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Israelis and Palestinians look to Trump’s U.S.

Israel and the Palestinians remain as far apart as ever after a Paris conference, with attention now turning to whether U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will shake up the long-stagnant Middle East peace process.

Israelis and Palestinians look to Trump’s U.S.

Israel and the Palestinians remain as far apart as ever after a Paris conference, with attention now turning to whether U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will shake up the long-stagnant Middle East peace process.

Eight men are as rich as half the world: Oxfam

The gap between the super-rich and the poorest half of the global population is starker than previously thought, with just eight men, from Bill Gates to Michael Bloomberg, owning as much wealth as 3.6 billion people, according to an analysis by Oxfam released Monday.

Startups pioneering hydroponics in region 

Lack of space and harsh environmental conditions often translate into limited farming opportunities, but several Lebanese companies are tackling the problem with a farming method allowing plants to grow without soil.

Hajj Hasan heads industrialists in visit to Aoun 

The goal of the Industry Ministry is to reach a GDP of $70 billion to $80 billion in Lebanon with the industry sector representing 15 percent of it, equivalent to $12 billion, Industry Minister Hussein Hajj Hasan said.

Hajj Hasan heads industrialists in visit to Aoun 

The goal of the Industry Ministry is to reach a GDP of $70 billion to $80 billion in Lebanon with the industry sector representing 15 percent of it, equivalent to $12 billion, Industry Minister Hussein Hajj Hasan said.

Sisi: Pound can hit ‘fair value’ in six months

The Egyptian pound can attain its “fair value” in about six months, President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said, trying to reassure his anxious nation that a price surge since the abandonment of currency controls is temporary.

Federer returns with a win, joins Murray

Roger Federer shanked a few shots and was unsettled by how nervous he felt after six months on the sidelines, despite the familiar surroundings at the Australian Open.

F1 champions Mercedes sign Bottas, Massa returns

Valtteri Bottas replaced retired Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg at Mercedes Monday, with Brazilian veteran Felipe Massa coming out of retirement to take the Finn’s seat at Williams.

Quaker group marks centennial with ‘Waging Peace’

The American Friends Service Committee is celebrating 100 years of nonviolent activism with the exhibition “Waging Peace,” which showcases the group’s accomplishments while also illustrating work that remains to be done.

Quaker group marks centennial with ‘Waging Peace’

The American Friends Service Committee is celebrating 100 years of nonviolent activism with the exhibition “Waging Peace,” which showcases the group’s accomplishments while also illustrating work that remains to be done.

Willie Nelson wants Loretta Lynn to try pot again

Willie Nelson wants his friend Loretta Lynn, who recently revealed that she tried marijuana for the first time at the age of 84 for her glaucoma but didn’t like it, to give pot a second chance.

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