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News Lebanon: Trump call for keeping refugees close to home angers Lebanon

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/trump-call-keeping-refugees-close-home-angers-lebanon-49974876
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

President Donald Trump's suggestion that refugees be resettled closer to home instead of brought to the United States has angered many in Lebanon, a tiny country hosting more than 1.5 million refugees. Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri said "everyone ...

News Lebanon: Severed heads, terrorist kits and corporate bribery: Family empire in ruins - NEWS.com.au

News channel or source: http://www.news.com.au/national/courts-law/severed-heads-terrorist-kits-and-corporate-bribery-family-empire-in-ruins/news-story/cf4114add83f4328d5e118aa38aa3fde
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

NEWS.com.auSevered heads, terrorist kits and corporate bribery: Family empire in ruinsNEWS.com.auA band of brothers who arrived as impoverished immigrants from Lebanon had made a new life in Australia and truly flourished. Now much of the multimillion-dollar empire of the Elomars is in ruins. Family patriarch Mamdouh Elomar — who once said he ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon Passes Oil Tax Law Ahead of Energy-Rights Auction

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-09-19/lebanon-passes-oil-tax-law-ahead-of-first-energy-rights-auction
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Lebanon’s parliament approved a law to tax revenue from oil operations, weeks before its first sale of offshore energy exploration rights to interested companies like Total SA and Exxon Mobil Corp. Lawmakers approved the petroleum tax law in a vote on ...

News Lebanon: Alumni Watch (Sept. 21) - Albany Democrat Herald

News channel or source: http://democratherald.com/sports/community/alumni-watch-sept/article_49b7c4b8-eda4-5c2b-9120-efdb65c4ac2c.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Alumni Watch (Sept. 21)Albany Democrat HeraldCole Sipos (Lebanon) had one carry for two yards Saturday in Linfield's 24-3 home loss to Mary Hardin-Baylor in McMinnville. ***. Grant Schroeder (Santiam Christian) completed 21 of 36 passes for 180 yards with one touchdown and three interceptions ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon-area tornado rating upgraded after crews examine damage

News channel or source: http://www.king5.com/news/tornado-touches-down-damages-barns-in-linn-county/477150439
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

LEBANON, Ore. -- A tornado made contact with five buildings at Spencer's Dairy Farm on Green Mountain Drive in the community of Lacomb Tuesday afternoon. On Wednesday, the National Weather Service updated the tornado's rating from EF-0 to EF-1 after ...

News Lebanon: Back Mountain residents in the news - The Dallas Post

News channel or source: http://www.mydallaspost.com/features/life/29383/back-mountain-residents-in-the-news-19
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

The Dallas PostBack Mountain residents in the newsThe Dallas PostANNVILLE — Kelly Jacobs was selected to serve as a Residential Mentor at Lebanon Valley College for the 2017-18 academic year. A graduate of Dallas Senior High School, Jacobs is pursuing a bachelor of arts in economics from Lebanon Valley College.

News Lebanon: Lebanon parliament speaker proposes vote by year-end

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-politics/lebanon-parliament-speaker-proposes-vote-by-year-end-idUSKCN1BT1PN
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon’s parliament speaker on Monday proposed holding a legislative election before the end of the year, bringing it forward from May 2018. The proposal “supports the national interest ... (and is) in the spirit of the law where ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon County football teams set for start of league play - Lebanon Daily News

News channel or source: http://www.ldnews.com/story/sports/high-school/football/2017/09/20/lebanon-county-football-teams-set-start-league-play/685646001/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Lebanon Daily NewsLebanon County football teams set for start of league playLebanon Daily NewsThe dress rehearsals are over. It's time for the football games to really count in the Lancaster-Lebanon League. After wading through a series of non-league battles, the L-L, including five of the six Lebanon County teams, starts playing for keeps this ...and more »

News Lebanon: Lebanon student detained after knife incident at high school

News channel or source: http://www.whio.com/news/crime--law/lebanon-student-detained-after-knife-incident-high-school/EwvGIwoQ6c6FhLzcvbsojL/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

The student, a resident of Clearcreek Twp., “did possess a knife and threaten other students at school” on Sept. 15 at Lebanon High School, according to a complaint filed by Officer Stephen Drake of the Lebanon Police Department. RELATED: Lebanon ...

