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Hundreds gather at hospital to remember victims 

Hundreds of mourners gathered at St. George’s Hospital University Medical Center Wednesday morning to honor the one-year anniversary of the mammoth explosion in the port of Beirut that devastated the hospital, killing staff and patients. 

Hundreds gather at hospital to remember victims 

Hundreds of mourners gathered at St. George’s Hospital University Medical Center Wednesday morning to honor the one-year anniversary of the mammoth explosion in the port of Beirut that devastated the hospital, killing staff and patients. 

Lebanese pound dives after Mikati negative vibes 

The battered Lebanese pound tumbled on the black market Tuesday, trading at over 21,000 against the dollar, a day after Prime Minister Najib Mikati indicated a major setback in his efforts to form a new government.

Lebanese pound dives after Mikati negative vibes 

The battered Lebanese pound tumbled on the black market Tuesday, trading at over 21,000 against the dollar, a day after Prime Minister Najib Mikati indicated a major setback in his efforts to form a new government.

Japanese rice paddy art marks Tokyo Olympics

The images are part of a yearly tradition started by the town of Gyoda in Saitama, north of Tokyo, in 2008 in a bid to bring in tourists. In 2015, they even scooped a Guinness World Record for creating the world’s largest rice field artwork: 28,000 square metres

Japanese rice paddy art marks Tokyo Olympics

The images are part of a yearly tradition started by the town of Gyoda in Saitama, north of Tokyo, in 2008 in a bid to bring in tourists. In 2015, they even scooped a Guinness World Record for creating the world’s largest rice field artwork: 28,000 square metres

Prince’s posthumous album pierces the US condition

A 12-track album finished in 2010 but shelved for unknown reasons, ‘Welcome 2 America’ offers a prophetic window into social struggles at today’s forefront, delving into racism, political division, technology and disinformation

Johansson sues Disney for streaming ‘Black Widow’

Box office analysts have cited the film’s streaming debut as a major factor in a lackluster – by Marvel film standards – release for a film that has grossed just over $150 million in domestic theaters in three weeks. Johansson was entitled to a percentage of box office receipts from the much-anticipated Marvel film, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday at Los Angeles Superior Court

10 years on, family ‘reclaims’ Winehouse’s story

Winehouse’s parents have cooperated with ‘Reclaiming Amy,’ a BBC documentary that airs Friday, the anniversary of her death, which her father Mitch says gives a ‘more rounded image of Amy’ than the 2105 doc ‘Amy’