Tulsa Man Charged With Murder, Hate Crime in Death of Lebanese Neighbor
The man who a Tulsa family said "terrorized" them for years and called them racially offensive names has been charged with murder and a hate crime in the shooting death of 37-year-old Khalid Jabara, according to authorities. Stanley "Vernon" Majors, 61, was charged with first-degree murder in
Lebanese Leader Defends Iran Ties After Saudi Visit
Lebanese President Michel Aoun said after a visit to Saudi Arabia that his country's close ties to the kingdom's archrival Iran should not impede relations with the wider Arab world
ISIS Claims Deadly Dual Beirut Bombings
The terror group ISIS has claimed responsibility for dual bombings in Beirut today that claimed at least 37 lives. In statements circulated on Twitter and through the Telegram messaging app, ISIS said it detonated a motorcycle bomb and then, after witnesses rushed to the scene, a suicide bomber
ISIS Leader's Ex-Wife Captured at Lebanon Border
The former wife of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi has been arrested after crossing into Lebanon from Syria with fake documents, Lebanese security and military officials told ABC News today. The woman, whose identity has not been officially revealed, was taken into custody with a child. But
Bill O'Reilly's 'Killing Jesus' TV Movie Casts Lebanese -American as Christ
National Geographic Channel’s adaptation of Bill O’Reilly’s book “Killing Jesus” will star Kelsey Grammer , Stephen Moyer and a Lebanese-American actor, Haaz Sleiman, portraying Jesus. “Traditionally Jesus has been played by a white man and I think the fact that this is a Middle-Eastern actor is
Lebanon's Army Asks for Aid Against ISIS
On Monday the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) asked the U.S. government for military aid, in a bid to counter the thread of militant attacks from across the Syrian border . The LAF beat back fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ( ISIS ) earlier this month, after the extremist group stormed
A Soldier's 12-Hour Walk to Lebanon with an Injured Leg
In Search of Better Medical Care, an FSA Soldier Makes a 12-Hour Journey on Foot to the Bekaa Valley
Excerpt: Thomas Friedman's 'From Beirut to Jerusalem'
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