• Iranians, engines of US university research, wait in limbo

    BOSTON (AP) — Hundreds of Iranian students already accepted into U.S. graduate programs may not be able to come next fall because of the uncertainty around President Donald Trump’s proposed travel ban, potentially derailing research projects and leaving some science programs scrambling to find new students.

  • With eye toward Trump, Arab leaders to seek consensus

    DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — With an eye toward Washington, leaders of a fractured and conflict-ridden Arab world hold their annual summit this week, seeking common positions and possible leverage as President Donald Trump weighs his approach toward the region.

  • Third Airbus plane purchased by Iran lands in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s official IRNA news agency is reporting that the third of the 100 planes it purchased from Airbus following a landmark nuclear with world powers has joined its commercial fleet.

  • UN atomic chief: Iran inspections at risk without more money

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The United Nations atomic chief is warning the nuclear inspections regimen in Iran is in jeopardy unless the U.S. and other nations contribute more money.