Nine Lebanese pilgrims kidnapped in Syria freed BEIRUT: Nine Lebanese Shia pilgrims kidnapped by rebels in Syria last year have been released, with signs that two Turkish pilots whose abduction was linked to their capture may also be freed. “The nine Lebanese held in Syria are on their way to Turkey ... 10/18/2013 - 7:28 pm | View Link
The kidnapped Lebanese pilgrims are on their way home- updates Eleven Lebanese pilgrims were kidnapped in Syria’s Aleppo region in May 2012 on their way back ... Ibrahim told Al Jazeera that the Lebanese pilgrims have arrived in Turkey Update 3: Caretaker PM Najib Mikati congratulated the released pilgrims and ... 10/18/2013 - 7:11 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 - 3:47 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 ... 05/30/2012 - 3:26 am | View Link
Lebanese pilgrims abducted in Syria released The Lebanese pilgrims, who had been kidnapped in Syria, have been released and are on their way back home, Lebanon's prime minister says. Lebanon’s Prime Minister Najib Mikati said all the 13 Shia pilgrims were released on Friday after three days in ... 05/25/2012 - 3:39 am | View Link
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The commission meeting came a day after Gov. Jay Nixon replaced four of the five members — though they still need Senate confirmation next year — and released a report questioning the agency's contracts, prizes and advertising expenses.
 education funding was consistently above 25 percent of the lottery's total revenues during the past decade, but dropped to 23.1 percent in the 2014 budget.
Members delayed voting on the agency's request for an operating budget of more than $59 million and an estimated $160 million for prize money to take time to study the proposal.
The district attorney in Las Vegas says drug tests weren't complete and criminal charges weren't ready to be filed against a man who committed suicide after he was accused of crashing his vehicle through the Stratosphere casino doors.
Wolfson says it was up to the Clark County jail to screen Brown for mental illness and suicidal tendencies when he was arrested.
New York Jets defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson was fined $20,000 by the NFL on Friday for unnecessary roughness — throwing punches — in a fight that resulted in him being ejected against the Green Bay Packers.
The penalty on Richardson was declined, but the defensive lineman was fined $8,268 on Friday for unnecessary roughness: grabbing an opponent's facemask after the play.
The Democratic National Committee raised $7.4 million last month but still owes vendors almost $2 million, according to financial reports filed Friday.
The DNC's filings also show it spent $5.8 million in August and has banked $11.2 million.
The bureau's Office of Complex Investigations looked into allegations of sexual assault and fraud in the Alaska National Guard and found that victims do not trust the system because of a lack of confidence in the command.
A jury in Memphis has convicted a man of first-degree murder in his girlfriend's stabbing death 2 ½ years ago.
The prosecutor's office says Blocker became angry when he and Boddie were visiting friends and began punching and kicking her, then stabbed her with a knife when she fell while trying to get away.