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Trump records robocall in Georgia congressional race

And the district has historically been Republican-leaning, although it was much less so in the 2016 election than it had been previously. President Donald Trump on Monday morning entered the fray of the upcoming special election in Georgia's sixth congressional district, where Democrat Jon Ossoff is vying to score an upset and fill a vacated House seat.


Omar Abdullah questions J&K govt's handling of students' protests

Omar Abdullah questions J&K govt's handling of students' protests

Abdullah took to Twitter to condemn Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's governance and quipped that she had completely failed to provide leadership and direction to the state. "Elections to the parliamentary seat (Anantnag), which Mehbooba Mufti had left, can't be held". Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has expressed her concern and anguish over the surfacing of few videos reportedly from Budgam and has sought a detailed report from the police in this regard.


The EU Cools On Turkey After Referendum

The EU Cools On Turkey After Referendum

The main secularist opposition People's Republican Party, known as CHP, also weighed in, saying it was still unclear how many votes were affected. "The impact of this referendum in terms of Turkey's democratic credentials on the world stage is unfortunately negative", said Marc Pierini, an expert with the Carnegie Europe think tank.



Alabama Governor Robert Bentley Quits Over Sex Scandal, Kay Ivey Replaces Him

Former Alabama Secretary of Law Enforcement Spencer Collier also blew the whistle as concerned Bentley security officer Ray Lewis played the audio footage for him as recorded by Bentley's wife. Democratic Party Chairman Nancy Worley said Republican corruption "has spread like kudzu throughout our state", and longtime party activist Doug Jones said the door is open for Democrats to make gains.


Trump congratulates Erdogan on disputed poll

Trump congratulates Erdogan on disputed poll

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday congratulated President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a telephone call following a "Yes" win on a constitutional referendum, the Turkish Presidency's press office said. Mr Erdogan also said the country could hold a referendum on its long-stalled European Union membership bid. "The crusader mentality in the West and its servants at home have attacked us", he said.



Trump tweets on tax returns

Trump has ignored calls to release his tax returns, arguing that he is under audit. More than a dozen people were arrested in Berkeley, Calif., over the weekend after violent clashes erupted in the streets between pro-Trump and anti-Trump groups.