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At Least 37 Killed in Twin Suicide Blasts in Lebanese Capital

Lebanese officials said at least 37 people were killed and nearly 200 wounded in twin suicide blasts in a predominantly Shi'ite suburb in Lebanon's capital, Beirut. Authorities said the explosions occurred minutes apart late Thursday in Burj al-Barajneh, a busy commercial and residential area in southern Beirut. The area, a stronghold of the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, has been hit in the past. Sunni militants groups have threatened to carry out more attacks. There...

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