Top Stories



Featured





Fighting escalates in Libya despite coronavirus threat

Battles raged on several fronts in Libya Friday after a night of heavy bombardment in Tripoli, combatants and residents said, despite the threat continued fighting poses to efforts to stop the coronavirus pandemic.

Lebanon to hold investor presentation 

Lebanon’s Ministry of Finance said Thursday that it will hold investor presentation on 27 March 2020 to update the country’s Eurobonds holders on the government’s economic plans and principles for the debt restructuring

Lebanon to hold investor presentation 

Lebanon’s Ministry of Finance said Thursday that it will hold investor presentation on 27 March 2020 to update the country’s Eurobonds holders on the government’s economic plans and principles for the debt restructuring

U.S. weekly jobless claims surge to a record 3.28m

The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits shot to record of more than 3 million last week as strict measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic ground the country to a sudden halt, unleashing a wave of layoffs that likely brought an end to the longest employment boom in U.

Kevin Durant tests positive for coronavirus

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant has tested positive for coronavirus, the Athletic reported Tuesday, less than a week after the global outbreak prompted the suspension of the NBA season.

TV viewership climbing with housebound

In a world turned upside down by disease, TV viewership is growing. It’s a rare bit of good news for an industry that has steadily shrunk, and its executives hope to seize an opportunity by anticipating what a stressed audience wants to see.

Instagram touts new shared-video feature

The new feature that allows users to connect more easily over video and shared content as part of a move to ease isolation stemming from the coronavirus pandemic