Exclusive: Iran open to talks with US if Trump changes approach to nuclear deal, top diplomat says

  1. Exclusive: Iran open to talks with US if Trump changes approach to nuclear deal, top diplomat says  USA TODAY
  2. Iran sanctions: US vows ‘relentless’ pressure as sanctions resume  BBC News
  3. Trump granting sanctions waivers to three Iranian civil nuclear projects  The Hill
  4. Opinion: Iran sanctions take a sledgehammer to US-Europe relations  MarketWatch
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New approach to conserving tree species

Researchers have developed an evidence-based approach to designing ex situ collections that effectively preserve a target species’ genetic diversity, which can be tailored for conservation of any tree species. This will allow for efficient, targeted seed collecting efforts, including number of populations to sample, the appropriate number of seeds to collect from each tree, and best choice of populations to target in a species’ range.
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'We have a chance to restore some sanity': Obama takes softer approach toward Trump

  1. ‘We have a chance to restore some sanity’: Obama takes softer approach toward Trump  USA TODAY
  2. Michelle Obama announces September week of action to register, rally voters  USA TODAY
  3. Failed Obama attacks successful Trump in bitter swan song  Fox News
  4. Obama implores Californians to vote and ‘restore some sanity in our politics’  CNN
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Tropical Storm Florence approach prompts state-of-emergency declaration in North Carolina

  1. Tropical Storm Florence approach prompts state-of-emergency declaration in North Carolina  Fox News
  2. Tropical Storm Florence: These storm track scenarios would be bad for East Coast  NJ.com
  3. Potentially Disastrous Threat From Florence: Inland Flooding After Record Summer, Gordon’s Remnant Rain  The Weather Channel
  4. Florence may track near Bermuda, US East Coast while it restrengthens in Atlantic  AccuWeather.com
  5. 3 Reasons Meteorologists Are Talking About Hurricane Florence  Forbes
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New approach to treating chronic itch

Two receptors in the spinal cord and the right experimental drug: Researchers have discovered a new approach that suppresses itch. In a series of experiments in mice and dogs they successfully alleviated different forms of acute as well as chronic itch. For the latter, current treatment options are very limited.
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