Trump hires lawyer who represented Clinton in impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday hired a veteran attorney who represented Bill Clinton during his impeachment process as the White House shifted to a more aggressive approach to a special counsel investigation that has reached a critical stage.

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  • Written by CHAD DAY and ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press

Iran's foreign minister says no renegotiating nuclear deal

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's foreign minister took to YouTube on Thursday to criticize President Donald Trump's threat to withdraw from the nuclear deal, saying Iran will not "renegotiate or add onto" the atomic accord.

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  • Written by By NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL , Associated Press

Arizona approves big teacher raises, could end 5-day strike

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona lawmakers pulled an all-nighter Thursday to enact a budget that provides big raises for many of the state's striking teachers, potentially ending the five-day walkout that kept more than a million public school students out of the classroom.

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  • Written by By BOB CHRISTIE and MELISSA DANIELS

Rainstorm kills at least 91, injures over 160 in India

 

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of north and western India overnight, causing house collapses, toppling trees and leaving at least 91 people dead and more than 160 injured, officials said Thursday.

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  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

1 body found after 9 officers hurt in explosion at standoff

 

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A body was found in a Connecticut building after an explosion during a standoff with a man whose wife had called police to report domestic violence, officials said Thursday.

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  • Written by By DAVE COLLINS , Associated Press