Kerry pushes back against critics of Iran deal

Secretary of State John Kerry, center, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, seated second from left, and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew, seated left, arrive to testify at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, July 23, 2015, to review the Iran nuclear agreement. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry bluntly challenged critics of the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with Iran on Thursday, calling it “fantasy, plain and simple,” to think the United States failed to hold out for a better deal at the bargaining table.

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Texas officials say video of Sandra Bland traffic stop not edited

Still image of a Waller County Department of Public Safety officer opening the driver's side door as he orders Sandra Bland out of her vehicle in Prairie View

The video, released publicly late on Tuesday, shows how the stop of Sandra Bland for a failure to signal a lane change quickly escalated into an altercation between her and a state trooper. Footage where a car or a tow truck driver are suddenly seen in different places or gone raised questions about whether the video had been altered. “The video has not been edited,” Tom Vinger, a spokesman for the Texas Department of Public Safety, said in a statement.

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