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UN needs $80 million for schools for Palestinian refugees

The head of the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees expressed hope Tuesday that Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait will come up with $80 million to ensure that 500,000 boys and girls who are refugees can start the next school year on time in August

Easter boosts tourism numbers 

Tourist arrivals from Jordan and Syria improved during the Easter season, but tourism activity is still low, said Pierre Ashkar, president of the Syndicate of Hotel Owners in Lebanon.

Easter boosts tourism numbers 

Tourist arrivals from Jordan and Syria improved during the Easter season, but tourism activity is still low, said Pierre Ashkar, president of the Syndicate of Hotel Owners in Lebanon.

Atletico oust Bayern to reach CL final

Atletico reached the Champions League final for the second time in three seasons Tuesday, going through on away goals after a 2-1 defeat at Bayern Munich, in which both sides missed a penalty, with the tie finishing 2-2 on aggregate.

Atletico oust Bayern to reach CL final

Atletico reached the Champions League final for the second time in three seasons Tuesday, going through on away goals after a 2-1 defeat at Bayern Munich, in which both sides missed a penalty, with the tie finishing 2-2 on aggregate.

Nadal makes commanding start in Madrid

Fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal stretched his perfect start to the European clay court season to 11 matches with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Russia’s Andrey Kuznetsov to reach Round 3 of the Madrid Masters Tuesday.

Thunder roll Spurs, LeBron leads Cavs

LeBron James led the way as the Cleveland Cavaliers finally broke the Atlanta Hawks’ resistance to seal a 104-93 victory and take a 1-0 lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series Monday.

Olympic flame arrives in Brazil

The Olympic flame arrived in Brasilia Tuesday aboard a flight from Geneva to embark on a procession across Brazil culminating in the opening ceremony of the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro

Mercedes surprised by Ferrari's lack of pace

By Alan Baldwin Ferrari are still waiting to take the fight to Formula One champions Mercedes after a Russian Grand Prix that left even their dominant rivals surprised by the gap in performance

From the rubbles of a fading memory 

Nabil Abou Hamad is searching for hope in the demolition of the past in his latest exhibition “Rubble” now on display at Remomero Italian Authors Gallery.

From the rubbles of a fading memory 

Nabil Abou Hamad is searching for hope in the demolition of the past in his latest exhibition “Rubble” now on display at Remomero Italian Authors Gallery.

‘Angry Birds’ maker wants phones out

The creators of “Angry Birds” hope movie theater audiences don’t get their feathers ruffled if some filmgoers pluck out their mobile devices at the end of “The Angry Birds Movie” and point them at the screen.

Lebanese designer’s moorish patterns 

Fashionista Hadia Sinno took the style world by storm with a unique combination of expertise and avant-garde style, rising to become one of the most preeminent voices on all things fashion.

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