Lebanon

U.S. Marines search on Oct. 23, 1983, through tons of rubble for their missing comrades in the devastation of the Marines Headquarters in the southern suburbs of Beirut, which was destroyed by a suicide bomber driving a truck packed with explosives. (credit: PIERRE SABBAGH/AFP/Getty Images)

Mom Believes Ghost Of US Marine Who Died In 1983 Beirut Bombing Lives Inside 4-Year-Old Son

A mother believes the ghost of a U.S. Marine who died in the October 1983 barracks bombing in Beirut, Lebanon, is living inside her 4-year-old son.

11/11/2014

An Amber Alert has been issued for 11-year-old Lucas Ezra Silas Guinn. Police said they are seeking his father, 67-year-old Jimmy Donald Guinn. (Credit: Virginia State Police Department)

11-Year-Old Va. Boy Found Safe, Amber Alert Cancelled

An Amber Alert for 11-year-old Lucas Ezra Silas Guinn has been cancelled after police found the boy unharmed during a traffic stop in southwest Virginia.

03/21/2014

Lebanon's Jackie Chamoun skis during the Women's Giant slalom first run at the 2013 Ski World Championships in Schladming, Austria on Feb. 14, 2013. (credit: FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Lebanon Orders Investigation Into Topless Photos Of Olympic Skier

A Lebanese Olympic skier is apologizing after topless photos of her recently surfaced.

02/14/2014

A man walks amid debris following an air strike by Syrian government forces in Aleppo. (MOHAMMED AL-KHATIEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Activists Say 1,900 Killed In Syria During Peace Talks

United Nations hosted peace talks in Switzerland have nearly stalled.

02/01/2014

Lebanese security forces respond to a car bomb that rocked central Beirut. (AFP/Getty Images)

Car Bomb Kills Politician, 4 Others In Lebanon

The powerful car bomb targeted prominent pro-Western government official, say Lebanese security forces.

12/28/2013

Israeli officials confirmed Saturday the country's air force carried out a strike against Syria and say it targeted a shipment of advanced missiles bound for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah.  (Photo credit should read MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)

Israel Officials: Strike On Syria Targeted ‘Game-Changing’ Weapons

Israeli officials confirmed Saturday the country’s air force carried out a strike against Syria and say it targeted a shipment of advanced missiles bound for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah.

05/04/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Officials: Israel Launches Airstrike Into Syria

U.S. officials have confirmed to CBS News that Israel has launched an airstrike into Syria, apparently targeting a suspected weapons site.

05/03/2013

Following strained relationships between right-leaning Netanyahu – who formed a close relationship with Republican Mitt Romney during his losing campaign against Obama last year – Rabinovich stressed that Obama’s goals for this trip were about repairing the past and looking forward to the future. (Photo: JNS.org)

Former Israeli Ambassador: President’s Israel Visit ‘To Correct The Wrong Of Obama’s First-Term Relationship’

In a trip to renew a close relationship with the Israeli leadership and public, former Israeli Ambassador to the United States Itamar Rabinovich called President Obama’s Middle East visit a “success,” setting the stage for future negotiations.

03/22/2013

File photo of anti-missile flares. (credit: MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

Israel, US Successfully Test Anti-Missile System

Israel and the U.S. on Monday carried out a successful test of the next-generation Arrow 3 missile defense system, for the first time sending an interceptor into outer space, where it could destroy missiles fired from Iran.

02/25/2013

Fire rises during an explosion following an Israeli strike on the border tunnels between Egypt and Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on November 20, 2012. (Photo by SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)

In Gaza Conflict, Hezbollah Stays On Sidelines

While the death toll from the Israel-Gaza conflict has mounted, Hezbollah has offered quiet words of encouragement to the Palestinians, pledging support and calling on Arab states to send them weapons to fight Israel. But beyond that, the Lebanese militant group appears to be staying firmly on the sidelines.

11/20/2012

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