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Lebanese businessman pleads guilty to violating US sanctions

Lebanese businessman pleads guilty to violating US sanctionsWASHINGTON (AP) — A Lebanese businessman accused of providing millions of dollars to the Hezbollah militant group pleaded guilty Thursday and admitted his role in a money laundering conspiracy in an effort to evade U.S. sanctions, the Justice Department said.



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Stormy Daniels accuses Trump’s lawyer of defamation, violating campaign finance laws

Stormy Daniels accuses Trump’s lawyer of defamation, violating campaign finance lawsThe White House pushed back against Daniels’ allegations of a 2006 affair with Trump and refuted a claim made during an interview with 60 Minutes that she had been physically threatened to keep quiet about it.



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Russia violating duty to halt Syria's use of chemical weapons: U.S.

Russia violating duty to halt Syria's use of chemical weapons: U.S.By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) – Russia has violated its duty to guarantee the destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons and prevent the Assad government from using banned poison gas, the United States said on Wednesday. “For Russia to claim that the Assad regime has eliminated its chemical stockpiles is just absurd. Its continued denial of the Assad’s regime culpability in the use of chemical weapons is simply incredible,” U.S. disarmament ambassador Robert Wood told the Conference on Disarmament.



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Woman falls out window to her death while violating protective order

Woman falls out window to her death while violating protective orderPolice say a woman is dead after falling five stories from the window of an apartment where she wasn't supposed to be.



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Tehran Police Say Women Will No Longer Be Arrested For Violating 'Islamic' Dress Code

Tehran Police Say Women Will No Longer Be Arrested For Violating 'Islamic' Dress CodePolice in Iran’s capital are loosening up restrictions regarding dress code after decades of pushback from women in the country.



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Haley displays missile as evidence Iran is violating UN resolutions

Haley displays missile as evidence Iran is violating UN resolutionsThe Trump administration accused Iran of violating United Nations resolutions, unveiling what officials said was proof that Iran is exporting missiles and other military hardware to a rebel group in Yemen.



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Four U.S. 'sanctuary cities' may be violating law: U.S. Attorney General

Four U.S. 'sanctuary cities' may be violating law: U.S. Attorney GeneralWASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department singled out four cities and a county on Thursday for allegedly having so-called “sanctuary policies” that may violate a federal law that says local governments cannot limit information sharing with U.S. immigration officials. The department said New Orleans, New York City, Philadelphia, and Cook County in Illinois along with its largest city Chicago, “have preliminarily been found” to have policies that violate the law. It is giving those jurisdictions until Oct. 27 to provide evidence demonstrating compliance.



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If Trump says Iran violating nuclear deal, does not mean U.S. withdrawal: Haley

If Trump says Iran violating nuclear deal, does not mean U.S. withdrawal: HaleyIf U.S. President Donald Trump tells Congress in October that Iran is not complying with a 2015 nuclear deal it brokered with world powers, that does not mean a U.S. withdrawal from the agreement, U.S. envoy to the U.N. Nikki Haley said on Tuesday. Under U.S. law, the State Department must notify Congress every 90 days of Iran’s compliance with the nuclear deal.



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Iran FM mocks US claims it is violating nuclear deal

Iran FM mocks US claims it is violating nuclear dealIran’s foreign minister mocked US President Donald Trump’s claim Tehran was “not living up to the spirit” of the nuclear deal on Friday, saying Washington was flouting the accord. “We’ll see if US prepared to live up to letter of #JCPOA (nuclear deal) let alone spirit,” Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted. Zarif is almost as avid a user of Twitter as Trump despite it being officially banned in Iran.



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Kremlin denies violating nuclear arms pact with US

Kremlin denies violating nuclear arms pact with USMOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin on Thursday rejected U.S. claims of Russian violations of a landmark nuclear arms treaty, saying it has respected the pact and will continue to do so.



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