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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif voiced optimism after talks with European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton on Monday that a dispute over Tehran's nuclear program can be resolved by a November 24 deadline.</ ...more

AP News - 15 mins ago

AMES, Iowa (AP) — One of the defining qualities of Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads is his ability to generate optimism in lieu of success.It's going to be tough to keep selling hope after another awful start.The Cyclones (0-1) didn't just dr ...more

AP News - 28 mins ago

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — In some ways, political campaigning has gone to the dogs in South Carolina.Boots McMaster, a bulldog with no chance of being elected, is a well-known political face this campaign season. Then there are the miniature schna ...more

AP News - 31 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — A former newsman who worked for The Associated Press for 39 years has died in New York. Bruce Hodgman was 76.His wife, Marion Hodgman, says he died Friday at a hospital 18 months after he was diagnosed with cancer.Hodgman ...more

AP News - 32 mins ago

HAVANA (AP) — Lugging duffel bags crammed with soap, socks, toys and other hard-to-obtain consumer goods, travelers arriving in Cuba on Monday complained that new government restrictions on their imports would leave their families wanting.Passen ...more

AP News - 33 mins ago

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception.Stephens was wearing a T-shirt printed with a police shield bearing the phrase "OFFICER DARREN ...more

AP News - 44 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Colorful floats, elaborate costumes, politicians and merrymakers filled Brooklyn's streets Monday for the annual West Indian Day Parade, a massive Caribbean celebration that was marred by a fatal shooting nearby before the official fest ...more

AP News - 47 mins ago

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (AP) — Taking a bullish stand on the economy, President Barack Obama is renewing his call for an increase in the minimum wage, looking to give Democrats an issue on which to campaign going into November's midterm congressional elections ...more

AP News - 55 mins ago

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory is doubtful for this week's game against McNeese State because of a knee injury, putting junior Jack Gangwish in line for his first start.Gregory, who led the Big Ten in sacks last season ...more

AP News - 57 mins ago

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Ahead of a joint session of parliament, Pakistan's prime minister and army chief held marathon meetings Monday over violent anti-government protests that could force the premier of this nuclear-armed country to resign.Prime Mini ...more