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Jaguars fine Telvin Smith $88K for missing minicamp

Jaguars fine Telvin Smith $88K for missing minicamp

13 hours ago   |   Sporting News

The sanction comes as no surprise since Smith announced in May that he will not be playing in the 2019 season for personal reasons.
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Iraq gets new extension for Iran energy sanctions waiver

1 day ago   |   ABC News

Two Iraqi officials say the United States has given Iraq a new 90-day extension for an Iran sanctions waiver allowing Baghdad to import electricity and natural gas from Tehran
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Iran and the U.S. Are on a Collision Course

2 days ago   |   NY Times

The president needs to heed his deal-making reflex, not his hawkish advisers.
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Pompeo Gulf of Oman Narrative Torpedoed by Vessel's Japanese Owner

2 days ago   |   MintPress News

WASHINGTON - Just a day before the Trump administration blamed Iran for an attack on two oil tankers connected to Japan in the Gulf of Oman, without offering a shred of...
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JPMorgan has cut nearly two-dozen people in a group responsible for preventing traders from making risky bets

JPMorgan has cut nearly two-dozen people in a group responsible for preventing traders from making risky bets

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

JPMorgan Chase has cut more than 20 people in a group responsible for preventing traders from making risky bets. Nearly two-dozen executive directors in the bank's Model Risk...
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Iran may be playing on a key US weakness to flip the tanker mining crisis on its head and spike oil prices

Iran may be playing on a key US weakness to flip the tanker mining crisis on its head and spike oil prices

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Recent unexplained bombings in the Persian Gulf have threatened 20% of the world's oil supply and brought the US and Iran to the brink of a war that could define the Middle...
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The U.S. Has Turned Up Pressure on Iran. See the Timeline of Events

2 days ago   |   NY Times

As increased American pressure and sanctions have put a strangle on the Iranian economy, Iran now may be hitting back.
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Japan's prime minister made a historic trip to Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions. It was a disaster

Japan's prime minister made a historic trip to Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions. It was a disaster

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe visited Iran this week in a bid to decrease tensions between the US and Iran. It was the first visit by a Japanese leader in 40 years. An...
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Expedia Fined $325,000 for Breaching Travel Sanctions to Cuba

2 days ago   |   Time

Expedia Group, the digital travel industry conglomerate has agreed to pay $325,406 to the U.S. government for breaching Cuban travel sanctions between 2011 and 2014. According...
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DNC announces first debate lineups

DNC announces first debate lineups

2 days ago   |   Politico   |   5 articles

The Democratic National Committee announced the lineups for the first party-sanctioned presidential debates, after a random drawing Friday in New York. Former Vice President...
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Company recalling some Ragú pasta sauces because they may contain plastic bits

Company recalling some Ragú pasta sauces because they may contain plastic bits

The owner of Ragú is recalling some of its jars of pasta sauce over the possibility that they may contain plastic fragments, the company said. Read more ...

U.S. Open 2019: Gary Woodland holds on for win at Pebble Beach

U.S. Open 2019: Gary Woodland holds on for win at Pebble Beach

Woodland recorded four birdies and two bogeys during the final round to secure the victory. Read more ...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry share new photo of Archie for Father's Day

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry share new photo of Archie for Father's Day

In celebration of Father's Day, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have shared a new image of their 1-month old son Archie. Read more ...

Lloyd scores 2 and the US downs Chile 3-0 at the World Cup

Lloyd scores 2 and the US downs Chile 3-0 at the World Cup

PARIS - Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals for the United States in a somewhat subdued 3-0 victory over Chile that advanced the defending Women's World Cup champions to the... Read more ...

2020 race brings free college back to the national stage

2020 race brings free college back to the national stage

After receding from the national stage, the free college movement is resurfacing as a central rallying point for Democrats as they set their sights on the White House. Read more ...

Padres edge Rockies in another slugfest at Coors Field

Padres edge Rockies in another slugfest at Coors Field

DENVER - The Padres and Rockies set a modern-era record by combining for 92 runs in a four-game series, with San Diego pitcher Matt Strahm drawing a pinch-hit, bases-loaded... Read more ...

The Latest: US Amateur champ Hovland bids for low am at Open

The Latest: US Amateur champ Hovland bids for low am at Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - The Latest on final round of the U.S. Open : Read more ...

Thames, Aguilar help Brewers hold of Giants 5-3

Thames, Aguilar help Brewers hold of Giants 5-3

SAN FRANCISCO - Sometimes, even veterans get nervous. Read more ...

Raptors coach Nick Nurse set to lead Canada at World Cup

Raptors coach Nick Nurse set to lead Canada at World Cup

After guiding the Raptors to their first NBA title, Nick Nurse is preparing to coach Canada. Read more ...

U.S. Open 2019: Amateur Viktor Hovland breaks Jack Nicklaus' record

U.S. Open 2019: Amateur Viktor Hovland breaks Jack Nicklaus' record

It was a memorable day for Norway's Viktor Hovland, who left Pebble Beach with a score of 280. Read more ...