General News

Lebanon: Oil and gas drilling to begin in 2019

Dec 15, 2017

Lebanon's energy and water minister says the country will start exploratory offshore drilling for oil and gas in 2019

Ex-Russian minister jailed for 8 years in sting case

Dec 15, 2017

Russia's former economics minister has been sentenced to eight years in maximum security prison after being convicted of accepting a $2 million bribe

The Latest: Tillerson backtracks on NKorea stance

Dec 15, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has backtracked for an early offer of unconditional talks with North Korea.

FIFA suspends Brazilian soccer president Marco Polo del Nero

Dec 15, 2017

FIFA has suspended Brazilian soccer federation president Marco Polo del Nero for 90 days while he is under an ethics investigation

Russia to resume flights to Egypt, halted after 2015 bombing

Dec 15, 2017

Russia's transportation minister says Moscow will resume flights to Cairo, suspended after 2015 IS bombing

Government & Politics

The Latest: Trump wants death for anyone who kills a cop

Dec 15, 2017

President Donald Trump is calling for the death penalty for anyone convinced of killing a police officer.

Lebanon: Oil and gas drilling to begin in 2019

Dec 15, 2017

Lebanon's energy and water minister says the country will start exploratory offshore drilling for oil and gas in 2019

Americans pessimistic about Trump, country: AP-NORC Poll

Dec 15, 2017

Americans are painting a pessimistic view of the country and President Donald Trump as 2017 comes to a close

Business

Lebanon: Oil and gas drilling to begin in 2019

Dec 15, 2017

Lebanon's energy and water minister says the country will start exploratory offshore drilling for oil and gas in 2019

Americans pessimistic about Trump, country: AP-NORC Poll

Dec 15, 2017

Americans are painting a pessimistic view of the country and President Donald Trump as 2017 comes to a close

Ex-Russian minister jailed for 8 years in sting case

Dec 15, 2017

Russia's former economics minister has been sentenced to eight years in maximum security prison after being convicted of accepting a $2 million bribe