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Protesters injured outside Turkish embassy in DC

Protesters injured outside Turkish embassy in DC

Erdogan said Tuesday that cooperation between the USA and Turkey is "very important for the world" and vowed to expand economic and military ties between the two countries. Erdogan, in turn, has said he hopes for improved relations with Washington under Trump. And for all the talk of their great relationship, Trump mispronounced Erdogan's name multiple times in his statement.


Painkillers may increase risk of heart attack

Painkillers may increase risk of heart attack

Researchers focused on the effect of taking three common anti-inflammatory painkillers over time; Ibuprofen, Diclofenac and Naproxen, along with two others called Celecoxib and Rofecoxib . It's also possible that people taking these drugs are, on average, already at higher risk than people not taking the drugs, he said, commenting that the study did not account for these factors in their calculations.


Latest N. Korean missile test may show progress toward ICBM, experts say

Latest N. Korean missile test may show progress toward ICBM, experts say

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un hailed the launch on Sunday as a test of the "perfect weapon system" and capable of carrying "a large-size heavy nuclear warhead". In Seoul, some citizens expressed frustration. However, South Korea downplayed the progress. The claim, if true, could mark an advancement in the North's ICBM program exceeding most expectations, said Kim Dong-yub, a professor at Kyungnam University's Institute of Far Eastern Studies in Seoul.



Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

Another tornado flattened much of a subdivision on the southern fringe of Elk City, Oklahoma, about 110 miles (180 kilometers) west of Oklahoma City. The National Weather Service says the storm started Tuesday night in the panhandle of Oklahoma and tracked into Kansas.


More than 60 guns seized from home of Ohio killer

More than 60 guns seized from home of Ohio killer

Chief DiSario and Krantz were each killed by a shotgun at the Kirkersville nursing home, according to the newspaper. A search warrant return lists 64 firearms, including rifles, shotguns and handguns. After being found guilty of three misdemeanor charges of domestic violence in March, Higgins sentenced Hartless to 90 days in jail. Higgins says apparently "mistakes were made" and that understanding what happened is important.



WannaCry: Businesses could face lawsuits for not updating Windows-based computer systems

The hacking tool, developed by the US National Security Agency and codenamed EsteeMaudit, has been adapted and is now available for criminal use, according to security analysts. government's "stockpiling" of cyberweapons. Shares in the Purefunds ISE Cyber Security ETF, an exchange-traded fund that tracks cybersecurity companies, closed the day up 3.2 percent.