Lebanese Shiite pilgrims kidnapped in Syria freed BEIRUT — Nine Shiite pilgrims from Lebanon kidnapped in Syria were freed late Friday night as part of a negotiated hostage deal that could see two Turkish pilots held by Lebanese militants released, officials said. The complicated three-way deal also ... 10/18/2013 - 3:17 pm | View Link
Lebanese Shiite pilgrims kidnapped in Syria freed BEIRUT Nine Shiite pilgrims from Lebanon kidnapped in Syria were freed late Friday night as part of a negotiated hostage deal that could see two Turkish pilots held by Lebanese militants released, officials said. The complicated three-way deal also ... 10/18/2013 - 10:00 am | View Link
Syrian Rebels Set Free One of 11 Lebanese Pilgrims Beirut, Aug 26 (IANS): One of 11 Lebanese pilgrims kidnapped by armed men in Syria since May has been set free, officials said. Hussein Ali Omar, who was just freed, touched down at Beirut's Rafik Hariri airport Saturday, Xinhua reported citing the ... 08/25/2012 - 2:13 pm | View Link
Lebanese PM heads to Turkey over abduction of pilgrims Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati is heading to Turkey on Wednesday to follow up on the case of 11 Lebanese Shiite pilgrims kidnapped in Syria, a government source told AFP. “Mikati, commissioned by the cabinet, will travel Wednesday evening to Turkey ... 05/29/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Lebanese pilgrims kidnapped in Syria are released BEIRUT (AP) — A group of Lebanese Shiites who were kidnapped in Syria were ... welcomed the pilgrims' release. Speaking by satellite link, Sheik Hassan Nasrallah said the group's support for Syria is firm. "If you aim to put pressure on our political ... 05/25/2012 - 6:23 am | View Link
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Webber said in a prepared statement he's honored to lead the state Democratic Party as it fights for public education and working families.
Sen. Claire McCaskill said in the statement that Webber's "exactly the right choice to lead Missouri's Democratic Party, to make sure our candidates are speaking to the needs of every Missourian."
Oklahoma star receiver Dede Westbrook has concussion-like symptoms, and it's uncertain if he will be able to play in the Sooners' bowl game in January.
The play did not draw a penalty, which set off a cascade of boos from the home fans.
The Sabres combined for nine goals in their previous two wins but the NHL's lowest-scoring team reverted to form from the first 21 games, when star center Jack Eichel was out of the lineup with a high-ankle sprain.
"First two periods, we had a tough time generating some offensive chances," Sabres defenseman Cody Franson said.
Krejci got the Bruins on the scoreboard with 5:50 left in the first when he deflected Brandon Carlo's slap shot from the point off the right post and into the net.
The Sabres appeared to tie the game late in the second period but replays determined Brian Gionta kicked the puck into the net.
Bruins F Matt Beleskey was escorted to the dressing room in the final minute of the first period with a lower-body injury and did not return.
With Dmitry Kulikov (lower back) and Zach Bogosian (MCL sprain) also out, the Sabres were down three of their top four defenseman and recalled 19-year-old Brendan Guhle from the minors to make his NHL debut.
Highway Star takes Big A's Go For Wand Handicap by a nose
NEW YORK (AP) — Highway Star edged High Ridge Road by a nose Saturday in the $250,000 Go For Wand Handicap for fillies and mares at Aqueduct.
The 7-1 shot trained by Rodrigo Ubillo improved her record to 5-0-1 in seven starts.
Travis had a career-best 29 points and nine rebounds for Stanford (6-3), doing most of his damage at the free throw line.
 the Jayhawks showcased their versatility down the stretch with Jackson scoring on a nifty dunk off an alley-oop pass, Mason getting a tilting runner to go while crashing to the floor, and Mykhailiuk knocking down 3-pointers from the wing that sent the lead ballooning toward 20 late in the game.
Haase would follow Williams to North Carolina, but he was fondly received on Saturday, getting a massive ovation from an appreciative crowd during pregame introductions.
Kansas snapped a two-game skid against the Cardinal that included an NCAA Tournament loss in 2014, when Andrew Wiggins and Co.
A suburban Detroit synagogue will provide temporary shelter for the homeless for a week.
Temple Shir Shalom in West Bloomfield will host 30 men, women and children from Dec. 11-18.
They will be picked up each evening during the week at the South Oakland County Shelter and taken to the temple where they will eat and sleep.
Members of the temple's congregation will prepare all of the visitors' meals and provide on-site supervision throughout the night.