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In this photo released by Lennart Preiss/MSC 2018, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, holds a part of a downed drone during his speech at the Munich Security Conference, MSC, in Munich, Germany, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. (Lennart Preiss / Associated Press)

Israeli PM Netanyahu to Iran: Don’t test Israel’s resolve

The nuclear deal with Iran has emboldened Tehran to become increasingly aggressive in the Middle East, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday, warning that Iran should “not test Israel’s resolve” as he showed off what he said was part of a downed Iranian drone.

Russia: 4 dead in church shooting; police kill suspect

Russian media are reporting that a gunman opened fire with a hunting rifle on churchgoers leaving a service in the Dagestan region, killing four people and wounding four others. Police then killed the assailant.
President Donald Trump leaves the White House, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in Washington, for a trip to his  Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. (Manuel Balce Ceneta / Associated Press)

Trump vents frustration over Russia probe, rails against FBI

UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 8:07 p.m.

Venting his fury over the Russia investigation, President Donald Trump on Sunday asserted that the Obama administration bears some blame for the election meddling, insisted he never denied that the Kremlin interfered in the 2016 U.S. campaign and said “they are laughing their asses off in Moscow.”

Family members of a plane crash victims weep in the village of Bideh, at the area that the plane crashed, southern Iran, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. An Iranian commercial plane crashed Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, and officials said they feared all people aboard were killed. (Ali Khodaei / Tasnim News Agency)

All 65 aboard plane feared dead in crash in southern Iran

UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 9:01 p.m.

An Iranian commercial airplane brought back into service only months ago after being grounded for seven years crashed Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, and officials said they feared all 65 people on board were killed.

Business Beat

Architecture ALSC Architects has hired Sarah McClure as an administrative assistant. McClure will provide office and administrative support for staff.
 (Tribune News Service)

Facebook losing young to Snapchat faster than expected

As older people continue to inch Facebook’s user count upward, teenagers are increasingly leaving the social media powerhouse in favor of a platform they feel they have greater control over: Snapchat.

Kathleen Parker: Going Hogg wild

David Hogg, a 17-year-old senior in Parkland, Florida, could be the change agent many in the gun reform movement have been waiting for.

The Slice: Parking here in the wild, wild West

The parking garage scenario is fraught with combustible flashpoints. Door dings, hogging two spaces, being cut off just as you were about to pull into a parking space ... the list goes on.

Week Ahead

Conventions NODA Region I Meeting - National Orientation Directors Association, Sunday, Gonzaga University, 110 attendees.

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