Iran sanctions: Tehran vows retaliation over Trump move

Tehran says moves against its judiciary chief cross a line and it rejects changes to a nuclear deal ...
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20-year-old jackpot winner hopes to do 'good for humanity'

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The 20-year-old Florida man who claimed the $451 million Mega Millions jackpot choose to get $282 ...
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Most of mudslide-stricken California town told to empty out

MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — Most residents of mudslide-ravaged Montecito were under orders to clear out Friday as the search for ...
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Most of mudslide-stricken California town told to empty out

MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — Most residents of mudslide-ravaged Montecito were under orders to clear out Friday as the search for ...
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Most of mudslide-stricken California town told to empty out

MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — Most residents of mudslide-ravaged Montecito were under orders to clear out Friday as the search for ...
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High School Friend Arrested After Body of Missing College Student Is Found Buried in Park

Blaze Bernstein's body was found after recent rains partially exposed it
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Obama, Modi work to deepen improving U.S.-India ties

Modi waves to supporters after paying homage at the Mahatma Gandhi Statue in front of the Indian Embassy in WashingtonBy Steve Holland and David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama and new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi worked to deepen improving ties between their countries on Tuesday, but emerged from their second meeting in two days with little in the way of major agreements. Obama and Modi, speaking to reporters in the Oval Office, said they had discussed a wide range of topics – from trade to space exploration to climate change to the Islamic State threat in the Middle East. "We already have the foundation of a strong partnership," said Modi, seated beside Obama. …


Kurds seize Iraq/Syria border post; Sunni tribe joins fight against Islamic State

By Isabel Coles and Jonny Hogg ARBIL Iraq/MURSITPINAR Turkey (Reuters) – Iraqi Kurdish troops drove Islamic State fighters from a strategic border crossing with Syria on Tuesday and won the support of members of a major Sunni tribe, in one of the biggest successes since U.S. forces began bombing the Islamists. The victory, which could make it harder for militants to operate on both sides of the frontier, was also achieved with help from Kurds from the Syrian side of the frontier, a new sign of cooperation across the border. …