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February 21, 2018 2:50 PM Turkey to develop unmanned tanks, president says

Turkey's president says the country will develop unmanned tanks to minimize risks to soldiers in combat. Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the plan Wednesday during a speech delivered at a conference on Turkey's five-year development plan. His comments came as Turkey's military is carrying out a cross-border offensive in Syria to clear a border enclave 17

February 20, 2018 4:59 PM Spanish court rejects rapper's freedom of speech argument

MADRID – Spain's Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a rapper who argued that his lyrics praising terror groups were protected by freedom of expression laws. The court ruled Tuesday that Jose Miguel Arenas Beltran, a rapper best known as Valtonyc, distributed songs online that praised terrorism, insulted the Spanish royal family and threatened 15

February 20, 2018 12:32 PM Mitt Romney accepts Trump's endorsement in campaign for Senate

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday night to offer surprising support for a longtime nemesis. The president endorsed Republican Mitt Romney for senator, a position the former Massachusetts governor hopes to inherit from retiring GOP Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah. The president tweeted, "He will make a great Senator and worthy successor to @OrrinHatch 26

February 20, 2018 10:44 AM David Davis says UK won't slash standards after Brexit

LONDON – Britain's top Brexit official says his country wants to lead a "race to the top" in global standards, in a speech aimed at allaying European fears of a deregulated, laissez-faire U.K. economy. Brexit Secretary David Davis said Tuesday in Vienna that Brexit won't lead to "an Anglo-Saxon race to the bottom, with Britain plunged into a 'Mad Max'-style 18

February 19, 2018 6:14 AM Trump slams Oprah, hopes to see her 2020 run to 'expose and defeat'

Oprah Winfrey's Golden Globes speech fuels speculation about possible presidential run; reaction from Jeff Mason, White House correspondent for Reuters. President Donald Trump went after “very insecure” Oprah Winfrey on Sunday, tweeting that he hopes to see her run for president so “she can be exposed and defeated.” "Just watched a very insecure Oprah 22

February 16, 2018 7:13 PM New South African Leader Pledges Economic and Political Turnaround

JOHANNESBURG—South African President Cyril Ramaphosa gave his first State of the Nation address one day after taking office, pledging an economic and political turnaround and appealing to citizens and government to channel the spirit of antiapartheid icon Nelson Mandela. The speech, the key event in South Africa’s political year, had been delayed by a week, as the ruling 14

February 16, 2018 4:34 AM WATCH: Anthony Rizzo gives emotional speech at Stoneman Douglas vigil

The Cubs star is a 2007 graduate of the South Florida high school at center of Wednesday's tragedy Rizzo still has deep connections to the school. In January, Rizzo hosted a fundraiser for Stoneman and donated $150,000 toward the purchase of new stadium lights. Stoneman then renamed the baseball field in Rizzo's honor. Aaron Feis, who died a hero in Wednesday's 11

February 15, 2018 4:48 PM President Trump Vows to Make Schools Safer After Florida Shooting, No Mention of Guns

President Trump addressed the mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida, and vowed to make America's schools safer by tackling mental health issues. Conspicuously, he did NOT mention gun control issues during his speech Thursday morning. The President called the shooting an act of hatred and evil. He promised the nation's young people and parents he would 19

February 10, 2018 1:17 PM Justin Trudeau's motorcade crash injures 3, including California Highway Patrol Officer

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s motorcade was involved in a collision Friday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s motorcade was involved in a car crash Friday evening that left at least three people injured, including a California Highway Patrol officer. Trudeau, who was traveling in the motorcade at the time of the crash 26

February 10, 2018 7:14 AM Three hospitalized after highway patrol officer in Justin Trudeau’s motorcade crashes in California

A highway patrol officer who was on a motorcycle escorting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s vehicle through California on Friday collided with a civilian car. Three people were hospitalized Friday after a member of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s motorcade collided with a car in California. A highway patrol officer was on a motorcycle 20