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The Turkish Armed Forces are massing on the Syrian border days after a reshuffle of top brass in the country's military in anticipation of a potential invasion that could dramatically complicate Syria's ongoing civil war. More than 100 trucks carrying USA supplies crossed into Syrian territory controlled by the Kurdistan Worker's Party (PKK) and Democratic Union Party (PYD) on Monday night, Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency reported on Tuesday.
  • Trump plans 'major briefing' on opioid epidemic

    Trump plans 'major briefing' on opioid epidemic

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    Trump tweeted an announcement of the speech just after he retweeted a Fox & Friends report on the crisis. While on a work vacation at his private golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, President Donald Trump will give an update Tuesday about the recent opioid crisis that he was asked to declare a state of emergency last week.
  • Daniel Dae Kim on his 'Hawaii Five-0' departure after pay dispute

    Daniel Dae Kim on his 'Hawaii Five-0' departure after pay dispute

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    So basically, Aloha, beaches. I'm grateful for the words they said on the panel the other day. "I am really content being behind the scenes", he said in response to questions about no longer starring on Hawaii Five-0. It was a very familiar genre to american audiences in that it's a medical show. Kahl is right: this is not the first time his network has sorely lagged behind its major competitors in terms of creating inclusive shows, which makes Kim and Park's situation even more ...
  • Sign Language Orangutan Dies Aged 39

    Sign Language Orangutan Dies Aged 39

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    Zoo Atlanta has lost a long-time member of its ape family, officials announced. Chantek was follow-up for cardiac problems, but the veterinarians of the zoo Atlanta , in the south of the United States, have not been given a definitive cause of his death.
  • United States envoys arrive in Gulf for talks to resolve Qatar dispute

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    As part of a deal signed in 2014 to support Doha, Turkish lawmakers expedited legislation in early June that deployed hundreds of soldiers to a Qatari military base, according to Reuters. state department official told The National on Monday. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, whose own trip to the Gulf in July resulted in a U.S.
  • China urges North Korea to be 'smart' and drop its missile tests

    China urges North Korea to be 'smart' and drop its missile tests

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    An official in South Korea's Foreign Affairs Ministry told local reporters that Ri Yong-ho, North Korea's foreign minister, and Kang Kyung-wha, South Korea's top envoy, briefly met Sunday afternoon in a VIP room at the Mall of Asia Arena, where foreign ministers were waiting for a gala dinner hosted by the Philippine government to mark the 50th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Regional Forum (ARF) meeting in Manila.
  • Cynthia Nixon addresses rumors about running for governor of NY

    Cynthia Nixon addresses rumors about running for governor of NY

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    On The View in April , Nixon spoke, saying that "Basically, Cuomo is shortchanging the children of NY state", and that "he is not against public schools but he doesn't like to pay for them". If she was going to run, the actress, who has played famous U.S. First Ladies Nancy Reagan and Eleanor Roosevelt on screen in the past, would have to compete against other Democratic challengers such as Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner and former state Senator Terry Gipson.
  • Banco Santander - Chile ADS (NYSE:BSAC) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume

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    William Blair Investment Management, LLC owns 1,830,077 shares with a value of $46,502,000. CAPROCK Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Banco Santander, during the second quarter valued at approximately $166,000. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday the 19th of April 2017. This represents a yield of 1%. Russell Investments Group Ltd. boosted its stake in shares of Banco Santander Brasil SA by 320.4% in the second quarter.
  • Trump shares North Korea story based on anonymous intel sources

    Trump shares North Korea story based on anonymous intel sources

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    Trump retweeted several posts from the Twitter account for Fox News' morning show "Fox & Friends", which he watches and tweets about regularly . The story was not in a newspaper, but rather was a report on Fox News' website. "It's incredibly risky when things get out into the press like that", she continued. But earlier this morning, Mr. Trump retweeted the article from the "Fox & Friends" twitter feed.
  • Tillerson Visits Thailand for Trade, Security Talks

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    Following his meeting with Tillerson, Don told reporters in Bangkok that trade between Thailand and North Korea had dropped by as much as 94 percent over the past year. It was not immediately clear how firmly the former oilman would push the junta government on its crackdown on political rights. The US condemned the army takeover and edged away from the regime, trimming back military aid.
  • Strong quake strikes western China; no reports of injuries

    Strong quake strikes western China; no reports of injuries

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    According to the latest information, five people are killed and 90 were injured of which 30 were in serious condition, said China's official news agency Xinhua. There have also been reports of damage in telephone communications following the quake. State television cited a resident in a village near Jiuzhaigou as saying no buildings had collapsed where he was, but that there had been strong shaking and people had fled outdoors.