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Lebanon’s journalists suffer abuse, threats covering unrest

BEIRUT (AP) - Lebanese journalists are facing threats and wide-ranging harassment in their work - including verbal insults and physical attacks, even death threats...

US envoy: US has `other tools’ if Iran’s bad actions go...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft warned Iran on Friday that the Trump administration will keep up its maximum pressure campaign and...

UN Libya migrant center plagued with crowding, TB, food cuts

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The United Nations center in Libya was opened as an “alternative to detention,” a last, safe stop for migrants before...

UN Libya migrant center plagued with crowding, TB, food cuts

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The United Nations center in Libya was opened as an “alternative to detention,” a last, safe stop for migrants before...

OPEC nations, Russia look to cut oil output to lift prices

The countries of the OPEC oil-producing cartel and ally Russia were attempting Friday to finalize a deal to cut production in an attempt to...

TB, armed guards, lack of food at UN migrant center in...

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The United Nations center in Libya was opened as an “alternative to detention,” a last, safe stop for migrants before...

US considers sending several thousand more troops to Mideast

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Pentagon is considering sending several thousand additional troops to the Middle East to help deter Iranian aggression, amid reports of...

GOP senator bows to White House on Armenian genocide measure

WASHINGTON (AP) - Bowing to pressure from the White House, a Republican senator blocked a resolution Thursday that would recognize the mass killings...

GOP senator bows to White House on Armenian genocide measure

WASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican senator blocked a resolution Thursday that would recognize the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks a century ago...

GOP senator bows to White House on Armenian genocide measure

WASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican senator blocked a resolution Thursday that would recognize the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks a century ago...