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  • George Clooney will never 'accept' an apology from newspaper

    George Clooney will never 'accept' an apology from newspaper
    George Clooney politely thanked the Daily Mail for issuing an apology about a story claiming his fiance's mother opposed their marriage for religious reasons — and then rejected it entirely. In a new op-ed USA Today published Friday, Clooney calls...
  • Pilgrimage through historic Armenia stirs emotions

    Pilgrimage through historic Armenia stirs emotions
    Earlier this month, 30 people, many of them local Armenians belonging to the diaspora, explored historic western Armenia, land that now belongs to Turkey, where many of their grandparents had been born and raised before they were driven out of the area or...
  • Ejército libanés combate para expulsar a milicianos vinculados a Siria de ciudad fronteriza

    BEIRUT (Reuters) - Soldados del Líbano intercambiaban disparos con islamistas armados y bombardeaban zonas cerca de la ciudad fronteriza de Arsal el domingo en un intento por repeler la mayor incursión de milicianos en el país desde que comenzó la...
  • This week's reviews in brief

    Here are condensed versions of this week's book reviews: "The Greatest Sitcoms of All Time" by Martin Gitlin; Scarecrow Press (430 pages, $65) It's one thing to argue whether "Seinfeld" is the greatest sitcom ever, as writer Martin Gitlin claims in...
  • Lebanon suicide bomber blows himself up in Beirut hotel

    Lebanon suicide bomber blows himself up in Beirut hotel
    A suicide bomber in Lebanon blew himself up in his hotel room near Beirut's seafront Wednesday as authorities on high alert for attacks raided the premises, officials said. The bomber, identified as a citizen of Saudi Arabia, was killed and 11 people...
  • George Clooney Hits Out at Tabloid That Allegedly Put His Fiancee's Life in Danger

    George Clooney has hit out at British tabloid the Daily Mail, alleging the paper has run a false story about his fiancee, the human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, that has put her life and the lives of her family at risk. The Mail, which has been...
  • George Clooney rips Daily Mail in op-ed

    George Clooney rips Daily Mail in op-ed
    George Clooney has finally lost his cool. The Oscar-winner has been a tabloid staple for nearly two decades, as his various relationships have landed him endless unwanted cover stories. He's largely ignored the shady coverage, but an item run by the...
  • George Clooney slams story about fiancee's mom; website apologizes

    George Clooney rarely speaks out about his private life, but when he does, it gets noticed: The Mail Online has apologized and taken down a recent article about his future mother-in-law after the actor slammed the piece as "completely fabricated." The...
  • George Clooney isn't buying British tabloid's apology

    George Clooney isn't buying British tabloid's apology
    George Clooney has refused to accept an apology issued Wednesday by a British tabloid that drew his anger with a story about his future mother-in-law and her supposed attitude toward his upcoming marriage to Amal Alamuddin. "There is one constant when a...
  • A Gaza solution: demilitarization

    A Gaza solution: demilitarization
    The key to ending the current battle between Hamas and Israel — and preventing more fighting in the future — is the demilitarization of Gaza. Simply put, Hamas without rockets is not the same Hamas. That solution, though seemingly...
  • Is Michigan man a war criminal?

    DUBLIN, Ireland They moved in lockstep, nearly 400 of them, to the rhythms of a drummer and a piper. They marched a half-mile through downtown streets in the Irish capital, on their way to the U.S. Embassy. The straight-lined formation of former Irish...
  • John Culleton: GOP has lost all credibility

    Here is the story. A country in the Middle East was having a civil war, with moderates on one side and extremists on the other. The president ordered Americans to take up a position in a major city. But he and his subordinates did not provide for adequate...