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Rouhani Rallies Supporters in Khorramabad in Final Stretch Before Iran Elections

Iran's presidential election became a two-man race Tuesday when the country's incumbent vice president and Tehran's mayor dropped out ahead of Friday's vote. However, most Iranians have yet to see the benefits of the nuclear deal. Iran's presidential elections are typically tumultuous affairs. Qalibaf finished second in the last election four years ago with 16.5 percent of the vote.


France's Le Pen won't use Russian Federation contacts during Putin visit

France's Le Pen won't use Russian Federation contacts during Putin visit

France and Russia are also divided over the Putin Administration's support for pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine and Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014, which led to the imposition of sanctions by Europe and the United States. that would have been impossible as well". On Monday, he defended that gesture as simple good manners, saying it would have been odd to rebuff Le Pen's Russia-friendly overtures.



Trump, Merkel exchange barbs after G7; Vietnam's prime minister heads to DC

Questioned about her comments Tuesday, Merkel reiterated her stance: "the discussions with the US are just as important as with other partners - the transatlantic relations is of incredible importance, but what I said at this current point in time is that there are more reasons than there even were before to take our fate into our hands in Europe".



Panama dictator Noriega, ousted in U.S. invasion, dies at 83

He died late Monday after suffering a brain hemorrhage resulting from surgery, CBS News reported . In recent years, Noriega, who was known as "Pineapple Face" for his pockmarked complexion, had suffered various ailments, including high blood pressure and bronchitis.


Sabzar Bhat killing: Restrictions imposed in Kashmir Valley

Sabzar Bhat killing: Restrictions imposed in Kashmir Valley

In the ongoing counter-infiltration operations along the LoC in Rampur sector, six armed intruders have been intercepted and eliminated, he said. Bhat was buried this morning at his native Ratsuna area in Tral where hundreds of people had gathered.


Orlando airport in lockdown, shots fired

Orlando airport in lockdown, shots fired

As of 9 p.m., the scene was still active, authorities said. Police respond to shots fired at Orlando International Airport. The area was contained and should have minimal impact to the airport's operations, officials said. Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol are advising commuters to expect delays and to remain inside their vehicles. WESH 2 News will post more information as it becomes available.