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Gunmen kidnap two in e. Lebanon 

Gunmen from the Lebanese town of Brital released two men from a Bedouin tribe in the Bekaa Valley Sunday after they had been allegedly kidnapped as revenge for a previous abduction.

Gunmen kidnap two in e. Lebanon 

Gunmen from the Lebanese town of Brital released two men from a Bedouin tribe in the Bekaa Valley Sunday after they had been allegedly kidnapped as revenge for a previous abduction.

Egyptian army kills 25 militants in North Sinai-sources

Egypt's military launched air strikes and ground operations that killed 25 Islamist militants in North Sinai, security sources said, as the country grapples with an increasingly ambitious insurgency based in the region.

Upsets unlikely as big guns set for Wimbledon last 16

Rafa Nadal may have left the stage but the smooth progress into Wimbledon's second week of the remaining members of tennis's established powerbase suggests further upsets are unlikely in the men's last 16 on Monday.

Upsets unlikely as big guns set for Wimbledon last 16

Rafa Nadal may have left the stage but the smooth progress into Wimbledon's second week of the remaining members of tennis's established powerbase suggests further upsets are unlikely in the men's last 16 on Monday.

Tour set for Battle Royale on treacherous course

Alberto Contador will cement his status as the best grand tour rider of the modern era if he emerges as the winner of the Big Four’s Battle Royale at the Tour de France – the most highly anticipated race in decades.

Mountaineering marks 150th anniversary

A literary critic, a judge and an explorer were among a tiny group of wealthy Britons who conquered the Alps’ highest peaks 150 years ago, never expecting their “gentlemen’s” hobby would morph into a worldwide sport.

Marvel’s Ant-Man plays big for the silver screen

Marvel brings its latest superhero offering to the silver screen in “Ant-Man,” with Paul Rudd, known for his roles in popular comedies, portraying a thief who has the power to shrink in size but grow in power.