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UAE-Israeli deal 'a favor for Trump': Hezbollah 

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah said Friday the historic UAE-Israel diplomatic deal was a personal election favor for President Donald Trump, calling it a “stab in the back” of the Palestinian people.

Lebanese pound hovering around LL7,000 

The volatile Lebanese pound fell slightly against the US dollar Friday, trading at around LL7,075 to the dollar as diplomatic efforts to help the blast-hit country intensified.

Lebanese pound hovering around LL7,000 

The volatile Lebanese pound fell slightly against the US dollar Friday, trading at around LL7,075 to the dollar as diplomatic efforts to help the blast-hit country intensified.

Turkey's lira tumbles on worries of crisis as dollar firms

The Turkish lira resumed its sharp fall Wednesday on investor worries of a full-blown currency crisis and as a firm dollar made it more vulnerable to a squeeze, while emerging market stocks fell on doubts over coronavirus aid in the United States.

Verstappen ends Mercedes' winning streak

Red Bull's Max Verstappen won Formula One's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix at Silverstone Sunday to end Mercedes' run of domination and become champion Lewis Hamilton's closest challenger.

Cairo's Tahrir Square gets a contested makeover

Critics say the project appears designed to tighten control of a symbolic public space and prevent future protests. Some archaeologists worry about the preservation of four sandstone sphinxes placed on a busy roundabout.

Cairo's Tahrir Square gets a contested makeover

Critics say the project appears designed to tighten control of a symbolic public space and prevent future protests. Some archaeologists worry about the preservation of four sandstone sphinxes placed on a busy roundabout.

Cyprus singer shines spotlight on refugees

Alexia Vassiliou's experiences shaped her future, and today she uses her international acclaim as an artist to help shine a spotlight on the plight of the displaced and refugees around the world.

A low-key ‘Secret Garden’ that still blooms

Mark Mundan’s adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s book, released Friday on-demand from STX Films, struggles to burrow into the interiors of its characters but it’s sluggish and too withdrawn for such a vibrant tale

Yale’s ‘Shakespeare Lady’ dies of COIVD-19

One musician and human rights educator, who saw Margaret Holloway perform dozens of times, recalled how the uninitiated would quickly shift from treating her like a ‘weird eccentric homeless person’ to someone who ‘embodies Shakespeare’

In a first, Airbnb takes action against guest for party

For the first time, Airbnb is taking legal action against a guest for violating its ban on unauthorized parties. The San Francisco-based home sharing company said Wednesday it is initiating legal proceedings against a guest who held an unauthorized party at a home in Sacramento County, California, last weekend. Three people were shot and wounded at the party.

How Tesla defined a new era for the global auto industry

Tesla Inc's rapid rise to become the world's most valuable carmaker could mark the start of a new era for the global auto industry, defined by a Silicon Valley approach to software that is overtaking old-school manufacturing know-how.