The Latest: Far Left Party Offers Helping Hand to Socialists
The Latest on Spain’s election (all times local):
Iran Calls Ex-FBI Agent’s Case a ‘Missing Person’ File
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman says an open Revolutionary Court case involving an ex-FBI agent who disappeared there in 2007 on an unauthorized CIA mission does not involved criminal charges against him.
Afghan Presidential Candidate Boycotts Recounting Process
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah has unilaterally withdrawn his team’s election observers from an official recount of ballots ahead of long-delayed election results.
Spain Goes to the Polls With Far-Right Tipped to Make Gains
Spaniards were voting Sunday in the country’s fourth election in as many years with Catalonia’s secession drive and the predicted rise of a far-right party dominating the campaign.
Amnesty Calls for Urgent End to ‘Bloodbath’ in Iraq
Iraqi security forces put up concrete barriers in central Baghdad Sunday, trying to hamper and block protesters’ movements a day after forcefully clearing three flashpoint bridges in a security operation that killed six anti-government protesters and left more than 100 wounded.
Iran’s President: New Oil Field Found With Over 50B Barrels
Iran has discovered a new oil field in the country’s south with over 50 billion barrels of crude oil, its president said Sunday, a find that could boost the country’s proven reserves by a third as it struggles to sell energy abroad over U.S. sanctions.
Hong Kong Protesters Vandalize Subway Station, Storm Mall
Protesters smashed windows in a subway station and a shopping mall Sunday and police made arrests in areas across Hong Kong amid anger over a demonstrator’s death and the arrest of pro-democracy lawmakers.
Sachse’s Field Goal in OT Leads No. 21 Broncos Past Wyoming
With Boise State clinging to a three-point lead in overtime against Wyoming, Broncos linebacker Riley Whimpey had a chance to seal the game with an interception in the end zone.
Cooks, Lee Lead Nevada to 17-13 Win vs. No. 24 San Diego St.
The Nevada Wolf Pack didn’t flinch against No. 24 San Diego State and came away with an impressive victory.
Meier’s Shootout Goal Gives Sharks 2-1 Win Over Predators
Timo Meier scored in the seventh round of the shootout and the San Jose Sharks defeated the Nashville Predators 2-1 on Saturday night.