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The statement came after a statement by the US' embassy in Ankara, which said that United States received initial high-level assurances from Turkey that there were no additional local employees of USA missions under investigation. "We continue to have serious concerns about the existing cases against arrested local employees of our mission in Turkey". Turkey retaliated by halting visa services in the USA for Americans who want to travel to Turkey.
  • Australia turns down NZ offer to take asylum seekers

    Australia turns down NZ offer to take asylum seekers

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    More than 600 asylum seekers remain inside the Australian detention centre on Manus without food, water, electricity or security, after the facility was officially shut down on Tuesday. "They force us to starve". Ms Ardern acknowledged on Sunday that the situation was becoming acute but understood Mr Turnbull's position to first pursue the U.S.
  • Bengals' AJ Green ejected for throwing punches in game against Jaguars

    Bengals' AJ Green ejected for throwing punches in game against Jaguars

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    Bortles completed 24 of 38 passes for 259 yards with a touchdown and no turnovers. They also could have made it worse if they hadn't settled for Josh Lambo field goals of 32, 56 and 25 yards. It's one of the four home games remaining and the middle of three straight at the stadium in December. The Jaguars converted 12 of 18 third downs. Fournette is over the ankle injury, but he won't play against the Bengals on Sunday.
  • Turn back the clock, check your smoke alarms

    Turn back the clock, check your smoke alarms

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    As usual, fire officials urged people to use the semi-annual clock changing exercise as a reminder to replace batteries for smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, as well as emergency flashlights. Smoke alarms with nonreplaceable (long-life) batteries are available and are created to remain effective for up to 10 years. Check smoke alarms monthly by pressing the test button.
  • Page: I Was On Papadopoulos Email About Linking Russia Up With Campaign

    Page: I Was On Papadopoulos Email About Linking Russia Up With Campaign

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    Sessions made similar denials in two subsequent hearings before Congress on Russian Federation since taking office. The March 24, 2016 email in question was highlighted in the plea agreement Papadopoulos entered into after lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about the extent of his contacts with individuals like Joseph Mifsud, a London-based professor of diplomacy who allegedly spent months trying to connect Papadopoulos with Russian officials.
  • SHERIFF: Multiple deaths after church shooting near San Antonio

    SHERIFF: Multiple deaths after church shooting near San Antonio

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    The people of Sutherland Springs need our prayers right now. A number of people are dead after a church shooting in a small Texas town. "Another church shooting. Video from KENS showed first responders at the scene, located about 30 miles southeast of San Antonio. A witness working at a gas station across the street said he heard at least 20 shots being fired in quick succession, CNN reported.
  • Both Bush presidents critical of Trump in new book

    Both Bush presidents critical of Trump in new book

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    After Carter said Trump was being given a hard time by the media, the latter thanked him by tweeting his thanks for the "nice remarks ..." "And I'm not too excited about him being a leader". The White House responded with a scathing statement calling the Iraq war, started under the 43rd President, "one of the greatest foreign policy mistakes in American history".
  • Humans are main cause of climate change

    Humans are main cause of climate change

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    One of the study authors, climate scientist Robert Kopp of Rutgers University, told The Washington Post he thought the report was "basically the most comprehensive climate science report in the world right now". It said the USA was already experiencing increasing temperatures, precipitation levels and numbers of wildfires; that more than 25 US coastal cities were already experiencing flooding; and that there was no precedent in history with which these meteorological changes could be compared.
  • Lebanese prime minister Hariri resigns

    Lebanese prime minister Hariri resigns

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    CGTN's Yasser Hakim confirms Saudi intelligence convinced Hariri that his life could be in peril if he traveled back to Lebanon. "The evil that Iran spreads in the region will backfire on it", Hariri said, accusing Tehran of spreading chaos, strife and destruction throughout the region.
  • Sen. Rand Paul assaulted at Kentucky home Friday

    Sen. Rand Paul assaulted at Kentucky home Friday

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    Steve Scalise . Rand Paul , who ran for the United States presidency past year, has been attacked at his home in Kentucky . WBKO , a Bowling Green TV station, broke the news Saturday afternoon. An Internet search identifies a Rene Albert Boucher, the same name as the man jailed for the Paul assault, as an anesthesiologist in Bowling Green.