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Venezuela seeks to stymie OAS meeting

Venezuela called Monday for the suspension of an Organization of American States meeting intended to discuss the South American OPEC nation’s economic crisis and political standoff.

Venezuela seeks to stymie OAS meeting

Venezuela called Monday for the suspension of an Organization of American States meeting intended to discuss the South American OPEC nation’s economic crisis and political standoff.

Bahrain alleges Iran-backed cell in terror plots

Bahrain said it had broken an Iranian-linked “terrorist cell” suspected of involvement in a bomb attack on a police bus in February and plotting to assassinate senior officials, Bahrain state news agency BNA reported.

London mansion owners turn to Airbnb

Frustrated after searching for a buyer for two years, the owner of a luxury apartment overlooking London’s Hyde Park decided to rent it out for 1,500 pounds ($1,880) a night.

Cedars target Asian Cup qualifiers 

Home support and squad unity can guide Lebanon to Asian Cup qualification, manager Miodrag Radulovic said on the eve of the Cedars’ first Group B game against Hong Kong in Beirut Tuesday.

Cedars target Asian Cup qualifiers 

Home support and squad unity can guide Lebanon to Asian Cup qualification, manager Miodrag Radulovic said on the eve of the Cedars’ first Group B game against Hong Kong in Beirut Tuesday.

Ferrari drought-breaker sets up real F1 duel

With Sebastian Vettel ascending the top of the podium in his red Ferrari race suit, the new regulations for Formula One cars seemingly needed only one Grand Prix to produce one of the desired effects.

Stitching Palestine: 12 women, a common thread 

“Stitching Palestine,” Carol Mansour’s latest documentary, takes a close look at the lives, memories and identities of 12 women and their Palestinian life stories, all connected through their varied and personal relationship with Palestinian embroidery.

Stitching Palestine: 12 women, a common thread 

“Stitching Palestine,” Carol Mansour’s latest documentary, takes a close look at the lives, memories and identities of 12 women and their Palestinian life stories, all connected through their varied and personal relationship with Palestinian embroidery.

Dylan gives rare interview, talks Sinatra, Elvis

Bob Dylan opened up about his music and songwriting and discussed his relationships with Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and others in a rare and lengthy interview posted exclusively to his website Wednesday.

Tawlet’s soup kitchen, hoping to help 

Aasha el Tayeb, a new initiative cooked up by Beirut-based NGO Souk el Tayeb to offer a restaurant experience to underprivileged members of society, was inaugurated Thursday with the first of many “soup kitchen” dinner parties.

Theme parks aim to do away with the line

At Universal Orlando Resort’s new “Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon” ride, waiting in line has been replaced by lounging on couches and listening to a racy barber shop quartet sing until it’s time to enter the ride.

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