Ali Akbar Salehi, top, the head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, delivers a speech as lawmakers and officials discuss a bill on Iran's nuclear deal in parliament on Sunday. The parliament approved an outline of a bill allowing the deal's implementation. Ebrahim Noroozi/AP hide caption

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Parallels - World News

An Iran Deal Milestone That Tehran Wants To Play Down

Sunday is "adoption day" for Iran — the day it will begin sharply curtailing its nuclear program as part of the deal reached this summer with the U.S. and other world powers.

Tiny Desk

WATCH: Andra Day

Day was born to perform: She's able to channel the likes of Nina Simone and Billie Holiday in songs that feel candid and vulnerable, but not understated.

Part of the reconstructed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 plane is seen prior to the presentation of the Dutch Safety Board final report on what caused the Boeing 777 to break up high over eastern Ukraine last year. Peter Dejong/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Dutch Safety Board Says Russian Missile Took Down Flight MH17

The missile manufacturer released its own report, disputing the findings and instead pointing the blame for last year's crash of the Boeing 777 at Ukrainian forces.

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The Salt

Sip On This: That $10,000 (Or $30) Bottle Of Wine Might Be Fake

Take a close look at the glass of wine you're drinking; there's a chance it could be plonk disguised by an upmarket label. Demand has driven up the price of wine, making conditions ripe for counterfeiters.

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SABMiller, owner of Miller Genuine Draft beer, has agreed in principle to merge with Budweiser brewer Anheuser Busch InBev. If the deal is finalized, the new company would be the largest beer company in the world. Michael Conroy/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

King Of Beers: SABMiller Agrees In Principle To Merger With Budweiser Brewer

If the deal is formally agreed upon, the company would own around 31 percent of beer sales around the world.

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