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'Astounding': Trump Salutes Fellow Authoritarian Erdoğan on Power Grab

'Astounding': Trump Salutes Fellow Authoritarian Erdoğan on Power Grab

He made the call Monday after the "Yes" campaign won over 51 percent of the votes during Sunday's referendum , while the "No" campaign gained almost 49 percent. "We thank the OSCE Referendum Obse...

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Second carrier group is primed as Trump turns up the pressure

Later Tuesday, a representative for Pacific Command told NBC News that the ships cancelled port visits, as had been previously announced, but was also "able to complete a curtailed period of previou...

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Trump's daughter meets Chinese president, receives Chinese trademarks

Trump's daughter meets Chinese president, receives Chinese trademarks

Despite the success of the "Grab Your Wallet" campaign, which caused Nordstrom to drop her clothing line , Ivanka's brand continues to grow . The Trump administration's conflicts of interest ...

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Samsung Announces High Profit Estimates For Q1 2017

That would be its best quarterly profit in nearly four years and shows a recovery from the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco. Samsung said its first-quarter sales rose only modestly, to 50 trillion won. A ruling...

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Facebook Murders Suspect Now in Pennsylvania; Joy Lane Reacts to Murder Videos

Stephens posted a video of himself killing Robert Godwin Sr., a former foundry worker who had 10 children, police said . Mark Zuckerberg used his biggest press event of the year to briefly address ...

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First Woman to Finish Boston Marathon Does It Again, 50 Years Later

First Woman to Finish Boston Marathon Does It Again, 50 Years Later

Now 70 years old, Switzer completed the race in about four-and-a-half hours, about 10 minutes slower than her time in 1967. She's run 39 marathons, and when she made her return to the Boston Maratho...

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President Trump Hosts 21000 to His 1st Easter Egg Roll

The White House may have just witnessed the weirdest Easter Egg Roll annual celebration ever under Donald Trump's rule. The Bunny, which stood about the same height as Trump's youngest son, Barron, ...

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'Facebook killer' Steve Stephens found dead after auto chase

The father of 10 was shot and killed Sunday as he was leaving an Easter celebration. (AP Photo/James H. Collins, File). During the almost 48 hours that Stephens was on the run, the American media ...

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Australia visa cut to hit Indian IT workers

Australia visa cut to hit Indian IT workers

In a move that follows similar curbs on migrants by numerous developed nations around the world, Mr Turnbull revealed plans to abolish the 457 visas which are used by about 170,000 people and their fa...

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Politics hasn't stopped the growth of Ivanka Inc

Politics hasn't stopped the growth of Ivanka Inc

This will include monopoly rights to sell her distinct brand of jewelry, bags, and space services. Chinese first lady Peng Liyuan and Chinese President Xi Jinping sit next to Jared Kushner and Iv...

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McDonald's pit stop led police to Facebook killer

Tips on Steve Stephens' whereabouts are rushing in to police by the hundreds, but they're begging the public for more as the manhunt stretches into day 3. "I wanted them to know how sorry we are for...

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Senate vote on Neil Gorsuch Friday

Senate vote on Neil Gorsuch Friday

In 2005, with the Senate under GOP control, Republicans prepared to utilize the "nuclear option" to remove the filibuster for lower-court nominees. "I am proud to have voted for Judge Neil Gorsuch...

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United States strikes on Syria aid extremists: Russian Federation

The two countries are already under various types of USA sanctions. Russian Federation earlier this week denied a chemical weapons attack that took place in Syria saying the deaths in Khan Sheikhoun...

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Vijay Mallya arrested in London, gets bail

One of India's richest entrepreneurs and a popular loan default accused Vijay Mallya has been arrested by the Scotland Yard in London today. Mallya, whose Indian passport was revoked last ye...

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Marc Bartra Dortmund defender out of hospital

The centre-back is expected to spend the next four weeks on the sidelines, but he will be able to continue his recovery at home after being discharged from hospital on Saturday. Leipzig won for a 19th...

