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New NSC chief McMaster a soldier-scholar

President Donald Trump has chosen as his national security adviser a soldier-scholar who fought in both Iraq wars and wrote an influential book that called out the U.S. government for “lies” that led to the Vietnam War.

Refugee crisis strains electricity supplies 

The ongoing Syrian refugee crisis is straining Lebanon’s already inadequate electricity infrastructure, a recent report published by the Energy Ministry and UNDP Tuesday has found.

Lebanese banks lag behind Europe in fintech 

Banks in Lebanon are falling behind their European counterparts when it comes to providing technological financial services, better known as fintech services, a senior banker said.

Lebanese banks lag behind Europe in fintech 

Banks in Lebanon are falling behind their European counterparts when it comes to providing technological financial services, better known as fintech services, a senior banker said.

Deutsche Boerse unit’s Iran ties to face probe

U.S. prosecutors are pushing forward on an Iran sanctions investigation that had languished during the multiyear period when Washington and Tehran were negotiating their nuclear pact, according to people briefed on the matter.

Aguero stars as City sink Monaco in thriller

Sergio Aguero starred as Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in a breathless and dizzyingly end-to-end Champions League last 16 first-leg encounter at a rocking Etihad Stadium Tuesday.

Aguero stars as City sink Monaco in thriller

Sergio Aguero starred as Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in a breathless and dizzyingly end-to-end Champions League last 16 first-leg encounter at a rocking Etihad Stadium Tuesday.

Lakers promote Magic in major shake-up

The Los Angeles Lakers fired general manager Mitch Kupchak Tuesday and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations in a major shake-up of the struggling franchise’s front office.

Johnson cruises to win and No. 1 ranking

Dustin Johnson secured the world No. 1 ranking in style when he smoked the field for a five-stroke victory at the Genesis Open in southern California Sunday.

Renault targets top five in Formula One

The Renault Formula One team unveiled their new-look 2017 car Tuesday with a target of the top five in the championship, and possible podium finishes, after struggling among the back-markers last season.

Guggenheim celebrates its immigrant roots

The Guggenheim Museum is highlighting the work of some of the visionaries who shaped its collection, using the occasion to note immigrants’ contributions to American art weeks after the U.S. president signed a travel ban.

Guggenheim celebrates its immigrant roots

The Guggenheim Museum is highlighting the work of some of the visionaries who shaped its collection, using the occasion to note immigrants’ contributions to American art weeks after the U.S. president signed a travel ban.

A look at America’s civil rights struggle

As author, poet and essayist James Baldwin started writing a book in the late 1960s exploring the lives of three black civil rights activists, little did he realize his examination of race relations would resonate so deeply in present day America.

Airbnb imposes limits on rentals in Barcelona

Homeowners in central Barcelona will only be able to rent out one place on Airbnb as part of new rules announced Tuesday by the home rentals website, at loggerheads with local authorities.

After son's suicide, dad starts 'The Kindness Challenge'

A New Jersey father mourning the suicide of his son figured a few dozen family friends might join the page he launched on Facebook, his attempt to share stories of kindness and to urge people to do good deeds without expecting anything in return

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