Lebanon scraps controversial rape law after campaign

Parliament abolishes contentious 1940s law that allows rapists to marry their victims in order to avoid jail sentence.

SpaceX successfully delivers experiments, treats to space station

SpaceX's Dragon cargo craft is seen during an approach approach to the International Space Station in April. The commercial spacecraft has completed another delivery of experiments and other supplies, including ice cream, to the ISS.

Pence says he stands with Trump but will not defend president’s ‘both sides’ comments on Charlottesville

Vice President Pence says he is standing by President Trump in the aftermath of deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, but he declined Wednesday to defend the president’s statement from the day before that “both sides” were to blame.

PressTV-US military aircraft crashes off Hawaii coast

A US Army helicopter has went down in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Hawaii during a training exercise.

Kim Jong-un 'made very wise & well reasoned decision' over Guam - Trump

North Korea’s decision not to follow through on a threat to strike the island of Guam is “very wise,” according to US President Donald Trump, who said such an attack would have been “catastrophic.”

US satellites spot North Korea moving missiles 'in preparation for possible launch'

North Korea has moved missile equipment into position ahead of a possible launch, according to US defence officials.

North Korea crisis: South's leader in plea to avoid war - BBC News

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has called on his US ally to help prevent a war, amid worsening tension over the North's nuclear threat.

Saudi Crown Prince MBS 'wants out' of Yemen war

Leaked emails show Mohammed bin Salman expressing desire to end conflict during talks with former US officials.

How to Use a Samsung TV As a PC Monitor | Techwalla.com

Today, many Samsung LCD televisions can be used not only to watch television and play DVDs and games but also to act as a computer monitor. Among the reasons to use a TV as a computer monitor is better picture quality due to higher resolution, which is good for watching videos and viewing pictures.

Four Palestinians wounded in Israel air attacks on Gaza

At least four Palestinians have been wounded, one of them seriously, after Israel carried out air attacks on Hamas locations in Gaza.