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Tuesday morning news, January 14, 2020

Iran protest reportedly turn violent » Anger swelled once again in the streets of Tehran Monday as protesters demanded that Iran’s leaders be held accountable for the accidental shootdown of a passenger jet. 

Monday morning news – January 13, 2020

Demonstrators flood streets of Tehran after Iran government admits to shooting down passenger jet » Demonstrators flooded the streets of Tehran on Sunday after Iran’s government admitted to mistakenly shooting down a commercial airliner last week.

Friday morning news, January 10, 2020

U.S. officials: “Highly likely” that Iran shot down commercial jetliner » Mounting evidence suggests it was not a mechanical failure that brought down a Boeing jetliner in Tehran late Tuesday. That according to officials from the United States, Canada, and the UK. 

Thursday morning news, January 9, 2020

U.S. to hit Iran with more sanctions but Iran appears to be “standing down” » The White House and the Pentagon are watching Iran closely today, but it appears the next shot fired between the two countries might be an economic one. 

Wednesday morning news, January 8, 2020

Nearly 60 killed in stampede at Soleimani funeral » President Trump is expected to address the nation today after Iran fired a series of ballistic missiles at two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops.

Tuesday morning news – January 7, 2020

Iran honors fallen general, designated terrorist and vows revenge » AUDIO: [Sound of Iran crowd] In Iran, crowds continued to mark the death of General Qasem Soleimani on Monday.

Monday morning news: January 6, 2020

U.S.-Iran tensions continue to increase » AUDIO: [Sound of Iran parliament] Members of Iran’s Parliament chanting “death to America” in the wake of a U.S. airstrike that took out the country’s top military commander. 

Friday morning news: January 3, 2020

Pentagon issues stern warning to Iran » A U.S. airstrike at Baghdad’s international airport has killed Iran’s top military commander.  

Thursday morning news: January 2, 2020

Tensions escalate with Iran following embassy attack » Tensions with Iran are once again on the rise after dozens of Iran-supported militiamen attacked the U.S. Embassy in Iraq this week.

Wednesday morning news: January 1, 2020

Markets end record-breaking year on a high note » AUDIO: [Sound of closing bell]