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France's Le Drian says 'no' to Iran Mediterranean axis

France's foreign minister criticized Iran's regional ambitions, saying Paris could not accept Tehran's military expansion to the Mediterranean, and accused Russia of failing to use its influence to push U.N.-led Syrian peace talks and curb violence.

Tuesday Morning Briefing

An investigation is launched into a bomber who targeted a New York City bus station, voters in Alabama head to the polls in a tight U.S Senate race and Comcast drops its bid for most of Twenty-First Century Fox’s assets.

Nuclear plan backer denies Inauguration Day text with top Trump aide

A company promoting a plan for the United States and Russia to jointly build nuclear reactors in the Middle East denied in a letter made public on Monday that its director received an Inauguration Day text message from incoming national security adviser Michael Flynn saying the project was "good to go."

Hackers hit U.S., Russian banks in ATM robbery scam: report

A previously undetected group of Russian-language hackers silently stole nearly $10 million from at least 18 mostly U.S. and Russian banks in recent years by targeting interbank transfer systems, a Moscow-based security firm said on Monday.


Alabama voters choose senator in race with high stakes for Trump

MONTGOMERY, Ala. Voters in Alabama headed to the polls on Tuesday in a hard-fought U.S. Senate race with high stakes for President Donald Trump, who has endorsed fellow Republican Roy Moore in spite of allegations against him of sexual misconduct toward teenagers. | Video