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Berri and Nasrallah focus on corruption, administration 

Re-elected Speaker Nabih Berri and Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah met Friday evening and decided on a comprehensive approach towards combatting corruption in the economic, financial and administrative files, a statement from the Hezbollah media office reported Saturday.

Berri and Nasrallah focus on corruption, administration 

Re-elected Speaker Nabih Berri and Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah met Friday evening and decided on a comprehensive approach towards combatting corruption in the economic, financial and administrative files, a statement from the Hezbollah media office reported Saturday.

Interior Ministry: 'No lost votes' in expat round 

The Interior Ministry’s elections operations room said Friday there were “no lost expatriate votes” in the parliamentary elections, adding that the ministry was not responsible for any vote counting errors amid complaints of uncounted or lost ballots abroad.

U.S. envoy urges clampdown on corruption 

U.S. Ambassador Elizabeth Richard said Thursday that the new Lebanese government needs to tackle corruption and improve transparency in order to safeguard the country’s economy.

U.S. envoy urges clampdown on corruption 

U.S. Ambassador Elizabeth Richard said Thursday that the new Lebanese government needs to tackle corruption and improve transparency in order to safeguard the country’s economy.

Axed U.S. and North Korea meeting sinks shares

President Donald Trump’s move to cancel a planned June meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sent global shares lower Thursday, while auto stocks continued to decline on tariff fears.

Serena, Sharapova poised for French Open last-16

Three-time champion Serena Williams could face longtime rival Maria Sharapova in the French Open last-16 after Thursday’s draw that also handed Rafael Nadal a dream route to an 11th title.

Portraits of resilience, coexistence 

“Portraits of Resilience,” an exhibition by Sam Tarling, assembles 25 photos, all highlighting the resilience of Syrian and Lebanese communities living side by side on the margins of this country.

Portraits of resilience, coexistence 

“Portraits of Resilience,” an exhibition by Sam Tarling, assembles 25 photos, all highlighting the resilience of Syrian and Lebanese communities living side by side on the margins of this country.

French sculptor shows off print-your-own robot

A French sculptor has taken tinkering to a new level by developing a life-size robot made of cheap circuit-boards and plastic parts that anyone can download at home and make on a 3-D printer.

Africa slowly turning to cremations, though long taboo

Wailing women, long speeches, livestock slaughtered for a feast. For many in Africa, funerals are multi-day gatherings and deeply traditional, with elaborate burial rites to emphasize the belief that the dead are not really dead.

Africa slowly turning to cremations, though long taboo

Wailing women, long speeches, livestock slaughtered for a feast. For many in Africa, funerals are multi-day gatherings and deeply traditional, with elaborate burial rites to emphasize the belief that the dead are not really dead.

An egg a day may keep the doctor away: study

For decades, experts warned that eating eggs raises levels of unhealthy cholesterol. But a study Tuesday said an egg a day may actually reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke.

Tesla's Musk bashes media, proposes credibility check

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk gained the support Thursday of more than half a million people on Twitter for plans to create a website evaluating journalists' credibility, spurred by his frustration at media reports about the electric car maker.

Robots fight weeds in challenge to agrochemical giants

In a field of sugar beet in Switzerland, a solar-powered robot that looks like a table on wheels scans the rows of crops with its camera, identifies weeds and zaps them with jets of blue liquid from its mechanical tentacles.