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SANAA, Yemen — An Iranian airplane delivered supplies to Yemen’s Shiite rebel-held capital on Sunday, while the president gained support from influential tribal and provincial leaders in signs that the rival camps seeking to rule the rapidly unraveling country are entrenching their positions.
The first direct flight from Shiite powerhouse Iran to Sanaa was carrying 12 tons of medical supplies as well as tents and Red Crescent aid workers, said Iran’s deputy ambassador Rasai Ebadi.
Western embassies shut down and evacuated staff from Sanaa last month after the rebels stormed the presidential palace and placed President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi and his Cabinet ministers under house arrest.
Hadi received local officials in Aden on Sunday, along with influential tribal leaders and elders from the provinces of Jawf, Marib and Bayda, who assured him of their backing, local television stations reported, adding that Hadi again accused the Houthis of launching a coup against Yemen’s legitimate leadership.
On Friday night at the Reggie Lewis Center, Loxsom stopped by to hand out medals at the New England Indoor Championships, the high school meet where he set a meet record in 2009 in winning a title for Wilbur Cross High School of New Haven, Connecticut.
In the women's pole vault, NCAA indoor record-holder Demi Payne, a rising star from Stephen F.
Max Scherzer was warming up in the bullpen, getting ready to head onto the field to throw his first batting practice session for the Washington Nationals.
 before Scherzer could leave the bullpen, he turned to manager Matt Williams, who was standing near him.
 the Nationals' newcomer threw a few more warmup pitches, then took the spring training mound and used his full arsenal against batters who aren't likely to make the team's final roster — catchers Daniel Butler and Sandy Leon, infielders Emmanuel Burris and Kia Ka'aihue, and outfielder Matt Skole.
Scherzer's fastball and breaking balls seemed particularly sharp.
The NL East champion Nationals boosted their already formidable rotation in the offseason when they signed the former AL Cy Young Award with Detroit to a $210 million, seven-year contract.
BEIRUT — The first Syrian rebel group to be given U. S. weapons collapsed Sunday after losing control of its headquarters to Syria’s main al-Qaeda affiliate, further complicating American-led efforts to counter the rise of extremism in Syria. Read full article >>