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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland, in this March 26, 2015, file photo. (AP Photo/Brendan Smialowski, Pool)

Iran may run centrifuges at fortified site

- Associated Press

The United States is considering letting Tehran run hundreds of centrifuges at a once-secret, fortified underground bunker in exchange for limits on centrifuge work and research and development at other sites, officials have told The Associated Press.

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Man facing deportation in war crimes case seeks new trial

- Associated Press

A man convicted on charges he lied on a U.S. immigration form about his role in Bosnian war crimes is asking for a new trial, claiming jurors based the conviction on allegations prosecutors made during the trial rather than charges in his indictment.

Poland charges 2 Russian flight controllers in 2010 crash

Associated Press

Poland's military prosecutors said Friday they have charged two Russian flight controllers with contributing to the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed Poland's President Lech Kaczynski and 95 other state officials and individuals.

Maine National Guard unit's deployment to Kuwait canceled

- Associated Press

The planned deployment of a Maine National Guard unit to Kuwait next year has been canceled, officials said Friday, because it would complicate the company's scheduled transition to an infantry unit - a move that Republican Gov. Paul LePage has vowed to stop in its tracks.

Abbott stays noncommittal on pulling Guard from Texas border

- Associated Press

Republican Gov. Greg Abbott remained noncommittal Friday on a timeline for pulling the National Guard off the Texas-Mexico border after hundreds of police officers recently applied for jobs to effectively replace those troops.

Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, hold up their weapons to protest against Saudi-led airstrikes, as they chant slogans during a rally in Sanaa, Yemen, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Saudi Arabia bombed key military installations in Yemen on Thursday, leading a regional coalition in a campaign against Shiite rebels who have taken over much of the country and drove out the president. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

Saudi airstrikes in Yemen target rebel stronghold in north

- Associated Press

Saudi Arabia bombed the northern stronghold of Yemen's Shiite rebels and other key military installations on Friday as a coalition led by the Gulf kingdom carried out airstrikes for a second day.

An electronic billboard with Opposition Presidential Candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, of the All Progressives Congress party, left, and his running mate, Yemi Osinbanjo is seen, in Oshodi neighborhood  in Lagos, Nigeria, Thursday, March. 26, 2015. Nigeria goes to the polls Saturday to elect a new President. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

Nigerian leader urges peaceful vote amid electoral violence

- Associated Press

Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan urged his nation to vote peacefully and accept the results of Saturday's presidential elections, which analysts say will be the most tightly contested in the history of Africa's richest nation and its largest democracy.

Navy sub sailor waives hearing on charges he recorded women

Associated Press

A Navy sailor charged with videotaping female officers in stages of undress aboard a submarine has waived a hearing that would have allowed his attorneys to argue against sending the case to a court-martial.

Myanmar's Commander-in-chief Senior Gen.  Min Aung Hlaing speaks during a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Friday, March 27, 2015. Myanmar's powerful army commander has pledged to work to support successful elections in November and warned that the army will not tolerate instability or armed threats. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)

Myanmar army commander pledges successful elections

Associated Press

Myanmar's powerful military commander pledged Friday to support the holding of successful elections in November, calling them "an important landmark for democracy," and warned that the army will not tolerate instability or armed threats.

Charleston VA beginning work on $10M parking deck

Associated Press

The Department of Veterans Affairs is breaking ground on a new parking garage that will add hundreds of additional spaces for patients at its Charleston medical center.