Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
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Police are investigating how two pipe bombs ended up in a northwest Reno home.
Authorities say a bail bondsman trying to locate a subject Friday afternoon saw an improvised explosive device at an unoccupied home.
A SWAT team and bomb squad were called to the scene and evacuated home in the area and blocked off street access for several hours.
According to police, bomb squad technicians found two devices.
They were placed inside a bomb transportation trailer and safely removed from the area.
Police say there are no outstanding suspects but the investigation is ongoing.
A small plane has crashed in the Ventura County mountains near Santa Paula, killing the pilot.
Ian Gregor of the Federal Aviation Administration says a passer-by found the wreckage of a twin-engine Cessna 337 on Saturday about four miles southeast of the Santa Paula airport.
He says the plane apparently crashed several days ago.
TV reports show the wreckage on the side of a hill.
It's unclear when and where the plane took off.
Miami signed prominent recruits Jack Allison and Shaquille Quarterman to grant-in-aid agreements on Saturday.
Allison is a quarterback from Palmetto (Fla.) High who was an Under Armour All-American after throwing for 18 touchdowns as a junior and is generally considered one of the top recruits at his position nationally this year.
Quarterman is a linebacker from Oakleaf High in Orange Park, Florida.