offers" on Kenyans, causing an uproar on social media last month.

Low turnout at UCC sit-in over wages 

Fewer than 100 protesters answered a call by the Union Coordination Committee to stage a sit-in in front of Education Ministry building Tuesday to press for the immediate endorsement of the long awaited salary hike for public and private school teachers and civil servants.

Low turnout at UCC sit-in over wages 

Fewer than 100 protesters answered a call by the Union Coordination Committee to stage a sit-in in front of Education Ministry building Tuesday to press for the immediate endorsement of the long awaited salary hike for public and private school teachers and civil servants.

Strong case for June rates liftoff: Fed’s Lacker

The Federal Reserve will have a “strong” case to hike U.S. interest rates in June, a hawkish Fed official said Tuesday, dismissing recently weak economic data as transitory and perhaps due to unseasonable weather.

Making space for China 

When the United Kingdom announced earlier last month that it had agreed to become a founding member of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, most of the headlines focused not on the news itself, but on the friction the decision had caused between the U.K. and the U.S.

Making space for China 

When the United Kingdom announced earlier last month that it had agreed to become a founding member of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, most of the headlines focused not on the news itself, but on the friction the decision had caused between the U.K. and the U.S.

Chance for diplomacy 

Iran’s nuclear talks have reached a point where a final deal appears inevitable, whether it comes in June or is delayed by a few more weeks or months.

Spain not worried by loss to Netherlands

Although Spain’s 2-0 reverse to Netherlands Tuesday brought back bitter memories of their disastrous 2014 World Cup, coach Vicente del Bosque will not be too worried about a third straight friendly defeat for La Roja.

Spain not worried by loss to Netherlands

Although Spain’s 2-0 reverse to Netherlands Tuesday brought back bitter memories of their disastrous 2014 World Cup, coach Vicente del Bosque will not be too worried about a third straight friendly defeat for La Roja.

Djokovic wobbles, Murray marks 500th win

Desperate Novak Djokovic fought back from a set and a break down to defeat Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-7 (3/7), 7-5, 6-0 Tuesday, salvaging hopes of defending his Miami Open title.

Woods plays 18 but unsure of Masters

Tiger Woods played an 18-hole practice round Tuesday at Augusta National but remains uncertain if he will compete in next week’s Masters, according to reports.

Pom d’Amour: linking Lebanese to love 

The idea of a matrimonial agency was so foreign to Lebanon that initially owner and founder of Pom d’Amour, Solange Sraih, found herself monitored by a confused and curious General Security.

Pom d’Amour: linking Lebanese to love 

The idea of a matrimonial agency was so foreign to Lebanon that initially owner and founder of Pom d’Amour, Solange Sraih, found herself monitored by a confused and curious General Security.

Google Maps lets you play Pac-Man

Google’s mapping service rolled out a gamefied version inspired by the classic Pac-Man, turning the real streets of a city into a labyrinth to gobble up pellets and ghosts.

Joni Mitchell in 'good spirits' at LA hospital

Groundbreaking musician Joni Mitchell, one of the stars of the Woodstock era, was "in good spirits" at a hospital in California on Tuesday after being found unconscious at her home, her official website said.

Joni Mitchell in 'good spirits' at LA hospital

Groundbreaking musician Joni Mitchell, one of the stars of the Woodstock era, was "in good spirits" at a hospital in California on Tuesday after being found unconscious at her home, her official website said.