Cards rout Bucs, take division

...year with a three-game set with the Braves in Atlanta starting Friday when Jaime Garcia (10-5, 2.36 ERA) faces Julio Tehran (10-8, 4.16).Pirates: Host Cincinnati on Friday looking to secure homefield advantage for the wild-card. Francisco...
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Iran accord: 'New chapter' or a 'historic mistake'?

...struck a historic accord Tuesday to check Tehran's nuclear efforts short of building...immediate suspension.On the streets of Tehran, Iranians honked their horns and celebrated...hostage-taking at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, the country's hardliners remain hostile...
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Kerry implores Congress to back Iran nuclear deal

...other safeguards to deter cheating by Tehran."If Congress does not support the deal...Jack Lew waiting to testify, he asked if Tehran "has earned the right to be trusted...The IAEA had no immediate comment.Tehran insists Parchin is a conventional military...
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Congress-White House Iran dispute a side-show for world was busy restoring relations with Tehran, selling it weapons, and inking contracts...Laurent Fabius met top Iranian officials in Tehran July 29, including President Hassan Rouhani...ministers last month signed an agreement in Tehran to facilitate commercial relations.Britain...
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Senate Dems block vote to disapprove of Iran deal

...measure that would bar Obama from lifting sanctions on Iran unless Tehran recognized Israel as a state and released U.S. for relief from crippling sanctions that have undercut Tehran's economy.The accord got a boost as the Vatican, just ahead...
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UN agency: Iran's role in nuclear probe meets standards

...that will feed into the nuclear deal reached in July between Tehran and six world powers and will help to determine whether sanctions...weapons, and insists Parchin is a conventional military site. Tehran has refused to allow inspections of its military sites as part...
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Over 700 killed in crush of hajj pilgrims

...Emirates, Sarah El Deeb in Beirut, Maram Mazen and Merrit Kennedy in Cairo;d Munir Ahmed in Islamabad and Nasser Karimi in Tehran, Iran, contributed to this report.___Follow Aya Batrawy on Twitter at
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Russia said to get Iran's clearance for Syria-bound flights

...Syria that has concerned the U.S. and NATO.The news agencies quoted Maxim Suslov, spokesman for the Russian Embassy in Tehran, as saying it has received Iranian permission for Syria-bound flights. After Bulgaria rejected Moscow's overflight request...
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Presidential candidates duel on Iran; House GOP in turmoil

...Nations. A vote of disapproval, however, could signal Congress' readiness to introduce new sanctions at the risk of causing Tehran - and other governments - to abandon the accord and blame the U.S. for the failure.Along with the criticism of Obama...
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Iran deal survives: Democrats block disapproval vote passage of the disapproval resolution, and issued grim warnings about a deal they contend could serve only to enrich Tehran and leave it closer to building a bomb when constraints begin to ease in 10 or 15 years. They promised that Thursday's vote...
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