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Rafsanjani, Iran Leader Whose Life Mirrored Nation's, Dies
Iran's former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has died after a decades-long career in the ruling elite, where his moderate views were not always welcome but his cunning guided him through revolution, war and the country's turbulent politics
Republican National Convention 2016: Fact-Checking Donald Trump and Other Speakers
Donald Trump took to the stage at the Republican National Convention Thursday night and offered a stinging indictment of his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton as well as the legacy of the Obama administration. He made several claims about both, so ABC News decided to fact-check them, as well as the
Diane Sawyer's Biography
Diane Sawyer is an ABC News anchor, tackling some of the biggest issues of our time in new ways with original reporting, primetime specials, long form interviews and in-depth investigations. One of the most respected journalists in the world, she has traveled the globe delivering in-depth and
The Note's Must-Reads for Monday, April 14, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Jordan Mazza and Janine Elliot RUSSIA/UKRAINE ABC News’ Adam Teicholz: ...
Wife of US Pastor Held in Iran: Obama, Iran Is Testing You
The wife of an American pastor held in an Iranian prison today challenged President Obama, saying the Iranian government is using her husband to test his resolve when it comes to protecting Americans. "My husband is suffering because he is a Christian. He's suffering because he's an American Yet
New Hope for American Arrested as CIA 'Spy' in Iran?
Sister: Nuclear Deal a Good Sign for Former Marine Amir Hekmati, Who 'Confessed' to Espionage in Iran in 2011
5 1/2 Reasons Why You Should Care About Iran Nuclear Talks
The U.S. may be close to a deal with Iran. In Geneva, Secretary of State John Kerry has met with his Iranian and European counterparts, seeking a temporary agreement for Iran to suspend nuclear enrichment and for the West to temporarily lift some economic sanctions. Talks ended Friday without any
Iran Looks to Restore Flights to US
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has reportedly ordered an investigation into what it would take to re-establish direct flights between Iran and the United States. Direct flights between the U.S. and Iran were halted in 1979 after the Islamic Revolution that overthrew the shah. The request,...
Shutdown Countdown: The One Way Out (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES THE BALL’S IN BOEHNER’S COURT: ABC’s JONATHAN KARL noted on “Good Morning America” today: “By taking the day off yesterday and not coming in until this afternoon, Senate Democrats have effectively run out the clock on this latest shutdown showdown....