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The man behind the Iran letter and other headlines

Morning headlines: meet the Senate freshman behind that letter to Iran, football recruit says no to Oklahoma after racist frat video.

Tom Cotton, the Senate freshman behind the explosive Iran letter. (Wall Street Journal)

Iran letter could backfire, GOP dissenters say. (Politico)

With foreign leaders, Obama keeps it mostly business. (New York Times)

Ferguson judge named in DOJ report resigns. (USA Today)

Top football recruit won't attend Oklahoma after racist frat video. (NBC Sports)

Houston Ship Channel remains closed after two ships collide. (AP)

French Olympians killed while filming a reality show. (Los Angeles Times)

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