Iran

Three Things You Need to Know on June 21st

President Trump is said to have sent a message to Iran that an attack was imminent yesterday. Reuters is reporting that Iranian officials say the message was sent through intermediaries in the region and said the president was against war and would prefer to talk. Trump ended up calling off the...
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Three Things You Need to Know on June 20th

Tensions are ramping up today after a commander of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said Iran is "completely ready for war" with the U.S. He made that comment after Iran shot down an unarmed U.S. Navy drone in what American officials say was international airspace. Iran claims the drone was...
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Three Things You Need to Know on June 18th

The U.S. is sending a thousand more troops to the Middle East to counter threats posed by Iran. Acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan said Monday the soldiers will be deployed for "defensive purposes" against possible threats from Iran. Shanahan insists that the U.S. isn't seeking war with Iran...
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Three Things You Need to Know on November 5th

Two women were killed and five otheres injured in a shooting at a yoga studio in Tallahassee on Friday evening. Shooter Scott Beierle had a history of harassing young women and was a self-described misogynist. He had been arrested twice for grabbing women on Florida State University's campus and...
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Three Things You Need to Know on August 7th

Four states (Kansas, Ohio, Michigan and Washington) are holding primary elections today. Some of these races could potentially change the face of Congress in November. The first wave of U.S. sanctions on Iran that had been suspended by the 2015 nuclear agreement, snapped back into place at a minute...
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