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South Carolinian stuck in Iran relieved to return home

A South Carolina resident who had become stuck in Iran following President Trump's executive order limiting travel from seven Muslim-majority countries said Monday she "just wants to get back to a normal life" in the country she's made her home.

Nazanin Zinouri was greeted at the Greenville area airport with kisses from her dog Dexter and well-wishers — both co-workers and strangers — holding signs reading "Welcome Home."

"It's hard to put it into words, but it was so much emotion," she said about being reunited with her seven-month-old rescue dog. "I did think about this a million times, and it was very difficult to think that I might...