Feb 12 2017
Khamenei also encouraged the citizens of Iran to share their feelings about Donald Trump on Friday, which is the anniversary of the revolution that unseated the US -backed shah, reports Al Jazeera.
Hundreds of thousands of Iranians gathered in Tehran today to celebrate the anniversary of their theocracy and also to chant "death to America", burn USA flags and carry effigies of President Trump.
The marchers Friday "are telling the world" to "speak to the Iranian nation with respect", Rouhani said, according to the semi-official Fars News Agency.
Iran test-fired another surface-to-air missile on Wednesday, in defiance of warnings and a new round of sanctions from the Trump administration last week, a USA official told Fox News. New sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile program was also fuel for the anti-America fire. They imposed a similar ban on U.S. citizens and said that Iranian banks would no longer accept the United States dollar. Anti-American rhetoric at this year's commemoration, however, was more subdued than usual. When Iranians ousted the shah in 1979, one of their demands was independence from the dominant powers of the time, the United States and the Soviet Union.
The rallies bristled with anti-US and anti-Israeli sentiment.
Iranian and Swedish officials signed five memorandums of understanding (MoUs) on the sidelines of a meeting between Iran's President Hassan Rouhani and Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven in Tehran Feb. 11, Iran's state run IRINN TV reported.
Militants kill 6 Red Cross workers in Afghanistan
On Wednesday, six members of the ICRC were shot dead by group of armed men described by the local police as pro-Daesh rebels. The motive behind the attack remains unknown, and no group has taken responsibility for it so far.
Freezing rain may impact Tuesday morning commute
Sustained wind speeds of 13 to 15 miles per hour are forecast for the Tri-Cities, with gusts up to 23 miles per hour . Before this changeover happens, a widespread accumulation of 3 to 6 inches of snow is expected.
Akhilesh owes his victory in family feud to Mulayam's political training
BJP's Uttar Pradesh chief Keshav Prasad Maurya on Sunday attacked Samajwadi Party alleging it to be anti-development. Akhilesh said he was once apprehensive that he would lose the "cycle" (SP's election symbol).
President Trump has criticized the recent nuclear agreement held between the United States and Iran, alongside five other countries.
Riyadh denies the charges and says Tehran destabilizes the region and sponsors terrorism, an accusation rejected by Iran.
"With the deal in jeopardy, the system will be in vital need of Rouhani's team of smiling diplomats and economic technocrats to shift the blame to the USA and keep Iran's economy afloat", said Vaez.
While the rally was lead on my passionate chants, it also brought with it effigies of President Trump-some hanging from ropes.
What followed was two weeks of repeated statements lashing Iran, new sanctions, threats of more sanctions beyond that, and talk of war.
A federal appeals court on Thursday refused to reinstate the ban, which a lower court has suspended.
Feb 12 2017
Engineers Assess Spillway Problem at Oroville Dam
The hatchery, on the Feather River, is vital to the survival of chinook salmon, whose numbers have dwindled during the drought. But they said more rain could fill the the Oroville reservoir to capacity and cause an overflow by Saturday.
Feb 11 2017
How Worried Should We Be About Rumors of ICE "Raids"?
Or these sweeps in Austin, Texas: "Alvarado described her husband's arrest like 'he was being hunted". "They took my family away". Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles officials contended as many as 100 immigrants were detained by U.S.
Feb 11 2017
Sears says to cut $1 billion in costs, shares surge 40 percent
In addition, the retailer announced plans to reduce its outstanding debt and pension obligations of $1.5 billion for fiscal 2017. Sears Holdings revealed that it struck an amended asset-based credit facility.
Feb 11 2017
Why Cliffs Natural Resources, Pilgrim's Pride, and World Wrestling Entertainment Jumped Today
The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.83% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.83 percent. A total of 91.81M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company's average trading volume stands at 12.61M shares.
Feb 11 2017
Fed governor Daniel Tarullo, who oversaw bank supervision, to resign
Trump will also be filling key openings at other financial regulators, including the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. Tarullo essentially filled that role, but would have likely found his powers and influence curtailed by a Trump-appointee.
Feb 10 2017
Arizona mother deported to Mexico in immigration action
As protestors surrounded the auto and held signs urging ICE not to breakup families, they shouted "liberation, not deportation". Some chanted, "Liberation, not deportation", and her daughter, Jacqueline, held a sign that read "Not one more deportation".
Feb 10 2017
Groundwork Mortgage reports mortgage rates are still low
President of Groundwork Mortgage Jeff Berger joins us for different tips on selecting mortgages and to break down mortgage rates. The 5/1 Adjustable Rate Mortgage interest rates at PHH Mortgage can be had for 3.875% with an April of 4.059%.
Feb 09 2017
Area Students Blame Falcons-Related Illnesses for Tardiness
These moves mean the Falcons will follow their Super Bowl appearance with significant staff changes on both sides of the ball. Per multiple reports , quarterbacks coach Matt LaFleur will also leave the team to become offensive coordinator with the Rams.
Feb 09 2017
Winter Weather Watch Issued for Many Ahead of Big Storm on Thursday
A winter storm warning meanings heavy snow is expected or occurring and will make travel very risky . While the sunshine will be back Friday , highs will struggle to climb much above freezing.
Feb 07 2017
Man arrested for 2016 strangling death of New York City jogger
Police say officials saw Lewis around his neighborhood on the Brooklyn/Queens line back in May, and thought he was suspicious. Boyce said police do not believe Lewis knew Vetrano and it appeared to be a chance encounter.
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