Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Left, and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY, right, walk out of a budget resolution meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington on Monday, August 9, 2021. Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Speaks to reporters as he walks out of a budget resolution meeting with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of New …

FILE – In this November 5, 2004 file photo, the Kansas City Southern logo is on the bottom of a restored 1954 Kansas City Southern passenger locomotive at Union Station in Kansas City, Mo. Canadian Pacific Railway is increasing its offer for Kansas City Southern at around $ 31 billion as it appears to be …

WWhen we were younger, my older sister Heba kept a picture on her dresser in our bedroom that always caught my eye. She said I was the redhead girl in the picture, but I was born with blonde curls and had light brown hair at the time. The girl in the photo was named Sara, …

A man walks past a bank’s electronic board showing the Hong Kong Stock Index on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Monday, August 9, 2021. Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Monday after China and the Australia have tightened anti-virus controls that threaten to weigh on an economic recovery. People walk past a …

Updates on politics and society in the Middle East Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about Middle Eastern politics and society. Ten years ago, the peoples of the Arab world applauded the fall of despots. Now they applaud the fall of democracy. These setbacks for political freedom in the …

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett blamed Iran for the attack that left two dead on the Israel-run tanker Mercer Street off the coast of Oman in the Arabian Sea last week, writes Yossi Lempkowicz. Speaking at the weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday August 1, Bennett said: “The world has recently received a reminder of Iranian …

In comments to Al-Fanar Media, administrators at the Lebanese American University said the university was forced to adjust its tuition fees to preserve its financial viability and maintain its high educational standards. They pointed out that tuition fees are the main source of income for the university to pursue its academic mission. The university said …

Reuters, Berlin Mon August 9, 2021 12:00 AM German Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann attends the 29th European Banking Congress in Frankfurt at the Old Opera House in Frankfurt, Germany. REUTERS / File “> German Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann attends the 29th European Banking Congress in Frankfurt at the Old Opera House in Frankfurt, Germany. REUTERS …

Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights, offers another packed week of live music. Chart-leading R&B singer Keith Sweat presents a one-night showcase featuring special guests SILK and Ginuwine at 7 p.m. on Friday, August 6. Cost: $ 50 to $ 82. On Saturday, August 7, The Rose is hosting an 8 p.m. show …

Lebanon has been without government since the massive explosion of August 4, 2020 that blew up Port Beirut and, with it, the administrative machine of Lebanon. In the aftermath of the explosion, President Michel Aoun promised a quick and transparent investigation. A year later, no one has been held responsible, as the investigation itself has …