Rouhani says Iran ready to talks to U.S. if sanctions lifted: TV

Rouhani says Iran ready to talks to U.S. if sanctions lifted: TVIran is ready to hold talks with the United States if Washington lifts sanctions and returns to the 2015 nuclear deal it exited last year, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said in a televised speech on Sunday. “We have always believed in talks … if they lift sanctions, end the imposed economic pressure and return to the deal, we are ready to hold talks with America today, right now and anywhere,” Rouhani said. Tension has heightened between the longtime foes since U.S. President Donald Trump last year withdrew from the nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers and reimposed sanctions on Tehran that had been lifted under the pact.

The Latest: Trump warns of flooding from Barry in tweet

The Latest: Trump warns of flooding from Barry in tweetPresident Donald Trump is urging Gulf Coast residents to be careful as Barry continues dropping rain across the region. In a Sunday morning tweet, Trump said: “A big risk of major flooding in large parts of Louisiana and all across the Gulf Coast. The storm’s center is moving over Louisiana on Sunday morning and is expected to move over Arkansas overnight and into Monday.