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U.S. and Iran Argue Over Inspections At Nuclear Watchdog Meeting

U.S. and Iran Argue Over Inspections At Nuclear Watchdog Meeting

General Assembly's meeting. US President Donald Trump has called the accord "the worst deal ever negotiated" and has until mid-October to make a decision that could lead to Washington reimposing sanctions on Iran. "Under President Trump, America's position toward Israel at the United Nations has been unequivocal". Iran's nuclear chief on Monday accused the United States of seeking to undermine a landmark 2015 deal with major powers, calling on the UN watchdog to resist Washington's ...


Trump calls for whistleblower protections as part of United Nations reforms

Trump calls for whistleblower protections as part of United Nations reforms

Trump has railed against the U.N. over the years, and especially during the 2016 presidential campaign, calling the body "not a friend of democracy" and "not a friend even to the United States of America". "Under President Trump, America's position towards Israel at the United Nations has been unequivocal, it's been strong, it's got both clarity and conviction".


Death toll rises to 9 in overheated Florida nursing home

Death toll rises to 9 in overheated Florida nursing home

The ninth patient, 93-year-old Carlos Canal, died almost a week after the air conditioning at Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood (Fla.) Hills failed and eight other patients died. Officials throughout Tampa Bay rechecked facilities following the news of the deaths in Broward. Scott's office said Sunday that 90% of all power outages in the state have been restored.


Oklahoma City police officer shoots, kills man holding stick

Oklahoma City police officer shoots, kills man holding stick

The officer who fired the gun has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation. Bo Mathews answers a question during a news conference in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Sept. Sanchez was not in the vehicle at the time of the hit-and-run and had no criminal history, officials said. The officers were about 15 feet away from Sanchez at the time.


Mueller casts broad net in requesting extensive records from Trump White House

Mueller casts broad net in requesting extensive records from Trump White House

He has also asked for any documents related to a meeting Trump held in the oval office with Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov the day after Comey was sacked. "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation". He officially resigned - reportedly at the request of the president - in February after his contacts with Russian Federation came to light.