- Newsmaker: FBI Orders Massive Search for More McVeigh Files - The FBI has ordered a thorough search of all field offices after a second batch of misplaced documents relating to the McVeigh case turned up in Baltimore. Eric Lichtblau, of the Los Angeles Times, talks about the implications of the recent discovery which was never even seen by prosecutors.
- Reporter's Notebook: Will Silvio Berlusconi Take Italy to the Right? - Heads of state are all congratulating billionaire media tycoon Silvio Berlusconi who's been elected Italy's new Prime Minister. Corriere della Sera's Beppe Severgnini explains the appeal of the man he likens to President Bush "without the compassion," his 5-point contract, accusations of his criminal past, and his plans for the future.
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After the Iran Nuclear Deal: Does Trump have a Plan B President Trump made good on a campaign promise. The U.S. is out of the “horrible” “one-sided” Iran nuclear deal. Can it stop Iran from restoring its nuclear program? Make diplomatic peace with allies in Europe? Convince North Korea the U.S. can be trusted?
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