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Pence says USA set on ensuring nuclear-free Korea

Pence says USA set on ensuring nuclear-free Korea

North Korea will never beg for peace, but will take "the toughest counteractions against the provocateur" and hold the U.S. "We certainly support the right of our allies and friends to ensure their ...

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Ivanka Trump's business deals with China raise questions from ethics experts

Ivanka Trump's business deals with China raise questions from ethics experts

According to the AP , Ivanka Trump Marks LLC applied for at least nine new trademarks in the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Canada and the USA after the election. September 29, 2016: Her company announ...

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May planning UK general election for June 8

The prime minister will refuse to take part in televised leader debates ahead of the vote, Number 10 sources said. This is how the British press reacted to the news. "I believe in campaigns where po...

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ISIS Hits Muslims in Mosul with Chemical Attack

US-backed Iraqi forces are battling ISIS militants in the more densely populated western half of Mosul . Mosul , the largest city in northern Iraq, was captured by the ultra-hardline Sunni Musli...

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Va. Senator Dick Black who met with Assad now defends Syrian President

Tillerson says the Islamic State group is a threat not just to the USA but to stability in the region. For the most part, Gabbard stuck to her talking points despite a barrage of questions from Bl...

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Trump wishes Britain 'best of luck' with early election

Since taking office after her predecessor David Cameron resigned in the wake of Britain's June 23 vote to leave the EU, May had repeatedly ruled out going to the polls before the next scheduled electi...

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French say imminent "terror attack" thwarted

Campaign managers have been working extra hard to convince swing voters. Far-left firebrand Jean-Luc Melenchon, who has surged in recent weeks, was on 19 percent, the poll showed, while conservative...

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Gorsuch Set for Supreme Court Confirmation After Senate Tears Up Own Rules

Gorsuch Set for Supreme Court Confirmation After Senate Tears Up Own Rules

Since then, the Colorado judge has met with 78 senators and underwent three days of confirmation hearings in March. As for Gorsuch, 49, he will be sworn in Monday and will quickly begin confronting ...

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Triumphant Moments of Runners Helping Runners at the Boston Marathon

Triumphant Moments of Runners Helping Runners at the Boston Marathon

Media captionAn official tried to remove Ms Switzer's number when she ran in 1967. Kirui finished in two hours nine minutes and 37 seconds after holding off a challenge by American Galen Rupp in the...

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Fresno triple killer motivated by hate, not terrorism

FRESNO, Calif. (AP ) - Three men were having a seemingly ordinary day in downtown Fresno, California, before they were singled out at random and killed by a black gunman targeting white victims, polic...

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Kim Jong-un condemns US strike in Syria

Kim Jong-un condemns US strike in Syria

Speaking at the United Nations headquarters in New York, North Korea's Ambassador to the UN Kim In Ryong said the U.S. airstrike on Syria was meant as a message to North Korea. "I think now China real...

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Israel puts Marwan Barghouti in solitary confinement for writing op-ed

A spokesman for the Israel Prison Service (IPS), Assaf Librati, said the prison service does not, as a rule, negotiate with prisoners. Top Palestinian official Hanan Ashrawi called on the worldwide ...

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Thousands of 'No' supporters protest Turkey vote in Istanbul

Thousands of 'No' supporters protest Turkey vote in Istanbul

Thousands of supporters of the "No" campaign in the referendum on granting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan greater powers took to the streets of Istanbul late Monday to protest alleged poll v...

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Pound recovers on news of early election bid for 8 June

Pound recovers on news of early election bid for 8 June

Governments used to be able to call elections when they saw fit, but the Fixed-term Parliaments Act, passed in 2011, set a timetable for elections to take place every five years. Some were surprised b...

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Graham: 'I've never been more encouraged by the Trump administration'

It had earlier picked up supplies at the Black Sea port of Novorossiysk. The two leaders also called for an "objective, unbiased investigation" into the incident involving chemical weapons which kil...

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