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Family demands killers of Army hero be seized 

Highly decorated Army Maj. Rabih Kahil, who succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained during a roadside altercation over the weekend, will be laid to rest in Beirut Thursday morning, his family and the Lebanese Army said Wednesday.

Family demands killers of Army hero be seized 

Highly decorated Army Maj. Rabih Kahil, who succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained during a roadside altercation over the weekend, will be laid to rest in Beirut Thursday morning, his family and the Lebanese Army said Wednesday.

China says 'many' countries sending troops for war anniversary

China's Defense Ministry said Thursday that "many" countries were sending troops to participate in or watch a military parade in central Beijing in September to commemorate the end of World War Two, but would only name Russia amongst those nations.

Some restaurants buckle beneath garbage crisis 

As the seemingly unending garbage crisis continues to frustrate residents of Beirut and Mount Lebanon, the repulsive heaps of trash, intolerable stench and frequent road closures have not spared restaurants, with some reporting that business has been severely hit.

Some restaurants buckle beneath garbage crisis 

As the seemingly unending garbage crisis continues to frustrate residents of Beirut and Mount Lebanon, the repulsive heaps of trash, intolerable stench and frequent road closures have not spared restaurants, with some reporting that business has been severely hit.

Tsipras: Party rebels could force early election

Greece’s prime minister sought to contain a deepening rift in his radical left Syriza Party Wednesday, warning rebels that he would have to call early elections if they keep opposing key reforms demanded for a new international bailout.

Egypt finishes work on New Suez Canal

Egypt has finished building its New Suez Canal, its overseer said Wednesday, a project President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi sees as a symbol of national pride and a major chance to stimulate an economy suffering double-digit unemployment.

After Europe, Platini targets FIFA

Formerly one of the world’s greatest players and currently the most important man in European football, Michel Platini is now targeting the top job in the game after confirming Wednesday he would stand to become FIFA president.

After Europe, Platini targets FIFA

Formerly one of the world’s greatest players and currently the most important man in European football, Michel Platini is now targeting the top job in the game after confirming Wednesday he would stand to become FIFA president.

Mercedes need to sort out their starts

For the second race in a row it all went wrong at the start for Mercedes in Hungary and a rule change coming in after the August break will give the Formula One world champions even more to think about.

Cedars get serious as Asia Championship looms 

The Lebanese national basketball team is set to start serious preparations for the upcoming FIBA Asia Championship which is due to take place from Sept. 23 until Oct. 3 in Changsha, China.

Brady vows to fight on

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady vowed to fight his four-game suspension Wednesday, and team owner Robert Kraft opened training camp by saying he continues to “believe and unequivocally support” the three-time Super Bowl MVP.

No new contact with comet lander, scientists say

European scientists says that had once again failed to make contact with the Philae comet lander, which has struggled to maintain reliable communication link since coming back to life last month

No new contact with comet lander, scientists say

European scientists says that had once again failed to make contact with the Philae comet lander, which has struggled to maintain reliable communication link since coming back to life last month

A life on the beach 

With temperatures rising by the day, beachgoers scramble to find excuses to spend as much time as possible enjoying the cool breeze at the beach.

Actor Depardieu banned from Ukraine for stance on Russia

Ukraine has banned French actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years, its state security service says, apparently for making comments that suggested he supported Russia's annexation of Crimea last year

Actor Depardieu banned from Ukraine for stance on Russia

Ukraine has banned French actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years, its state security service says, apparently for making comments that suggested he supported Russia's annexation of Crimea last year

Somalia president: No elections in 2016

Somalia's president is ruling out the possibility of holding elections that are due next year, citing security challenges stemming from an Islamic insurgency.