• Lebanese Protesters Clash With Army Near Presidential Palace

    Lebanese Protesters Clash With Army Near Presidential Palace0

    BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese soldiers on Saturday fired rubber bullets and live rounds in the air to disperse hundreds of protesters trying to march to the presidential palace during an anti-government demonstration. Tension is high in Lebanon following last month’s devastating explosion at Beirut’s port that killed nearly 200 people, and after another mysterious and

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  • Iran Executes 27-Year-Old Wrestler After Trump Asked For Leniency

    Iran Executes 27-Year-Old Wrestler After Trump Asked For Leniency0

    TEHRAN (AP) — Iranian state TV on Saturday reported that the country’s authorities executed a wrestler for allegedly murdering a man, after President Donald Trump asked for the 27-year-old condemned man’s life to be spared. State TV quoted the chief justice of Fars province, Kazem Mousavi, as saying: “The retaliation sentence against Navid Afkari, the

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  • Bahrain To Normalize Its Relationship With Israel, Trump Says

    Bahrain To Normalize Its Relationship With Israel, Trump Says0

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Bahrain has become the latest Arab nation to agree to normalize ties with Israel as part of a broader diplomatic push by President Donald Trump and his administration to fully integrate the Jewish state into the Middle East. Trump announced the agreement on Friday, following a three-way phone call he had with

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  • Scientists: Climate Change To Blame For Extreme Weather This Year

    Scientists: Climate Change To Blame For Extreme Weather This Year0

    By Matthew Green LONDON, Sept 10 (Reuters) – The planet is showing signs it’s in peril. In recent weeks, the world has seen ferocious wildfires in the U.S. West, torrential rains in Africa, weirdly warm temperatures on the surface of tropical oceans, and record heat waves from California to the Siberian Arctic. This spate of

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  • Huge Fire Breaks Out At Beirut Port A Month After Explosion

    Huge Fire Breaks Out At Beirut Port A Month After Explosion0

    BEIRUT (AP) — A huge fire broke out Thursday at the Port of Beirut, triggering panic among residents traumatized by last month’s massive explosion there that killed and injured thousands of people. It was not immediately clear what caused the fire at the facility, which was decimated by the Aug. 4 explosion when nearly 3,000

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  • Missing Hiker Shows Up At Press Conference About His Own Disappearance

    Missing Hiker Shows Up At Press Conference About His Own Disappearance0

    An 80-year-old who went missing while hiking in northeast England had an emotional reunion with his family when he turned up as police were making a public appeal over his disappearance. Harry Harvey was reported missing around 1:30 p.m. on Sunday after he was separated from his walking partner the day before while hiking in

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