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Turkey's state prosecutor arrests co-mayors of Diyarbakir

Some threw rocks at police, an AFP correspondent said. In the city of Istanbul, dozens of protesters gathered for a sit-in on Istiklal Avenue, but police blocked the move and threatened to intervene. They are also alleged to have allowed the use of municipal vehicles for the "funerals of terrorist members", the prosecutor added, referring to the PKK.

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Oregon ranching standoff defense: Axe juror or call mistrial

U.S. District Judge Anna Brown said she would replace the juror with an alternate and then placed deliberations on hold until Thursday, so the replacement juror could travel to Portland from central Oregon. Another note asked whether the jurors must reach verdicts for all seven defendants or if they can reach them for just three. But their lawyers argued that prosecutors did not prove that the group had engaged in an illegal conspiracy that kept federal workers - employees of the Fish and ...

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Bill Clinton to campaign for Hillary Clinton on NC bus tour

Tomorrow, Clinton will launch a " Stronger Together " bus tour, which also includes stops in Rocky Mount , Goldsboro , Greenville and Fayetteville. Clinton has a narrow lead over Mr. Trump in the state. Former President Clinton is expected to make stops in Whiteville and Lumberton on Wednesday to talk about the impact of Hurricane Matthew.

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Indiana State Police Drug Take Back Results

Deputies said that they collected 171 pounds of prescription medications during their Prescription Take Back Initiative on Saturday. Ending the epidemic of prescription drug abuse has always been a focus of Action Family Counseling founder Cary Quashen, who said, "We have to get these drugs off the streets", he continued "I believe that things like this save lives".

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Massachusetts Senator Rips Into Donald Trump About 'Nasty Woman,' Comment, 'We've Had

Warren's comments were a reference to what Trump said during his third debate with Clinton, when he called her "such a nasty woman ". Get this, Donald, nasty women are tough, nasty women are smart, and nasty women VOTE . "He thinks that because he has a mouth full of Tic-Tacs, he can force himself on any woman within groping distance", she said. In more bad news for Trump, a new poll shows young voters turning to Clinton now that the race has settled down to two main candidates.

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Iraqi forces launch new advance northeast of Mosul

Iraqi forces retook the town of Bartella, around 15 kilometers (nine miles) east of Mosul, earlier this week, but are still facing pockets of resistance in the area. USA officials acknowledged Monday to VOA that the bid to contain the Ankara-Baghdad flare-up has been made much more hard by Sunday's shelling, which was announced by Binali Yildirim, the Turkish prime minister.