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Lebanon's army chief warns economic crisis is hurting troops

Lebanon's army chief warns economic crisis is hurting troops

BEIRUT — Lebanon’s army chief warned Monday that soldiers are hurting from the severe economic crisis engulfing the country, voicing rare criticism from the military of a ruling class that has done little to try and resolve a monthslong political dea
With virus aid in sight, Democrats debate filibuster changes

With virus aid in sight, Democrats debate filibuster changes

WASHINGTON — With President Joe Biden on the verge of his first big legislative victory, a key moderate Democrat says he's open to changing Senate rules that could allow for more party-line votes to push through other parts of the White House’s agend
Revealing Harry, Meghan interview reverberates across UK

Revealing Harry, Meghan interview reverberates across UK

LONDON — Britain and its royal family absorbed the tremors Monday from a sensational television interview with Prince Harry and Meghan, in which the couple said they encountered racist attitudes and a lack of support that drove the duchess to thought
The Naked Cowboy arrested while performing at Bike Week

The Naked Cowboy arrested while performing at Bike Week

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A Times Square performer known as the Naked Cowboy was arrested on a misdemeanour charge of resisting arrest without violence and cited for panhandling while working a gig at Bike Week in Daytona Beach, Florida.
The Latest: Estimated 17.1 million watched royals interview

The Latest: Estimated 17.1 million watched royals interview

MONTECITO, Calif. — The latest on Oprah Winfrey's interview with Meghan and Harry, their first since stepping away from royal life. All times Pacific Standard Time: 9:15 p.m.
Malala takes her passions to the small screen with Apple

Malala takes her passions to the small screen with Apple

NEW YORK — Malala Yousafzai is a Nobel laureate known around the world for her activism, but she's also a cartoon fan, and is taking her love of television and film to Apple TV+.
Syrian president, wife test positive for coronavirus

Syrian president, wife test positive for coronavirus

DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrian President Bashar Assad and his wife have tested positive for the coronavirus, the president's office said Monday, with both having only mild symptoms of the illness.
Female farmers protest against new Indian agriculture laws

Female farmers protest against new Indian agriculture laws

NEW DELHI — Thousands of female farmers held sit-ins and a hunger strike in India's capital on Monday in protests on International Women's Day against new agricultural laws.

Italian police arrest Algerian for aiding Bataclan attackers

MILAN — Italian police on Monday arrested a 36-year-old Algerian in the southern city of Bari on suspicion of supporting co-ordinated attacks in Paris that killed 130 people in November 2015.

Pakistan: Police kill 5 suspected separatists in southwest

QUETTA, Pakistan — Pakistani security forces, acting on intelligence, raided a suspected hideout of a separatist group in southwestern Baluchistan province on Monday, triggering a shootout that killed five insurgents, the province's counter-terrorism