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Obama says Iran talks may not succeed but threatens veto on new sanctions … – The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailAny new economic sanctions that Congress tries to impose against Iran during international negotiations to limit the Islamic republic’s nuclear program will be vetoed, President Barack Obama warned lawmakers, even as he acknowledged the ongoing talks …UPDATE 2-Obama takes tough line against Iran sanctions to CongressReutersState of the Union: Obama urges US […]

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Wawrinka Defeats an Ailing Nadal to Win Australian Open – New York Times

New York TimesStanislas Wawrinka celebrated his winning point against Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images. MELBOURNE, Australia — After two weeks of madness that included extreme temperatures and a player who hallucinated and saw …Australian Open 2014: Stanislas Wawrinka beats Nadal in finalBBC SportIt wasn’t meant to be for NadalABC NewsDid Rafael […]

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Syria peace talks: Russia criticizes rescinding of Iran’s invitation – CNN

CNN(CNN) — It was a mistake for the United Nations to rescind an invitation to Iran to participate in peace talks on Syria this week, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Tuesday in Moscow. He added however that it is “not a catastrophe.” Lavrov said U.N. …Iran Debate Underscores Difficulty of Syrian Peace TalksBloombergIran criticizes […]

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5 Things to Know About Williams’ Aussie Loss – Washington Post

Washington PostMELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams has had bad luck with nagging injuries at the Australian Open in recent years. On Sunday, the top-seeded Williams lost to No. 14-seeded Ana Ivanovic in the fourth round while dealing with a bad back. Last year …Tennis Channel Court Report: Australian Open Day 7USA TODAYAustralian Open: Title favorite […]

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Bomb kills paramilitary troops in Pakistan – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A bomb ripped through a vehicle carrying security forces inside a Pakistani army compound in the country’s volatile northwestern region Sunday, killing at least 18 people, most of them paramilitary troops, security officials said.UPDATE 2-Twenty Pakistani soldiers killed in attack on army convoyReuters20 Pakistani Soldiers Killed in BlastVoice of America22 […]

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Hollande’s Companion Is Hospitalized – New York Times

New York TimesPARIS — Valérie Trierweiler, the companion of President François Hollande and France’s de facto first lady, was admitted to a hospital on Friday after learning along with the rest of France that Mr. Holland is apparently having an affair with another woman.Mafia link to French president Francois Hollande’s love nestThe AustralianJanet Street-Porter: Only […]

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Iran, Western Powers Close on Verge of Interim Nuclear Deal – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalBRUSSELS—Iran and Western powers closed in on an interim accord Friday that would provide for a six-month relaxation of tensions and, they hope, pave the way for a longer-term deal to restrict Iran’s nuclear program. A deal would provide concrete steps …EU’s Ashton Invited To Visit IranRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyTehran supports political solution to Syria: Iran […]

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Libya releases 4 US military personnel – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWASHINGTON (AP) — Four U.S. military personnel investigating potential evacuation routes in Libya were taken into custody at a checkpoint and then detained briefly by the Libyan government before being released, U.S. officials said Friday night.4 US Military Personnel Released in LibyaVoice of America4 US military personnel being held in Libyan custody freedIndian ExpressFour […]

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Justin Bieber I’m NOT KIDDING About Retiring – TMZ.com

TMZ.com1225-justin-bieber-tmz Justin Bieber is NOT backing off his promise to “retire” after his album drops … and last night, he proved he means business by reinforcing his retirement plans ON TWITTER!!! Just one week after he initially announced his upcoming …Justin Bieber: I’m RetiringSeattle Post IntelligencerJustin Bieber: ‘I’m officially retiring’USA TODAYIs Justin Bieber Really Retiring?MTV.comWFMY […]