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3 hrs ago | Marine News
During the CMA CGM Columba call in Beirut, Lebanon, on August 19, Jacques R. Saad, CMA CGM Group's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, visited the 11,400 TEU ship.
7 hrs ago | The Daily Star
The March 14 has backed Geagea's nomination while Aoun remains the March 8 group's undeclared candidate for the country's top Christian post.
8 hrs ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Future Bloc MPs called Wednesday for giving priority to electing a new president over holding the parliamentary elections, arguing that the bloc supported extending Parliament's term only to facilitate the presidential election and avert a total vacuum.
BEIRUT: The parliamentary Future bloc renewed its call Tuesday for priority to be given to the election of a new president to avoid the security and constitutional ramifications that might arise from holding parliamentary polls before the presidential vote.
This undated photo shows a Hezbollah fighters launching rockets during clashes with Nusra Front militants in the hills surrounding the border province of Qalamoun.
Jacoby's Restaurant & Mercantile opened this week at 3235 E. Cesar Chavez St. The rustic restaurant that looks like it could have been updated and pulled from the 19th century serves ranch-style food like Texas Salisbury steak, shrimp and grits, charcuterie, and chicken-fried steak.
STILL MAKING MUSIC: Guitarists Rudolph Schenker, left, and Matthias Jabs, right, of the German rock band Scorpions perform during a concert at Byblos International Festival in the ancient city of Byblos, north of Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, July 6, 2011.
BEIRUT: Military Prosecutor Saqr Saqr Tuesday charged Hussein al-Hussein for creating a fake Twitter account in the name of the Free Sunni Brigades of Baalbek.
BEIRUT: The Internal Security Forces' traffic control urged drivers heading to Qleiat and Faraya via the Ashqout road to be vigilant due to rain fall and poor visibility.
BEIRUT: It was September 1998 and the name of Souha Bechara had made the headlines again.
The Department of State urges U.S. citizens to avoid all travel to Lebanon because of ongoing safety and security concerns.
Relatives mourn over the coffin of Mazen Diab during his funeral at the Khashogji Mosque in Beirut, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.
Lebanese soldiers advance towards Arsal, in the eastern Bekaa Valley as part of reinforcements August 5, 2014.
File - Hanna Gharib, the head of Secondary Teachers Associations, speaks during a teachers rally in front of the Grand Serail in Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011.
BEIRUT: Around 10 families remained in Tfail Sunday evening, one day after residents received a warning to evacuate because the Syrian army would soon shell the village in the eastern Bekaa Valley.
Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Awad Asiri attends a conference in Beirut, Thursday, May 9, 2013.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 01:13 pm
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