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|Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif on Israel: ‘We Will Act if Necessary’
In an exclusive interview with NBC News, Iran’s foreign minister commented on its tenuous relationship with Israel as well as on the fate of the Iran nuclear deal.
POSTED FEBRUARY 18, 2018 10:53 AM
|Scott Pruitt Cancels Israel Trip Amid Backlash Over Travel Expenses
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has scrapped plans for a business trip to Israel previously scheduled for this week, an agency official said.
POSTED FEBRUARY 19, 2018 11:48 AM
|Slain Teacher Told His Fiancee What To Say If He Died In A School Shooting
A high school teacher shot to death while protecting students in last week’s school shooting in Parkland, Florida, once considered that he could die in such violence, and gave his fiancee instructions on what to say if it happened.
POSTED FEBRUARY 19, 2018 1:58 PM
|The Latest: Iran says 65 killed in airplane crash
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on the crash of an Iranian passenger plane in southern Iran (all times local):
POSTED FEBRUARY 18, 2018 2:44 PM
|Family that took in Nikolas Cruz said he showed no warning signs
Nikolas Cruz moved in with the Snead family after his mother died of Pneumonia in November. They say he was depressed after losing his mother, but no red flags ever went off about his behavior.
POSTED FEBRUARY 19, 2018 10:51 AM
|Florida School Shooting Suspect Obtained 10 Rifles In Roughly The Past Year
The suspect in last week’s mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, obtained 10 rifles in the past year or so, an unnamed law enforcement source told CNN Monday.
POSTED FEBRUARY 19, 2018 6:43 PM
|Woman Filmed Berating Flight Attendant on Plane Gets Suspended From Job
Susan Peirez started shouting after being seated near a baby.
POSTED FEBRUARY 19, 2018 2:56 PM
|Teens hold a 'lie-in' at White House calling for gun control
A group of Washington, D.C., teenagers staged a “lie-in” outside of the White House on Monday to show their support for the victims of last week’s mass shooting at a Florida high school — and to demand action from President Trump on gun control.
“We have organized this protest in solidarity with all of those who were affected by the horrific school shooting in Florida,” the organization said in a statement posted on its Facebook page. “We call on President Trump and leaders from both parties to finally act in the interest of America’s youth and end these tragic mass shootings!”
Dozens of teenagers participated in Monday’s lie-in. More than 700 people RSVP’d for the event on Facebook.
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POSTED FEBRUARY 19, 2018 1:59 PM
|Woman falls out window to her death while violating protective order
Police say a woman is dead after falling five stories from the window of an apartment where she wasn't supposed to be.
POSTED FEBRUARY 19, 2018 11:17 AM
|Syria bombardment of rebel enclave kills 18 civilians: monitor
Heavy Syrian regime bombardment of rebel-held Eastern Ghouta killed at least 18 civilians on Monday, a monitor said, as government forces appeared to prepare for a ground assault. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said air strikes battered the town of Hammuriyeh in Eastern Ghouta, leaving nine civilians dead. "The regime is bombing Eastern Ghouta to pave the way for a ground offensive," said Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman.
POSTED FEBRUARY 19, 2018 8:20 AM