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Turkey heads to polls for 2nd time since Erdogan imposed emergency rule

iStock/Thinkstock(ANKARA, Turkey) -- Turkey's voters will go to the polls Sunday for the country's second election since emergency rule was imposed after the 2016 attempted coup.President Recep Erdogan has since the attempted coup acted to reassert his position and his power, including through the imposition of emergency law that enables him to pass legislation without parliamentary scrutiny or intervention from the judiciary.In addition, the government has imprisoned more than 140 journalists and dismissed or suspended from duty more than 100,000 public servants, according to Human ...

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Suspect dead, 2 officers hospitalized after San Diego shooting

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN DIEGO) -- Two San Diego police officers were shot late Saturday and hospitalized responding to an incident they first thought may be an apartment fire.The suspect who allegedly shot the two officers was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is not yet known.One officer was last reported in stable condition and the other was in serious but stable condition, police said.When police first arrived on scene, they observed and smelled what appeared to be a fire and called the fire department. When authorities ...

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Navy pilot dies in 'mishap' at New Mexico base

iStock/Thinkstock(OTERO COUNTY, New Mexico) -- A pilot "involved in a mishap" at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico died on Friday, the Navy said.Lt. Christopher Carey Short, from Canandaigua, New York, died in a crash involving the A-29 he was piloting, the Navy said in a statement on Saturday.He was on a mission over the Red Rio Bombing Range, which is part of White Sands Missile Range, north of the base, the Navy said.The incident is being investigated. Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All ...

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Saudi women get behind the wheel of a car for the first time in history

iStock/Thinkstock(RIYADH, Saudi Arabia) -- At the stroke of midnight on Sunday, women in Saudi Arabia got behind the wheels of their cars and drove in the streets of the conservative capital Riyadh, a daily mundane act everywhere else but here. They marked the historic end to a ban on women driving, the culmination of more than three decades of activism.Women, with beaming husbands and male relatives by their side in the passenger seats, appeared on Saudi television and on social media platforms driving in the ...

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Mike Huckabee tweets photo of apparent gang he says is Nancy Pelosi's 'campaign committee'

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Former Arkansas Gov. and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee posted a photo of apparent gang members on Twitter, saying they are House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's "campaign committee."The image, tweeted Saturday morning, shows five tattooed men using what appears to be hand signs for MS-13, an international criminal gang that was formed by El Salvadoran refugees in Los Angeles during the 1980s and has since spread throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Central America."Nancy Pelosi introduces her campaign committee for the ...

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Sarah Sanders says she was told to leave restaurant because she works for Trump

Alex Wong/Getty Images(LEXINGTON, Va.) -- White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said she was told to leave a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump.Sanders wrote on Twitter on Saturday that the owner of Red Hen restaurant in Lexington, Virginia, asked her to leave because of who she works for."Her actions say far more about her than about me," Sanders tweeted. "I always do my best to treat people, including those I disagree with, respectfully and will continue to ...

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Former all-star Ilya Kovalchuk returns to NHL with the Los Angeles Kings

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- Former NHL all-star Ilya Kovalchuk, who left the league to play professionally in Russia, has agreed to join the Los Angeles Kings on a three-year deal, according to ESPN.ESPN adds that Kovalchuk will receive $6.25 annually on the deal. Kovalchuk left the NHL in 2013 to play for SKA St. Petersburg in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).Kovalchuk's services were in high demand upon announcing his interest in returning to the NHL. He led the KHL in points last year, according ...

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YTMT Logo The media’s epic fail on immigration.

With respect to illegal immigrants and their children, only one thing has changed since the Obama administration. That one thing is that the Trump administration is enforcing the law.

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