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AP
AP News
October 10, 2019 - 8:11 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Flag-draped Iranian women watched a FIFA soccer match from inside a Tehran stadium Thursday, the first time they've been freely allowed into a stadium in decades. The 2022 World Cup qualifier between Team Melli and Cambodia at Tehran's Azadi Stadium marks a decades-long push by...
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AP
AP News
September 25, 2019 - 8:41 am
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is accusing the United States of "merciless economic terrorism" and "international piracy." Tensions are running particularly high between Iran and the United States since President Donald Trump's decision last year to withdraw the U.S. from Iran's nuclear agreement...
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AP News
September 24, 2019 - 7:44 am
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Facing growing calls for his impeachment, President Donald Trump addressed the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday and delivered a roaring defense of nationalism and American sovereignty even as he tried to rally a multinational response to Iran's escalating aggression. The...
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AP News
September 23, 2019 - 10:43 am
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump was addressing a conference for world leaders at the United Nations, but he was talking to his political base Monday as he breezed by a major climate change summit and focused instead on religious persecution, an issue that resonates with evangelical...
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 7:33 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has warned the U.S. it will retaliate "immediately" if Tehran is targeted over a weekend attack on Saudi oil installations, its state-run news agency reported Wednesday, further raising Mideast tensions. Iran's president and foreign minister also may not be able to attend...
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AP News
September 16, 2019 - 7:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tensions are flaring in the Persian Gulf after President Donald Trump said the U.S. is "locked and loaded" to respond to a weekend drone assault on Saudi Arabia's energy infrastructure that his aides blamed on Iran. The attack, which halved the kingdom's oil production and sent...
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CNS News
September 16, 2019 - 7:11 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped four-tenths of a cent today to $3.672 after rising two-tenths of a cent each of the past two days. The average price is seven-tenths of a cent less than one week ago but 7.1 cents more...
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CBS News
September 15, 2019 - 7:47 am
Dubai, United Arab Emirates — Iran denied it was involved in drone attacks that hit the world's biggest oil processing facility and an oil field in Saudi Arabia. The denial came just hours after America's top diplomat alleged that Tehran was behind the "unprecedented attack on the world's energy...
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CBS
CBS News
September 11, 2019 - 1:03 pm
Billboards with the slogans "Death to America — Death to Israel" have appeared in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad in recent days. There are at least five of the large signs in central Baghdad, some less than a mile from the U.S. Embassy, the Iraqi presidential palace and the national government's...
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AP
AP News
September 10, 2019 - 10:38 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian woman detained for dressing as a man to sneak into a soccer stadium to watch a match has died after setting herself on fire upon learning she could spend six months in prison, semi-official news outlets reported Tuesday. The self-immolation death of 29-...
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