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
UN Says Eating Insects Will Solve World Hunger, Global Warming, Pollution, and Create Jobs The latest weapon in the U.N.'s fight against hunger, global warming and pollution might be flying by you right now. Edible insects are being promoted as a low-fat, high-protein food for people, pets and livestock. According to the U.N., they come with appetizing side benefits: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and livestock pollution, creating jobs in developing countries and feeding the millions of hungry people in the world. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
US, EU Voice Readiness to Impose Sanctions Against Assad’s Allies Italy and Canada have voiced readiness to impose sanctions against allies of Syrian President Bashar Assad, according to the White House press service. The Western countries also said in a joint statement that Russia and Iran should influence the Syrian ... 12/7/2016 - 2:02 am | View Link
Rouhani says Iran, EU doing their best to shore up nuke deal The Iran Sanctions Act, which passed the House by a margin of 419 - 1 last Tuesday, seeks to extend sanctions imposed on Iran due to its widespread support of terrorism and give the president authority to reimpose nuclear sanctions if Iran breaches the ... 12/6/2016 - 3:44 am | View Link
EU Takes Note of ISA Legislative Process The European Union has taken into consideration the decision of the US Senate to extend sanctions against Iran and will wait for the completion of the legislative process, the European External Action Service spokeswoman said on Friday. “When it comes to ... 12/3/2016 - 9:59 am | View Link
Ukraine, EU Hopeful About US Support for Russia Sanctions November 14 -- The European Union promised to cooperate with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump while vowing to stand by international agreements he has questioned including United Nations deals to curb climate change and ease sanctions on Iran. As the ... 11/24/2016 - 4:16 am | View Link
Greece Defies EU, U.S. on Sanctions for Iran’s Bank Saderat Greece has spurned its European allies and Washington by blocking European Union sanctions on an Iranian bank the U.S. accuses of financing terrorism, officials familiar with the move say. Athens’s action last month marked the first time a European ... 11/1/2016 - 9:26 pm | View Link
Consolidated list of sanctions Consolidated list of EU financial sanctions and Consolidated list of persons, groups and entities subject to EU financial sanctions 12/3/2016 - 5:35 am | View Website
International Sanctions on Iran The United States, United Nations, and European Union have levied multiple sanctions on Iran for its nuclear program since the International Atomic Energy Association ... 12/2/2016 - 6:15 pm | View Website
Information Note on EU sanctions to be lifted under the ... Information Note on EU sanctions to be lifted under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) Brussels, 23 January 2016 12/1/2016 - 6:16 pm | View Website
Iran The EU's trade with Iran was subject to restrictions derived from United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions between 2006 and 2010. A group of EU and non-EU ... 12/1/2016 - 12:54 pm | View Website
Notice to Exporters: 2016/05: EU ends economic and ... Notice to Exporters: 2016/05: EU ends economic and financial nuclear-related sanctions against Iran 11/29/2016 - 4:10 pm | View Website
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Xavier Johnson added for 18 points for the Buffaloes (7-2), who have posted consecutive wins over ranked teams for the first time since 2013.
Xavier coach Chris Mack juggled around his starting lineup, going with RaShid Gaston, who finished with 14 points and 11 rebounds.
The Musketeers had a nine-point lead early in the second half, but struggled from the field.
Xavier fell out of the Top 10 this week after a loss to No.
CNNLindsey Graham, Democrats plan probes of Russia hackingCNNWashington (CNN) Lawmakers in Congress intensified their calls Wednesday for a probe into hacking during the 2016 election, raising chances of a clash with President-elect Donald Trump. Trump continues to reject the US intelligence community's Congressional Calls Grow for a Probe of Russian Hacking in US ElectionWall Street JournalTrump: U.