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Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, gestures as he delivers a speech to Turkish ambassadors at the Presidential Palace in Turkey, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Erdogan says his country is under an economic "siege" that has nothing to do with its economic indicators. He insisted that Turkey's economic dynamic remain strong and said the Turkish currency would soon settle "at the most reasonable level." (Pool Photo via AP)
Turkish currency stabilizes as businesses urge compromiseThe Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors gauge the government's next move to avoid a full-blown financial crisis.
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, gestures as he delivers a speech to Turkish ambassadors at the Presidential Palace in Turkey, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Erdogan says his country is under an economic "siege" that has nothing to do with its economic indicators. He insisted that Turkey's economic dynamic remain strong and said the Turkish currency would soon settle "at the most reasonable level." (Pool Photo via AP)
The Latest: Turkish businesses urge Erdogan to compromiseTurkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2017 file photo, White House Director of communications for the Office of Public Liaison Omarosa Manigault waits for the start of a joint news conference with President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House in Washington. Manigault Newman, who was fired in December, released a new book "Unhinged," about her time in the White House. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Trump and Omarosa spar over claim he used N-wordJust like old times: Trump and Omarosa spar over whether he used the N-word, other allegations in her new book
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A police officer stands guard outside the Houses of Parliament, in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament and that there are a number of injured. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
The Latest: Counter-terror unit leading London crash probeThe Latest: London police say a counter-terror unit to lead investigation into London crash that injures a number of pedestrians
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FILE - In this Jan 3, 2018, file photo, Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., smiles after being administered the Senate oath of office during a mock swearing in ceremony with Vice President Mike Pence in the Old Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington. The sudden downfall of Sen. Al Franken amid the rise of the #MeToo movement could set up a two-woman race for his seat, part of an unusual primary featuring both of Minnesota's Senate seats on the same ballot. Franken's successor, Democrat Tina Smith, and the endorsed Republican candidate, state Sen. Karin Housley, were heavy favorites in their respective races. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
'Blue wave' to be tested in key Midwestern primaries'Blue wave' to be tested in Midwestern primaries across Wisconsin and Minnesota
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An Afghan family, who escaped from the volatile city of Ghazni, pose for a photograph in Maidan Shar, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Afghan Defense Minister Gen. Tareq Shah Bahrami said Monday that about 100 policemen and soldiers as well as 20 civilians have been killed in past four days of battle in the eastern capital of Ghazni. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Taliban overrun Afghan army base, kill 17 troopsTaliban overrun army base in northern Afghanistan, killing at least 17 troops, even as fighting still underway in Ghazni
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
A police officer gestures as he stands in a road in central London, after a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament and that there are a number of injured. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
Pedestrians injured in crash outside parliament in LondonLondon police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament and that there are a number of injured
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German economy defies trade gloom with strong growthOfficial data show that the German economy grew by 0.5 percent in the second quarter compared with the previous three-month period, accelerating slightly
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Swedish leader voices anger after dozens of cars are burnedSwedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven lashes out at those who set fire to dozens of cars in southwest Sweden, asking them 'what the heck are you doing?'
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Various items litter the kitchen of a makeshift living compound in Amalia, N.M., on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, where five adults were arrested on child abuse charges and remains of a boy were found. The remains, which haven't been positively identified, may resolve the fate of Abdul-ghani Wahhaj, a missing, severely disabled Georgia boy. Eleven other children were found at the compound during a raid last week.  (AP Photo/Morgan Lee)
The Latest: Compound defendants to be released pending trialA judge has denied a request by prosecutors to keep two men and three women who were arrested during a raid at a New Mexico compound in jail as they await trial on child abuse charges
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Pro-China protesters shout slogans against pro-independence activist Andy Chan as he delivers a controversial speech at Foreign Correspondents Club, Hong Kong, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, despite China's Foreign Ministry's request to cancel the talk. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Activist compares Beijing's rule in Hong Kong to colonialismA Hong Kong independence activist decried Beijing's rule as modern-day colonialism in a speech to a foreign journalists' association that defied the Chinese government's demand to cancel the event
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Uganda opposition figure detained after his driver is slainAn official says a prominent opposition figure has been detained following violent clashes Monday night that allegedly started when the president's motorcade was pelted with stones
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