News Lebanon: Tornado Touches Down Outside Lebanon, Oregon; No Injuries Reported - Centralia Chronicle

News channel or source: http://www.chronline.com/news/tornado-touches-down-outside-lebanon-oregon-no-injuries-reported/article_5e3fcd6a-9e52-11e7-912f-df445f3246c9.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Tornado Touches Down Outside Lebanon, Oregon; No Injuries ReportedCentralia ChronicleA tornado touched down Tuesday afternoon near Lebanon, fire department officials said. The storm destroyed two barns at Spencer's Dairy Farm near Green Mountain Drive in Lacomb, Lebanon Fire Department officials said. The tornado was reported about ...and more »

News Lebanon: Prosecutors seek death penalty for suspect in stabbing death of 73-year-old Lebanon man

News channel or source: http://www.indystar.com/story/news/crime/2017/09/20/prosecutors-seek-death-penalty-suspect-stabbing-death-73-year-old-lebanon-man/685850001/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Prosecutors seek death penalty for suspect in stabbing death of 73-year-old Lebanon man Officials are seeking the death penalty for 19-year-old Zachariah B. Wright in the fatal stabbing of 73-year-old Maxwell Foster in his Lebanon home. Check out this ...

News Lebanon: Armenia, Lebanon to strengthen bilateral economic ties - Xinhua

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-09/21/c_136624988.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Armenia, Lebanon to strengthen bilateral economic tiesXinhuaYEREVAN, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan Wednesday met here with visiting Lebanese Minister of Tourism Avedis Guidanian on promoting bilateral economic ties, according to the official website of the Armenian government.and more »

News Lebanon: EF-1 tornado causes damage to dairy farm near Lebanon

News channel or source: http://www.kptv.com/story/36406383/ef-0-tornado-causes-damage-to-dairy-farm-near-lebanon
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

An EF-1 tornado caused damage near Lebanon on Tuesday. The Lebanon Fire District responded to reports of a funnel cloud touching down at Spencer’s Dairy Farm in Lacomb at 1:26 p.m. Cell phone video from a witness shows the tornado touching down near the ...

News Lebanon: Tornado destroys barns near Lebanon - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

News channel or source: https://kobi5.com/news/tornado-destroys-barn-near-lebanon-61426/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2Tornado destroys barns near LebanonKOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2Lacomb, Ore. (KPTV) – An Oregon community about 80 miles south of Portland is cleaning up debris after a tornado destroyed two barns. No one was hurt. People who saw the tornado say it happened fast, and was extremely violent. It happened right before ...and more »

News Lebanon: State requests death penalty for Lebanon teen charged in stabbing death, attempted rape

News channel or source: http://fox59.com/2017/09/20/state-requests-death-penalty-for-lebanon-teen-charged-in-stabbing-death-attempted-rape/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

LEBANON, Ind.– The State of Indiana is seeking the death penalty for a Lebanon teenager who is accused of stabbing a 73-year-old man to death and attacking the victim’s 68-year-old wife. Zachariah Wright, 19, is facing more than 20 charges including ...

News Lebanon: Band-legged pigeons sighted in Lebanon area - timessentinel.com

News channel or source: http://www.timessentinel.com/news/county/band-legged-pigeons-sighted-in-lebanon-area/article_85bc3d73-8079-5f6a-aab9-1c81ad63c636.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

timessentinel.comBand-legged pigeons sighted in Lebanon areatimessentinel.comThe issue was originally brought to the attention of Lebanon Code Enforcement after a neighbor reported the violation. Though the birds are not believed to be the cause any illness, as originally speculated, code enforcement found Wamsley's keeping of ...

News Lebanon: State seeks death penalty against man accused of killing elderly man, attacking his wife in Lebanon

News channel or source: http://www.theindychannel.com/news/local-news/boone-county/state-seeks-death-penalty-against-man-accused-of-killing-elderly-man-attacking-his-wife-in-lebanon
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

LEBANON, Ind. -- The State of Indiana is seeking the death penalty for a 19-year-old man accused of stabbing a 73-year-old man to death and attacking the man's 68-year-old wife during a home invasion earlier this year. Zachariah Wright, 19, is charged with ...

News Lebanon: After obscure Trump speech, Lebanese reject resettlement - The Daily Star

News channel or source: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Lebanon-News/2017/Sep-21/420079-after-obscure-trump-speech-lebanese-reject-resettlement.ashx
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

After obscure Trump speech, Lebanese reject resettlementThe Daily StarLebanese officials Wednesday rejected any potential talk of resettling refugees in Lebanon, the day after unclear remarks from U.S. President Donald Trump saying that refugees should be temporarily resettled as close as possible to home. you've reached ...and more »

News Lebanon: Hariri stands by biometric IDs, May 2018 elections date - The Daily Star

News channel or source: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Lebanon-News/2017/Sep-21/420072-hariri-stands-by-biometric-ids-may-2018-elections-date.ashx
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Hariri stands by biometric IDs, May 2018 elections dateThe Daily StarPrime Minister Saad Hariri Wednesday reaffirmed his government's commitment to the adoption of biometric identity cards and to holding next year's parliamentary elections on time in what appeared to be a response to Speaker Nabih Berri's proposal to ...and more »