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Iran says 19 sailors killed, 15 wounded in missile ‘accident’ at sea

An Iranian missile fired during a live-fire training exercise in the Gulf of Oman struck a support vessel near its target, killing at least 19 sailors and injuring 15 others, Iran's army said Monday.

UNC: Self-quarantine required for travelers amid coronavirus

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has implemented domestic and international travel requirements and restrictions to combat the spread of a new coronavirus strain.

NC soldiers return home from sudden Middle East deployment

Nearly two months after a U.S. Army rapid-response force was activated amid tensions with Iran, deploying 3,000 soldiers to the Middle East, some are returning home.

Pentagon: 34 US troops had brain injuries from Iran’s strike

The Pentagon says 34 U.S. troops have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries suffered in this month's Iranian missile strike on an Iraqi air base.
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Trump: U.S. service members hurt in Iran attack had ‘headaches’

President Trump said Wednesday that he didn't mention the U.S. service members who were injured in a Iranian strike against a U.S. base because they suffered "headaches."

Iran police shoot at those protesting plane shootdown

Online videos purport to show Iranian police and security forces firing both tear gas and live rounds to disperse demonstrators who are protesting against the Islamic Republic's initial denial that it shot down a Ukrainian jetliner.

NC State graduate among those killed after Ukrainian plane shot down in Iran

An NC State graduate was among the 176 passengers and crew killed on Wednesday, Jan. 8 when Iran claimed it accidentally shot down a Ukranian jetliner in Tehran, the university said.

Under pressure, Iran admits it shot down jetliner by mistake

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard on Saturday acknowledged that it accidentally shot down the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this week, killing all 176 people aboard.

House approves nonbinding measure to ‘terminate’ US military action against Iran without congressional approval

House approves nonbinding measure to 'terminate' US military action against Iran without congressional approval.

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