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Police ask robbery victims to come forward

Police are asking citizens who were victims of a robber in Beirut's southern suburb to come forward and press charges against the man who was detained earlier this week.

Police ask robbery victims to come forward

Police are asking citizens who were victims of a robber in Beirut's southern suburb to come forward and press charges against the man who was detained earlier this week.

Yemen's Shiite rebels give president ultimatum

Yemen's Shiite rebels, who are in control of the capital, gave the president 10 days starting Friday to form a government, hinting at a takeover attempt if their demands are not met.

Judge imposes conditions on Maine nurse

A Maine judge imposed certain conditions on an American nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone but rejected a bid from state officials for more restrictive measures, her lawyer says.

Profits of insurance firms to fall by 20 percent

Profits of Lebanese insurance companies are expected to fall by 20 percent at least in 2014, due to the rising number of car accidents and fierce competition, the head of the Lebanese Insurance Association Assaad Mirza said Thursday.

Profits of insurance firms to fall by 20 percent

Profits of Lebanese insurance companies are expected to fall by 20 percent at least in 2014, due to the rising number of car accidents and fierce competition, the head of the Lebanese Insurance Association Assaad Mirza said Thursday.

U.S. economy sees 3.5 pct growth in Q3

The U.S. economy grew at a solid annual rate of 3.5 percent in the July-September quarter, propelled by solid gains in business investment, export sales and the biggest jump in military spending in five years.

Recognition with liability

Sweden Thursday became the latest European Union country to recognize the state of Palestine, in the latest version of a strong message that should be heeded by both sides of the conflict.

Recognition with liability

Sweden Thursday became the latest European Union country to recognize the state of Palestine, in the latest version of a strong message that should be heeded by both sides of the conflict.

Hamilton seeks to divert from F1’s problems

World championship leader Lewis Hamilton will bid to divert attention from Formula One’s looming financial crisis by seeking his fifth consecutive race win at this weekend’s United States Grand Prix.

Rose blooms, Heat sizzle without James

The Chicago Bulls welcomed former NBA Most Valuable Player Derrick Rose back from injury Wednesday with a convincing 104-80 win over the New York Knicks.

China specialist Levy leads in wet Shanghai

Frenchman Alexander Levy continued his love affair with China’s golf courses by kicking off the European Tour’s Final Series with a seven-under-par 65 to lead after the first round of the BMW Masters.

Taking the tedium out of making risotto

If you’ve never made risotto before, you’re missing out on a great candidate for a weeknight meal. With no more at hand than the right rice, an onion, some broth and a wedge of Parmesan, you have dinner.

Taking the tedium out of making risotto

If you’ve never made risotto before, you’re missing out on a great candidate for a weeknight meal. With no more at hand than the right rice, an onion, some broth and a wedge of Parmesan, you have dinner.

New York City for music lovers

There are 8 million rhythms in the naked city. New York is a center for blues, jazz, folk, rock, hip-hop, punk, classical and other musical styles played in its world-class concert halls, dive bars, parks and museums.

Experts sound alarm as diabetes fuels cases of TB

Cases of tuberculosis are set accelerate worldwide unless action is taken to curb diabetes, a chronic condition that weakens the immune system and triples the risk a person will develop the lung disease, health experts warned on Wednesday.

Sistine chapel dazzles after tech makeover

High above the altar in the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel, the halo around Jesus Christ’s head in Michelangelo’s famous frescoes shines with a brighter glow, thanks to a revolutionary new lighting system.

Sistine chapel dazzles after tech makeover

High above the altar in the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel, the halo around Jesus Christ’s head in Michelangelo’s famous frescoes shines with a brighter glow, thanks to a revolutionary new lighting system.

Dylan to release new album in 2015

Rock legend Bob Dylan will release a new album in 2015, he has confirmed, after he unexpectedly put out a cover of a Frank Sinatra song.