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Iran President Rouhani leading in election

He is seen by many as a favorite of Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, although the ayatollah did not endorsed him. Many Iranians still live in poverty, and Raisi, who now heads Iran's largest religious endowment, seized on the discontent to appeal to the poor and run a populist campaign.



Donald Trump gets warm welcome in Saudi Arabia during first foreign trip

Trump is accompanied on his visit by First Lady Melania Trump and several senior White House aides. "Almost USD 7 billion are GE technology and solutions - across multiple sectors and partners aimed at creating a truly diverse and sustainable economic platform", a GE statement said.



Preakness Stakes Odds: Betting Preview, Trends, Analysis For 2017 Race

The second leg of the annual Triple Crown races will take place this afternoon from Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore , Maryland, as fans across the US prepare to watch the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes. Classic Empire, 3-1 in the morning line after finishing fourth in the Kentucky Derby, was 2-1 as the bettors' No. 2 choice, as he has been all morning.



'White House adviser is person of interest in Russian Federation probe'

Comey is sure to face pointed questions from the committee about whether Trump directly asked him to squash the Flynn investigation and whether he thinks he was sacked for refusing. Prior to his appointment, Mueller had worked at Wilmer Hale, a law firm with clients that include former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, President Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump, and Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner.



N.Korea Suspected in Global Ransomware Attack

The ransomware encrypts victims' files in a computer until they pay for decrypting them. Who was behind the huge global cyber-attack? North Korea on Tuesday released a detailed report on the global WannaCry ransomware attack, but kept mum about worldwide suspicions that it might have been behind the destructive hacking.