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Reporter Among 3 Americans Believed Held by Iran

Three Americans, including a reporter for The Washington Post, appear to have been detained in Iran.

07/24/2014

A photo taken on June 24, 2014 in Lille, northern France shows the logo of the French bank BNP Paribas. (credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

French Bank Agrees To Pay Billions For Violating Trade Sanctions By Processing Transactions For Clients In Iran, Cuba

France’s largest bank, BNP Paribas, has agreed to pay nearly $9 billion to resolve criminal allegations that it processed transactions for clients in Sudan and other blacklisted countries in violation of U.S. trade sanctions, the Justice Department announced Monday.

07/01/2014

House Speaker John Boehner speaks following a meeting of the House Republican conference June 18, 2014 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

‘Absolutely Not': Boehner Opposes US Working With Iran To Help Iraq

The United States should not talk to Iran about jointly helping the Iraqi government fend off insurgents who have been overrunning large swaths of that country, House Speaker John Boehner said Wednesday.

06/18/2014

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers remarks during ceremonies naturalizing 15 new US citizens from 15 countries at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Clinton: ‘Not Prepared’ to Back Working With Iran

Hillary Rodham Clinton expressed caution Tuesday about the United States working with Iran to combat fast-moving Islamic insurgents in Iraq, saying the U.S. needs to understand “what we’re getting ourselves into.”

06/17/2014

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Clinton: U.S. Needs ‘Better Idea What We’re Getting Ourselves Into’ Before Working With Iran

Hillary Rodham Clinton is raising cautions about the United States working with Iran to combat fast-moving Islamic insurgents in Iraq.

06/17/2014

Iraqi government forces run during a military operation in the Iraqi city of Ramadi, west of the capital Baghdad, on April 26, 2014. Iraqi security forces managed to "liberate" the regions of the Abu Ali Jassim and Abu Assaf, both located near the city of Ramadi (100 km west of Baghdad) from the grip of the "Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant", according to security sources. (Photo credit: AZHAR SHALLAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Expert: ‘Worst-Case Scenario We Could Have Another Iran-Iraq War On Our Hands’

After a nine-year war with trillions of U.S. dollars spent, many fear the gains made in Iraq could be lost with the new crisis in the country.

06/17/2014

Iraqis get out of a vehicle in front of a checkpoint held by militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) jihadist group on June 16, 2014 in Iraq's second city of Mosul. (credit: KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Deputy CIA Director: ‘We Need To Keep Iran Out Of’ Iraq Crisis

Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that the Obama administration was willing to talk with Iran over deteriorating security conditions in Iraq and was not ruling out potential U.S.-Iranian military cooperation in stemming the advance of Sunni extremists.

06/16/2014

Iraqi tribes men carry their weapons as they gather, volunteering to fight along side the Iraqi security forces against Jihadist militants who have taken over several northern Iraqi cities, on June 15 2014, in the capital Baghdad. (credit: AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: Head Of Iran’s Elite Paramilitary Force, Iranian Fighters In Baghdad

Sunni militants captured the northern Iraqi town of Tal Afar early on Monday, its mayor and residents said, the latest blow to the nation’s Shiite-led government a week after it lost a vast swath of territory in the country’s north.

06/16/2014

Sen. Linsey Graham, R-S.C., walks into a press conference about gun control regulation on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., on Feb. 13, 2013. (credit: Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

Work With Iran Uncomfortable, Needed, Senator Says

A Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee says Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki cannot keep his country together, and a U.S. alliance with Iran might be needed to do so.

06/15/2014

President Barack Obama speaks at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., on May 28, 2014. (credit: CBS News)

Obama: US Will Continue To ‘Take Direct Action’ By Ordering Drone Strikes

In a broad defense of his foreign policy, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday that the U.S. remains the world’s most indispensable nation, even after a “long season of war,” but argued for restraint before embarking on more military adventures.

05/28/2014

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