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Turkey pressures US to extradite cleric accused in coup

Earlier in the week, Turkey issued another 42 arrest warrants for journalists which London-based rights group Amnesty International described as a "draconian clampdown on freedom of expression". The assault took place over about 12 hours between the night of July 15 and morning of July 16, when the rogue soldiers surrendered to citizens and police that had fought back against the coup.

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Fiat Chrysler revises 'doctored' sales figures amid probe

On Tuesday evening the company said it would not register cars that have been shipped to dealers but not passed on to customers as "sales". The probes, including a criminal investigation, stem from claims by some dealers that they were forced by Fiat Chrysler officials to falsify sales reports .

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VW taken to court in New York, Massachusetts and Maryland

Mr. Schneiderman's suit seeks civil penalties up to $450 million for what it describes as Volkswagen's "egregious and pervasive violations" that "strike at the heart" of state environmental laws, and were "the result of a willful and systematic scheme of cheating by dozens of employees at all levels of the company".

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Sanders Will Not Be Nominating Hillary on Convention Floor Tonight

One poignant moment came when a 92-year-old Oklahoma woman announced her votes for Clinton, noting she was born before women were granted the right to vote. "It's Bernie or bust for me". Mr Trump cheered the disruptions from the campaign trail. "It's really necessary because Trump is risky". The speeches Monday night helped, especially Michelle Obama's speech praising Clinton.

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Backup water supply ready as oil spill nears Saskatchewan city

Two cities downstream from the Husky Energy pipeline leak near Maidstone, Sask., have had to stop drawing water from the river. Mayor Ian Hamilton says in the event any oil makes it through, the city's water treatment plant, which draws its supply from the North Saskatchewan, will be shut down .

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Apple probably just sold its billionth iPhone

Apple's "Other" category, which includes Apple TV, Apple Watch, Beats products, iPod, and Apple-branded and third-party accessories, had a revenue boost of 1% compared to Q2, 2016, and went down 16% compared to previous year at this time. The report reveals iPhone sales themselves are down 15% for the quarter to 40.4 million. Revenue from the company's services business, which includes the App Store, iTunes and streaming music service, rose 19 percent to $5.97 billion, also topping some ...