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Lebanon raps Arab League on Jerusalem 

Lebanon Sunday criticized a resolution issued by Arab foreign ministers after their emergency meeting regarding Jerusalem, saying it fell short of addressing the gravity of the situation resulting from the U.S. decision to recognize the holy city as Israel’s capital.

Lebanon raps Arab League on Jerusalem 

Lebanon Sunday criticized a resolution issued by Arab foreign ministers after their emergency meeting regarding Jerusalem, saying it fell short of addressing the gravity of the situation resulting from the U.S. decision to recognize the holy city as Israel’s capital.

Riyadh to facilitate Lebanese business visas 

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Lebanon Walid Bin Mohammad al-Yaacoub said Friday that Riyadh is willing to facilitate the visas to Lebanese businessmen seeking to work in the kingdom.

Riyadh to facilitate Lebanese business visas 

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Lebanon Walid Bin Mohammad al-Yaacoub said Friday that Riyadh is willing to facilitate the visas to Lebanese businessmen seeking to work in the kingdom.

Egypt’s new desert capital proves hard sell

In Egypt’s eastern desert, roads are being carved across vast expanses of sand where the government is building a new administrative capital, a long-cherished project that has failed in the past.

Bitcoin tops $18,000 in debut on major bourse

Bitcoin surged past $18,000 after it began trading on its first major global exchange Sunday, the latest in a series of highs that have excited some investors while leaving others nervous of a bubble.

Lindsey Vonn pulls out of Super G race

American Lindsey Vonn pulled out of Sunday’s Super G World Cup race at St Moritz, saying she needed to take care of herself in the run-up to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in two months’ time.

Matching Fangio’s five would be cool: Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton wants to equal Juan Manuel Fangio’s five Formula One world titles but doubts he will have the staying power to try and match Michael Schumacher’s record seven, even if he cannot rule it out entirely.

Book ponders ‘The Graduate’ appeal

The title of Beverly Gray’s insightful look back at 1967’s “The Graduate,” one of the most popular comedies of all time, is a bit misleading.

Book ponders ‘The Graduate’ appeal

The title of Beverly Gray’s insightful look back at 1967’s “The Graduate,” one of the most popular comedies of all time, is a bit misleading.

How humble tuber stopped conflict in Europe

The humble potato – drought-resistant, able to thrive in diverse soils, and enjoyed fried, steamed or baked – brought centuries of relative calm and prosperity to Europe after its introduction in the 16th century, a new study says.

How humble tuber stopped conflict in Europe

The humble potato – drought-resistant, able to thrive in diverse soils, and enjoyed fried, steamed or baked – brought centuries of relative calm and prosperity to Europe after its introduction in the 16th century, a new study says.

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