Iran says US companies welcome to invest in oil sector
- March 15, 2016

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak is expected in Tehran on Monday, with Zangeneh saying that there will be definitely a meeting between the two to discuss "oil policies". All worldwide sanctions related to Iran's disputed nuclear program were lifted in January under a historic deal reached between Tehran and major world powers in July 2015. (more...)
Migrants defy Greeks at border to cross into Macedonia Migrants defy Greeks at border to cross into Macedonia
- March 15, 2016

The border had been effectively sealed since last week, when Macedonia, along with Croatia, Serbia and Slovenia, said it would no longer allow migrants to pass through on their way northward. Earlier Monday, three Afghan migrants, including a pregnant woman, were found drowned in a river swelled by heavy rain as they tried to cross into FYROM from Greece , the FYROM interior ministry said. (more...)
Only Plan B to talks is 'return to war — UN Syria envoy Only Plan B to talks is 'return to war — UN Syria envoy
- March 15, 2016

State TV also quoted Assad a saying Russian Federation will decrease its presence to levels "in line with the situation on the ground and the continuation of the cessation of hostilities". "As far as I know, the only "Plan B" available is a return to war". The last round collapsed in February without agreement. Rebels shot down a Syrian warplane in the west of the country, fighters and a military source said, as the government and opposition groups traded barbs ahead of fragile peace talks ... (more...)
Michelle Fields and Ben Shapiro Quit Breitbart Over Trump Incident
- March 15, 2016

Three sources say multiple staffers are searching for a way out of the company - with several actively circulating résumés, according to two sources - and more resignations could follow in the coming days and weeks. She told me her story. Lewandowski denied Fields' claim. Gerry Broome/AP The alleged assault is the latest in a series of alleged assaults on journalists at Trump campaign events. (more...)
Nazi-saluting Trump supporter says she's not a Nazi Nazi-saluting Trump supporter says she's not a Nazi
- March 15, 2016

Peterson later told The New York Times that she took offense at comparisons between Trump and Hitler made by protesters, and said she was not a Nazi supporter. More via the Chicago Tribune and New York Times ... "Do you know who Hitler really was?'" He said he and his wife responded: 'If you're gonna do it, do it right, here's the right way to do the Nazi salute'. (more...)
President Obama chooses SXSW over Nancy Reagan's funeral
- March 09, 2016

She said Reagan offered helpful advice when she became first lady. Former first lady Nancy Reagan and His Highness the Duke of Edinbourgh look over the Leadership Award presented to her March 15, 2000, in Beverly Hills. First ladies' funerals, once a quiet affair, changed significantly following the death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's widow, Eleanor Roosevelt, in 1962. (more...)