Supporters of the project hail the ruling, but skepticism and opposition remain.
The killing raised tensions in Lebanon just four days after elections for a new Parliament began.
Representative Christopher Cox, 52, is a California Republican who has long been an ally of business groups.
Four suicide bombings killed at least 24, and nine people were killed in drive-by shooting in Baghdad.
George Mikan, the first superstar in modern pro basketball, was so dominant that rules were changed to handcuff him. He was 80.
A video of Serb soldiers murdering six Bosnian Muslim youths in 1995 led to the immediate arrest of eight suspects.