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The Dangers of Trump's Approach to Iran

40 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Wendy R. Sherman, the lead American negotiator on the Obama nuclear agreement, discusses the difference between hard-liners and hard-hard-liners in the U.S. and Iran, and the...
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Iran state news agency says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone; US military declines to immediately comment

1 hour ago   |   ABC News


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The Madcap Caution of Donald Trump

The Madcap Caution of Donald Trump

4 hours ago   |   Politico

The worry last week was that the Trump administration was ginning up fake intelligence about Iran blowing up oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz to justify a war against Iran...
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Trump is right to face down Iran's empty threats

Trump is right to face down Iran's empty threats

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

Know how you can tell the Trump administration's tough approach on Iran is working? Tehran is acting out in a bid to remove the pressure. Iran's rulers pointedly announced...
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Trump and Iran May Be on a Collision Course, and It Could Get Scarier

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

They've behaved recklessly and given themselves no face-saving escapes.
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Who Wants To Go To War With Iran?

5 hours ago   |   NPR

Today, Iran said that it would exceed limitations on enriched uranium stockpiling within the next 10 days. These regulations were negotiated under the Iran nuclear deal. From...
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US Navy: Mine fragments from tanker attack bear Iran hallmarks

6 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Navy displays mine fragments it said came from damaged tanker and bore a 'striking' resemblance to mines seen in Iran.
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Lawmakers Express Concern About Prospect Of A Military Conflict With Iran

7 hours ago   |   NPR

Both Republicans and Democrats want more details on the Trump administration's policy on Iran, and some in Congress argue there needs to be a new authorization for any military...
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Democratic Rep. Elissa Slotkin Discusses Leadership Shakeup At the Pentagon

7 hours ago   |   NPR

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Rep. Elissa Slotkin, D-Mich., who sits on the Armed Services Committee, about the shakeup at the Pentagon and tensions with Iran.
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Could Trump Use the Sept. 11 War Law to Attack Iran Without Going to Congress?

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

Talk of purported Iran-Qaeda ties is raising questions about whether the Trump administration is laying the groundwork to claim that it needs no new legal authority to take...
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Nearly 15 million Americans have reportedly used marijuana, then driven in past month

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Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

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Prosecutors say Ortiz was not intended target of shooting

Prosecutors say Ortiz was not intended target of shooting

The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor said Wednesday former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the target of a shooting in a nightclub in his hometown on June 9. Read more ...

Man arrested for running over pregnant woman, 2-year-old son, police say

Man arrested for running over pregnant woman, 2-year-old son, police say

Police in Jefferson City, Tennessee, have arrested a man they say intentionally ran over a pregnant woman and her 2-year-old son. Read more ...

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday that David Ortiz was not the intended target of the murder-for-hire plot that led to the former Red Sox star being shot. Read more ...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators before flying 737 Max jets

Sullenberger, a U.S. Airways pilot in 2009 when he safely landed an Airbus jet on New York's Hudson River after bird strikes knocked out the engines, said all 737 Max pilots... Read more ...

Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after planning...

Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after planning attack on Christian church

Complaint alleges Syrian man plotted attacks in name of ISIS Read more ...

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday said states can set their own carbon emissions standards for coal-fired power plants - a rule that the agency itself says could... Read more ...

Jurors reach verdict in Nxivm ‘sex cult' leader Keith Raniere's trial

Jurors reach verdict in Nxivm ‘sex cult' leader Keith Raniere's trial

Jurors in the Nxivm trial have reached a verdict Wednesday. The panel of four women and eight men sent a note during their lunch break saying they reached a unanimous decision... Read more ...

Hope Hicks won't answer questions about the White House in congressional...

Hope Hicks won't answer questions about the White House in congressional interview

White House attorneys are objecting to all questions related to the White House, Democrats say, all the way down to where Hicks sat in the West Wing. Read more ...