World pledges aid for Lebanon, to be delivered 'directly' to population

French President Emmanuel Macron hosted the virtual aid conference from his summer residence on the Mediterranean More World leaders on Sunday pledged “timely, sufficient” emergency aid for disaster-struck Lebanon which they …

Niger: French tourists among eight killed by gunmen

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Despite the dangers, tourists head to Koure to see the only giraffes left in West Africa Gunmen in Niger have attacked a party of wildlife tourists, …

Biden leads Trump in battlegrounds of Pennsylvania, Wisconsin: poll | TheHill – The Hill

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden says Trump executive order is ‘a reckless war on Social Security’ Trump got into testy exchange with top GOP donor Adelson: report Blumenthal calls …

Are false positives from antigen tests ratcheting up Ohio coronavirus case numbers? Doctors correct testing m – cleveland.com

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The news that Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine had tested positive, then negative, for COVID-19 added to the confusion surrounding testing for the virus. Like, are false positives from …

Coronavirus: Trump signs relief order after talks at Congress collapse

Image copyright ReutersImage caption The president spoke to reporters on Saturday from his golf club in New Jersey US President Donald Trump has taken executive action to provide economic aid to …

Afghan assembly approves release of 400 ‘hard-core’ Taliban prisoners

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani gestures as he speaks during the first day of the Loya Jirga, a grand assembly o…Read More KABUL: Afghanistan’s grand assembly, or Loya Jirga, on Sunday approved …

Republicans called her videos ‘appalling’ and ‘disgusting.’ But they’re doing little to stop her. – POLITICO

POLITICO reported in June that Greene had posted hours of Facebook videos where she made a trove of racist, Islamophobic and anti-Semitic comments — including an assertion that Black people “are …

Azar leads highest-level US delegation to Taiwan in decades

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar arrived in Taiwan on Sunday in the highest-level visit by an American Cabinet official since the break in formal …

Armenia Has Some of the World's Most Enchanting Monasteries

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Officials resign in Lebanon in wake of deadly blast

People ride past damaged cars in a neighborhood near the scene of Tuesday’s explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon, Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020. Public fury over the massive explosion …