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  • Turkey's Erdogan wins sweeping new powers after election victory

    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan won sweeping new executive powers on Monday after his victory in landmark elections that also saw his Islamist-rooted AK Party and its nationalist allies secure a majority in parliament.

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  • George W. Bush to unveil his portraits of Winston Churchill

    DALLAS (AP) - A former American president with a flair for art and painting will discuss an ex-British leader also known for his world influence and portraits. George W. Bush on Tuesday night will be part of a Dallas program called "The Art & Leadership of Winston Churchill." Organizers ...

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  • Philippine soldiers accidentally kill six police in jungle clash

    MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine soldiers mistakenly killed six police officers and wounded nine on Monday during an operation against Maoist guerrillas in thick jungle, an army general said.

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  • Philippine soldiers accidentally kill six police in jungle clash

    MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine soldiers mistakenly killed six police officers and wounded nine on Monday during an operation against Maoist guerrillas in thick jungle, an army general said.

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  • Trump insults restaurant that booted Sarah Sanders

    President Donald Trump on Monday insulted a small Virginia restaurant that recently asked White House press secretary Sarah Sanders to leave. The tweet serves to amplify a controversy that has been seized on by conservatives as an example of harassment of Trump officials by progressives. "The Red Hen Restaurant should focus more on cleaning its filthy canopies, doors and windows (badly needs a paint job) rather than refusing to serve a fine person like Sarah Huckabee Sanders. I always had a...

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  • A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials

    The Detroit News. June 19, 2018 Lawmakers, governor step up for Michigan schools It's campaign season in Michigan, in case you haven't noticed. And candidates for governor and the Legislature - especially Democrats - are blaming their Republican colleagues for many of the woes in education. But as this latest ...

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