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Lebanon supports Yemen's sovereignty: Salam 

Prime Minister Tammam Salam offered an ambiguous position towards the Saudi-led military intervention in Yemen during the Arab League summit in Sharm el-Sheikh Saturday, saying Beirut supported any move that preserves Sanaa's “sovereignty and territorial integrity.”

Canadian firm to upgrade Beirut airport radars

Lebanon signed a contract Friday with a Canadian company to upgrade the radar system at Beirut’s international airport, Public Works Minister Ghazi Zeaiter announced, amid a campaign to revamp the facility.

Canadian firm to upgrade Beirut airport radars

Lebanon signed a contract Friday with a Canadian company to upgrade the radar system at Beirut’s international airport, Public Works Minister Ghazi Zeaiter announced, amid a campaign to revamp the facility.

Gulf markets end off lows after panic over Yemen

Most Middle East stock markets fell Thursday after Saudi Arabia and its allies in the region launched airstrikes against Yemen’s Houthi militia, but they came well off their lows late in the day as the initial panic subsided.

U.S. growth mild, but durable

The U.S. economy’s tepid performance last quarter – a 2.2 percent annual growth rate, the government said Friday – was typical of the economic rebound that began in the summer of 2009.

The reasons for our Arab wars lie deep 

The latest war in the Middle East, the Saudi Arabian-led assault on Yemen to prevent the Houthi movement from taking full control of the country, has triggered a fascinating legal and ideological debate about the legitimacy and efficacy of the venture.

The reasons for our Arab wars lie deep 

The latest war in the Middle East, the Saudi Arabian-led assault on Yemen to prevent the Houthi movement from taking full control of the country, has triggered a fascinating legal and ideological debate about the legitimacy and efficacy of the venture.

Sworn to violence 

Two recent interviews with Bashar Assad contain the leader’s views on relations with Russia and the U.S., as well as an expected categorical denial that Syrian forces have bombed civilian areas with chlorine gas.

Hiddink insists Dutch will qualify despite setback

Veteran Netherlands coach Guus Hiddink insists his side will qualify for next year's European Championship as questions over his tenure re-emerge in the wake of a last-gasp 1-1 home draw with Turkey Saturday.

Hiddink insists Dutch will qualify despite setback

Veteran Netherlands coach Guus Hiddink insists his side will qualify for next year's European Championship as questions over his tenure re-emerge in the wake of a last-gasp 1-1 home draw with Turkey Saturday.

Ferrari's Vettel storms to victory in Malaysia

Sebastian Vettel drives a flawless tactical race to claim his maiden victory for Ferrari at the Malaysian Grand Prix, registers the first Formula One win for the Italian team since 2013.

Tabbah: From silk printers to jewelry craftsmen 

In the 19th century, the Lebanese Tabbah family, based then in Zahle, specialized in engraving wooden blocks for silk printing. That was the start of the family’s long and successful journey in the world of bespoke jewelry.

Tabbah: From silk printers to jewelry craftsmen 

In the 19th century, the Lebanese Tabbah family, based then in Zahle, specialized in engraving wooden blocks for silk printing. That was the start of the family’s long and successful journey in the world of bespoke jewelry.

Antarctica tourists: Be prepared for the wild

They trekked snow-covered mountains, gasped at seals flopping along the coastline and oohed at penguins waddling along on the ice, and even took in the spectacle of a humpback whale flapping its tail amid a sea of melting icebergs.Teaser

Tanya Traboulsi’s skeptical glances of ‘home’ 

One of the things families do, it’s said, is to stage collective memories for entertainment. Digital media no doubt abets this practice, if it persists at all, but last century this sort of ritual recollection was performed using more rudimentary media.

Tanya Traboulsi’s skeptical glances of ‘home’ 

One of the things families do, it’s said, is to stage collective memories for entertainment. Digital media no doubt abets this practice, if it persists at all, but last century this sort of ritual recollection was performed using more rudimentary media.

Where will One Direction go after Malik?

David Lee Roth and Van Halen. Noel Gallagher and Oasis. And now Zayn Malik and One Direction. Malik says he is leaving the chart-topping British boy band “to be a normal 22-year-old who is able to relax and have some private time out of the spotlight.”

Schwarzenegger’s back for Terminator: Genisys

As promised, the Terminator and the man who originated the steely machine – Arnold Schwarzenegger – are back this summer for another go in “Terminator: Genisys,” and Paramount Pictures, eager for a blockbuster, has already fired up a machine of its own – the publicity kind.