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Lebanon to postpone gas auction yet again

Lebanon will once again postpone the gas auction which was scheduled for Aug. 10 as some ministers expressed their dissatisfaction over the state’s share stated in the decrees, insiders said.

Lebanon to postpone gas auction yet again

Lebanon will once again postpone the gas auction which was scheduled for Aug. 10 as some ministers expressed their dissatisfaction over the state’s share stated in the decrees, insiders said.

Foreign banks begrudgingly bend to U.S. rules

Financiers may grumble that the United States is acting like an imperial power in punishing foreign banks for dealings far beyond U.S. territory, but in the end they are more likely to bow to Washington than kick against its dollar muscle.

Sad silence for Gaza

The Israeli offensive against the Gaza Strip has produced a death toll that is approaching 200 people, mainly civilians, a wide swathe of destruction in one of the most densely populated places on earth and yet another humanitarian crisis in the Arab world.

Sad silence for Gaza

The Israeli offensive against the Gaza Strip has produced a death toll that is approaching 200 people, mainly civilians, a wide swathe of destruction in one of the most densely populated places on earth and yet another humanitarian crisis in the Arab world.

Obama’s anti-terror policy looks good, on paper

In President Barack Obama’s sometimes maddeningly cautious foreign policy, you can see him struggling to answer what may be the hardest question of his presidency: How should the United States project power in a disorderly world without making the same mistakes it did in Iraq and Afghanistan?

There is not much U.S. can do in Syria

The Obama administration’s decision to seek $500 million to train and fund elements of the Syrian opposition has been greeted with bipartisan support in Washington.

Djokovic ends Federer record dream

Novak Djokovic won his second Wimbledon title and seventh career major with a 6-7 (7/9), 6-4, 7-6 (7/4), 5-7, 6-4 victory over Roger Federer Sunday, shattering the Swiss star’s dream of a record eighth triumph in an epic struggle.

A new Motto for diners: Pay what you want

Just off the lazy thrum of Mar Mikhael’s main street in midday is a cafe where you can eat delicious authentic cuisine in a charming rustic setting all for the cost of – wait for it – whatever you feel is fair.

A new Motto for diners: Pay what you want

Just off the lazy thrum of Mar Mikhael’s main street in midday is a cafe where you can eat delicious authentic cuisine in a charming rustic setting all for the cost of – wait for it – whatever you feel is fair.

Jazz bass innovator Charlie Haden dies at 76

Charlie Haden helped change the shape of jazz more than a half-century ago as a member of Ornette Coleman’s groundbreaking quartet, liberating the contrabass from its traditional rhythm section role.

Jazz bass innovator Charlie Haden dies at 76

Charlie Haden helped change the shape of jazz more than a half-century ago as a member of Ornette Coleman’s groundbreaking quartet, liberating the contrabass from its traditional rhythm section role.

Comedian Tracy Morgan released from rehab after June crash

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was released from a rehabilitation center to finish his recovery at home from a New Jersey crash in June that left him critically injured and killed a fellow passenger, his spokesman said on Saturday.