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43 min ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Health Minister Wael Abu Faour Saturday visited the southern town of Shebaa, reassuring residents that there were no gunmen in the area and urging them to leave security measures to the Army and security forces.
1 hr ago | WLNE-TV Providence
Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed... Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of ... (more)
1 hr ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Nusra Front released a video of captured soldiers and members of the Internal Security Forces asking Hezbollah to withdraw from Syria or else their kidnappers would kill them.
6 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Lebanese soldiers check identity cards at a checkpoint set up in the northern port city of Tripoli on August 5, 2014.
File - People stand in front of the Bristol Hotel in Hamra, Wednesday, June 12, 2013.
MP Ibrahim Kanaan, center, speaks during a press conference at the Parliament in Beirut, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014.
"ISIS is causing the exodus of Mosul's Christians while the Change and Reform bloc is emptying the presidency from a Christian political presence," said MP Fadi Karam.
Social Affairs Minister Rashid Derbas speaks during a conference at the Social Affairs Ministry in Beirut.
Prime Minister Tammam Salam, right, speaks with deputy Prime Minister Samir Moqbel during a Cabinet session at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.
Free Syrian Army fighters react while launching a rocket towards Hama military airport that is controlled by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in the Hama countryside July 25, 2014.
Some travellers want to see history, others want to live it. In Lebanon, a slice of land between the Mediterranean and war-ravaged Syria, you can do a lot of both.
File - Health Minister Wael Abu Faour attends a ceremony in Baabda, Thursday, March 13, 2014.
A defense attorney said Thursday that a Marine accused of deserting his unit a decade ago in Iraq was kept in Lebanon for eight years while he faced a military trial there.
BEIRUT: Civil Defense fire brigades, assisted by municipality workers and residents, are struggling to extinguish a fire that broke out in the vicinity of millennia-old cedar trees in Maaser al-Chouf, southeast of Beirut, Thursday.
Lebanese Forces MP Elie Keyrouz, right, listens to Change and Reform bloc MP Ibrahim Kanaan during a presidential election session at the Parliament in Beirut, Wednesday, July 2, 2014.
He played every part himself. The lead singer, principal songwriter and driving force behind the U.S. indie-rock band in the summer of 2006.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 07:45 am
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