Once A Child Bride, Syrian Refugee Is Now Sole Provider

BEIRUT (AP) — For the first few weeks of her job recycling garbage, Haela Kalawi often went home crying. It

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A Look At How The Syrian Conflict Has Changed The World

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian conflict has had outsized impact on global politics. Five ways the world has changed: —–

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US Sending More Special Ops Forces To Fight Islamic State

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is expanding its special operations force in Iraq and Syria to help fight Islamic State

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Muslim-Majority Malaysia Blasts IS As ‘Evil Terrorists’

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s leader on Saturday denounced the Islamic State as an “evil” terrorist group, saying his

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As World Mourns Paris, Many In Mideast See Double-Standard

BAGHDAD (AP) — Within hours of last week’s Paris attacks, as outrage and sympathy flooded his social media feeds and

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Twin Suicide Blasts In Beirut’s Shiite Suburb Kill 43

BEIRUT (AP) — Twin suicide bombings struck a southern Beirut suburb that’s a stronghold of the militant Shiite Hezbollah group

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Saudi Arrested In 1996 Bombing That Killed 19 Americans

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A man described as the mastermind of the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing that killed

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Some Signs Of Tension Emerge Among Islamic State Militants

BEIRUT (AP) — As the Islamic State group tries to expand and take root across the Middle East, it is

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Hezbollah Warns Israel It Won’t Tolerate More Attacks

BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of the militant Hezbollah group said Friday that this week’s deadly cross-border attack on Israeli

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Israel, Hezbollah Signal Their Flare-Up Is Over

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Israel and Hezbollah signaled on Thursday their rare flare-up in fighting across the Israel-Lebanon border was over,

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Arabs From Israel Risk Arrest For ‘Arab Idol’ Show

MAJD AL-KRUM, Israel (AP) — Their goal is to win Arab Idol, the Arab world’s premiere television song competition. But

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