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No excuse: Officials vow action on child labor 

Lebanese officials including the labor minister have pledged action to prevent the widespread use of child labor in the agricultural sector following the release of a report on the harsh conditions of Syrian children working in the Bekaa Valley.

No excuse: Officials vow action on child labor 

Lebanese officials including the labor minister have pledged action to prevent the widespread use of child labor in the agricultural sector following the release of a report on the harsh conditions of Syrian children working in the Bekaa Valley.

Iran to allow women passing nationality

Iran plans to scrap a law banning women from passing their nationality to their children, which human rights experts said could help thousands of children living in legal limbo by letting them acquire citizenship.

Salameh positive despite zero percent growth 

Lebanon’s GDP growth has fallen to zero percent so far this year, but the prospects of an improved economic performance for the end of 2019 is still on the horizon, Central Bank Gov. Riad Salameh said Tuesday.

Salameh positive despite zero percent growth 

Lebanon’s GDP growth has fallen to zero percent so far this year, but the prospects of an improved economic performance for the end of 2019 is still on the horizon, Central Bank Gov. Riad Salameh said Tuesday.

OPEC+ deal pot looking sweeter for Russia

When the courtship between Russia and Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies began more than four years ago, the prospect of billions in new investment for the region was a big selling point for the Kremlin.

Djokovic gets Nadal’s Wimbledon gripes

Spaniard Rafael Nadal received support from Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic Tuesday after criticizing the unique seedings formula used by the grass-court Grand Slam that gets underway at the All England Club Monday.

Bottas tops Hamilton as Ferrari appeal rejected

Valtteri Bottas outpaced teammate Lewis Hamilton to top the times in second free practice at the French Grand Prix Friday, as Ferrari’s bid to be granted a review of Sebastian Vettel’s penalty in Montreal was rejected.

US fashion icon, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt dead at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the "poor little rich girl" who lived a life at the highest levels of fashion, society and wealth as an heir to one of the greatest family fortunes in U.S. history, died Monday at the age of 95, her son CNN correspondent Anderson Cooper said.

French restaurant run by Argentine chef crowned world’s best

France’s Mirazur restaurant - whose Argentine chef Mauro Colagreco draws inspiration from the sea, the mountains and his own garden - was crowned Tuesday the world’s best by an influential trade list, beating contenders from Denmark and Spain.

French restaurant run by Argentine chef crowned world’s best

France’s Mirazur restaurant - whose Argentine chef Mauro Colagreco draws inspiration from the sea, the mountains and his own garden - was crowned Tuesday the world’s best by an influential trade list, beating contenders from Denmark and Spain.

SpaceX launches Falcon Heavy rocket with 24 satellites

SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket Tuesday from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, carrying 24 experimental satellites in what Elon Musk's rocket company called one of the most difficult launches it has attempted.