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Iran, world powers inch towards nuclear agreement

Iran Nuclear Talks Continue

Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program resumed Wednesday, just hours after diplomats abandoned a March 31 deadline to reach the outline of a deal

Entertainer Miley Cyrus makes an appearance at Omnia Nightclub at Caesars Palace on March 22, 2015 in Las Vegas.

Miley Cyrus Calls Supporters of Indiana Law 'Dinosaurs'

The singer shared her thoughts with TIME as part of a conversation about the future of music and youth culture. "We are moving forward. As much as we get distracted by stupid laws that make us feel like we’re regressing, we’re not," she said

An aerial view of the Duke University campus including the Duke Chapel in Durham, NOrth Carolina on April 21, 2013.

Duke Investigating Noose Found Hanging on Campus

Officials say the rope tied into a noose was found about 2 a.m. Wednesday in the Bryan Center plaza. The center is home to offices including the Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity and the Center for Multicultural Affairs

In this March 26, 2015 file photo, rescue workers work at site of the Germanwings crash site near Seyne-les-Alpes, France.

Airline Executives Visit Germanwings Crash Site

Lufthansa's chief executive says it will take "a long, long time" to know what happened in the Germanwings crash that killed 150 people, amid mounting questions about the co-pilot and how much his employers knew about his mental health

President Obama Holds News Conference At The White House

White House Authorizes Sanctions on Foreign Hackers

A new executive order signed Wednesday enables the Secretary of Treasury to freeze assets of those who engage in “malicious cyber-enabled activity” anywhere in the world so long as that activity is dangerous to the national security

See The Best April Fools' Day Pranks of 2015

TIME is tracking the best April Fools' Day pranks of 2015—from a selfie stick for dogs, to salmon-flavored vodka and drone-delivered 3D custom pizzas—so you can make sure you don’t fall for any of them

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Indian Army to Clean Up Trash on Mount Everest

The 34 members of the climbing team plan to collect and carry down more than 8,800 lbs. (4,000 kg) of non-biodegradable garbage and equipment that has been dumped by thousands of people who have made the trip over the years

A member of the Iraqi security forces runs to plant the national flag as they surround Tikrit during clashes to regain the city from Islamic State militants, 80 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, March 30, 2015.

ISIS Floats Idea of Truce With West

The idea emerged in Tuesday’s latest edition of Dabiq, the militants’ glossy English-language online magazine, in an article purportedly written by John Cantlie, a British war photographer the group has held hostage since November 2012

American industrialist J. Paul Getty (1892 - 1976) at Sutton Place, his Tudor manor house in Surrey, 1967.

Heir to Getty Oil Fortune Found Dead in California

Andrew Getty, among the heirs in a family whose name is synonymous with elite American wealth, was found dead in his Hollywood Hills home from what was most likely natural causes or an accident, authorities and family members said.